Blog by Corina Marin

509 108 E 1st Ave., Vancouver, BC

November 17th, 2014

I just sold this Apartment, 509 108 E 1st Ave., Vancouver, BC

Meccanica is the latest project by Cressey, Rafii Architects, Insight Design Group with 165 high-design homes in vibrant Southeast False Creek. Homes are Meccanica are BIG, and feel incredibly spacious thanks to Cressey’s fine detailing of their floor plans to find efficiency in every square inch. Smart storage solutions and ample ...

Parc Elise

November 5th, 2014
Parc Elise is a new condo and townhouse development by DAVA Developments and Fougere Architecture, currently in preconstruction at 4488 Cambie Street in Vancouver. The development has a total of 102 units, 19 townhouses and 83 apartments, in two mid-rise towers, 6 storeys each, Air-conditioning, aiming for Gold LEED Certification.

Parc Elise

This area is undergoing tremendous growth and densification, tr ...

GST on Real Estate transactions

November 5th, 2014
Now that the HST has been changed back to a GST / PST model, there’s a lot of questions out there with regards to how things work with regards to purchasing real estate.  The following should clear up most questions.  

How does G.S.T. apply to used residential housing?

It does not. Used residential housing is’ not subject to G.S.T.

How does G.S.T. apply to new residential housing?

G.S.T. is payab ...