Questions to Ask When Considering Buying a Home.
1. What amount of monthly payments can I afford? (mortgage, taxes, utilities, etc.)
2. How much is my down payment? 3. Do I have funds set aside for closing costs? 4. Are my needs likely to change in the next 12-24 months? (job change, starting a family, etc.) 5. Is my job stable? 6. Do I have the time and energy for this process? (Looking ...
Posted by Ghazaleh Tehrani
on November 18, 2013
Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2014 - Top 10 Cities Includes Vancouver
Lonely Planet's list of the ten best cities to visit in 2014 is out and Vancouver is on the list at number seven. Point to Vancouver's mountain, park, and beaches and our active lifestyle they have this to say about Vancouver:
Vancouver delivers on nature’s eye-candy – visit, and you’ll never be too ...
Posted by Matt Collinge
on November 1, 2013
It's not quite time to hibernate. Fall in Vancouver has proven to be one of the best in a while. Blue Skies, colorful leaves and sunny days. There's no reason to stay inside and what better thing to draw you out of the house than a little music. Vancouver's music scene this October has a band for everyone it seems. From pop to hip hop, classical, alternative rock, indie rock and punk, take your ...
Posted by Sandra Laratta
on October 17, 2013
If you're looking for something to do during this holiday season then the annual Vancouver Christmas Market is something you may want to consider thinking about. Check out this article from Vancitybuzz:
"It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The beloved annual Vancouver Christmas Market opens for its fourth year November 22nd to December 24th, 2013, transforming ...
Posted by Karson Wong
on October 16, 2013
Hi Mike, I'm currently working with 3 buyers I picked up from floor shift. One buyer who I picked up in September, which we are actively looking every weekend. The other 2 buyers I picked up this month and am showing properties to both. I am quite certain 2 out of 3 buyers will be writing an offer with me this month. I will keep you posted! Thank you,
Vanny Vay Real ...
Posted by Michael LaPrairie
on October 11, 2013
I'm going green with a change of transport. Losing the car and picking up the bike is a great way stay active in a workplace that tends to take your time at the gym away in exchange for a front seat at the office desk.
Recently I built a bike, oversized to match my height and have been riding round Vancouver's downtown core to jump between showings. It's easier than you think and I'll be ...
Posted by Jonathan Jones
on October 11, 2013
Be sure to check out Draconids meteor shower tonight! Runs October 6-10 but will peak tonight October 7 from around midnight till early Tuesday morning. Lets just hope the Vancouver weather will cooperate with all us star gazers!
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Posted by Sarah Chu
on October 7, 2013
Its that time of year again when the Interior Design Show invades Vancouver and the Vancouver Convention Center. This is a great show to check out if you are thinking of doing a renovation or just looking for ideas.
Take a day between September 19-22 and go check out the show.
Posted by Jules Seaman
on September 18, 2013
I just joined Century 21 In Town Realty. Off to a great start
Posted by Brian Buchko
on September 4, 2013
The Huffington Post B.C.
The much-touted Compass Card being rolled out by TransLink this fall came under attack Wednesday when it emerged that passengers who preferred to stick with cash will be heavily penalized.
Bus tickets purchased by cash will no longer be valid for transfer onto the SkyTrain system, instead, travelers will have to purchase a second fare to continue their journey. ...
Posted by David Hutchinson
on August 14, 2013