Category: Surrey News

Housing slowdown continues, says Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

12/06/2018

Housing slowdown continues, says Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

By Gord Macdonald, News Anchor  CKNW

Published: December 4, 2018 11:30 am

WATCH: New numbers on Metro Vancouver home ... Read More

Fraser Valley market stays quiet through November

12/05/2018

SURREY, BC – Despite November’s market continuing at a slower pace and dropping compared to all-time highs in 2017, sales and inventory levels for the month were on par with historical averages ... Read More

BCREA Housing Market Update (November 2018)

11/19/2018

BCRealEstateAssn

Published on Nov 15, 2018

BCREA Housing Market Update (November 2018)

BC Real Estate Association (BCREA) Deputy Chief Economist Brendon Ogmundson discusses the October 2018 ... Read More

October brings slight bump to sales for Fraser Valley

11/02/2018

SURREY, BC – The Fraser Valley housing market saw slight increases in both total transactions and overall inventory this month after sales hit their lowest point for the year in September.

The ... Read More

Fraser Valley becomes favoured real estate investment destination

10/04/2018

Giant distribution centre and transit decision reflect reasons Metro developers, investors, homebuyers are heading south across the Fraser

WI Staff / Western Investor
OCTOBER 3, 2018 10:20 AM

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BC has the fastest-rising home prices in Canada

08/29/2018

Eric Zimmer Aug 29, 2018 11:59 am

Source: http://dailyhive.com/vancouver/bc-fastest-rising-home-prices-canada-2018

While the City of Vancouver continues to wrestle with the dubious distinction ... Read More

By the numbers: What’s behind the shift in Metro Vancouver’s housing market?

08/28/2018

Metro Vancouver’s housing market has been the focal point of public discussion for the past few years. In the face of record-breaking sales and rising prices, all three levels of government took ... Read More

Court ruling will mean more real estate sales transparency

08/25/2018

by MARTIN MACMAHON AND THE CANADIAN PRESS

Original Post Aug 23, 2018 1:00 pm PDT

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – A Supreme Court of Canada ruling will clear the way for more consumer access to real ... Read More

BCREA Housing Market Update (August)

08/09/2018

BC Real Estate Association (BCREA) Chief Economist Cameron Muir discusses the July 2018 statistics.

Source: https://www.youtube.com/user/BCRealEstateAssn

A Return to Balance for BC Housing Market

07/30/2018

Vancouver, BC – July 13, 2018. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a total of 7,884 residential unit sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) ... Read More

Federal agency detects “moderate evidence of overheating” in Metro Vancouver housing market

07/28/2018

by Charlie Smith on July 27th, 2018 at 9:56 AM

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation has concluded that the country's housing market "remains highly vulnerable".

This is "primarily due to ... Read More

B.C. government takes step to crack down on tax evasion in real estate

07/27/2018

Property purchased through trusts and corporations to require additional buyer information Cory Correia · CBC News · Posted: Jul 25, 2018 7:49 PM PT | Last Updated: July 25

Taking aim at tax ... Read More

CMHC moves to make it easier for self-employed to obtain mortgage

07/20/2018

The Canadian Press

OTTAWA -- Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. is making changes intended to make it easier for the self-employed to qualify for a mortgage.

The national housing agency says ... Read More

Welcome to the era of flat home prices

06/20/2018

By Erica Alini
National Online Journalist, Money/Consumer  Global News

Canada’s housing market has been on a tear for years, but that era may now be over.

This year’s spring housing market ... Read More

2017 Mortgage Consumer Survey

05/01/2018

The largest and most comprehensive survey of its kind in Canada.

In March 2017, CMHC completed an online survey of 3,002 recent mortgage consumers, all prime household decision-makers who had ... Read More

Fraser Valley homes pick up modest price increases in March

04/09/2018

by Carlito Pablo on April 4th, 2018 at 11:21 AM

Home sellers in the Fraser Valley earned gains in March.

A typical Fraser Valley condo cost $440,000 in March, up by 4.3 percent compared to ... Read More

Lack of supply continues to command Fraser Valley housing market

03/08/2018

SURREY, BC – Despite slight increases in both active and new inventory in the Valley, overall supply in February remained well below the ten-year average for the month historically.

The Fraser ... Read More

B.C. home owners fight ‘speculation’ tax with petition

03/08/2018

Joannah Connolly / Vancouver Courier
MARCH 8, 2018 10:59 AM

Home owners from within and outside of B.C. are rapidly signing up to a petition that is aims to fight the provincial government’s ... Read More

Vancouver has highest construction costs in Canada

03/08/2018

WI Staff Western Investor
March 7, 2018

Detached homes cost up to $460,000 to build in Vancouver, versus $420,000 in Toronto and $300,000 in Calgary

A high-quality 2,000-square-foot detached ... Read More

Fraser Valley Real Estate Board Monthly Statistics Package January 2018

02/03/2018

For Immediate Release: February 2, 2017

2018 brings more of the same for Fraser Valley real estate
SURREY, BC – Fraser Valley housing market activity in January continued on the momentum seen ... Read More

Douglas Todd: B.C. mayors start targeting speculators to cool housing prices

02/02/2018

The province’s mayors and councillors brought a sharp new focus Thursday to finding effective ways to cool intense foreign and domestic speculation in housing.

The Union of B.C. Municipalities ... Read More

Housing price increases in Fraser Valley outpace Vancouver

02/01/2018

Latest CMHC market assessment says reason is push to buy cheaper condos in North Delta, Surrey and Langley
By Chad Pawson, CBC News Posted: Jan 30, 2018 11:28 AM PT Last Updated: Jan 30, 2018 ... Read More

Vancouver Empty Homes Tax

01/31/2018

Each home owner will have received a property status declaration from the City to determine if their property is subject to the Empty Homes Tax.

These declarations are due on February 2, 2018. ... Read More

The Civic show home open Saturday and Sunday between 2PM and 4PM

01/22/2018

A limited number of homes have been re-released – This is your opportunity to own the perfect home in downtown Langley. Visit our show home on Saturday and Sunday between 2PM and 4PM – 20241 ... Read More

Steady sales and diminished listings characterize 2017 for the Metro Vancouver housing market

01/03/2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

After reaching record levels in 2015 and 2016, Metro Vancouver home sales returned to more historically normal levels in 2017. Home listings, on the other hand, came ... Read More

Another big year for Fraser Valley real estate

01/03/2018

The Fraser Valley housing market had its second highest selling year on record in 2017, with total MLS® transactions and dollar volume sold behind only 2016’s unprecedented level of activity.

... Read More

Greater Vancouver home assessments up 1-30% in 2018: BC Assessment

01/02/2018

BC Assessment says property assessments are now in the mail. Property taxes payable for 2018 will be based on these assessed values at rates set this spring by each separate municipality. If ... Read More

Government adds new qualifying requirements for uninsured mortgages

01/01/2018

Effective January 1, 2018, home buyers who don't require mortgage insurance — those with a down payment of 20 per cent or more — must qualify for their mortgage at a higher rate.

This new stress ... Read More

Happy New Year

01/01/2018

October fails to scare away home buyers in the Fraser Valley

11/07/2017

SURREY, BC – Ongoing demand for properties in the Fraser Valley saw overall sales reach the second highest point for an October in the Board’s history.

The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board ... Read More

Where are BC’s Best Bets for Real Estate Investment?

11/07/2017

Six of the top 10 cities are in the Lower Mainland, according to annual rankings

The rapidly growing city of Surrey is once again ranked as the best bet to invest your buck in real estate, ... Read More

October sales exceed historical average

11/06/2017

Metro Vancouver* home sales exceeded typical historical levels in October with the majority concentrated in the townhouse and apartment markets.

 

 

 

The Real Estate Board of Greater ... Read More

Surrey beats Vancouver in list of Top 10 cities in B.C. to invest in real estate

11/06/2017

The Real Estate Investment Network (REIN) has released its new list of Top 10 cities in B.C. to buy real estate in the next five years.

Surrey tops the list, with Vancouver coming in 10th place. ... Read More

The 23rd annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive kicks off November 14

11/06/2017

The 23rd annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive kicks off November 14. It’s the largest and longest running blanket drive in the Lower Mainland.

Between November 14 and 21, REALTOR® volunteers will ... Read More

Now Selling in Downtown Langley – Studio, one, two bedroom and flex homes in downtown Langley.

09/09/2017

Expect a warm welcome when arriving home at The Civic. The combination of brick and wood accents gives architecture an urban West Coast edge. A private courtyard with a playground is perfect for ... Read More

Continued demand for attached homes brings second strongest August historically

09/05/2017

Continued demand for attached homes brings second strongest August historically

SURREY, BC – Persistent and growing demand for townhomes and apartments in the Fraser Valley led to the second ... Read More

Fraser Valley home sales still strong despite summer slowdown

08/14/2017

SURREY, BC – Sales activity remained strong in July, despite month-over-month decreases for each of the three major residential property types. This was the sixth strongest July historically for ... Read More

REALTORS® raise $154,000 and counting for wildfire victims

08/11/2017

REALTORS® across the country have so far raised over $154,000 for the Red Cross BC Fires Appeal to support the communities affected by the ongoing wildfires in BC.

These donations are helping ... Read More

Canadian home sales fall 6.7 percent in June; prices keep rising in Vancouver and Fraser Valley

07/19/2017

The Canadian Real Estate Association's latest statistics suggest that Ontario's Golden Horseshoe's housing market is experiencing a correction—with a monthly drop of 3.59 percent in ... Read More

Growing sales in Fraser Valley met with bump in new inventory

06/03/2017

SURREY, BC – The Fraser Valley saw a much-needed increase to new housing inventory entering the market in May, supporting growing demand for residential properties in the region. Last month marked ... Read More

BC Home Sales and Prices are Both Up – and Down

05/16/2017

It might not be as hot a spring as last year, but it’s a lot hotter than fall – at least in terms of the BC real estate stats released May 15 by the British Columbia Real Estate Association ... Read More

Is it still a seller market?

05/16/2017

Housing inventory at 20-year low, B.C. Real Estate Association says

Demand rapidly outpacing supply, according to real estate professional association
By Matt Meuse, CBC News Posted: May 15, ... Read More

The Heights Condos - Now Sold Out

05/16/2017

We'd like to wish all the new Heights Condo home owners continued enjoyment in their home.

SYNC Sold Out

05/12/2017

Dear New SYNC home owner,

May your new home be filled with health, happiness and joy throughout the coming year and for many years to come! There's no place like home!

FAQs on Removing Financing Subjects

05/03/2017

By: Atrina Kouroshnia Mortgage Expert

Source: http://www.rew.ca/news/faqs-on-removing-financing-subjects-1.13881714

While I once thought our local real estate market was our collective ... Read More

Fraser Valley and Greater Vancouver March 2017 Real Estate Info graphics

04/09/2017

Infographic: Fraser Valley Real Estate, March 2017

Second-busiest March ever sets a record benchmark price for a Fraser Valley home, but that hides wild variations by city.

There were 2,020 ... Read More

Fraser Valley enjoys healthy market in February

04/05/2017

Attached home sales thrive as overall inventory remains scarce

SURREY, BC – The Fraser Valley housing market returned to more typical levels in February, with sales and new listing intake on-par ... Read More

House Hunting Suggestions

03/11/2017

If you’re thinking of purchasing a home, you’ve probably already started looking. You may have seen quite a few homes and the details are starting to become somewhat hazy and jumbled.

Do you ... Read More

SYNC – Savings and New inventory!!!

03/11/2017

SYNC's New Home Buyers Bonus & the release of their Final Phase!

Lakewood's New Home Buyers Bonus combined with the release of their final phase = great savings and great select of New ... Read More

Fraser Valley enjoys healthy market in February

03/11/2017

SURREY, BC – The Fraser Valley housing market returned to more typical levels in February, with sales and new listing intake on-par with the 10-year average for the month.

The Fraser Valley Real ... Read More

Up to $20,000* off on select homes

02/18/2017

For a limited time – Up to $20,000* off on select homes

* Ask Sales Staff for Details – 778.590.7283

It doesn’t always happen, but when it does you will know it… that’s when your life is in ... Read More

Economy, Population Growth Support Housing Demand Through 2018

02/18/2017

BCREA 2017 First Quarter Housing Forecast Update

Vancouver, BC – February 17, 2017. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) released its 2017 First Quarter Housing Forecast Update ... Read More

The Height Condo’s For Sale in Surrey

12/26/2016

Style and Great Value at The Height Condos in Surrey

Showhomes open Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm, Or anytime by appointment.
T: 778-545-8737 | E: info@theheightsliving.ca | ... Read More

Save Big! Take Advantage of the SYNC’s Holiday Buyers Bonus

12/21/2016

Holiday Buyers Bonus On Now For A Limited Time! Value up to $10,000* on New 2 and 3 Bedroom Townhomes

SYNC features an exclusive collection of 119 (two and three bedroom) townhouse nestled in ... Read More

The Heights condos, luxurious, convenient, and spacious new condos for sale in South Surrey.

12/19/2016

Style and Great Value at The Height Condos in Surrey

Showhomes open Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm, Or anytime by appointment.
T: 778-545-8737 | E: info@theheightsliving.ca | ... Read More

SYNC - Featured Townhomes For Sale in Surrey

12/14/2016

Holiday Buyers Bonus On Now For A Limited Time! Value up to $10,000* on New 2 and 3 Bedroom Townhomes

SYNC features an exclusive collection of 119 (two and three bedroom) townhouse nestled in ... Read More

Built for those who cherish and aspire for perfection.

12/12/2016

The ideal combination of value and style, amazing interior and exterior design features and a prime location make Condos at The Heights the best value among condos for sale in Surrey.

Showhomes ... Read More

Holiday Buyers Bonus On Now For A Limited Time! Value up to $10,000*

12/08/2016

SYNC Townhomes Sales in South Surrey Holiday Buyers Bonus On Now For A Limited Time! Value up to $10,000* on New 2 and 3 Bedroom Townhomes.

SYNC features an exclusive collection of 119 (two and ... Read More

The Heights Condo Sales in Surrey

12/05/2016

Showhomes open Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm, Or anytime by appointment.
T: 778-545-8737 | E: info@theheightsliving.ca | http://www.theheightsliving.ca/
2845 & 2855 156th Street, Surrey

Save Big! Take Advantage of the SYNC’s Holiday Buyers Bonus

12/01/2016

Holiday Buyers Bonus On Now For A Limited Time! Value up to $10,000* on New 2 and 3 Bedroom Townhomes

SYNC features an exclusive collection of 119 (two and three bedroom) townhouse nestled in ... Read More

Best Value - The Heights Condos - Now Selling

11/17/2016

T: 778-545-8737 | E: info@theheightsliving.ca | http://www.theheightsliving.ca/

2845 & 2855 156th Street, Surrey

Showhomes open Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm, Or anytime by appointment.

Ultimate ... Read More

Hurry into SYNC for Lakewood’s FALL BUYER BONUS (limited time only)! Value up to $10,000!

11/11/2016

Hurry into SYNC for Lakewood's FALL BUYER BONUS (limited time only)! Value up to $10,000! Visit our Sales Center located at 14555 68th Street for more details!

Sync is an inspiring new ... Read More

FALL HOME BUYER BONUS (limited time only)! Value up to $10,000!

11/09/2016

Hurry into SYNC for Lakewood's FALL BUYER BONUS (limited time only)! Value up to $10,000! Visit our Sales Center located at 14555 68th Street for more details!

Sync is an inspiring new ... Read More

TransLink will open Evergreen Line on Dec. 2

11/07/2016

The long-awaited $1.43-billion Evergreen Line is slated to start running between Burnaby and Coquitlam on Dec. 2.

Northeast Metro residents will be getting an early Christmas present when the ... Read More

Changes to the SkyTrain Operating Pattern

10/24/2016

To get ready for the launch of the Millennium Line Evergreen Extension, we've changed the operating pattern of the SkyTrain network. This change occurred on October 22, in advance of the Evergreen ... Read More

FALL BUYER BONUS (limited time only)! Value up to $10,000

10/24/2016

Hurry into SYNC for Lakewood's FALL BUYER BONUS (limited time only)! Value up to $10,000! Visit our Sales Center located at 14555 68th Street for more details!

See more details at syncliving.ca

... Read More

The Heights Featured Condos for sales in South Surrey are about elevated expectations and enviable l

10/12/2016

T: 778-545-8737 | E: info@theheightsliving.ca | http://www.theheightsliving.ca/

2845 & 2855 156th Street, Surrey

Showhomes open Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm, Or anytime by appointment.

Ultimate ... Read More

3 Bedroom Townhomes For Sale in Surrey BC | Sync by Lakewood

10/11/2016

An exclusive collection of townhomes nestled in Surrey

Sync is an inspiring new collection of townhomes. Close to everything yet tucked away in a quiet greenbelt off the beaten track. It’s a ... Read More

The Heights Surrey Condos – New South Surrey Condos for Sale

10/10/2016

T: 778-545-8737 | E: info@theheightsliving.ca | http://www.theheightsliving.ca/

2845 & 2855 156th Street, Surrey

Showhomes open Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm, Or anytime by appointment.

Ultimate ... Read More

Fraser Valley inventory reaches highest level in 2016 as sales settle for fall season

10/06/2016

SURREY, BC – Housing sales in the Fraser Valley continued to slow throughout September, dropping below the ten-year sales average for the month for the first time this year.

The Fraser Valley ... Read More

Ottawa tightens mortgage requirements and targets foreign money

10/03/2016

Ottawa has announced new rules aimed at limiting foreign money into Canadian real estate and ensuring that borrowers take on mortgages they can afford.

"Overall, I believe the housing market is ... Read More

SYNC - Featured Townhomes For Sale in Surrey

09/06/2016

Sync is an inspiring new collection of townhomes nestled in the heart of Surrey’s emerging Uplands neighbourhood.  Close to everything yet tucked away in a quiet greenbelt off the beaten track. ... Read More

The Heights Featured Condos for sales in South Surrey

09/03/2016

Act Now for Best Selection! 66 condominiums in South Surrey are about elevated expectations and enviable lifestyles.  Amazing interior and exterior design features and a prime location in a ... Read More

Sales activity continues to slow down for the Fraser Valley in August

09/02/2016

SURREY, BC – While sales in August remained above the ten-year average for the month historically, the number of transactions processed in the Fraser Valley continued to decrease following this ... Read More

SYNC - Featured Townhomes For Sale in Surrey

08/09/2016

Sync is an inspiring new collection of townhomes nestled in the heart of Surrey’s emerging Uplands neighbourhood.  Close to everything yet tucked away in a quiet greenbelt off the beaten track. ... Read More

The Heights Featured Condos for sales in South Surrey

08/01/2016

66 new condominiums in South Surrey are about elevated expectations and enviable lifestyles. 

Ultimate convenience with a wide range of everyday amenities right at their doorstep. Shopping, ... Read More

Help shape the National Housing Strategy

07/25/2016

The Government of Canada believes that all Canadians deserve access to housing that meets their needs and that they can afford.

Achieving good housing outcomes for Canadians requires ... Read More

What to expect in Canadian real estate for the rest of 2016

07/20/2016

As the dust settles from Brexit, the Bank of Canada will wait longer to hike the overnight rate, encouraging the fevered pace of activity in the country’s hottest housing markets to continue ... Read More

FACT OF THE WEEK - July 19, 2016

07/20/2016

Canadian home values rose by $50,619 this past year — more than the average Canadian earns annually.

Read the full story :  ... Read More

Home Demand in Fraser Valley Stays Strong in June, Sales Up 21%

07/11/2016

Board Fraser Valley real estate transactions show less of an early-summer cool-off than those in Greater Vancouver, and home prices just keep on rising.

June’s real estate sales in the Fraser ... Read More

Fraser Valley housing market remains hectic

07/10/2016

July, 05 2016 10:23:35 am, by FVREB

SURREY, BC – Consistent with the preceding two months, June saw a record-setting number of sales for the month historically, but continued easing off since ... Read More

Professional association of Fraser Valley REALTORS® supports moving forward with IAG recommendations

07/02/2016

June, 30 2016 10:17:47 am, by FVREB

SURREY, BC – The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) strongly supports moving forward with the recommendations brought forward by the Real Estate Council ... Read More

Demand in the Fraser Valley extends to townhomes and apartments

06/28/2016

SURREY, BC – Consumer demand for real estate in the Fraser Valley continued through May, with overall sales once again reaching record-breaking numbers for the month historically.

The Fraser ... Read More

66 new condominiums at The Heights in South Surrey

06/27/2016

Condos at The Heights is about elevated expectations and enviable lifestyles.

Ultimate convenience with a wide range of everyday amenities right at their doorstep. Shopping, coffee shops and ... Read More

An exclusive collection of townhomes nestled in Surrey’s Uplands neighbourhood

06/27/2016

Sync is an inspiring new collection of townhomes in the heart of Surrey’s emerging Uplands neighbourhood.  Close to everything yet tucked away in a quiet greenbelt off the beaten track. It’s a ... Read More

B.C. first to land transit project cash as Justin Trudeau unveils funding deal

06/16/2016

Transit users in Metro Vancouver will see a boost in service after regional mayors on Thursday secured funding from the provincial and federal government to move ahead with the first phase of ... Read More

FEATURED PROJECT: CONDO’S AT THE HEIGHTS for Sale in Surrey

05/24/2016

With amazing interior and exterior design features and a prime location in a greatly expanding community, Condos at The Heights built by Lakewood is a great buyer opportunity.

Come visit our ... Read More

FEATURED PROJECT: 2 and 3 Bedroom Townhomes for Sale in Surrey

05/04/2016

SYNC – PHASE 4 JUST RELEASED
2 + 3 Bedroom Townhomes Starting from the mid $300’s

Sync is an inspiring new collection of townhomes in the heart of Surrey’s emerging Uplands neighbourhood.  ... Read More

Fraser Valley real estate saw record-breaking numbers with historical April sales

05/03/2016

Areas covered by Fraser Valley Real Estate Board include: NORTH DELTA, SURREY, THE LANGLEYS, WHITE ROCK, ABBOTSFORD, MISSION

SURREY, BC – Once again Fraser Valley real estate saw record-breaking ... Read More

FEATURED PROJECT: New Condos for Sale in Surrey

04/26/2016

CONDOS AT THE HEIGHTS – NOW SELLING!

Located in the heart of the desirable Grandview Heights community, Condos at the Heights offers its residents ultimate convenience with a wide range of ... Read More

Canadian Real Estate Association - Resources and Economist’s Monthly Report

04/24/2016

Canadian Real Estate Association, CREA is a national association, advocate for policies that promote a vibrant and sustainable real estate industry and that ensure real estate property rights and ... Read More

Now Selling SYNC Townhomes – Phase 4 Just Released!

04/08/2016

2 + 3 Bedroom Townhomes Starting from the mid $300’s

Lakewood introduces a new collection of luxury townhomes located in the heart of Surrey. Sync brings it all together with a wide range of ... Read More

March sees highest monthly sales on record for Fraser Valley

04/04/2016

SURREY, BC – Fraser Valley real estate hit a historical high in March, setting the record for sales processed in one month since the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board’s (FVREB) inception in 1921.

... Read More

March Metro Vancouver home sales set an all-time record

04/04/2016

Metro Vancouver home sales eclipsed 5,000 in March for the first time on record.

Residential property sales in the region totalled 5,173 in March 2016, an increase of 27.4 per cent from the ... Read More

THIS IS NO APRIL FOOLS – SYNC Townhomes are Selling Fast!

04/01/2016

Make a plan this Saturday & Sunday to tour these exceptional townhomes, sales centre is open daily noon to 5pm (Closed Fridays)

Now Selling
2 + 3 Bedroom Townhomes Priced from the low $300’s

... Read More

VIDEO: B.C. government cracks down on real estate abuse

03/18/2016

It is arguably the most controversial issue in Metro Vancouver right now — housing affordability. Today Premier Christy Clark unveiled her government’s plan on cracking down on the shady practice ... Read More

VIDEO: Vancouver real estate speculation called ‘unpoliced, unregulated and rampant’

03/17/2016

Vancouver real estate speculation called 'unpoliced, unregulated and rampant'
NDP MLA David Eby's had strong words for the crowd but said the goal of the town hall meeting was to find solutions. ... Read More

Metro Vancouver home buyers set a record pace in February

03/08/2016

Residential property sales in the region totalled 4,172 in February 2016, an increase of 36.3 per cent from the 3,061 sales recorded in February 2015 and an increase of 65.6 per cent compared to ... Read More

Vancouver real estate: vacant home rate flat since 2002, says city report

03/08/2016

90% of empty housing units in Vancouver are condominiums, according to report released today.

CBC News Posted: Mar 08, 2016 11:11 AM PT

The percentage of vacant homes in Vancouver has remained ... Read More

City of Vancouver to release report on vacant housing

03/07/2016

Report to Vancouver Council to look at types of housing sitting vacant and ownership information on those homes.

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Speculative investors are getting a lot of the blame for ... Read More

National home sales edged up by 0.5% from Dec to Jan

03/01/2016

According to statistics released February 16, 2016 by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales rebounded in January 2016 compared to the previous month.

 

... Read More

PROJECT UPDATE: SYNC Phased 3 Just Released! PRIMA Selling Strong!

03/01/2016

The Agency develops efficient and effective sales and project marketing strategies that anticipate consumer demands.

SURREY HOME SALES

The SYNC's phase 3 has been released and offers 2 and 3 ... Read More

Survey: Two-in-three would like government to intervene more in the real estate sector

03/01/2016

http://angusreid.org/

February 26, 2016 – A comprehensive survey of Canadians from coast to coast indicates perceptions of high housing prices in the Canadian real estate market exist and extend ... Read More

Do ordinary citizens have enough say in planning and development in their communities?

02/25/2016
Photo by: Brigitte Werner
Courtesy: https://pixabay.com/en/vancouver-skyline-buildings-53597/

 

A new research study conducted by McAllister Opinion Research, on behalf of the Real Estate ... Read More

PROJECT UPDATE: Brooklyn Village Sold Out – SYNC Phased 3 Just Released!

02/21/2016

Our Brooklyn Village project is now sold out, we would like to wish all new Brooklyn Village home owners the best.

If you are in the market for great value townhomes in Surrey please visit us at ... Read More

Big tax break to buyers of new homes - Do You Quality?

02/21/2016

The 2016 B.C. Provincial Budget now offers a Property Transfer Tax Exemption on Newly Built Homes

 

The Newly Built Home Exemption reduces or eliminates the amount of property transfer tax you ... Read More

B.C. budget offers new-home buyers big incentives

02/17/2016

In a bid to make housing within reach of more people , the B.C. government will give a big tax break to buyers of new homes ...

Article source: Business In Vancouver: biv.com, By Jen St. Denis

... Read More

What ‘average’ Vancouver home price buys in Fraser Valley –  IN PICTURES

02/04/2016

Compare Real Estate Values – Slideshow of what the ‘average’ Vancouver home price can buy you in Fraser Valley.
Source: BC.CTVNEWS.CA - View Slideshow Now

With the average price of a detached ... Read More

Buying a Home? Are You Ready for the New Down Payment Rules?

02/01/2016

The increase to the minimum down payment for home purchases over $500,000 is two weeks away. Mortgage expert Atrina Kouroshnia explains the changes.

Source: www.rew.ca/news/
By: Atrina ... Read More

Support for Massey Tunnel replacement highest in Surrey: survey

02/01/2016

Source: Business in Vancouver
Transportation
By Emma Crawford Hampel

Almost two-thirds of Surrey residents support the proposal to remove the George Massey Tunnel and replace it with a bridge. ... Read More

Federal infrastructure goals put power in pockets of big-city mayors

02/01/2016

The race is on for access to the billions in federal infrastructure dollars that have been promised by the Liberal government in Ottawa. And it is almost assuredly going to be won by the country’s ... Read More

Surrey leads single-family home construction growth

01/31/2016

Source: Business Vancouver
Real Estate
By Patrick Blennerhassett

With approximately 83,600 new single-family detached homes built in 2015, Surrey has become a leader in growth and development ... Read More

No change to key interest rate as Bank of Canada sees strength in exports

01/31/2016

Source: news.BuzzBuzzHome, By: Josh Sherman
No change to key interest rate as Bank of Canada sees strength in exports
The Bank of Canada is keeping the key interest rate target at 0.5 per cent, ... Read More

Canadian home sales in 2015 nearly break all-time sales record

01/31/2016

2015 was the second-best year on record for home sales in Canada, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).

The number of homes changing hands nationwide last year increased 5.5 ... Read More

Surrey Condo Market Snapshot: Dec 2015

01/17/2016

While Surrey's 133 December sales were down over November by a little over six per cent, they were 43 per cent higher than December 2014. Median sales prices for last month also tell an ... Read More

Coming Soon – 2 and 3 Bedroom Townhomes in South Surrey

01/17/2016

'SYNC' features an exclusive collection of 119 (two and three bedroom) townhouse nestled in the quaint Highland Creek neighbourhood.
To receive the latest information on this project, including ... Read More

New for 2016 - Compass Card Required for Monthly Pass

12/31/2015

The full implementation phase of TransLink’s Compass Card is quickly approaching: As of January 1, 2016, monthly passholders will need to acquire the Compass Card as paper passes will be ... Read More

Happy New Year

12/31/2015

Wishing You Joy, Happiness and Good Fortunes in years to come.

Get Happy Over The Holidays

12/24/2015

Here are 10 holiday vacation activities that can actually make you happier and less stressed.

Courtesy of Fox News: ... Read More

Influx of high-income earners has helped restaurant scene take off

12/13/2015

Gentrification heats up food boom in South Surrey
Influx of high-income earners has helped restaurant scene take off

As the gentrification and metamorphosis of South Surrey continues, a ... Read More

Vancouver Will See Canada’s Steepest House Price Rises Again in 2016: RE/MAX

12/12/2015

Demand showing no signs of waning, although price rise in metropolitan area will be slower than the 17 per cent seen in 2015, predicts brokerage

With home prices in Greater Vancouver up more ... Read More

G3 is move in Ready 2 bedrooms from only $219,900 net GST included!

12/09/2015

It does'nt get any better than this. GS3 is move in ready. 219,900 net GST included.

Brand New Guildford Aquatic Centre - Now Open!

03/25/2015

Yesterday was an exciting day for members of the Guildford, Surrey community as the public got a glimpse of the brand new, highly anticipated Guildford Aquatic Centre.

The brand new pool is open ... Read More

Fraser Valley housing sales see 9.8% increase in January

02/11/2015

Much like the Greater Vancouver housing market, the Fraser Valley housing market also experienced a jump in January 2015 home sales.

Total home sales last month reached 731, representing a ... Read More

BC Residential Building Permits Rise 30.8% in October 2014

12/09/2014

Statistics Canada released a report yesterday indicating a 30.8% rise in the total value of residential building permits in British Columbia for the period of October 2013-October 2014.

The ... Read More

Fraser Valley Home Sales Report: November 2014

12/04/2014

As we near the end of 2014, home sales in the Fraser Valley market continue to remain strong, reflecting the market’s performance for the year.

As noted by Ray Werger, President of the Fraser ... Read More

B.C. 2015-2016 Housing Forecast

11/10/2014

Last week, real estate industry leaders gathered to at CMHC's 20th Annual Vancouver Housing Outlook Conference to provide insight into the future of B.C.'s housing market for 2015-2016.

Housing ... Read More

GUILDFORD NEWS: The Taphouse is Now Open!

11/07/2014

As the Guildford community continues to expand, residents of the area will begin to see the ongoing addition of a variety of local businesses. Yesterday, the dining scene in Guildford just got a ... Read More

Increased demand for housing in the Fraser Valley

11/06/2014

Last month, the MLS showed a total of 1,448 home sales processed by the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB). This represents a 16% increase from October of the previous year and a 2% increase ... Read More

Fraser Valley Home Sales Jump in September

10/06/2014

The month of September yielded the highest number of home sales for the month in the Fraser Valley market since 2009. Home sales increased by 10% year-over-year across all housing types.

... Read More

Recap: Brooklyn Village Grand Opening Realtor Luncheon

09/11/2014

We hosted the official Grand Opening Realtor Lunch at Brooklyn Village Townhomes in Sullivan Heights on Tuesday, September 9th and had a great turn out.

We would like to thank all of the ... Read More

Fraser Valley Home Sales Jump 10% in July

08/06/2014

According to the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board’s president, Ray Werger, “July’s steady activity is a continuation of what we’ve been seeing all year. Our market has fully recovered from last ... Read More

Canadian Home Sales Reach Highest in 4 Years

07/15/2014

Canadian home sales hit its highest point in four years last month, making June the fifth consecutive month where national sales have increased.

Despite the presence of slower housing markets ... Read More

Fraser Valley June Home Sales Highest in 4 Years

07/07/2014

The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) MLS showed the region processed 1,668 sales in June, equating to a 26% increase in home sales compared to June 2013’s 1,327 sales. This also represents ... Read More

Continuous Growth in the Fraser Valley Households

06/24/2014

Not to get confused with the Greater Vancouver region, the Fraser Valley region consists of the area “stretching south of the river from Delta through Surrey and Langley to Abbotsford, and north ... Read More

Fraser Valley Real Estate Sales for May at Highest in 7 Years

06/05/2014

Home sales in May reached its highest in 7 years.

The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) published sales of 1,633 on MLS, indicating an 18% increase compared to May 2013 and an 11% increase ... Read More

New Project: BROOKLYN VILLAGE!

05/27/2014

We are excited to introduce our newest townhome development project, Brooklyn Village!

Brooklyn Village is nestled in the desirable Sullivan Heights neighbourhood (142nd Street & 58th Avenue) ... Read More

CMHC: Housing Demand Expected to Increase in BC

05/22/2014

According to the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), housing demand is anticipated to increase in British Columbia in both 2014 and 2015.

Factors that will contribute to this hike ... Read More

Canadian home sales spring in April

05/16/2014

From March to April 2014, the Canadian real estate market saw a 2.7% increase in home sales with major cities such as Toronto and Vancouver contributing largely to this increase.

MLS sales, ... Read More

High-Rise Condo Prices Drop as Unit Sizes Fall

03/24/2014

According to market research conducted by Strategics, new high-rise condo prices have dropped since reaching its highest in spring 2011. Average high-rise unit sizes have also shrunk since.

This ... Read More

Fraser Valley | February 2014 Real Estate Statistics

03/11/2014

Not only was February a great month for Greater Vancouver real estate, but statistics show it was a fantastic month for the Fraser Valley market too.

February sales jumped by 44.7% compared to ... Read More

Greater Vancouver | February 2014 Real Estate Statistics

03/06/2014

A report published by the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) indicated that there were a total of 2,530 units sold in the Greater Vancouver area.

The report compares last month’s ... Read More

G3 RESIDENCES: Last Chance for Special Pre-Completion Pricing!

02/19/2014

In addition to many other attractive features, G3 Residences’ prime location makes it Guildford’s best new condo investment.

Centrally located in the Guildford community, G3 homeowners have ... Read More

Fraser Valley Real Estate statistics for January 2014

02/17/2014

Typically, January is a month where sellers list their homes and buyers start their search for new residence, in early preparation for spring.

So far this year, sellers have been active on their ... Read More

Surrey’s Grandview Heights gets new Aquatic Centre

02/12/2014

Surrey’s Grandview Heights will receive a brand new aquatic centre on 168th Street and 24th Avenue, expected to open in the fall of 2015.

The $55 million facility will be designed by reputable ... Read More

Savings of up to $18,000 at Fusion Townhomes in Surrey!

02/11/2014

Built by Lakewood, FUSION is a community of 56 stunning townhomes located in the Sullivan Heights neighbourhood of Surrey.

Over the past four decades, Lakewood has gained a reputation for ... Read More

BCREA’s Q1 Housing Forecast Shows Positive Signs

02/03/2014

BCREA published their 1st Quarter Housing Forecast report last month, illustrating a series of positive predictions for the 2014 and 2015 B.C. real estate market.

For one, MLS residential unit ... Read More

2014 Outlook: Canadian Real Estate Market

01/23/2014

There have been many forecasts highlighting the positive potential of the Canadian real estate market for 2014.

This may be likely due to high levels of consumer activity near the end of 2013. ... Read More

Final Opportunity to become a Wills Creek Homeowner!

01/22/2014

Here is your final opportunity to become a homeowner at Wills Creek!

There are two amazing units remaining, with the A3 and BR floorplans listed at the following prices:

A3 | 4414 sq. ft. | ... Read More

Plans to advance Surrey’s Innovation Boulevard

01/20/2014

Mayor Dianne Watts has formed a partnership with Israel Brain Technologies to advance Surrey’s Innovation Boulevard to be set in the City Centre area. The focus of this project will be placed on ... Read More

B.C. home sales increase by 7.8% from 2012 to 2013

01/15/2014

According to data published by the BCREA, residential home sales in British Columbia increased by 7.8% from 2012 to 2013.

There were a total of 72,936 home sales listed on the MLS in 2013, about ... Read More

Home sales increase in December for Metro Vancouver

01/06/2014

In comparison to December 2012, Vancouver home sales and prices increased in December 2013, as shown by a statistics report published by the REBGV.

From December 2012 to December 2013, home ... Read More

Consumers employ positive outlook for Canadian real estate market for 2014

12/30/2013

According to a recently published survey, Canadians are heading into the new year with confident regards for the Canadian real estate market.

The surge in consumer confidence can be attributed ... Read More

New home prices decrease in Vancouver and Victoria

12/17/2013

Based on data released by Statistics Canada on December 12, Vancouver and Victoria were the only two cities in British Columbia that experienced a drop in new home prices for the month of October, ... Read More

The Heights featured on Buzz Buzz Home!

12/12/2013

We might as well coin this week "feature week."

Yet again, one of the projects that we are working on was featured a few days ago on Buzz Buzz Home (BBH)! The Heights is a collection of ... Read More

G3 Residences featured in New Local Home issue!

12/08/2013

One of our amazing projects, G3 Residences, was featured in last week's HOME edition of the New Local Home Issue.

A big thank you to Kerry Vital for the write-up, and for outlining the many ... Read More

LOWER MAINLAND Christmas Events Calendar 2013

11/25/2013

Peak of Christmas 2013
What: Suitable for all ages, this event includes a tour of Santa’s workshop, an outdoor skating rink, and mountaintop sleigh rides.
When: November 23rd to December 24th, ... Read More

Greater Vancouver home sales up by 37% in October

11/18/2013

The housing market in Greater Vancouver has been relatively active this fall, due to the combination of low mortgage interest rates and pent up consumer demand. October proved to be no exception, ... Read More

New Surrey City Hall to open February 2014

11/12/2013

In reference to the City of Surrey’s website, the new Surrey City Hall, a grand $97 million project measuring to 180,000 sq.ft. will open its doors on February 17th, 2014.

Initially, the grand ... Read More

B.C. real estate market: Strongest consumer demand in four years for September

10/15/2013

As reported by the British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA), British Columbia residential unit sales in September increased by 43.2% compared to the same month last year.

The MLS showed ... Read More

Thank you for attending the Realtor Event at The Heights!

10/11/2013

We want to thank everyone who attended yesterday's Realtor Event at The Heights showhome in South Surrey.

It was great meeting some new faces and reconnecting with familiar ones over lunch and ... Read More

COMING to Guildford Town Centre: Apple & Victoria’s Secret!

10/07/2013

For those who have paid a visit to the newly developed and very impressively made-over Guildford Town Centre, you’ll know that the mall is far from what it used to be.

Guildford Town Centre ... Read More

The Heights: Which colour scheme?

10/06/2013

As mentioned in a previous post, we have the pleasure of working with Lakewood Homes on their South Surrey project called The Heights.

The Heights offers its home buyers the option to choose ... Read More

Now selling: The Heights

09/30/2013

We are excited to announce that we are going to be selling units at The Heights, located in South Surrey!

Built by Lakewood, The Heights is comprised of a mix of contemporary condominiums and ... Read More

Bridge to replace the Massey Tunnel

09/23/2013

Last Friday, Premier Christy Clark announced that the George Massey Tunnel in the Lower Mainland will be replaced with a bridge.

The Massey Tunnel is posed as the Lower Mainland’s major source ... Read More

G3 Residences Feature

09/22/2013

The New Condo Guide is a bi-monthly magazine that highlights and features some of Metro Vancouver's best condo developments.

First-time home buyers and investors alike can sift through the ... Read More

BCREA: Canadian home sales expected to be higher than projected

09/16/2013

August home sales in Canada increased by 11.1% compared to the same month last year.

This has influenced the outlook of the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) in regards to future home ... Read More

Canada, fifth country worldwide for real estate investment

09/09/2013

According to an EY survey published on August 29th, Canada ranked the fifth spot worldwide for real estate investment.

Canada is also the only developed nation to make the list of top five ... Read More

Greater Vancouver home sales soar in August

09/05/2013

Home sales in Greater Vancouver jumped up by 52% in August, reinforcing the stability of the area’s housing market.

The MLS showed that there were 2,514 properties sold last month, signifying a ... Read More

G3 Residences Summer Sale Event

07/11/2013

For a limited time, phase 2 G3 Residences townhomes are on sale starting at just $166,900!

This unique development, built by G3 Developments Ltd. is nestled in the emerging Guildford ... Read More

June housing starts exceed analysts’ expectations

07/09/2013

Housing starts in Canada were higher than expected in both May and June of this year.

Canadian housing starts reached 199,586 this June, surprising analysts, who predicted numbers to reach ... Read More

G3 Residences Final Phase Promotion!

06/25/2013

There is an amazing sales promotion offering on both one and two-bedroom townhomes at G3 Residences, located in the Guildford community of Surrey.

Home buyers will receive $5,000 off ... Read More

Guildford Town Centre - New Retailer Announcements!

06/17/2013

The re-development of Guildford Town Centre (GTC) means that the shopping centre with welcome a long list of exciting new retailers!

Here is a list of shops that will come to GTC upon expansion: ... Read More

Rapid transit needed in Surrey, south of the Fraser

06/06/2013

An alliance of business and community groups have banned together to form the Light Rail Links, a group whose mission is to bring a light-rail transit line to the city of Surrey.

According to ... Read More

Increase in Canadian Buying Intentions, says BMO Housing Confidence Report

05/23/2013

The Bank of Montreal (BMO) Housing Confidence Report released this Wednesday revealed that 48% of Canadian homeowners plan to purchase property in the next five years, which remains relatively ... Read More

G3 Residences: Last & Final Phase Releasing!

05/16/2013

G3 Residences' final phase is releasing Saturday, May 18th! 

This collection of contemporary, boutique-styled townhomes is nestled in the heart of the Guildford community, within walking ... Read More

Greater balance in Greater Vancouver housing market this Spring

05/01/2013

The housing market in Greater Vancouver (GV) is experiencing greater balance this Spring due to a closer relationship between home buyer demand and the supply of housing.

According to the Real ... Read More

How will the B.C. election affect the real estate market?

04/30/2013

Recently, an article published by Real Estate Weekly (REW) asked both professionals working in the real estate industry, and consumers to relate their opinions and predictions regarding how the ... Read More

The Brookland - SOLD OUT!

03/27/2013

It's official! The Brookland is completely SOLD OUT!

 

Brookland is a collection of low-rise townhomes developed by Woodbridge Capital Ltd. and Pennyfarthing Development Corporation, ... Read More

Lower Mainland residents believe it’s a good time to buy, says survey

03/26/2013

A recent Real Estate Weekly (REW) survey shows that a majority of residents in the Lower Mainland believe that it is a good time to buy a home, rather than to sell one.

The survey had the ... Read More

Positive signs for the Fraser Valley housing market

03/07/2013

According to the Multiple Listing Services (MLS), sales in the Fraser Valley experienced an "early spring" surge.

January yielded a total of 617 sales, while February yielded 913 sales, ... Read More

Housing development in B.C.‘s Lower Mainland influenced by transit routes

02/20/2013

A panel of real estate experts and developers who attended this year’s Buildex Vancouver conference noted that transit routes will continue to influence development projects in B.C.’s Lower ... Read More

Housing affordability varies across Metro Vancouver, shows survey

02/18/2013

Oftentimes, we hear that Vancouver is reputable for being one of the least affordable cities to live in. What many people overlook is the fact that, although housing costs are higher in the city ... Read More

G3 Residences: Chinese New Year Promotion

02/05/2013

In lieu of Chinese New Year, G3 Residences’ next 8 home buyers of Phase 2 will receive an amazing discount off of their brand new home!

Home buyers will pick a lucky red envelope which will ... Read More

Translink Update: Evergreen Line

02/04/2013

Last week, the province confirmed further details regarding the construction of the Evergreen Skytrain Line.

The province has awarded the contract to a consortium led by SNC-Lavalin Inc., worth ... Read More

B.C. Government offers up to $10,000 rebate for first-time homebuyers

01/31/2013

The B.C. government has implemented a temporary B.C. First-Time New Home Buyer’s Bonus, an incredible incentive to help increase affordability of purchasing a new home for first-time home buyers.

... Read More

City of Surrey joins #CutMyCommute campaign

01/29/2013

The City of Surrey is working alongside other municipalities across Canada in an effort to rally for transportation funding in the #CutMyCommute campaign.

The objective of the campaign is to ... Read More

Canadians more confident in the Canadian housing market, shows survey

01/24/2013

According to the RE/MAX Canadian Homebuying Trends Survey 2013-2014 that was released yesterday, there has been a shift in the mindset of Canadian homebuyers.

The national survey was conducted ... Read More

Spotlight: Teo Hyland Residences

01/21/2013

As previously mentioned, Surrey has been recognized as one of the strongest future real estate investment cities in Canada, due to its steadily increasing population and prime location for local, ... Read More

What women look for in condominiums

01/17/2013

Women in their twenties represent a niche market of prospective home buyers in Canada who according to the Globe and Mail, should not be overlooked.

As noted in the article published by the ... Read More

Construction commences at G3 Residences

01/09/2013

Construction on G3 Residences has officially begun!

Situated in the heart of the Guildford community, G3 offers occupants the convenience of living within walking distance of both the Guildford ... Read More

Fraser Valley home sales increase in October

11/14/2012

According to a report published by the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB), the housing market in the Fraser Valley experienced a significant increase in monthly sales from September to ... Read More

Report: Home sales in B.C. will increase in 2013

11/01/2012

According to a report published by the B.C. Real Estate Association (BCREA) on Friday, British Columbia will experience a significant increase in home sales in 2013.

The BCREA’s 2012 Fourth ... Read More

B.C. government offers incentives for developers to build safer housing

10/22/2012

The B.C. government is offering developers monetary incentives to build safer and more accessible houses.

The government will provide the SAFERhome Standards Society with a grant valued at ... Read More

G3 Realtor Luncheon

10/08/2012

Our G3 Realtor Luncheon that took place last Wednesday in Surrey at the beautiful G3 Residences showroom was a great turn out! 

We’d like to thank all the realtors who made it out to the event. ... Read More

Top 10 Halloween activities in the Lower Mainland

10/04/2012

In no particular order, here are the top ten things to do this Halloween within the Lower Mainland. This is a list created by Canada.com. We liked them so much, we thought we’d share!

1. ... Read More

Realtor Event at G3 Residences Showroom

10/01/2012

Attention all REALTORS! We are hosting an exclusive realtor event this Wednesday, October 3rd at the gorgeous G3 Residences showroom.

Come see for yourself what G3 Residences and the Guildford ... Read More

B-Line comes to Surrey

09/17/2012

There is exciting transit news for Surrey!

According to Translink’s new 2013 Base Plan, the highly anticipated King George B-line will soon be implemented. With this new route, the bus will ... Read More

Low rises on the rise

09/13/2012

At first glance, it may appear that Vancouver and the Lower Mainland is scattered with predominantly high rise residential buildings; however, many low rise housing units are making a presence, ... Read More

Real Estate Weekly Feature: G3 Residences

09/10/2012

One of our current projects, G3 Residences, was featured in the Surrey Real Estate Weekly paper last week! G3 Residences offers great benefits including mere walking distance to Guildford Town ... Read More

Highrise development becoming increasingly common in suburban communities

08/30/2012

Although highrise towers used to be almost exclusive to the Downtown Vancouver area, things are changing, as we see major highrise development projects beginning to make a presence in smaller ... Read More

Downtown Surrey: the future of business is here

08/22/2012

Formed in 2003, the Downtown Surrey Business Improvement Association (DSBIA) currently fosters 5 guiding objectives. They are:

1) Creating a vibrant, safe, and livable downtown
2) Fostering ... Read More

G3 Residences Update: Selected trees removed and recycled!

08/21/2012

During the past two weeks, trees were cut down at the G3 Residences site in Guildford in preparation for future construction.

All the trees that were cut down are being put to great use. They ... Read More

Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows, and Surrey are the strongest future real estate investment cities in B.C.

08/16/2012

A recent article published on Business Review Canada’s (BRC) website lists some of Canada’s strongest upcoming real estate investment cities.

Among the top four that were listed, two of them ... Read More

Which home design scheme?

08/14/2012

Which interior design scheme would you prefer for your house? 

A) The "Sterling," which consists of matte metallic, ceramic tile, polished granite countertops, and white oak flooring, or 

B) ... Read More

New Guildford Aquatic Centre

08/12/2012

In June, the Guildford Recreation Centre held an open house for the public to showcase the proposed plan of the new aquatic centre that will be added to the facility.

The new aquatic centre will ... Read More

Fraser Valley sales and home prices remain steady

08/08/2012

According to the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB), the housing market in the Fraser Valley has remained relatively stable over the past few months.

The FVREB processed 1,393 sales on the ... Read More

G3 Residences: Update!

08/03/2012

The process has begun! Trees surrounding the G3 Residences area in the Guildford community of Surrey have been cut down in preparation for future construction.

If you have not had a chance to ... Read More

Decrease in Vancouver condo parking spots becoming more common

07/26/2012

Developers of condominium buildings are beginning to reduce the number of available parking spots for residents due to the presence of many unoccupied parking spots.

The new building on 60 West ... Read More

“It’s an amazing time to be a Realtor”

07/25/2012

According to Marc Davison in a recent blog post on 1000 Watt, now is a great time to be a realtor. In fact, it has always been a good time to be a realtor.

Approximately 15 years ago, Davison ... Read More

B.C. local farmers’ markets

07/13/2012

The weather in Metro Vancouver and the Lower Mainland has picked up in the last two weeks as temperatures rise and the amount of rain decreases. The weekend,for many, start tomorrow and while most ... Read More

Highest level of building permits issued in May, since 2007

07/08/2012

According to Statistics Canada, municipalities across the country issued building permits valued at $7.0 billion in May of this year, representing a 7.4% increase since April 2012. This is the ... Read More

New mortgage rules for Canada

07/04/2012

Ottawa's Finance Minister, Jim Flaherty announced last week that there will be changes made to Canada's mortgage rules starting July 9, 2012.

The maximum amortization period for government ... Read More

Build Surrey Program: Investing in the Future

07/02/2012

With a current population of approximately 480,000 people, Surrey is the second largest city in British Columbia, and the 12th largest city in Canada.

Recognized as British Columbia’s “next ... Read More

Canada Day 2012 Events

06/27/2012

There are just a few days left until Canada celebrates its 145th birthday. Below is a list of Canada Day 2012 (all occurring on Sunday, July 1st) celebratory events to keep everyone busy. There ... Read More

Our Communities: Guildford

04/12/2012

Guildford Living

We have had much inquiry about the Guildford Community in Surrey; below, you will find a detailed list of community centers, groups and activities that are thriving in the ... Read More

Surrey to Build its Tallest Building Yet

04/05/2012

 North Surrey is boasting an up-and-coming 54-story tower including ground-level commercial retail, 320 residential units and a 160-room hotel. This will be Surrey's tallest tower, situated in ... Read More

Buyers of Newly-Built Homes Qualify For Two New Tax Breaks

02/27/2012

Did you know that buyers of newly-built homes, such as Surrey’s new condo development at The Brookland, are getting TWO new tax breaks, courtesy of the Provincial Government?

The first gives ... Read More

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