Equity? What Is Equity?! - Why You Should care

Posted on May 17, 2022

A common question for those that are thinking to delve into the world of being a first-time investor is "How will I get that down payment?" This is where EQUITY will come into play for you and why it is a good idea to get your own space to live in before trying to branch out into being an investor. 

There is also no one size fits all plan, so if you...

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Typical Levels Of Buyer Demand Returning To Greater Vancouver 

Posted on May 05, 2022

Residential sales in the Greater Vancouver area reached a total of 3,232 in April of 2022. This is a 34.1% decrease from April of last year and a 25.6% decrease from the total homes sold in March of this year.

"Over the last two months, we’ve seen home sales ease down from the record-breaking pace of the last year. While still a small sample size, t...

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A Calmer Pace Than Last Year, But Demand Remains High For March

Posted on Apr 12, 2022

Total home sales for Greater Vancouver reached a total of 4,344 in March 2022. This is a 23.9% decrease from the same time in 2021 and a 26.9% increase from February of this year.

March of 2021 was the highest selling month in our history. This year’s activity, while still elevated, is happening at a calmer pace than we experienced 12 months ago,...

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The Process Of Property Management

Posted on Apr 05, 2022

I was recently invited to speak at a BNI (Business Networking International) meeting via zoom, to give a high level overview of what exactly the process is of hiring a professional licensed property manager for residential rental units. I have broken the video up into 6 parts of viewing and are as follows:

  1. Go Over The Property Management Contract
  2. Det...

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Slight Increase To Listings & Steady Demand Carry Price Lifts For February

Posted on Mar 16, 2022

The house market for Metro Vancouver showed modest price increases along with more housing entering the market and a steady sales activity.

The total number of residential sales in February reached 3,424, which is an 8.1% decrease in the number of home sold in February 2021 and a 49.8% increase from the number of homes sold in January of this year...

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What is Tenant's Insurance & Why You Should Get It

Posted on Feb 23, 2022

There is a gap in perception for many tenants that they don’t have a use for insurance. This might be from the belief that it’s very expensive, or that there is no benefit to the tenant or even the misunderstanding that the landlord’s insurance will cover them. Whatever the reason is, let’s take a look at what tenant’s insurance is and why it’s a g...

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