Save the dates: Two must-see September design events

August 28th, 2016
Two events of note for design aficionados. The IDS West design show at Canada Place, and the Vancouver Heritage Foundation's Mid-Century Modern Home Tour.

IDS West celebrates all things design. Now in its 12th year, IDS West - the Interior Design Show - is Western North America's annual premiere residential design fair featuring 275 exhibitors. Whether you're in the market for suppliers, desig ...

JUST LISTED! Luxurious Olympic Village home with unbeatable views

August 21st, 2016

Nestled at the westerly edge of Olympic Village, this gorgeous 2-bed, 2-bath contemporary home features an expansive open floor plan and truly luxurious living. Floor-to-ceiling windows in every room open to sweeping, unobstructed views of the city skyline, False Creek, & park space. The generous living area opens to a chef’s kitchen with Eggersman cabinets, quartz counters, & Miele / Sub-Zer ...

JUST SOLD! A quick sale for this as-new coveted city home

August 18th, 2016

My client is thrilled that her home sold in just a few days. And why not? Larger than most 1-bdrm units, this home is kitted out with gorgeous upgraded luxury finishes throughout and is in absolutely immaculate, lightly lived-in condition.The location is perfect - so close to downtown, Olympic Village, Cambie shopping, Canada Line & both Skytrain lines, buses, bike routes, etc. All in all, a ...

Real estate update: BC's beautiful South Okanagan area

August 16th, 2016

I recently spent a few wonderful days in the Penticton-Summerland-Naramata area. While there I got caught up with the real estate happenings, courtesy of a former Vancouver Realtor colleague now working in the South Okanagan.

The South Okanagan continues to benefit from an influx of retiring baby boomers, particularly – and perhaps surprisingly – from Alberta. A good portion of the Alberta boo ...

The new foreign buyer tax: A game changer, but full impacts tbd

August 13th, 2016

There's been much debate and discussion these past couple of weeks about the new foreign buyer tax. At this point it's hard to gauge how it's all going to play out. Realistically we'll need to wait and see. Many inter-related variables are at play, and I can’t see how anyone can gauge the tax's full impact at this early stage.

Rather than simply speculate at this point, I'd prefer to take a ...

Thinking of moving? You need our free Buy & Sell guides!

August 9th, 2016
Whether you're buying or selling a home, you need to know what to expect, and how to get the results you want. 

My free, absolutey no-obligation Home Seller’s and Home Buyer's Guides are jam-packed full of useful information and insights for a painless and profitable home sale or buy.   

The Seller’s Guide has everything you need to get the best price possible for your home, with minimum st ...

JUST LISTED! Chic city condo. Huge space, perfect location

August 2nd, 2016

Larger than most 1-bdrm units, this home affords lots of options. Oversize bedroom, den large enough for a guest stay, an office or child's space, plus a flexspace plus a solarium. Gorgeous upgraded luxury finishes throughout and absolutely immaculate, lightly lived-in condition. Fresh and modern with amenities and with lots of remaining warranty.


The location is perfect - so close to downt ...