A few strategies to improve your credit score

September 28th, 2020

Mortgage rates are at some of the lowest numbers ever. However, we still need to be mindful of mortgage financing rules, some of which have become more stringent over the past few months. For example, depending on the type of financing you need, the minimum credit score to qualify has recently jumped from 600 to 680. Regardless of the type of financing you're looking for, it behooves you to h ...

JUST LISTED! Chic and modern in Fairview

September 20th, 2020

Views, views, views. Gorgeous city and mountain views from every room of this spacious contemporary 2-bed, 2 bath, den + flexspace home nestled in a quiet yet oh so convenient neighbourhood. Expansive, flowing layout, with an open plan living area - perfect for entertaining - and separated bedrooms and bathrooms. Lovely modern boutique building; pets and rentals allowed! You must see this one ...

JUST LISTED! City living doesn’t get any better!

September 14th, 2020

Step out your door to beautiful George Wainborn Park and the seawall beyond. Located in the lovely Beach Cres. neighbourhood at the south edge of Yaletown, this bright and airy one-bdrm condo is all you hoped for with city living. Steps from amenities, yet so close to green space and the water. Why not stroll to Matchstick or JJ Bean for your morning coffee, and then down along the seawall to ...

Market momentums and autumn directions

September 8th, 2020

Sales volumes and prices have been trending higher than historical for a couple of months now. I expect this to extend into the fall as we continue to play Covid-19 catch-up. 

And if last night is any indication, we’re off to a flying start. I just had six offers on a listing of mine, selling for $65k over the already strong asking price. Of course much of this is the Realtor’s marketing, sa ...

JUST SOLD! Six offers; and well over asking

September 2nd, 2020

Right-priced condos in well-managed buildings continue to see strong demand throughout Vancouver. This 2-bdrm, 2-bath + den home at the Greenwich in Kitsilano is a perennial favourite: A well-managed building, a pro-active Strata Council, and a location that can't be beat. Our marketing strategy brought in six solid offers with the final selling price significantly above asking. View this rec ...