Not happy with your property assessment? Here’s how to appeal it

For strata units, virtually every municipality saw overall property values higher than a year ago, including Vancouver and West Vancouver, which saw the most modest total-value increases in the Lower Mainland, both up six per cent overall.   Property assessment notices, which will be filling mailboxes around the province starting this week, are a good […]

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‘Historic’ Metro Vancouver commercial real estate market needs financing fuel

Running under a full head of steam for the past three years, Metro Vancouver’s commercial real estate sector hit a speed bump late in 2018, but it wasn’t enough to derail the hottest market in Canada this year, analysts say. In the third quarter of last year, sales of commercial real estate properties dropped nearly […]

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Open House Checklist

What to do to get your home ready for potential buyers.   OUTSIDE Clean up the yard Weed garden beds Tidy the lawn Plant some flowers Make any repairs that need to be done (fences, downspouts, peeling paint, etc) Make sure people can walk around your home safely (without too much clutter, or risk of […]

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