Category: Surrey and White Rock

A New Hospital for Surrey!

July 5, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

As a local realtor, I enjoy promoting local events and worthy causes. This is one of those very such things, as Surrey opens the doors to Canada’s second largest Emergency Departments at the Surrey Hospital – Saturday, July 13th from 10 am – 3 pm. They will be giving the people of Surrey and Fraser […]

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Canada Day – Get Your Celebration On

June 17, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Canada Day is just around the corner, and if you’re like most laid-back mainlanders I know, you likely find your fun on the-day-of. This year, in order to help facilitate your celebrations, I thought perhaps I could offer up some ideas in advance. Here are some events I’ve had the pleasure of attending …and you […]

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Tiny Living @ Mini Pricing!

April 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Last year there was a big buzz about the incredibly affordable $109K condos being built in the Surrey area. Well the buzz is now a fully functional building, and these cozy yet affordable condos have just hit the market, and are priced to sell! With their grand opening this past weekend, this nest-like living is […]

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It might rain a lot in Vancouver, but Lotto 6/49 just brought us a new kind of downpour!

April 18, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

BC doesn’t often cash in on the majority of winnings from the various Canadian lotteries. Our friends in Ontario usually take the bulk of these large cash-grabs.  In contrast to this trend, 3 of the 4 recent winning tickets for the largest Lotto 6/49 in jackpot history were sold in the Lower Mainland. Amazingly, as […]

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Buying vs. Renting – The Conundrum Conquered

March 26, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Let’s face it. Many people are frightened by the financial implications of buying a home, and the associated responsibility. But there are always two sides to every story. Take a read and see how buying vs. renting could “pay out” for you. Buy Scenario Say a townhouse, in the Clayton Heights area of Surrey, rents […]

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Shrinking on Space, Saving on Price…

October 16, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

When it comes to price, affordable trumps cheap. No one wants a cheap house, but we would all likely say that we wanted an affordable house. Well the “affordable housing task force” takes this precise mission very seriously. Recently, their cost-saving measure included, well, small measurements. The thought is, that if they reduce the size […]

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Good news for Langley, Surrey and White Rock first time home buyers?

September 20, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

First Time Buyers priced out of the marketplace? Could some good news be hiding just under the surface? These days, the operative words between Canadian housing market watchers seem to be “slowing” and “cooling.”, and with a “cooling market” the number of sales in most markets in Canada is slowing. At the same time, year-over-year […]

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Want to buy an investment property in Surrey, Langley, or White Rock?

May 17, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

There is a lot of talk in the market about buying investment properties or homes. While Real Estate has been a fantastic wealth builder for many, results are never guaranteed… When considering real estate as an investment, consider wisely. As with any investment, there is no guarantee on your return. We all know the market […]

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To Buy or Not to Buy in Surrey, Langley and White Rock?

April 10, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

With Vancouver and the surrounding cities of Surrey, Langley and White Rock being some of the most expensive real estate markets in Canada, purchasing decisions need to be carefully calculated.  Understanding interest rates and the variables that surround them, along with the real estate trends in housing prices, including which areas are most likely to […]

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