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1903 7388 SANDBORNE Avenue, Burnaby South, British Columbia

March 11th, 2009

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 1903 7388 SANDBORNE Avenue, Burnaby South, British Columbia

Fabulous 2 bedroom corner unit in one of the most prestigious addresses in Burnaby. Only a few minutes to Metrotown. Open floor-plan with gorgeous 180 degree views of Northeast to Southwest. Bright kitchen with Granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas fireplace in the livin ...

7555 140A Street, Surrey, British Columbia

March 8th, 2009

I just sold this House at 7555 140A Street, Surrey, British Columbia .

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1234 37TH Avenue, Vancouver West, British Columbia

March 8th, 2009

I just sold this House at 1234 37TH Avenue, Vancouver West, British Columbia .

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13243 60B Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia

March 5th, 2009

I just sold this House at 13243 60B Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia .

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Home owners to use reno tax credit for ‘practical projects’

March 5th, 2009

Homeowners will likely spend more money to improve energy efficiency and less on high-design esthetic renovations under the new federal home-renovation tax credit, says a new report.

Scotia Economics’ latest Real Estate Trends report also forecasts further slowing of sales and price declines through 2009.

“The economic environment, the financial market environment is generally not conducive ...

Majority believe it's a good time to buy real estate in B.C.

March 5th, 2009

VANCOUVER — A growing number of British Columbians think this is a good time to buy a home, though most say it isn’t a good time to sell, a new Ipsos Reid poll has found.

The poll found that some 71 per cent of respondents said it is a somewhat good or very good time to buy real estate.

In November, only 60 per cent of respondents told Ipsos Reid it was a good time to buy.

In the latest ...

We are different, and here's the latest demonstration

March 5th, 2009

''I'd be safe and warm, if I was in L.A.''

- California Dreamin', by the Mamas and the Papas

Homeowners in the Golden State might be safe and warm, but the only dreamin' they are doing these days is daydreaming about selling their homes. Statewide, sales are down 63 per cent from a year ago.

A long-time colleague, Bob Rivinius of the California Building Industry Association, reports that ...