June 2018

 Make a 9/10 Home a 10/10 with a Purchase Plus Improvements Mortgage 

Posted on Jun 26, 2018

You are house-hunting and have found the one... but... a few things just aren't quite right. Maybe the kitchen needs updating or a bathroom needs renovating? Maybe it's in need of a fresh coat of paint, new flooring, larger windows or a garage?

As a  Whistler real estate agent, I see this all the time with my prospective buyers. A property nearly tic...

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New Taxes Have Backfired

Posted on Jun 14, 2018

According to Veteran Broadcaster, Stuart McNish 'Vancouver's housing market is a political and financial minefield' and 'measures to create housing for those who can't afford Vancouver's sky-high real estate appear to have backfired'.  

We agree and you can explore the stats on our website homepage which reflects these pressure points; prices of condo...

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The Times they are a-Changin'

Posted on Jun 12, 2018

A ‘buyer's market’ is a term used to describe a market where there are more properties for sale than buyers and for the first time since Christmas 2016, this is now the case for detached properties in Whistler.   A buyer’s market can also be labelled a ‘normalised market’ as it should provide buyers with more choice when house-hunting along with inc...

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Secondary Suites in Squamish

Posted on Jun 04, 2018

Secondary suites generate additional income, create much-needed rental accommodation, and can even bring new and interesting people into your life that you may not otherwise meet. Although secondary suites (or basement suites, granny flats) are a common feature with new home builds, more homeowners are appreciating their benefits and are looking to...

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