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B.C. Government launches promised condo flipping registry

November 6th, 2018
Honey moon is over for Vancouver speculators. Now we enter "You Play, You Pay!" era.   Developers now needs to report all assignments to a website called Condo & Strata Assignment Integrity Register (CSAIR) and all info will be forward to Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).  This is the only tax legislation I agreed with the NDP government.  It makes sense and reasonable.  
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3747 DELBROOK AVENUE, North Vancouver, BC

October 17th, 2018

I just sold this Other at 3747 DELBROOK AVENUE, North Vancouver, BC Upper Delbrook.

View this recently sold Other or see all my home sales

2501 565 SMITHE STREET, Vancouver West, BC

October 17th, 2018

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 2501 565 SMITHE STREET, Vancouver West, BC

Priced to sell! Best corner view unit at VITA! Water, city & Mountain views. Amazing bright & open 2 BR + flex residence plus locker as well as Concierge service in the building. Walking distance to downtown, theatres, library and shopping area. Rentals allowed. Currently tenanted. No rental less than six ...

Who to blame on our housing crisis? Chinese?

October 12th, 2018
While the locals blame the Chinese inflated the housing value.  Think twice!  Our governments (both previous and current) trying to get their voters vote.  All they do is to slap tax after tax without detail thought through process.  Now they successfully bring down 25% to 30% sales volume.  So, what does it means? more tax! Read article by clicking on the red link

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Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver September 2018 market update video

October 11th, 2018

Townhouse & Condo prices are trending downwards


REBGV September 2018 market update video


What is the purpose of investing?

October 9th, 2018

What is the purpose of investing? On the face of it the answer seems rather obvious – we invest our money in order to make more money. I literally just had a conversation with my neighbour who told me he has been investing in US for a looong time and still is for positive cash flow. 
Donnie Pingaro, ISG Global in Miami, travels all over US for investment opportunities. As a practitioners since ...

Hot market Hot Buy in a Cool Market

August 8th, 2018

Yeah!!!! Finally our market is a bit more normal!!! Condo and TH still hot though...local govt charging developers more to build so just wonder why they keep saying they try to make our city more affordable...Govt just wanna make as much money as the developers. Real estate is the major revenue to any prime cities. Anyway, this is the time to get into the market not when the market picks u ...

3747 DELBROOK AVENUE, North Vancouver, BC

August 6th, 2018

I just finished uploading this Other for sale, 3747 DELBROOK AVENUE, North Vancouver, BC

Hot Weather, Cool Market

July 25th, 2018


Who should be entering the housing market in today's market condition?
Those who made the money from their Condos and Townhomes! this is the best time for you to upgrade yourself into the Single Family Homes market.  
What is the perfect time to buy?
The perfect time to buy is "When You Can Afford"!  Housing is closely tied to political world.  This doesn't just applies to Vanc ...

Buyer Alert! Rule to avoid conflict of interest starting on Jun 15th!!

June 13th, 2018
British Columbia real estate buyers alert!!  Regardless you are buying residential or commercial, starting from Jun 15th, you need to have your own buyer's agent to represent you!  Whatever new policy, rules, regulation being introduced, there are always some people will agree and some will oppose. This is the one that I personally agree with it. No conflict of interest! or minimize at least! ...
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