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Downtown Vancouver office market maintains high ocupancy

July 27th, 2012

Downtown Vancouver office market maintains high occupancy

 

Overall Metro vacancy rate lowest since 2008

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This Vancouver Sun article indicated Vancouver office vacancy rate is at its lowest time since 2008 & the down town market is the tightest comparing to other cities in the Lower Mainland..  Bentall building was the last commercial building built back in 2002.  There are 3 buildin ...

Some reality figures in some major city in Lower Mainland

July 24th, 2012
July14, 2012 

Some reality figures in some major city in Lower Mainland
 

 Sales Volume between January & July 14th, 2012

Month

 

January-July

January

 

February

March

April

May

June

July

Richmond

588

106

111

101

106

91

67

6

Vancouver West

789

117

167

146

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Most Expensive Houses For Sale in Canada: June 12 Edition

July 17th, 2012
July14, 2012 

Most Expensive Houses For Sale in Canada: June 12 Edition 

Please click podcast Part 1 & Part 2 listen to Cantonese interview  

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Vancouver, Ontario & Quebec have dominated this list.  Click the link & see all details & slide of all houses interior pictures. 

Tina Mak Personal Real Estate Corporation
Your Vancouver Radio Realtor
(The Bridge from East to West since 1992)
#1 Female ...

696 SEYMOUR Blvd, North Vancouver, British Columbia

July 9th, 2012

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 696 SEYMOUR Blvd, North Vancouver, British Columbia

Rarely available Riverfront property in beautiful North Vancouver. You can absoultely do daily fishing or kayaking from your backyard! This custom built 2 storey house situated on a level picturesque sun-filled lot with breathtaking view on the Seymour River. Open layout great for entertaining ...

Are you an opportunist or procrastinator?

July 9th, 2012
July 7, 2012  

Are you an opportunist or procrastinator?  

I understand the June housing stats is not as rosy as we would like to see.  Typically, people will focus on the negative part of the stats which is sales volume is in 10 yrs low.  I wonder how many of us will talk about the price hasn't changed much.  Apartment increased 0.3%, detached ppty increased 3.3%, attached ppty decreased 0.1 ...

11300 DANIELS Road, Richmond, British Columbia

July 9th, 2012

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 11300 DANIELS Road, Richmond, British Columbia

Best value 6 BR house in this great convenient location. Beautiful stone fireplace in living room. South facing backyard. Roof replaced in 2007, newer furnace, newer Spa and new enlarge concrete patio. Mins away to the bridges to Vancouver. Very quiet neighbourhood, walking distance to shops & restau ...

REBGV June Stats Videocast

July 6th, 2012
REBGV June 2012 Statistics Videocast

Vancouver Real Estate Board June housing market Stats Videocast


Sales down, Balanced/buyer's market, price slightly ups & downs depending on area. However, apts & townhomes price virtually remain unchanged. Do you see this as an opportunity in this market?  The new lending rules put some first time buyers out of the market.  What will happen to the rental ...

How your credit score affects your mortgage application

July 3rd, 2012
June 30, 2012 

How your credit score affects your mortgage application 

Did you know you know you cannot access the best advertised mortgage rates if you have a poor credit score? you need minimum score of 600


There are five different factors that go into your credit score, and understanding them will help keep your credit score healthy so you can access the best mortgage rates when t he time co ...

Investment Radio Show with Tina Mak Personal Real Estate Corporation

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