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Strawhomes Publishes 2016 Vancouver Real Estate Market Analysis & Forecast by Richard Morrison

Strawhomes.com has started the year with a comprehensive analysis the Vancouver real estate market, as well as where it’s headed in the coming year, written by Richard Morrison. As the property market across the world is beginning to recover from the global economic downturn, properties in sought after areas in metropolitan centers of the major economic […]

River District Water Front 7,000 Vancouver Presales!

River District Water Front 7,000 Vancouver Presales!

Table of Contents This is a great opportunity to own waterfront. River District Impressive Details The Bluepring Townhomes in River District Vancouver’s latest riverfront community Want to be a part of a promising and developing last waterfront spot in Vancouver? Then Vancouver River District is the only one you have to consider. Vancouver’s newest and largest riverfront […]

The Real estate Market 2012

The Real estate Market 2012

Table of Contents Vancouver West My client was taken by surprise when he saw that the Townhouse market of the Kitsilano area has been hardly hit! The key take away here is that this is happening in markets everywhere, from Vancouver East, to Vancouver West and Fraser Valley. You need to be informed of what […]

Vancouver soccer team Whitecaps – will they survive?

Vancouver soccer team Whitecaps – will they survive?

Table of Contents Team’s history A Small team with a BIG heart But will they Survive? Talking about sports it reminded me of the Vancouver Olympics. The Funnest Time ever Take a trip to Vancouver and one is sure to hear many speak about the local soccer team and for many fans of the local […]

Chinese investors still targeting Vancouver real estate

Chinese investors still targeting Vancouver real estate

Table of Contents They are not losing Interest Vancouver is the eighth largest Canadian city Are Restrictions Needed? They are not losing Interest If you are of the thought that the Chinese had started losing interest in the real estate in Vancouver, then you should see what we are still seeing here on the West […]

Buyer’s Market in Vancouver as Seller’s Advantage Wanes in 2012

Buyer’s Market in Vancouver as Seller’s Advantage Wanes in 2012

Table of Contents Hire the Best Buyer’s Agent You Can Find Go for Profit First, Then for Pretty or Perfect Get Your Buyer’s Agent to Research Comparables In depth Yes, there is a definite buyer’s market in Vancouver as seller’s advantage wanes in 2012, but that doesn’t mean buyers will know how to capitalize on that advantage. […]

Real estate market to cool, not crash

Real estate market to cool, not crash

Table of Contents The good news Sceptical Buyers Marketing Trends in 2012 The good news “Vancouver’s real estate market to cool, not crash” is the latest forecast by various real estate experts that comes as good news to people who dream of buying homes. Every Vancouver resident is aware of the changing price trends in the real […]

Selling Your Vancouver Home During the Summer Months

Selling Your Vancouver Home During the Summer Months

Table of Contents Start Doing the FlyLady’s 27 Fling Boogie Right Now Think Light or White and Maybe Even Grab Some Paint Visualize Whirled Peas, But Bake Cinnamon Rolls You’re definitely selling your house this summer. Maybe you have a new job in another city starting in the Fall. Whatever your situation, if you’re selling […]

Things to consider before refinancing your Vancouver home or estate

Things to consider before refinancing your Vancouver home or estate

Table of Contents What is the reason you are refinancing? Are you in good credit health? Get Acquainted with your Current Mortgage Term Other Things to Consider Think About Your Alternatives Less interest rate compared with loan term extension Will the mortgage refinance reduce your monthly repayment? Going over closing costs of previous mortgage Do […]

Vancouver’s housing affordability is decreasing

Vancouver’s housing affordability is decreasing

Table of Contents First the Evidence Factors that lead to decrease in Affordability Other Things to Consider Speculative Activity? Possible Solution? Your Thoughts? First the Evidence It’s now evident that affordability in Vancouver housing is decreasing. This is attributed to the ever-increasing demand both from the locals and foreigners. The increase in demand is due to the […]