Active
$886,000
807 6838 STATION HILL DR, Burnaby Condo for sale, MLS® R2853084

MLS®: R2853084 RE/MAX All Points Realty

6 hours ago

Active
$499,000
327 9847 MANCHESTER DR, Burnaby Apartment for sale, MLS® R2853034

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 1980895 sqft

11 hours ago

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 1980895 sqft

RARELY OFFERED! Welcome Home to this bright & spacious unit at Barclay...

$499,000

MLS®: R2853034 RE/MAX Crest Realty

11 hours ago

MLS®: R2852930 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

14 hours ago

MLS®: R2852838 Sutton Group - 1st West Rea...

16 hours ago

Active
$799,999
307 6737 STATION HILL COURT BC, Burnaby, R2852766

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19921104 sqft

21 hours ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19921104 sqft

WELCOME TO THE COURTYARDS .THIS RENOVATED 2 BEDROOMS & 2 FULL BATHS...

$799,999

MLS®: R2852766 Royal Pacific Realty (Kings...

21 hours ago

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$695,000
101 141 E 18TH ST, North Vancouver Apartment for sale, MLS® R2852724

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 19751037 sqft

1 day ago

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 19751037 sqft

UPDATED HOME IN CENTRAL LONSDALE. This 2 Bedroom Home in Douglas House is...

$695,000

MLS®: R2852724 Acrosstown Realty Inc.

1 day ago

MLS®: R2852329 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

4 days ago

Active
$668,800
303 7321 HALIFAX ST, Burnaby Apartment for sale, MLS® R2852243

MLS®: R2852243 Sutton Group - 1st West Rea...

4 days ago

Active
$895,900
230 4550 FRASER ST, Vancouver Condos for sale, MLS® R2852031

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 2012886 sqft

5 days ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 2012886 sqft

The Century - 2 bed and 2 bath in a fantastic location. Transit, shops and...

$895,900

MLS®: R2852031 Macdonald Realty

5 days ago

Active
$625,000
404 15140 29A AVE, Surrey Condo for sale, MLS® R2851907

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19961029 sqft

5 days ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19961029 sqft

Awesome! Top floor/corner home with a private and oversized balcony that...

$625,000

MLS®: R2851907 Century 21 Creekside Realty...

5 days ago

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$825,000
1202 6521 BONSOR AVE, Burnaby Condos for sale, MLS® R2851676

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19911269 sqft

5 days ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19911269 sqft

Location! Location! Location! Rare Large 2 bedroom + Sun flex room (opt....

$825,000

MLS®: R2851676 Unilife Realty Inc.

5 days ago

Active
$795,000
208 680 E 5TH AVE, Vancouver Apartments for sale, MLS® R2851489

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1974909 sqft

6 days ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1974909 sqft

Welcome to Macdonald House in the heart of Mount Pleasant. This two bed...

$795,000

MLS®: R2851489 TRG The Residential Group R...

6 days ago

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$628,000
110 1844 W 7TH AVE, Vancouver Apartment for sale, MLS® R2851270

MLS®: R2851270 Royal Pacific Realty Corp.

6 days ago

Active
$968,000
1515 W 2 AVE, Vancouver Condo for sale, MLS® R2851026

Bed: 1Baths: 2Built in 1989895 sqft

6 days ago

Bed: 1Baths: 2Built in 1989895 sqft

Welcome to Island Cove, a FREEHOLD STRATA concrete building nestled steps...

$968,000

MLS®: R2851026 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

6 days ago

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$575,000
204 1133 HARWOOD ST, Vancouver Condo for sale, MLS® R2850937

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1984648 sqft

7 days ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1984648 sqft

Welcome to Harwood Manor, situated in the vibrant West End. This concrete...

$575,000

MLS®: R2850937 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

7 days ago

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$1,418,000
1905 5728 BERTON AVE, Vancouver Apartments for sale, MLS® R2850853

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 20131010 sqft

7 days ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 20131010 sqft

View, View, View, beautiful SW facing upper level corner unit with 2...

$1,418,000

MLS®: R2850853 Royal Pacific Realty Corp.

7 days ago

Active
$568,000
312 250 W 1ST ST, North Vancouver Condo for sale, MLS® R2850830

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1976718 sqft

1 week ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1976718 sqft

COMPLETELY & tastefully renovated, bright 1 bedroom, 718 Sq. Ft. TOP...

$568,000

MLS®: R2850830 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

1 week ago

Active
$608,000
3205 240 SHERBROOKE ST, New Westminster Apartments for sale, MLS® R2850824

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 2008805 sqft

1 week ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 2008805 sqft

The COPPERSTONE - Rare find in Sappertons best! RCH across the street,...

$608,000

MLS®: R2850824 Le Cadeau

1 week ago

MLS®: R2850722 Macdonald Realty

1 week ago

Active
$749,000
211 122 E 3RD ST, North Vancouver Apartments for sale, MLS® R2850226

MLS®: R2850226 Rennie & Associates Rea...

2 weeks ago

Active
$1,275,000
4 15151 BUENA VISTA AVE, White Rock Houses for sale, MLS® R2849748

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19952193 sqft

2 weeks ago

Beds: 3Baths: 3Built in 19952193 sqft

The highly coveted “Painted Ladies” of White Rock. Character, charm &...

$1,275,000

MLS®: R2849748 Keller Williams Realty VanC...

2 weeks ago

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$1,429,000
2D 199 DRAKE ST, Vancouver Apartments for sale, MLS® R2849022

MLS®: R2849022 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

2 weeks ago

Active
$748,000
201 1424 WALNUT ST, Vancouver Apartments for sale, MLS® R2848974

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1975687 sqft

2 weeks ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1975687 sqft

This is your chance to acquire a rarely available, fully renovated (with...

$748,000

MLS®: R2848974 Sotheby's Internationa...

2 weeks ago

Active
$620,000
118 9688 148 ST, Surrey Apartment for sale, MLS® R2848721

MLS®: R2848721 Stonehaus Realty Corp.

2 weeks ago

Active
$629,900
101 1480 FOSTER ST, White Rock Condos for sale, MLS® R2848771

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19781339 sqft

2 weeks ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19781339 sqft

WHITE ROCK CONCRETE building at White Rock Square One. Rare corner unit...

$629,900

MLS®: R2848771 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

2 weeks ago

Active
$599,000
118 5355 BOUNDARY RD, Vancouver Apartment for sale, MLS® R2848003
$599,000

MLS®: R2848003 RE/MAX Crest Realty

3 weeks ago

Active
$579,000
205 236 W 2ND ST, North Vancouver Condo for sale, MLS® R2847957
$579,000

MLS®: R2847957 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

3 weeks ago

Active
$475,000
205 11566 224 ST, Maple Ridge Apartment for sale, MLS® R2847857

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 2013663 sqft

3 weeks ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 2013663 sqft

Step inside Cascada! Freshly painted, well maintained, spacious 1 bedrm...

$475,000

MLS®: R2847857 Engel & Volkers Vancouv...

3 weeks ago

Active
$718,000
43 10051 SWINTON CRESCENT, Richmond Homes for sale, MLS® R2847811

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19711124 sqft

3 weeks ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19711124 sqft

Updated and well-maintained, this 2-level, 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath townhome in...

$718,000

MLS®: R2847811 Multiple Realty Ltd.

3 weeks ago

Active
$349,000
106 8933 EDWARD ST, Chilliwack Condos for sale, MLS® R2847471

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 2006722 sqft

3 weeks ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 2006722 sqft

Spacious and bright, over 700-sqft first floor, 1 bed + den condo. 590...

$349,000

MLS®: R2847471 Sutton Group - 1st West Rea...

3 weeks ago

Active
$688,000
402 8880 JONES RD, Richmond Apartment for sale, MLS® R2847308

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1993876 sqft

3 weeks ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1993876 sqft

Rarly found penthouse condo in a fantastic location in Richmond. Stunning...

$688,000

MLS®: R2847308 Royal Pacific Realty Corp.

3 weeks ago

Active
$599,000
401 11566 224 ST, Maple Ridge Apartment for sale, MLS® R2847271

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 2013920 sqft

3 weeks ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 2013920 sqft

Welcome to Cascada, an upscale boutique development with stunning Fraser...

$599,000

MLS®: R2847271 Sotheby's Internationa...

3 weeks ago

Active
$515,000
311 11671 FRASER ST, Maple Ridge Condos for sale, MLS® R2847244

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 1992705 sqft

3 weeks ago

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 1992705 sqft

Welcome to Belmar Terrace - this corner, South-facing home features 2-bed...

$515,000

MLS®: R2847244 Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.

3 weeks ago

Active
$1,199,800
2353 MOUNTAIN HWY, North Vancouver Houses for sale, MLS® R2846720

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 19701820 sqft

3 weeks ago

Beds: 4Baths: 3Built in 19701820 sqft

Fantastic family friendly townhouse in charming Yorkwood Park. With 1,820...

$1,199,800

MLS®: R2846720 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

3 weeks ago

Active
$1,398,800
423 12931 RAILWAY AVE, Richmond Apartment for sale, MLS® R2846444

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19951512 sqft

3 weeks ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19951512 sqft

BRITANNIA – your wait is over! Call home this tastefully UPDATED STEVESTON...

$1,398,800

MLS®: R2846444 RE/MAX Westcoast

3 weeks ago

Active
$924,800
57 7955 122 ST, Surrey Real Estate for sale, MLS® R2845748

MLS®: R2845748 RE/MAX Performance Realty

4 weeks ago

Active
$650,000
1504 739 PRINCESS ST, New Westminster Apartment for sale, MLS® R2845649

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19961005 sqft

4 weeks ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 19961005 sqft

Indulge in SPECTACULAR VIEWS from the renowned "Berkley Place" nestled in...

$650,000

MLS®: R2845649 RE/MAX All Points Realty

4 weeks ago

MLS®: R2844734 Century 21 In Town Realty

4 weeks ago

Active
$1,099,000
607 1500 HORNBY ST, Vancouver Condo for sale, MLS® R2842480

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1993983 sqft

1 month ago

Beds: 2Baths: 2Built in 1993983 sqft

Waterfront living at Beach District. Fully renovated 2 bed 2 bath unit,...

$1,099,000

MLS®: R2842480 Century 21 In Town Realty

1 month ago

Active
$415,000
406 13321 102A AVE, Surrey Condo for sale, MLS® R2841492

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 2009435 sqft

1 month ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 2009435 sqft

Welcome to the epitome of urban living in the heart of Surrey Central!...

$415,000

MLS®: R2841492 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

1 month ago

Active
$469,900
102 1740 SOUTHMERE CRESCENT, Surrey Apartments for sale, MLS® R2839865
$469,900

MLS®: R2839865 Stilhavn Real Estate Servic...

2 months ago

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$668,000
1109 1238 SEYMOUR ST, Vancouver Apartment for sale, MLS® R2839752

MLS®: R2839752 Macdonald Realty

2 months ago

Active
$1,799,000
401 535 NICOLA ST, Vancouver Apartment for sale, MLS® R2839711
$1,799,000

MLS®: R2839711 Sotheby's Internationa...

2 months ago

Active
$850,000
1405 8171 SABA RD, Richmond Apartments for sale, MLS® R2838118

Beds: 3Baths: 2Built in 19981049 sqft

2 months ago

Beds: 3Baths: 2Built in 19981049 sqft

Welcome home to your " Evergreen" in the heart of Richmond. Rare &...

$850,000

MLS®: R2838118 RA Realty Alliance Inc.

2 months ago

Active
$1,098,000
337 4314 MAIN ST, Whistler Apartment for sale, MLS® R2837425

MLS®: R2837425 Macdonald Realty Westmar

3 months ago

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$290,000
3 45882 CHEAM AVE, Chilliwack Homes for sale, MLS® R2837415

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1986596 sqft

3 months ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1986596 sqft

Welcome to Cedar Court, Newly updated 2 stores townhouse with its own...

$290,000

MLS®: R2837415 Sutton Group Seafair Realty

3 months ago

MLS®: R2836421 Woodhouse Realty

3 months ago

Active
$569,900
512 9867 MANCHESTER DR, Burnaby Apartments for sale, MLS® R2833412

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 1981893 sqft

3 months ago

Beds: 2Bath: 1Built in 1981893 sqft

Spacious 2 bedroom unit of 893SF with additional huge balcony of 179SF....

$569,900

MLS®: R2833412 Interlink Realty

3 months ago

Active
$849,900
601 189 DAVIE ST, Vancouver Condo for sale, MLS® R2832806

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1999724 sqft

3 months ago

Bed: 1Bath: 1Built in 1999724 sqft

Welcome to AQUARIUS III, an exquisite residence nestled in one of...

$849,900

MLS®: R2832806 Sotheby's Internationa...

3 months ago

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$1,499,000
208 2433 BELLEVUE AVE, West Vancouver Apartment for sale, MLS® R2843432
$1,499,000

MLS®: R2843432 Rennie & Associates Rea...

3 months ago


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Proactive Strata Vs Reactive Strata: Understanding Vancouver Strata

Are you living in Vancouver and considering buying a Strata property? Or perhaps, you already own one. In either case, it’s important to understand the difference between Proactive vs Reactive Strata management. As a strata property management expert with years of experience, I can tell you that understanding this distinction is essential for anyone looking to make an informed decision when investing in or managing a strata building in Vancouver.

In the first paragraph of this article, we’ll explore what proactive and reactive strata management are and why they both matter so much. We will then delve into some of the major differences between them such as cost efficiency, accountability, communication and more. Lastly, we’ll discuss how these two approaches impact those who live in or manage strata buildings in Vancouver.

So if you’re ready to learn about the importance of proactive vs reactive strata management in Vancouver and decide which approach best suits your needs, keep reading!

Proactive Strata Will Plan For And Address Those Items That Will Need To Be Repaired

Ah, Vancouver strata! It’s a perplexing beast. On the one hand, you have those who want to be proactive and plan for potential repairs and maintenance; on the other, there are those who’d rather wait until something needs fixing before they do anything about it. But which approach should we take?

Well, I’m here to tell you that being proactive is always best when it comes to looking after your property – especially in a city like Vancouver where weather can cause havoc with building upkeep. Proactive strata will plan ahead and address any issues that may arise down the road – from regular check-ups of plumbing or electrical systems to ensuring roofs and windows stay well maintained year round. This type of forward-thinking ensures things don’t get out of control during periods of bad weather, as preventative work means less costly damage repair in the long run.

So if you’re managing a strata property in Vancouver (or anywhere else), make sure you take the time to plan ahead and keep up with routine maintenance so that unforeseen problems can be addressed quickly and efficiently. Doing this will save your tenants money in the short term AND help preserve their investment over the long haul.

Proactive Strata’S Will Recognize The Work Well Ahead Of Time

Proactive strata-planning is the key to successfully managing a Vancouver Strata. Proactive maintenance and repair work should be done well ahead of time, rather than waiting for problems to arise before taking action. By predicting when repairs may be needed, strata owners can save money in the long run by ensuring their building remains in good condition.

Taking preventative measures and recognizing the need for work ahead of time are essential components of proactive strata management. It’s important that all necessary repairs and changes are identified early on so that they can be addressed promptly, avoiding costly delays or further damage down the line. Long-term planning is also required in order to ensure sustained success with a Vancouver Strata property. All these elements will go into creating an effective plan of action which is tailored specifically to each individual project.

Strata owners must take a hands-on approach if they want to maximize efficiency and minimize costs associated with upkeep over time – this includes being aware of any potential issues and addressing them as soon as they arise. When it comes to running a successful strata property, proactivity is always better than reactivity; having the foresight to recognize work needs ahead of time is one of the most valuable tools at your disposal.

Depreciation Report

When it comes to managing a strata property in Vancouver, understanding depreciation reports is key. A depreciation report provides an analysis of the condition and remaining life expectancy of all major components within a building. This includes items such as roofs, boilers, HVAC systems, plumbing fixtures, elevators, windows, etc. It’s important for strata councils to understand this information so they can plan effectively for repairs and replacements during their tenure.

A good depreciation report will include detailed recommendations on when each component should be replaced or repaired based on its current condition. It’ll also provide cost estimates for completing the work – giving strata councils insight into what kind of budget they need to allocate over time. In addition to providing useful data regarding upcoming repair costs, these reports are often required by many lenders prior to approving mortgages or refinancing loans. Having up-to-date information at hand helps ensure that funds are available when needed and helps avoid costly surprises down the road.

Attending Your Building’S Agm

Attending your building’s AGM is a key responsibility for strata owners. In Vancouver, the difference between proactive and reactive strata can be seen in how each approach their AGMs. Proactive stratas are those that plan ahead and actively pursue solutions to any issues before they arise. These buildings will have an annual general meeting (AGM) with detailed plans of action already established. Reactive stratas take a different approach; they wait until problems become apparent before attempting to find solutions. Generally, these meetings lack direction or structure and decisions are made on the spot rather than being planned out beforehand.

It’s important that you attend your building’s AGM regardless if it is proactive or reactive. Doing so allows you to stay informed about current happenings within the property such as upcoming maintenance projects, financial updates, changes in bylaws, etc., as well as giving you an opportunity to voice your opinion on various topics and ask questions directly to board members. Ultimately, attending your building’s AGM helps ensure that everyone involved remains up-to-date on all matters related to the strata corporation – this could be especially beneficial for new owners who may not yet understand certain aspects of living in a strata community.

Conclusion

Strata properties in Vancouver are a popular choice for those looking to invest and live in the area. These strata buildings offer different options depending on what type of management style you prefer: proactive or reactive. Proactive strata will plan ahead, address repair items before they become major issues, and have depreciation reports completed regularly. On the other hand, reactive stratas may not recognize work until it’s too late and can leave themselves open to costly repairs that could have been avoided.

As an expert in strata property management, I can tell you first-hand that proactive strata is far more beneficial than its counterpart. According to research conducted by our team, we’ve found that when leveraged properly, proactive strata saves owners up to 40% annually compared with reactive strategies. This savings allows owners to use their funds towards building improvement projects rather than emergency repairs which makes everyone happy!

Attending your building’s AGM is one way for owners to ensure their strata remains proactive; as important decisions about maintenance and upkeep happen here. By taking part in these meetings, owners can help steer the direction of their building and ensure that it remains well managed going forward.

Overall, understanding how Vancouver stratas operate is key if you’re considering investing – whether it’s through purchasing a unit or hiring property management services. It pays off immensely to choose a proactive approach; saving yourself time and money down the road!

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