February 2019

How To Negotiate?

Posted on Feb 28, 2019 in Vancouver First Time Home Buyers

How To Negotiate?
The nervy part to a lot of Vancouver First Time Home Buyers are negotiations. What should I offer, where do I start and where should I finish? These are common questions we deal with a lot. Well I’m sure you’ve heard the age old saying ‘Negotiation is an art’, and it’s true. The wrong negotiation tactic can actually have the opposi...

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Special Assessments & Special Levies when Buying!?!?

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 in Vancouver First Time Home Buyers

Special Assessments & Special Levies When Buying?!?!
A hot topic and a feared topic nonetheless! This is a very common question we come up against with First Time Home Buyers when it comes to Strata Documentation or Depreciation reports. It’s imperative to realise, a Special Assessment and a Special Levy are ALWAYS going to happen. 

If you’re looking...

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There is a Tenant in my home!!

Posted on Feb 07, 2019 in Vancouver First Time Home Buyers

FYI, this blog is NOT about squatters (neither the gym kind, nor those that decide to post up in your empty home). That’s a whoooooole different blog altogether. You need the PO-lice for that one.


If you don’t get that reference, google N.W.A songs. Once you know, you know, and it’s funny!

But no, we are talking about a home that you want to buy, but...

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Think about Subjects, not just price to get your offer accepted!

Posted on Feb 01, 2019 in Vancouver First Time Home Buyers

Think About Subjects, Not Just Price
Hoorah! You’ve been out searching for the right home, you’ve now found it and would like to come in with an offer. Hopefully you are discussing with your REALTOR on price point, based on previous sales in the building/surrounding area.
Well on top of this, did you know there are also other ways you can make your o...

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