The Risks In Making Real Estate Offers Without Subjects

The Risks In Making Real Estate Offers Without Subjects

Atrina Kouroshnia  03.24.2015
While an offer with no subjects could certainly be more attractive to the seller, I do not advise my mortgage clients to go in without...
Vancouver Artwork Wants to 'Heal The Divide' In City's Downtown

Vancouver Artwork Wants to 'Heal The Divide' In City's Downtown

Rhianna Schmunk  03.12.2015
"I've taken people down Hastings and (when we cross that street,) they say, 'whoa, we're not in beautiful Vancouver anymore. And I say...
Richmond, B.C. Could Fine Owners Of Unsafe, Vacant Homes

Richmond, B.C. Could Fine Owners Of Unsafe, Vacant Homes

Rhianna Schmunk  03.11.2015
In 2013, officials received over 1,500 calls to abandoned buildings for fire or police-related incidents.
Chinese Buyer Drops $51 Million On Vancouver Mansion

Chinese Buyer Drops $51 Million On Vancouver Mansion

Andree Lau  03.10.2015
The 1.09-hectare property is made up of three lots, and includes a 10-car garage
'Canada's Greenest Home' Mastermind Has Done It Again

'Canada's Greenest Home' Mastermind Has Done It Again

Rhianna Schmunk  03. 6.2015
"Building beautiful, innovative, sustainable homes is what gets us up every day."
Telus Proposes Giant Media Screen For New Vancouver Tower

Telus Proposes Giant Media Screen For New Vancouver Tower

CBC  02.11.2015
The 7.5-by-11 metre screen would hang from the 16th to the 18th floors of the building.
Alberta's Pain Could Be B.C.'s Gain

Alberta's Pain Could Be B.C.'s Gain

The Globe And Mail  02. 4.2015
The Vancouver region’s housing market is off to a hot start for 2015 amid forecasts that Alberta’s pain will be British Columbia’s...
Tiny Homes Aren't The Solution To B.C.'s Unaffordability Crisis

Tiny Homes Aren't The Solution To B.C.'s Unaffordability Crisis

Michael Stewart  02. 2.2015
There is something disturbing about the way local media continues to laud people for moving into smaller and smaller spaces simply because...
Detached Vancouver Homes Spark Bidding Wars

Detached Vancouver Homes Spark Bidding Wars

CBC  01.30.2015
Detached homes in Vancouver are being snapped up by local buyers, with some going for more than 20 percent over the asking price, according...
Controversial 'Origami' Tower Rejected By Vancouver Panel

Controversial 'Origami' Tower Rejected By Vancouver Panel

CP  01.29.2015
The 26-storey, multi-sided glass tower would have been placed on Cordova Street next door to the heritage Waterfront Station.
LOOK: Tiny Home In B.C. Will Blow You Away

LOOK: Tiny Home In B.C. Will Blow You Away

Sara Harowitz  01.22.2015
Just because these spaces are small doesn't mean they can't be beautiful.
Vancouver Real Estate: 5 Mistakes That Could Mess Up Your Closing

Vancouver Real Estate: 5 Mistakes That Could Mess Up Your Closing

Atrina Kouroshnia  01.21.2015
Here are a few rookie mistakes that can complicate your closing process, especially given how competitive Vancouver real estate can be....
Renters Live In $5-Million Vancouver Mansion For $750/Month

Renters Live In $5-Million Vancouver Mansion For $750/Month

The Tyee  01.20.2015
From left, Erik Paulsson, Phoenix Muranetz and Jeet-Kei Leung pose in front the South Vancouver mansion they share with several other friends...
Vancouver Holds Dubious World Ranking Again

Vancouver Holds Dubious World Ranking Again

CP  01.20.2015
TORONTO - Vancouver has been ranked among the most unaffordable real estate markets in a recent international report, leaving economists...