Category: Vancouver

Relocating for Work? Follow These Tips

Are you relocating for work? First off, congrats on the new job and opportunity! We are sure you had a big decision to make and many considerations to keep in mind. If you want to have a successful transition to your new city, state or even country, here’s what you should do: See what’s available… Read more »

Uber Looks Like it Will Appear in Vancouver by the End of 2017

In 2014 we covered a blog about Uber, a ride-share service through the use of a phone app, being put on hold in Vancouver and having no future. Now however, Uber services in Vancouver are looking to operate once again by the end of 2017, which will be a total game changer for the city…. Read more »

Victoria Gains Attention from Unexpected Buyers

It is no secret that the Vancouver housing market has seen an increase in home prices lately. However, the Victoria market is also seeing higher home prices in recent months. The market in Victoria has become increasingly popular as people originally looking in Vancouver have started to settle in Victoria instead. Victoria Real Estate Board… Read more »

Millennials in the Canadian Housing Market

Millennials in Canada, the United States, and many other countries, have struggled to afford homes. Many millennials have not committed to home ownership because of cost alone. The Vancouver housing market, specifically, has some expensive homes in the running that millennials cannot afford. However, a third of Canadian millennials now own a home, but according… Read more »

Vancouver and Seattle Might Become Closer

Governor of Washington State, Jay Inslee, has been talking about simplifying the trip between Vancouver and Seattle for quite some time. With Seattle being the biggest city in Washington and Vancouver being the biggest city in British Columbia, many people are looking to get between the two but the trip can be a lengthy drive…. Read more »

Vancouver Housing Market Sees Prices Decrease

Vancouver has been well-known over the past few years for having a high priced housing market. In fact, for quite some time Vancouver had the highest real estate prices within the region, where a two-story house averaged around $1.6 million. However, as new mortgage restrictions are applied to applications and new taxes are put into… Read more »

What 2017 Home Buyers Should Consider

If you are looking to purchase a home within the next few months, there are several things you should be keeping in mind as 2017 approaches. Understand Your Budget Many people often purchase the home that is pleasing to their eye rather than their budget. Spending too much money on a house is a common… Read more »