Important Info

Vancouver School Board Catchment:

http://www.vsb.bc.ca/schools

Each Vancouver school belongs to a family of schools including a secondary school and the elementary schools

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BC Home Owner Grant Information:

BC Assessment estimates the value of all homes based on their market value on July 1 each year. Government then adjusts the threshold of the Home Owner Grant to make sure at least 95.5 per cent of eligible homeowners receive the full amount. Those with homes valued above the threshold may still be eligible for a partial grant. 

BC Home Owner Grant Information

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Are you a Non-Resident wanting to BUY or SELL property in Canada?

Buying and Selling Canadian Property as a NON-Resident

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Why is there a difference between Market Value and Assessment Tax Value?

This is a question I often get asked from my clients. Whether we are buying or selling, there is typically a difference between the property value assessment on the assessment notice and the market value determined by a REALTOR®.  Take a read on some typical reason for this difference: 

BC Property Assessment Information
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Canadian Home Buyers Plan


The Government of Canada has a program to help First Time Buyers by using their own retirement savings…

Home Buyers Program
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Bank of Canada have influenced interest rates


This is a great article on the overview of the changes taken by the Bank of Canada have influenced interest rates.

Bank of Canada have influenced interest rates
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Should I get a home Inspection done on my purchase?

Roland’s 5 Reasons to get a home Inspection

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Take a look at the following link to see the confirmed Drug Houses in BC

Grow OP Database site: http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/drugs-drogues/mgi-ircm/bc-eng.htm

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Following is a link to the Vancouver Bed Bug Registry: