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Homeowner's Guide to Energy Efficiency

Posted on Dec 13, 2019 in Home Tips Repair


Introduction


Energy efficiency involves using less energy and using energy responsibly. It can impact every aspect of our lives, including what we buy and where we live. When it comes to homes, it is important to know how your home operates and uses energy, while becoming more mindful of energy sources.

Choosing to buy a new energy- efficient home or...

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A Homeowner's Guide to Radon

Posted on Dec 13, 2019 in Home Tips Repair



Introduction

Radon — a naturally occurring radioactive gas produced by the breakdown of the uranium in soil, rocks, and water — is present in all houses. Left unmitigated, high levels of radon can present significant health risks, so testing is an important element of responsible home ownership. Long-term testing, advocated by Health Canada, provide...

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Princeton Market Update

Posted on Mar 15, 2019 in Market Stats



It appears Princeton will be going through significant growth for the first time in many years. Relatively low tax rates and land value has created a renewed interest from companies looking to move out of larger urban areas. BC Green is currently in the middle of constructing a state-of-the-art cannabis facility, as well as a steel manufacture with...

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Mortgage Stress Test Continues to Dampen Home Sales in February

Posted on Mar 13, 2019 in Market Stats

Vancouver, BC – March 13, 2019. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a total of 4,533 residential unit sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in February, a decline of 27 per cent from the same month last year. The average MLS® residential price in the province was $678,625, a decline of 9.3 per cen...

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BC Home Sales to Rise in 2019  

Posted on Nov 09, 2018 in Real Estate News


BCREA 2018 Fourth Quarter Housing Forecast
Vancouver, BC – November 8, 2018. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) released its 2018 Fourth Quarter Housing Forecast today.

Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) residential sales in the province are forecast to decline 23 per cent to 80,000 units this year, after recording 103,768 residential...

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BC Home Sales Continue at Slower Pace in September

Posted on Oct 11, 2018 in Market Stats

Courtesy: BCREA Vancouver, BC – October 11, 2018. 

The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a total of 5,573 residential unit sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) across the province in September, a 33.2 per cent decrease from the same month last year. The average MLS® residential price in BC was $685,7...

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