Property owners throughout BC received their Property Assessment Notice the first week of January. This notice is BC Assessment’s (BCA) estimate of a property’s value as of July 1, 2010. BC Assessment is the BC government agency responsible for determining and reporting property value estimates. “The majority of homes in Metro Vancouver are worth… Read More 2011 Property assessment notices are here!
36% say they are likely to buy in the next two years, up from 26% last year, poll shows By Joanne Le-Young, Canwest News ServiceMarch 9, 2010 VANCOUVER SUN Sentiment among would-be homebuyers continues to improve in B.C., according to an annual RBC home ownership study released on Monday. The study reported that 36 per… Read More B.C. home hunters feeling more motivated
By Don Cayo, Vancouver SunSeptember 18, 2009 The way new homes are taxed in B.C. is excessive, wrong-headed and harmful, and the harmonized sales tax will make it worse. So I think the home-building industry is aiming too low when it asks for some breathing room to consult with the government, and some tweaking of… Read More Time to cut taxes on new homes
Home Styles Many times I have people ask me what is the style of this home, or what is the meaning of the description they see on a feature sheet. Well, here is a guide to help those who are confused about some of the home styles we have here in Vancouver. Vancouver Home Style… Read More Vancouver Home Style Guide