During the process of buying or selling a home, you'll unearth countless questions. I know how difficult it can be to sift through all the details in order to find answers relevant and meaningful to you. I've put together the following series of reports that provide clear, concise and useful information on a wide range of issues related to real estate. Here you'll find tips on how to save money, real estate insider secrets, renovation advice, and much more.
I would be happy to personally answer any questions you may have. Remember, I'm here to assist you every step of the way!
Property Transfer Tax and First Time Home Buyers' Program
Find out if you're exempt from paying the property transfer tax.
Staging Your Home to Sell
Tips on how to get your home buyer-ready!
Expenses to Expect When Buying a Home
Depreciation Reports Coming to a Strata Near You
Brian Taylor at Bull Housser, a prominent Vancouver law firm, has put together this handy information sheet about Depreciation Reports.
More on Depreciation Reports
Link to B.C. Government information about Depreciation Reports.
Dispute Resolution for Stratas
The Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, Bill 44, was passed this year. The Act, creates an independent body, the Civil Resolution Tribunal, which will provide dispute resolution tools so that strata owners, strata corporations and tenants will have some recourse during disputes other than taking each other to court. The tribunal is expected to be operational in 2014.