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Details on the 2-5-10 Warranty on New Homes

2-5-10 Warranty Coverage in Vancouver As a Vancouver Realtor with experience in presale condos and homes I get the question about "what is the 2-5-10 warranty". Although we can always give general knowledge on it it is important to know exactly what it entails. One of the larger insurance providers is Travelers Insurance Company of…

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Have Some Pride – Clean Your Home!

There is an epidemic happening all over Greater Vancouver Real Estate and for the life of me I cannot figure it out. Here it is: Someone pays anywhere from $600,000 to Millions of dollars for you home or condo, gives you the dates you needed to align you with your next move in life and…

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New Airbnb Rules As of July 2017

The City of Vancouver v.s Airbnb in Vancouver Real Estate The City of Vancouver is proposing some new rules on owners of Real Estate who use their residences or investments as income generators. Of course, this is yet another cash grab and they have claimed this will free up 1,000 more rentals in the city.…

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Revocing An Offer – Revocation

What is revocation when it comes to Vancouver Real Estate contracts? The definition ~ the official cancellation of a decree, decision, or promise. What does it mean in Vancouver Real Estate? If this has happened to you you will know how much it hurts. Simply put. If you revoke an offer; you have cancelled the contract…

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Multiple Offers In BC – How They Work

Multiple offers in Vancouver Real Estate Since 2015 we have been experiencing a short supply of listings and massive demand for condos and detached homes. This has been causing prices to rise at an alarming rate (almost daily) and has been the source of frustration for many buyers in Vancouver. So, when you find yourself…

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Explaining Probate

What is probate? Probate in short is the court procedure for 2 things: Official approval of the will by the court as the valid last will of the deceased Appointment of the person (or persons) who will act as the executor of the estate It is the court process that gives the executor (or executrix)…

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