January 2014

Look No Further For Real Estate Value

Posted on Jan 30, 2014

Here's an interesting article written by Ozzie Jurock, a well-know BC Real Estate Analyst.

While all eyes are on the Lower Mainland, reasonable prices and excellent investment opportunities are to be found in the small towns outside the major markets - and now is the time to be assessing the opportunities.

When one looks at recoveries in residential...

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Price Reduction -Whistler 

Posted on Jan 23, 2014

8336 Needles in Whistler has been reduced to $649,000.

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West Vancouver Crime Statistics

Posted on Jan 23, 2014

West Vancouver has been known as a sleepy little town and now I have proof that it's safe and law-abiding too!
According to 2011 statistics, the population of West Vancouver reached 47,692 residents with a police force numbering 81 officers. The number of violent crimes has dropped from 488 in 2002 to 319 instances in 2011. Property crimes has also...

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More Canadian Mortgage rate cuts loom

Posted on Jan 21, 2014

Looking good for real estate in Canada.
“The banks typically move as a group,” the analyst said. “So, over the coming days, I’d largely expect to see downward rate movements on the posted rates by the other banks.”
RBC now advertises a five-year mortgage rate of 3.69%. Other Canadian banks currently advertise a range of rates between 3.59% to 3.89% o...

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Interest rate speculation no reason to panic

Posted on Jan 20, 2014

Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz believes long-term interest rates will rise incrementally this year. Experts say the jump will be easily absorbed by consumers.
http://globalnews.ca/news/1087704/interest-rate-speculation-no-reason-to-panic/

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Court Ordered Sale in Whistler

Posted on Jan 20, 2014

Great opportunity with this new listing of mine.
http://www.scottwtodd.com/listings/active

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