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February 2012 Newsletter

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February 2012

The Feds announced rates will stay low until 2014.  Some lenders have just increased their fixed rates, (yes the 2.99% is gone) but they are still at an all time low, and prime is still 3%.  We are approaching what is typically the busiest time of the year for real estate, and after our slow fall market, I predict this spring will be a busy one.  In 2011, the month of March saw the highest volume of sales in Downtown Vancouver, the Westside, and East Vancouver.  So if you are wondering when the best time is to sell, I would say now is the time.  I've had a busy couple of weeks with multiple offers, buyers securing a great investment unit in a cool new project, LIDO, complete with a roof top pool, heated outdoor Wi-Fi stations, & coffee in the lobby for the residents, and a great new listing with ocean views & 500 square feet of decks.  I hope you had a great weekend, and don't forget your loved ones is Valentine's Day after all!      

New Listings!

I have 2 new loft listings both with huge decks & amazing ocean & mountain views.  View these great properties, and more of my listings, under the Properties tab on my site.  

Market Statistics

Selection broadens and demand eases to kick off 2012 in the Greater Vancouver housing market.  For the detailed stats by neighbourhood and price range,  Read More...  For the 2011 Year End Market Update video by the president of the Real Estate Board, click here.  

Laneway Housing

Are you interested in building a laneway house on your property?  The City of Vancouver has published a How-To Guide  that is loaded with great information to get you started.  ..     .  .   . 



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