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Please visit our Open House at 112 4272 ALBERT ST in Burnaby.
Open House on Saturday, March 1, 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rare opportunity to purchase in this welcoming community development. In sought after neighbourhood "The Heights". 3 bdr, 2 bath townhouse with open concept kitchen w/island and a private sunny cedar deck. Over 3400sqft of common amenitiesto use as your own including spacious kitchen, lounge w/fireplace, children's play area, office, guest suites, entertainment room, workshop, community garden & much more!! Walk to Confederation Park, Eileen Dailly Pool, Library, Transit & Schools. Steps from local shopping & restaurants that make "The Heights" such a desirable area to live. Strata fee also includes high speed Internet & the pro-active stratas long term goals for the growing CRF. Call Pauline for info.Open House Sat Mar 1 (2-4)
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Government reduces tax burden on first-time buyers

First-time home buyers received welcome news in today’s provincial budget. Any REALTORS® currently working with first-time buyers will want to share this news with them as soon as possible.

The government has announced, effective February 19, 2014, under the Property Transfer Tax (PTT) First-Time Home Buyers’ Exemption program, qualifying first-time buyers can buy a home worth up to $475,000. The previous threshold was $425,000.

The partial exemption continues and will apply to homes valued between $475,000 and $500,000.

With this change, the government estimates 1,700 additional first-time buyers will annually be eligible to save up to $7,500 in PTT when they buy their home.

The government estimates this measure will cost $8 million in lost tax revenue each year.

The Real Estate Board, together with BC Real Estate Association, has actively lobbied to make home ownership more affordable for first-time home buyers. This increase in the threshold clearly signals our efforts have paid off as in past years.

In 2008, as a result of industry lobbying, the provincial government increased the threshold to $425,000 from $375,000. 

In 2005, the government increased the threshold to $325,000 from $275,000.

The PTT is calculated at a rate of one per cent on the first $200,000 and two per cent on the remaining value of the purchase price. 

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Please visit our Open House at 1871 STAINSBURY AVE in Vancouver.
Open House on Sunday, February 23, 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A modern & contemporary 2-bedroom townhome that has it all! This property features an open plan layout, a gourmet kitchen with gas stove, stainless appliances; granite counters tops, wide plank flooring, a large private patio and a bonus of 2 parking stalls & 1 locker. Conveniently located minutes away from Trout Lake Park, Community Centre and walking distance to Commercial Drive, skytrain and bus routes. Don't miss this hidden neighbourhood gem! A pleasure to show! Open House Sunday February 23rd 2-4 pm
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Please visit our Open House at 1871 STAINSBURY AVE in Vancouver.
Open House on Saturday, February 22, 2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A modern & contemporary 2-bedroom townhome that has it all! This property features an open plan layout, a gourmet kitchen with gas stove, stainless appliances; granite counters tops, wide plank flooring, a large private patio and a bonus of 2 parking stalls & 1 locker. Conveniently located minutes away from Trout Lake Park, Community Centre and walking distance to Commercial Drive, skytrain and bus routes. Don't miss this hidden neighbourhood gem! A pleasure to show! Open House Saturday February 22nd 1-3 pm
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Please visit our Open House at 1871 STAINSBURY AVE in Vancouver.
Open House on Saturday, February 15, 2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A modern & contemporary 2-bedroom townhome that has it all! This property features an open plan layout, a gourmet kitchen with gas stove, stainless appliances; granite counters tops, wide plank flooring, a large private patio and a bonus of 2 parking stalls & 1 locker. Conveniently located minutes away from Trout Lake Park, Community Centre and walking distance to Commercial Drive, skytrain and bus routes. Don't miss this hidden neighbourhood gem! A pleasure to show! Open House Saturday February 15th 1-3 pm
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Please visit our Open House at 112 4272 ALBERT ST in Burnaby.
Open House on Sunday, February 16, 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rare opportunity to purchase in this welcoming community development. In sought after neighbourhood "The Heights". 3 bdr, 2 bath townhouse with open concept kitchen w/island and a private sunny cedar deck. Over 3400sqft of common amenitiesto use as your own including spacious kitchen, lounge w/fireplace, children's play area, office, guest suites, entertainment room, workshop, community garden & much more!! Walk to Confederation Park, Eileen Dailly Pool, Library, Transit & Schools. Steps from local shopping & restaurants that make "The Heights" such a desirable area to live. Strata fee also includes high speed Internet & the pro-active stratas long term goals for the growing CRF. Call Pauline for info.Open House Sat Feb 16 (2-4)
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I have listed a new property at 1871 STAINSBURY AVE in Vancouver.
A modern & contemporary 2-bedroom townhome that has it all! This property features an open plan layout, a gourmet kitchen with gas stove, stainless appliances; granite counters tops, wide plank flooring, a large private patio and a bonus of 2 parking stalls & 1 locker. Conveniently located minutes away from Trout Lake Park, Community Centre and walking distance to Commercial Drive, skytrain and bus routes. Don't miss this hidden neighbourhood gem! A pleasure to show! Open House Sunday February 9th 2-4 pm
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Please visit our Open House at 1871 STAINSBURY AVE in Vancouver.
Open House on Sunday, February 9, 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A modern & contemporary 2-bedroom townhome that has it all! This property features an open plan layout, a gourmet kitchen with gas stove, stainless appliances; granite counters tops, wide plank flooring, a large private patio and a bonus of 2 parking stalls & 1 locker. Conveniently located minutes away from Trout Lake Park, Community Centre and walking distance to Commercial Drive, skytrain and bus routes. Don't miss this hidden neighbourhood gem! A pleasure to show! Open House Sunday February 9th 2-4 pm
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I have listed a new property at 112 4272 ALBERT ST in Burnaby.
Rare opportunity to purchase in this community development. in sought after neighbourhood "The Heights". 3 bdr, 2 bath townhouse with private sunny backyard. Additional shared amenities to use as your own include: children's play area,office, guest suites, entertainment room, workshop, lounge w/fireplace, spacious kitchen, community garden and much more!! Walk minutes to Confederation Park, Eileen Dailly Pool, Library, Transit and Schools. Steps from local shopping and restaurants that make "The Heights" such a desirable area to live. First Open House Saturday February16th (2-4)
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