Tag Archive: buying a home

Downsizing. Decisions, Data & Dollars

Thinking about downsizing? The signs you’re ready to make the leap are varied, here are some of the top ones. Yardwork – You used to love being out in the garden all day, raking the leaves and weeding. It gave you such pride. Now it’s all just a big chore in ...

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Home Buying and Home Selling Process infographics updated for Jan 2023

With the introduction of the Home Buyer Rescission Period in BC as of January 2023, Macdonald Realty has updated our Home Buyer and Home Seller process infographics. This is how it works now. The Home Buying Process The Home Selling Process ...

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The Home Buyer Rescission Period starts Jan 3. 2023

What is the Home Buyer Rescission Period (HBRP)? The HBRP, commonly known as a “rescission period,” gives buyers the right to withdraw from a purchase agreement within a specified period of time after an offer is accepted. Without a rescission period, if a buyer wishes to terminate an unconditional contract, ...

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BCREA 2021 Second Quarter Housing Forecast for the Lower Mainland – South West

“Second Quarter – May 2021 1 The record-setting pace of home sales that began in late fall of 2020 has continued into 2021 with markets across the province eclipsing previous monthly sales records by wide margins.” “Early in the recovery, that record pace was led by markets outside of large ...

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Condos for sale in West Vancouver – July 27, 2021

Are you thinking about buying a condo in West Vancouver? Whether you’re a first time buyer, moving up in the market or downsizing, there is something for you. Ambleside under $700,000 1845 Bellevue Avenue #202 Dundarave under $1,100,000 2167 BELLEVUE AVENUE #703 Park Royal under $1,500,000 540 WATERS EDGE CRESCENT ...

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Five Star Google Review – Julia Stauffer West Vancouver Realtor

See it on Google   We were first time home buyers in Vancouver and Julia Stauffer came highly recommended. We couldn’t have been happier with the recommendation. From start to finish, Julia was extremely responsive. It may seem trivial but we really appreciated her promptness in responses. As first time ...

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How Should You Choose Your Real Estate Agent?

It’s a good question? Your sister’s friend, the couple you see on the back of the bus, your co-worker’s brother, maybe your parent’s friend’s son? Who to choose to help you buy or sell, you don’t want to upset anyone or seem ungrateful for suggestions or referrals but what to ...

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Buyers Market, Bubble, Crash, Sky High Prices… Are you Afraid to Move Forward?

Do you really want find a new home or need to move? If you do, what matters is your life, lifestyle and family harmony. Remember the dizzying days of multiple offers all but a year or so ago? If you found the home you loved you were willing to go ...

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