Tag Archive: home buying decisions

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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Happy New Year! – Welcome to Real Estate in 2023

Happy New Year! Welcome 2023! Lots of changes coming into effect this January, provincially and federally. Foreign Buyer Ban, New Home Buyer Rescission Period. Be in the know, sign up for my Monthly Market update!   Julia Stauffer Macdonald Realty – West Vancouver 1575 Marine Drive, West Vancouver Direct Line: ...

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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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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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Congratulations to my client – Fantastic Marinaside location

Congratulations to my client on the purchase of her first home.  This 1 bedroom and den suite is just steps from the Marinaside waterfront such a fabulous location. A home to make her own. Spectacular location in the heart of Yaletown. Welcome to the prestigious Aquarius II development only steps ...

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New Listing coming soon – Stylish West Vancouver condo under $450,000

A 1 bedroom condo in West Vancouver under $450,000? Pinch me, I must be dreaming you say, no I promise it is possible!  Does it have outdoor space?  Yes!  It has a lovely sunny private patio and the complex has a beautiful outdoor pool and heritage Club House with Guest ...

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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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