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Illuminating Vancouver real estate market information to further support Michael’s Being There outlook and superior service perspective.

Best Coffee Shops in Mount Pleasant

Posted on Oct 21, 2020


When it comes to high quality coffee shops, Vancouver is up there with the best of them. Luckily for those who live in or frequent Mount Pleasant, you’re spoiled for choice for consistently great tasting coffee and a friendly, East Van welcome.

Scroll down to look at some of my favourite coffee spots in Mount Pleasant, and be sure to support them ne...

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Renovate or Relocate, Move or Improve?

Posted on Oct 19, 2020


Whether you require more space for a growing family, have become tired of the out of date kitchen and bathrooms,  would simply like a change of scenery, or all of the above, the question of renovating or relocating is a common one. Although, not an easy one!

In this blog post, I will explore the pros and cons of both renovating and relocating.

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Vancouver Real Estate Market: September 2020

Posted on Oct 07, 2020

Home Sales and Listings See an End of Summer Surge in Vancouver

In short: the lower interest rates we’re seeing combined with pent up demand from the earlier months in lockdown are still resulting in increased activity across Vancouver.


Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that home sales in the region were up 56% compared to Septem...

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Real Estate Technology: Introduction to Virtual Reality (VR)

Posted on Sep 30, 2020


Technology is transforming the way we live, with advancements helping us all communicate and do business more effectively and efficiently. The world of real estate is no different – from an increase in accessibility to cloud storage, the use of e-signatures, significant access to online property research, and in more recent years, virtual tours.

As...

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Michael Tudorie's Home Maintenance Tips: October

Posted on Sep 28, 2020


We may be enjoying the final few days of warmer weather here in Vancouver, but there’s lots to look forward to as winter approaches. Crisp morning walks, evenings in front of the fire, and not long until we’re enjoying winter activities at the local ski hills!

But before you start putting up the Halloween decorations and curling up on the couch for...

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Neighbourhood Book Exchange – Vancouver

Posted on Sep 24, 2020


As an avid book reader and someone who calls Kitsilano home, coming across a new neighbourhood book exchange on my frequent walks, bike rides and drives around our beautiful community really makes my day. For those unaware, the small wooden structures popping up around Kitsilano, East Vancouver plus 1,000s of other neighbourhoods around the planet...

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