Selling and Buying Advice

Renovation Rules When It Comes To Pools 

Posted on May 03, 2022 in Selling and Buying Advice


The pandemic had many people focusing on “better living at home.” Installing a pool continues to be popular. But, it's a major renovation that shouldn't be treated lightly. While planning your new summer entertainment space is exciting, there are a few practical points to consider before you get started.

• Find out about the bylaws and know what per...

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How Vancouver got so expensive and what you can do about it

Posted on Feb 26, 2022 in Selling and Buying Advice



1. Foreign investors invest their money in Canadian housing market/real estate.
2. More than 1 million new immigrants plus 100k students are brought in Canada, without making the housing arrangements.
3. Bank doesn’t give interest on deposits so, real estate and US stock market is only way to earn interest on investment.
4. More than 70% of the popula...

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Buying a house or renting is a waste of money?

Posted on Feb 05, 2022 in Selling and Buying Advice



In my opinion, buying a house makes sense if you do the math, and figure out what the ACTUAL cost of ownership is, and are smart about your purchase. I think buying a big house is a waste of money if you do not have the money? To be “house” poor means most of your money goes into your house one way or the other. If you live in a home it could be a...

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if you're not paying for it, you became the product

Posted on Jan 21, 2022 in Selling and Buying Advice



Did you ever wonder how popular WhatsApp or other apps are free ? In 2014 Facebook purchased WhatsApp for $19 Billion NOT to monetize the popular messaging service used worldwide but to integrate with Facebook. The developers of Whatsapp had a moral business compass not to sell adds to users nor to charge users monthly fee. The long story short is...

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Wills and Estate Planning ft. Richard BelL

Posted on Jan 08, 2022 in Selling and Buying Advice




Wills are a great way to create generational wealth with real estate. Just as it’s happened in the past, parents leaving their owned properties to their children can create generational wealth as property values continue to rise. This could give your next of kin a huge head start in life that many only dream of.. On my podcast, the Michael Tudorie...

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TOP 10 THINGS TO LOOK FOR WHEN READING STRATA DOCUMENTS

Posted on Dec 13, 2021 in Selling and Buying Advice

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1. Up to date and filed with land title office building bylaws, without being filed by-laws are not always enforceable.

2. Building plan confirm square footage from building blue prints and declared on MLS, any discrepancy buyer could over pay.

3. Council minutes for the past 2 + years to see a trend if council is proactive or reactive to required...

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