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Blog by Patricia Houlihan - Personal Real Estate Corporation

Budget news and Vancouver waterfront

February 22nd, 2007

The government has said housing is its focus in this budget.....and there may be some good news for SOME first time home buyers. Unfortunately, the changes that seem most significant will not be that useful to those who want to buy a home on the waterfront....even in the condo market, there are very few waterfront homes that will benefit from the changes as the price thresholds are too high. ...

Land or Air what to buy in Vancouver Waterfront Real Estate?

February 21st, 2007
There are some spectacular waterfront detached homes and increasingly spectacular waterfront condominiums in an around Vancouver...think West Van, Yaletown, Coal Harbour for example......Today, because of land prices being so high, and in many cases also as a result of lifestyle choices, more and more people are buying air (condos are the legal subdivision of airspace) instead of land. When i ...