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Blog by Patricia Houlihan - Personal Real Estate Corporation

Save big on home improvements-lots of incentives from all levels of Government!

March 28th, 2009

Some of the home improvement incentives available are:

- Get government rebates for home energy improvements: LiveSmart BC and ecoENERGY Retrofit Initiatives, formerly the EnerGuide for Houses, are currently offering huge rebates for making your home more energy efficient. 

- Save on taxes: Home Renovation Tax Credit (HRTC): On Jan 27, 2009 the federal government announced a 15% tax credit ...

10 year rate at 5.25% !!

March 14th, 2009

For those of us who locked in at 5.25% for five years this isn't the most welcome news, but for those of you who want a long term rate it is fantastic....who would have thought you could get a 10 year mortgage at 5.25%....please call me for more details.

 

Patricia

 

Real Estate Board February Sales Stats

March 7th, 2009

Below are the latest stats-the market has been a lot busier than it was in January-likely because of the great interest rates....if you would like to discuss any of the information below, please contact me.

http://www.rebgv.org/sites/default/files/REBGV%20Stats%20Pkg%20Feb%202009.pdf

 

Patricia