The title kind of says it all. Geoff McLennan and Jeremy Rae discuss some of their pet peeves…
Strata councils have lagged behind the demand for policies and infrastructure to support EV’s. It’s certainly easier in a house, but not always straight forward when it’s an older house – very common in New Westminster!
Special guest Chris Dupuis, Notary Public explains why notaries make it look easy. They’re role is so, so…..so important to facilitate a smooth transfer of title. We’re glad they make it easy on our clients!
Global News real estate feature finds that developers are delaying constructing out of fear they won’t hit their pre-sales targets to qualify for financing.
Translating Property Descriptions
What are your favourite euphemisms and half-truths when reading a property description? What are realistic expectations when you read about extensive renovations or stunning views?
Episode 59 – CMHC Interest-free loans for first-time buyers
We dedicate an entire episode to recent real estate news. Because it’s a big deal!
What’s up with this Hong Kong extradition business and more buyers coming to Vancouver?
How does this CMHC loan really work? Is it going to be the same box office flop that we had with the failed BC Government’s down-payment loan program?
We let super-fan Sam Teja take Matt’s spot. Nuff said…. (Jer did the write-up this week, sorry)
May stats have been released. Sales volume is up, but still well below the norm.
S.C.A.R.F. is an acronym created by Dr. David Rock. Geoff, Matt and Jeremy use its teachings all the time to lead conversations and bring difficult conversations back from the brink of collapse.
Question of the Week
What is a red flag in a 5 year warranty envelope review?
Macleans.ca is catching up to Episode 20 of multiple offers and discussing the distorted reality of real estate photos.
Winning at the Bottom
It’s about time we talk about multiple offers!
We became accustomed to winning multiple offers with no conditions and well-over asking price. It all came to a halt when the market softened. Today we can win with a variety of strategies. The best strategy? Give the Seller assurance that you can follow through.
Question of the Week
Define a bedroom!
Victoria Day brings out the outdoorsman in all of us and gets many thinking about the dream of owning a vacation property. We’re all back from the long weekend at our family properties and we’re sharing what it’s like to own one and how to start the process of buying one!
Special guest Jay Hazelwood /// thehazelwoodteam.com