Beginner’s Guide to Investing in Vancouver Real Estate

Kim PhillipsInside Fraser Valley, Langley House Market, Real Estate, Surrey, Tips

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Are you looking to gain financial freedom by breaking the 9 to 5 corporate mold? Now more than ever, people are branching away from the standard and focusing on an independent mindset. Through the art of investing, you can increase your wealth without the tiresome workweek. So, if real estate investing is so beneficial, why isn’t everyone doing it? As … Read More

Do You Qualify for First-Time Home Buyer Programs?

Kim PhillipsHomeowner Hacks, Inside Fraser Valley, Langley House Market, Real Estate, Surrey, Tips, Uncategorized

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Buying a new home is exciting, especially when it’s your first time purchasing real estate. Not only is it a great investment for your future, but buying a home gives you limitless opportunities to create your dream space. As many BC residents know, the luxury of becoming a homeowner involves an investment of time, effort, and money. To maximize on … Read More

Check Out Our Instagram Community Guides!

Kim PhillipsCommunity, Inside Fraser Valley

Have you checked out our Instagram Community Guides yet? If you head over to the “Guides” tab on our Instagram page, you’ll find a selection of Community Guides that have been curated by our team. We have created unique guides for six communities in the Lower Mainland. We’ve chosen to focus these lists more on communities where we serve our … Read More

Your BC Property Assessment For 2021

Kim PhillipsInside Fraser Valley, Real Estate

It’s that time of year again! The B.C. Assessment Authority released its online record of property valuations for 2020. BC Assessment collects, monitors and analyzes property data throughout the year. Property assessments are based on property values as of July 1st of every year. Interested in learning more about the assessment process, appeals and what the results mean for you? … Read More

Community Feature: Breathe Salt Wellness

Kim PhillipsCommunity, Inside Fraser Valley, Lifestyle

This past week, Kim and I had the pleasure of visiting Beata at Breathe Salt Wellness. Breathe Salt Wellness is a salt therapy clinic that is centrally located in Surrey BC, right off Fraser Highway and across from Willowbrook Shopping Centre.  Upon arrival in the clinic, you’re welcomed into the space by the reception staff. The glow from the Himalayan … Read More

Order takeout and support local restaurants in your community!

Kim PhillipsCommunity, Events, Giving back, Inside Fraser Valley

The weather is getting colder and as these challenging times continue, we are being encouraged to spend our time enjoying our homes. Now more than ever, locally owned restaurants are in need of our support. If you’re looking to skip cooking, we’ve created a list of some of our favourite local restaurants that are offering take-out and delivery. This is … Read More

Welcome Fall in the Lower Mainland

Kim PhillipsInside Fraser Valley, Lifestyle

Pumpkins, leaves, apple picking, crisp autumn air… What’s not to love about fall? Let’s welcome the change of the season with some festive activities. Here are some great ways to celebrate fall and support local businesses right here in the Lower Mainland. Take an afternoon stroll in one of our community parks and take in the fall scenery. The Fort … Read More