Navigating the Changing Real Estate Market in the Fraser Valley

Kim PhillipsReal Estate

“After a strong first quarter, BC markets are now adjusting to a much different interest rate environment,” said BCREA Chief Economist Brendon Ogmundson. “With mortgage rates surpassing 4 per cent for the first time in over a decade, the housing market over the next two years may have very little resemblance to the housing market of the past year.” It’s … Read More

How to Renovate a Bedroom Into Your Dream Primary Suite

Kim PhillipsHomeowner Hacks, Inside Fraser Valley, Lifestyle, Real Estate, Tips

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Do you want a perfectly crafted, completely customized oasis at the core of your home? Do you dream of having a spa-retreat to escape to after a long day of enduring the hustle and bustle of modern living? All can be yours with a thoughtfully planned renovation to your primary bedroom. As top Cloverdale realtors, we’re no strangers to luxury … Read More

Thinking of Buying an Investment Property? Here are 5 Things to Consider.

Kim PhillipsProperty Investment, Langley House Market, Real Estate, Surrey, Tips

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It’s no secret that buying an investment property can be a wise financial decision. When done right, you can expect a strong return across multiple revenue streams. From passive income to tax breaks and equity gains, property investment can lead to substantial financial gains. With that said, a return on investment is not guaranteed and like any financial endeavour, it … Read More

Potential Benefits Of Purchasing Pre-Sale For Downsizers

Kim PhillipsReal Estate

Potential Benefits Of Purchasing Pre-Sale For Downsizers

Are you considering downsizing to a smaller home in the next few years? There has never been a better time to take advantage of your home equity in the Lower Mainland. Fraser Valley homes are selling for record shattering prices across the board. There are many benefits to purchasing a Pre-Sale Property if you’re planning a future downsize. Moving from … Read More

British Columbia Real Estate Prices Continue To Rise At The Start Of 2022

Kim PhillipsInside Fraser Valley, Langley House Market, RE/MAX, Real Estate, Surrey

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Residential real estate in British Columbia continues to prove itself as an investment goldmine amid anticipation of another “hot-market” year. While 2021 saw a lot of action in the Canadian housing market, 2022 is expected to ascend even more. Especially when it comes to the Langley real estate sector in BC. In fact, according to the RE/MAX 2022 Canadian Housing … Read More

Which Home Improvements Can You Bring to Your New Home?

Kim PhillipsHome Decor, Homeowner Hacks, Langley House Market, Lifestyle, RE/MAX, Real Estate, Tips

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No doubt about it: homes are huge investments. And we’re not just talking about the house itself. The longer you live in a home, the more money you spend on various renovations and fixes. From upgrading your space to simply maintaining it, it’s a shame to leave all that behind when you choose to move. While some of these improvements … Read More

5 Things to Know Before Buying a House

Kim PhillipsLangley House Market, Real Estate, Tips

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Has the day finally come to buy a new home? Not only does this bring you one step closer to financial freedom, but you may be investing in your forever home. While this is an exciting new venture, there are some important factors to consider before jumping into real estate. As one of the most significant financial decisions of your … Read More