Investing in Real Estate: Pros and Cons of Different Residential Properties and Strategies Worth Considering

Kim PhillipsProperty Investment, Real Estate, Tips

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When it comes to investing in real estate, the landscape is as vast as it is varied. For more than two decades, the Kim Phillips Real Estate Team has been guiding buyers and sellers through the bustling markets of Langley, Cloverdale, and South Surrey. Local realtors, our team stands in the Top 1% of the Fraser Valley, which showcases our … Read More

Buying a Home in South Surrey? Here Are Some Things to Look For…

Kim PhillipsReal Estate, Surrey, Tips

In today’s market, you deserve not just any realtor, but the best. You deserve a team that’s dedicated, knowledgeable, and has your best interests at heart. Buying a home is a significant milestone, and the Kim Phillips Real Estate Team believes you deserve a realtor who genuinely cares. Let’s dive into the details worth considering when shopping for real estate … Read More

The Importance of Home Inspections Before Buying in the Fraser Valley

Kim PhillipsCloverdale, Inside Fraser Valley, Langley, Real Estate, Surrey, Tips

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The Fraser Valley, with its stunning landscapes and vibrant communities, has emerged as a hotspot in British Columbia’s real estate market. Amid this dynamic market, the importance of home inspections cannot be overstated. The Kim Phillips Real Estate Team, a dedicated group of local realtors, has been assisting buyers and sellers in South Surrey, Cloverdale, and Langley, ensuring seamless transactions … Read More

6 Design Trends to Refresh Your Kitchen 

Kim PhillipsHome Decor, Lifestyle, Tips

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Your kitchen is a place where you gather to cook, eat, socialize, perhaps even work from time to time. As the heart of the home, you want to make it true to you, while also being optimized come resell time! If you have been considering a kitchen refresh, we’ve got some ideas to get you started. Here are some of … Read More

6 Areas of Your Kitchen to Clean After Moving In

Kim PhillipsHomeowner Hacks, Lifestyle, Tips

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It’s official! You’ve just signed the paperwork on your new home and are getting ready to move in. While our team of local realtors can streamline this process in many ways, there are some tasks that are left up to the new homeowners. But don’t worry – we’ll provide you with the tools to give you the guidance you deserve. … Read More

To Build or Buy: The Big Real Estate Question in 2022

Kim PhillipsCloverdale, Langley House Market, Property Investment, Real Estate, Surrey, Tips

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Are you ready to call a new place home? While this is an incredibly exciting and worthwhile venture, we know the “what ifs” of house hunting can tack on a lot of stress. One question many soon-to-be-homeowners wonder is if they should buy a house or build one. Since both options come with several factors to consider, it’s important to … 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

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