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by WhipMaster
Thu Jan 14, 2016 8:13 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: 0% down payments may return to parts of Metro Vancouver
Replies: 9
Views: 4684

Re: 0% down payments may return to parts of Metro Vancouver

well it would be great if they did.
they gotta do something
by WhipMaster
Wed Jan 13, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: 0% down payments may return to parts of Metro Vancouver
Replies: 9
Views: 4684

Re: 0% down payments may return to parts of Metro Vancouver

0% down? hmmmmm..... ok.
They gotta curtail foreign money buying real estate as well as immigration.
by WhipMaster
Wed Jan 13, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Happy New Year to my friends (& haters lol) on RET!
Replies: 16
Views: 8795

Re: Happy New Year to my friends (& haters lol) on RET!

Hi Tom, great to hear!
Happy New Year to you, hope you have another fabulous year! :mrgreen:
by WhipMaster
Mon Dec 28, 2015 6:29 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Predictions for 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 13403

Re: Predictions for 2016

Hi FPO, we can always depend on you to start up this great thread. Sorry to hear that you are have been out of town for some time. :) I have only a few guesses: the US Fed Rate will go back down in the Spring. Real estate sales will be brisk for the first quarter of 2016. The economy will get worse ...
by WhipMaster
Sun Nov 15, 2015 6:33 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Forum Members...
Replies: 40
Views: 20941

Re: Forum Members...

:)
by WhipMaster
Sat Nov 14, 2015 5:28 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Bank mortgages, not bags of cash, behind mainland Chinese ho
Replies: 5
Views: 4798

Re: Bank mortgages, not bags of cash, behind mainland Chines

Quote from the article: “It was pretty startling. This notion of people showing up with a big bag of cash isn’t really so much the case,” says Eby. “We have homemakers and students listed as buying $2-million to $3-million homes and qualifying for the mortgages.” I tell you why this is misleading......
by WhipMaster
Sat Nov 14, 2015 4:42 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: British investors sitting on thousands of acres of land in W
Replies: 18
Views: 9338

Re: British investors sitting on thousands of acres of land

HomelessinSD: The Vancouver Sun must be hurting for stories to regurgitate old news that is pretty much common knowledge . ....really??? I am sure that many of us were not aware of this. We are just a bunch of dummies then. And you're so smart.... How can you stand us? :wink: But did you notice that...
by WhipMaster
Fri Nov 13, 2015 3:36 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: British investors sitting on thousands of acres of land in W
Replies: 18
Views: 9338

Re: British investors sitting on thousands of acres of land

Demonized, I think this is a great post.
It is sure news to me. Tks.
by WhipMaster
Wed Nov 11, 2015 10:23 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Forum Members...
Replies: 40
Views: 20941

Re: Forum Members...

Yup :)
by WhipMaster
Tue Nov 10, 2015 5:20 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1174098

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

Tapioca:
I don't see a lot of people selling around me. Too hard to buy back into the market.
...buy back in on the price drop? ...I guess not.
by WhipMaster
Tue Nov 10, 2015 10:09 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Forum Members...
Replies: 40
Views: 20941

Re: Forum Members...

Dragonslayer, thanks.
But when a guy is wrong, he is wrong. And he should own up to it especially when peoples feelings are at the other end of the barbs.

Anyhow, I hope things are going great. :)
by WhipMaster
Wed Nov 04, 2015 7:48 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Forum Members...
Replies: 40
Views: 20941

Re: Forum Members...

...add reallyreal. Sorry. My apologies to you too.
by WhipMaster
Tue Nov 03, 2015 12:08 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: TREB vs Competition Bureau on Real Estate Data (sold prices)
Replies: 65
Views: 27391

Re: TREB vs Competition Bureau on Real Estate Data (sold pri

Tom's day....
10 AM...Wake up
12 noon....Go to the office in time to go to lunch.
2 PM....get listing
3 PM....sell listing
4 PM ...turn in deal file
5 PM... pick up Commission cheque.

It's all so easy Tom....admit it Tom, it's just like a walk in the park. :wink:
by WhipMaster
Tue Nov 03, 2015 11:09 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: the new west side
Replies: 11
Views: 6346

Re: the new west side

Scoobydoo: This is what ETB has been saying for quite some time that it is all about wealth, not income. ...exactly. And...where is the wealth coming from? It was generated offshore, it's not local. It was brought in because of the global movement of money. And the result is it has dislodged the maj...