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by Warren12
Sun Aug 10, 2014 8:36 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Surrey is Canada's Chicago
Replies: 30
Views: 9102

Re: Surrey is Canada's Chicago

Warren, I think it's a matter of principle also. If we didn't spend our tax money backing up the U.S. in wars around the world, there would be no need for a toll on any bridge in the country. See you on the Patullo! :D Or if we invested $3.3B in clean electric rail transit we wouldn't need the whol...
by Warren12
Sun Aug 10, 2014 8:08 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Surrey is Canada's Chicago
Replies: 30
Views: 9102

Re: Surrey is Canada's Chicago

Is it true that the toll on the Port Mann Bridge have caused lowering demand for real estates in Surrey and beyond? On the flip side, has it increased the demand for houses in the inner suburbs? Basic economics would suggest this is so, however I've seen no direct studies to indicate it. But, bear ...
by Warren12
Thu Aug 07, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Poll: Will America collapse soon?
Replies: 29
Views: 9001

Re: Poll: Will America collapse soon?

The US is probably in the best position they've been in since Sept 10, 2001. Not saying everything is coming up roses, but the rumours of their demise are greatly overstated, as usual.
by Warren12
Wed May 14, 2014 5:29 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Cheap Condo Experiment Fails to Live up to Hype
Replies: 30
Views: 5615

Re: Cheap Condo Experiment Fails to Live up to Hype

Ted's pretty bitter. I bet he spits in one out of every 3 Big Macs he makes. You've been warned...
by Warren12
Sun May 11, 2014 8:47 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Cheap Condo Experiment Fails to Live up to Hype
Replies: 30
Views: 5615

Re: Cheap Condo Experiment Fails to Live up to Hype

average(non-government) salaries in vancouver are rock-bottom... the lowest in North America
Ya, those workers in Mississippi are making huge bank. Don't know why everybody doesn't move there.
by Warren12
Sat Apr 26, 2014 7:50 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vanpro's 19,023 listings glee, what's in a number
Replies: 102
Views: 34912

Re: Vanpro's 19,023 listings glee, what's in a number

So what are listings at today anyway?

Should I re-inflate all the 20,000 party balloons? :roll:
by Warren12
Wed Apr 09, 2014 10:30 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: $888,000 Will the 8's be lucky this time?
Replies: 28
Views: 15829

Re: $888,000 Will the 8's be lucky this time?

Thanks for following up on this WM. Another happy seller. :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by Warren12
Thu Mar 20, 2014 1:24 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Guess Who
Replies: 14
Views: 3864

Re: Guess Who

Welcome back.

Too many coins in that center console. Hobos will be smashing your windows for those.
by Warren12
Thu Mar 06, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Is SFH prices in Vancouver dropping?
Replies: 8
Views: 1876

Re: Is SFH prices in Vancouver dropping?

You can't eat gold, or live in it.
by Warren12
Wed Feb 12, 2014 2:43 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Olympic Village Lands
Replies: 2
Views: 1137

Re: Olympic Village Lands

Park and school were planned originally.
by Warren12
Mon Jan 20, 2014 7:11 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Young people ....what advice to give them?
Replies: 72
Views: 23277

Re: Young people ....what advice to give them?

Avoid tedeastside at all costs.

Learn from SNL: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzE76nUSjL8[/youtube]
by Warren12
Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:02 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Gold down in 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 2951

Gold down in 2013

Gold was down 28% in 2013, the worst year for gold in the last 30... and you can't even live in it!

I wonder how our poor Aussie friend did. He always was a gold-bug.
by Warren12
Wed Dec 11, 2013 11:27 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Heating System doesn't work in the Village condos
Replies: 13
Views: 2339

Re: Heating System doesn't work in the Village condos

It will never be a ghetto, too nice of an area, but it could be the most expensive maintenance we've seen since the leaky condo crisis.
by Warren12
Mon Nov 18, 2013 1:03 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Olympic village - not a desirable area to buy anymore!
Replies: 14
Views: 3368

Re: Olympic village - not a desirable area to buy anymore!

Your'e right my friend! There's a lot of bashing to be had in such a previously desirable now undesirable area.
It was previously desirable when? Before the OV was built?

Your racism is getting old too BTW.
by Warren12
Mon Nov 18, 2013 12:58 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Canada: long, painful housing correction (-25%)
Replies: 2
Views: 2456

Re: Canada: long, painful housing correction (-25%)

If only "Canada" were a single RE market it would be that simple. This is just the print equivalent of a talking head... blah blah blah.
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