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by NEWB
Thu Jun 12, 2014 1:21 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New to the board---looking for advice/guidance
Replies: 35
Views: 9540

Re: New to the board---looking for advice/guidance

Wow

Thanks for all the input....keep it coming!!!!!

no one mentioned the fraser valley such as abbotsford chilliwack or mission?
by NEWB
Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:09 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New to the board---looking for advice/guidance
Replies: 35
Views: 9540

Re: New to the board---looking for advice/guidance

So what you are saying is coquiltam, Chilliwack, abbotsford, langely, maple ridge? mission?
by unicas
Thu May 01, 2014 4:33 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Asians eyeing B.C. farmland
Replies: 1
Views: 1170

Asians eyeing B.C. farmland

... shaft, with price fluctuations happening here several years ahead of the rest of the country. FCC senior appraiser Bill Wiebe, who is based in Abbotsford, sees “the odd occasion” where development potential influences the price of Fraser Valley farmland, but most often he sees the same trend ...
by Geyser
Wed Mar 19, 2014 4:57 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Poll: Calling all Lowballers.....
Replies: 42
Views: 8103

Re: Poll: Calling all Lowballers.....

... help but believe that a good quality, well maintained, decent sized and well located Downtown condo will easily outperform a single family home in Abbotsford, Langley, Surrey or other distant burbs. Location, location, location. But if you think ANY chunk of land will outperform a similar sized ...
by WhipMaster
Mon Mar 17, 2014 1:19 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Poll: Calling all Lowballers.....
Replies: 42
Views: 8103

Re: Poll: Calling all Lowballers.....

... help but believe that a good quality, well maintained, decent sized and well located Downtown condo will easily outperform a single family home in Abbotsford, Langley, Surrey or other distant burbs. Location, location, location. But if you think ANY chunk of land will outperform a similar sized ...
by Geyser
Mon Mar 17, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Poll: Calling all Lowballers.....
Replies: 42
Views: 8103

Re: Poll: Calling all Lowballers.....

... help but believe that a good quality, well maintained, decent sized and well located Downtown condo will easily outperform a single family home in Abbotsford, Langley, Surrey or other distant burbs. Location, location, location. But if you think ANY chunk of land will outperform a similar sized ...
by tapioca
Tue Dec 31, 2013 10:53 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Predictions for 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 8188

Re: Predictions for 2014

... and Van will become more $$$ as people give up on the SFH dream. As increasing numbers of out-priced urbanites move to Surrey, Langley, and Abbotsford, watch for more conflict between the old bible belt residents and the new incomers who want more walkable amenities, more help for the homeless, ...
by Dragonslayer
Sun Dec 22, 2013 3:40 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Predictions for 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 8188

Re: Predictions for 2014

... thus eliminating the baby step of Condo purchasing for first time buyers. Values of large older homes decreasing in the outlying areas. ie) Abbotsford,Chilliwack. Stability of SFH within a reasonable commuting distance of Vancouver proper. Government will announce funding for Secondary schools ...
by Geyser
Mon Nov 04, 2013 2:18 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Goldman Sachs warns of correction in Canada
Replies: 34
Views: 7759

Re: Goldman Sachs warns of LARGE crash in Canada

... was being sought on this very forum as recently as early September. See the post below: As such, I'm wondering your thoughts about buying an Abbotsford SFH with suite for say $350,000 renting top and bottom out. Is that workable do you think? Does Abbotsford zoning allow for that if one part ...
by vwrider
Mon Sep 16, 2013 9:43 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Exit strategies
Replies: 21
Views: 6668

Re: Exit strategies for Vancouver real estate market

Here is why you don't want to be a landlord in Abbotsford: http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/rds/apa/4064034252.html A quick perusal of CL shows that this place has been available for going on a month now. $1550 dropped to $1400 and still has not ...
by vancouverowner
Mon Sep 16, 2013 6:58 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: To reach out to developers in the area ....
Replies: 9
Views: 2383

Re: To reach out to developers in the area ....

... If you sell, you get the easy money of selling subdividable land but you miss out on all the fun. And stress. The upside is, you can move to Abbotsford. Joint venture with the builder/buyer and you could maintain an interest in the 6 unit development but let him do the actual building. Potentially ...
by vancouverowner
Sun Sep 15, 2013 5:47 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Exit strategies
Replies: 21
Views: 6668

Re: Exit strategies for Vancouver real estate market

Here is why you don't want to be a landlord in Abbotsford: http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/rds/apa/4064034252.html A quick perusal of CL shows that this place has been available for going on a month now. $1550 dropped to $1400 and still has not ...
by semven
Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:49 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Exit strategies
Replies: 21
Views: 6668

Re: Exit strategies for Vancouver real estate market

... even be increased demand for more affordable condos, further mitigating any loss. :mrgreen: Cost of commuting where? Look at the job numbers -- Abbotsford is where it's at, and Surrey is only 30 mins away! There is no real reason to go to Vancouver, certainly no regular people jobs, the only ...
by Geyser
Wed Sep 11, 2013 7:18 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Best deals in the lower mainland
Replies: 21
Views: 5162

Re: Best deal in the lower mainland

... I'm so glad you started this topic because I've been wondering the same thing myself. I, in fact, looked at a couple of similar properties in Abbotsford for similar prices but decided against buying them for rental. I don't mean to rain on your parade but here was my analysis. I worked out ...
by westar99
Wed Sep 11, 2013 3:11 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Best deals in the lower mainland
Replies: 21
Views: 5162

Re: Best deal in the lower mainland

... I'm so glad you started this topic because I've been wondering the same thing myself. I, in fact, looked at a couple of similar properties in Abbotsford for similar prices but decided against buying them for rental. I don't mean to rain on your parade but here was my analysis. I worked out ...