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by yzfr1
Tue Mar 07, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1108625

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... a sense that land is so expensive developers need to maximize living space. At the end of the day optimization is always the same square designs. Surrey / Langley and maple ridge have some nice homes that are designed well because land is cheaper, more of those cost is in home. In Vancouver 400-500k ...
by tdma800
Wed Mar 01, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1108625

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... if we tread water for the next few years or a small dip, will set us up for another bull run in the not so distant future.  Even the colleague in Surrey will be feeling better, although bidding up that high is a recipe for losing money if you ask me.  I personally have walked away from countless ...
by VanBullBear
Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1108625

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... if we tread water for the next few years or a small dip, will set us up for another bull run in the not so distant future.  Even the colleague in Surrey will be feeling better, although bidding up that high is a recipe for losing money if you ask me.  I personally have walked away from countless ...
by VanLord
Mon Feb 27, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1108625

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... and was scared of being priced out. He ended up asking his parents for a large sum of money for a down-payment and ended up buying a house in surrey for 910K (150K over ask due to bid wars) June of last year. Two months ago, his neighbor with a nearly identical house sold for 750k, and it's ...
by VanBullBear
Mon Feb 27, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1108625

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... and was scared of being priced out. He ended up asking his parents for a large sum of money for a down-payment and ended up buying a house in surrey for 910K (150K over ask due to bid wars) June of last year. Two months ago, his neighbor with a nearly identical house sold for 750k, and it's ...
by yzfr1
Mon Feb 27, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1108625

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... and was scared of being priced out. He ended up asking his parents for a large sum of money for a down-payment and ended up buying a house in surrey for 910K (150K over ask due to bid wars) June of last year. Two months ago, his neighbor with a nearly identical house sold for 750k, and it's ...
by VanBullBear
Mon Feb 27, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1108625

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... and was scared of being priced out. He ended up asking his parents for a large sum of money for a down-payment and ended up buying a house in surrey for 910K (150K over ask due to bid wars) June of last year. Two months ago, his neighbor with a nearly identical house sold for 750k, and it's ...
by jimtan
Sun Dec 18, 2016 6:23 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?
Replies: 363
Views: 50771

Re: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?

... 0.6% to 0.8%. The region’s tightening vacancy rate was driven by declining availability in the suburbs, and the most drastic drop was found in Surrey. Last October, that city had an apartment vacancy rate of 1.9%; this year, the rate plunged to 0.4%." Chase your unicorns in Surrey!!!!!!  :!:
by tdma800
Sun Dec 18, 2016 5:41 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?
Replies: 363
Views: 50771

Re: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?

^ <---unrelated american leadership news

https://www.biv.com/article/2016/11/met ... -surrey-s/ - in CANADA, vacancies are low. we're going to the moon!
by tiga
Wed Nov 02, 2016 11:09 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?
Replies: 363
Views: 50771

Re: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?

... LOL  :D LOL. Who knows. A lot of it is entitlement. People not willing to move to Surrey, or "East Van" (from west side), or not willing to live in condos or townhomes. Or not willing to upgrade themselves or work harder or have the ...
by jimtan
Wed Nov 02, 2016 12:02 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Should the government intervene?
Replies: 490
Views: 71600

Re: Should the government intervene?

... 1-bedroom condo in Toronto" http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/programs/metromorning/tiny-condo-hacks-1.3828968 That's right, they can move to Surrey where the Skytrain service is super reliable.  :lol:
by yourtricity
Sat Oct 01, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Tri-City Market
Replies: 0
Views: 2747

Tri-City Market

... and will include the six (6) new Evergreen stations when they are opened. There will now be two (2) Expo lines, which will run to King George in Surrey, or to Production Way in Burnaby. The changes to the Millennium and Expo lines will be coming into effect October 22, 2016 in order to get riders ...
by VanLord
Wed Aug 31, 2016 8:56 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 25600

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... trying to make it, but hey it's never been easy for young people. I suffered through a lot of dry spells with no money, and I also did a tour in Surrey to live cheaper and it helped me be able to sock some money away when I did start making a bit more money.
by Geyser
Thu Aug 25, 2016 2:24 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 25600

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... four times your annual income you are at high risk, regardless of whether you are a poor person who went in over his/her head for a small condo in Surrey, a middle income couple who stretched to buy an old house on the East Side, or a high income couple who stretched to buy a multi-million dollar ...
by Geyser
Mon Aug 22, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: China warns Vancouver bubble
Replies: 25
Views: 5417

Re: China warns Vancouver bubble

... and all births!  I'm not sure what share of those 37,000 per year were wealthy immigrants heading to the city of Vancouver (rather than Surrey, Victoria, Kelowna, etc.),  but it's sure not the flood of newcomers I was expecting to find. Why look at larger macro numbers, when you can ...
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