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by jimtan
Wed May 18, 2011 7:01 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why is the inventory so low?
Replies: 10
Views: 4523

Re: Why is the inventory so low?

... and West Vancouver. South of Richmond, East of Port Coquitlam (Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows), and North West of West Vancouver (Islands, Squamish, and Whistler) are not included."
by Thompson
Tue May 17, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Not a crash, just a slide...
Replies: 28
Views: 10996

Re: Not a crash, just a slide...

... some dots. All real estate bubbles start deflating from the periphery. You discount the Interior as being too far away to matter. I suppose Whistler, Squamish, Victoria, the Sunshine Coast and certain Eastern extremities of the Fraser Valley are too far away also. Well, I live in Vancouver's ...
by johnnyrent
Mon May 16, 2011 9:24 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Not a crash, just a slide...
Replies: 28
Views: 10996

Re: Not a crash, just a slide...

... some dots. All real estate bubbles start deflating from the periphery. You discount the Interior as being too far away to matter. I suppose Whistler, Squamish, Victoria, the Sunshine Coast and certain Eastern extremities of the Fraser Valley are too far away also. Well, I live in Vancouver's ...
by unicas
Fri May 13, 2011 3:41 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Shine off Richmond market
Replies: 1
Views: 2492

Shine off Richmond market

... with the Chinese right now," added Good. "There's also been a little bit of interest in Squamish, because of it's proximity to Vancouver and Whistler, both very famous addresses in the Chinese community." Earthquake expert Peter Byrne, a professor in the University of B.C.'s department of ...
by SethM
Sun May 08, 2011 8:13 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Mainland Chinese Have Stopped Buying!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 9811

Mainland Chinese Have Stopped Buying!!!

... with the Chinese right now," added Good. "There's also been a little bit of interest in Squamish, because of it's proximity to Vancouver and Whistler, both very famous addresses in the Chinese community." Earthquake expert Peter Byrne, a professor in the University of B.C.'s department of ...
by dot com refugee
Tue Apr 26, 2011 3:47 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: In Vancouver, renting is a better option than buying
Replies: 133
Views: 37656

In Vancouver, renting is a better option than buying

... in Abbotsford, listings have exploded and price reductions are commonplace, yet few are buying. In British Columbia's's north, in Squamish and Whistler, and on Vancouver Island, real estate is not doing well. So what's really happening here? Yes, in certain, select areas of Greater Vancouver, ...
by poundcruncher
Mon Apr 11, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Real Estate Commissions
Replies: 193
Views: 51202

Re: Real Estate Commissions

... And we try to get the right dates for their move. The right deposit cause if the market turns we don't want the buyers to walk... like the Whistler buyers last yr that walked from a $250k deposit 'cause the market turned. We find out their motivation. Why are they buying? What did they ...
by thinktom
Mon Apr 11, 2011 4:33 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Real Estate Commissions
Replies: 193
Views: 51202

Re: Real Estate Commissions

... And we try to get the right dates for their move. The right deposit cause if the market turns we don't want the buyers to walk... like the Whistler buyers last yr that walked from a $250k deposit 'cause the market turned. We find out their motivation. Why are they buying? What did they ...
by leftside
Fri Apr 08, 2011 3:04 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver listed as worst place to live in Vancouver Sun
Replies: 65
Views: 16316

Re: Vancouver listed as worst place to live in Vancouver Sun

... You won't get it but thus is what makes me tick. I ride what I consider to be the best XC bike trails out my door or 10 mins up the road, or up in Whistler Valley or in Pemberton, each location providing a different but world class experience. I shuttle 3500ft descents 10 mins up the road. Or in ...
by poundcruncher
Fri Apr 08, 2011 11:48 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver listed as worst place to live in Vancouver Sun
Replies: 65
Views: 16316

Re: Vancouver listed as worst place to live in Vancouver Sun

... You won't get it but thus is what makes me tick. I ride what I consider to be the best XC bike trails out my door or 10 mins up the road, or up in Whistler Valley or in Pemberton, each location providing a different but world class experience. I shuttle 3500ft descents 10 mins up the road. Or in ...
by kramster
Fri Apr 08, 2011 11:22 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver listed as worst place to live in Vancouver Sun
Replies: 65
Views: 16316

Re: Vancouver listed as worst place to live in Vancouver Sun

... You won't get it but thus is what makes me tick. I ride what I consider to be the best XC bike trails out my door or 10 mins up the road, or up in Whistler Valley or in Pemberton, each location providing a different but world class experience. I shuttle 3500ft descents 10 mins up the road. Or in ...
by semven
Sun Dec 05, 2010 3:38 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Betameter - timing the market
Replies: 332
Views: 112837

Re: Betameter - timing the market

... have less to do with development than his Hotel choice in Goosecrotch Montanna. A developer might say, " Im gonna throw down for a ski chalet in Whistler" but hes never going to analyze it as an investment based on what is going on in Vancouver. These things are already at highest and best use ...
by LeeLau
Thu Jun 23, 2005 7:00 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Introduce Yourself to the Forum!
Replies: 291
Views: 260549

... 1) mid 30s/North Vancouver/lawyer - portfolio manager/semi-retired and wanting to live the good life like htm 2) 2 house in north Van; 1 house in Whistler; 1 house in Sun Peaks 3) Bearish on Vancouver in short term/slightly bullish longer term; Seller if I get outrageous offers/Looking to buy ...
by jasonkawaguchi
Mon Sep 20, 2004 3:58 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Introduce Yourself to the Forum!
Replies: 291
Views: 260549

Re: Introduce Yourself to the Forum!

... What real estate do you own? 3) What's your view on the market going forward? Buyer or seller? Which parts of the market? 4) Anything else? 1-35/Whistler/real estate agent 2-house 3-too long to put in an answer, anyone intested I am more than happen to give a number to 4-I think Shioru said something ...
by shioru
Mon Sep 20, 2004 11:16 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Introduce Yourself to the Forum!
Replies: 291
Views: 260549

... What real estate do you own? 3) What's your view on the market going forward? Buyer or seller? Which parts of the market? 4) Anything else? 1) 25/Whistler (orig. Singapore)/Ppty Mgr 2) Used to have a triplex in Squamish, now in Whistler (getting flooded sucks the big one) and looking for new investments ...