Tips for Sellers in a Buyer’s Market

March 30, 2014 under Useful Articles
BLOOMBERGE, By Brendon Desimone Mar 27, 2014 7:56 AM PST Selling your home in a market where there are more homes available for sale than there are buyers means that you really have to work at it. Buyers in a seller’s market are looking for value. They want the best house for the money. Buyers can be picky and simply won’t settle. You have to get in front of the buyers, have your home showing in its best possib
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Tony’s Latest Update – Mar 27, 2014

March 27, 2014 under Tony's Latest Updates
Low Inflation and Low Interest Rates Low inflation continues to plagues the World’s major economies. Government bodies such as the European Central Bank are considering aggressive actions to combat this deflationary force and have recently suggested implementing strategies such as ‘Negative’ interest rates. This environment should continue to keep rates low and will create excellent opportunities
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B.C. not prepared for catastrophic quake: auditor general

March 27, 2014 under Useful Articles
By Jen St. Denis Tue Mar 25, 2014 2:15pm PST British Columbia is not ready for a major earthquake and the provincial government has not made preparing for one a priority, the province’s auditor general reported March 25. Russ Jones said there has been little improvement since 1997, the last time his office audited Emergency Management BC (EMBC), the organization responsible for preparing government to respon
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Tony’s Latest Update: It’s All About Rates

March 13, 2014 under Tony's Latest Updates
There’s very little good economic news to be found anywhere in the World and this is creating a very low interest rate environment.  As Governments struggle with deflationary pressures, fixed term interest rates have fallen by nearly 30% since the beginning of the year.   The banks and the Government have done a great job getting consumers locked into higher mortgage rates – but maybe they weren’t aware of
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Canadian home prices rise to fresh high in February

March 12, 2014 under Useful Articles
Canadian Press | March 12, 2014 9:46 AM ET Postmedia NewsCanadian home prices are up 5% from a year ago in second record-breaking month in a row. TORONTO — Canadian home prices rose 0.3% in February, pushing the Teranet-National Bank national composite price index to a record high for a second month in a row. Home prices were up in all five markets surveyed in Western Canada and were down in all five met
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