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The Beasley by Amacon

March 19th, 2009

Amacon's Beasley Tower in Yaletown has slashed prices 22% with new condos starting at just $219,000!  Sale starts April 4th, 2009. Read more here


Developer drops prices of pre-sale condos

March 18th, 2009

Amacon said it is cutting prices in The Beasley project by 22 per cent, some $100,000 to $250,000 and more per unit, based on reductions in construction costs for both pre-sale buyers who signed higher-priced contracts last spring and bidders for 70 to 80 unsold units it will release to the public in early April.  Read full article here .



USA Today: Vancouver is ready for 2010 Olympics

March 18th, 2009

As the Olympic countdown clock outside the Vancouver Art Gallery struck 6 p.m. on Feb. 12, exactly one year before the kickoff of the 2010 Winter Games, air horns blasted from the distinctive white-sails rooftop of Canada Place convention center. A squadron of celebratory torch-bearing skiers hurtled down Grouse Mountain above the city. Diners in restaurants laid down their forks and applaude ...

The Credit Crisis Explained

March 17th, 2009


The Crisis of Credit Visualized from Jonathan Jarvis on Vimeo.


Globe & Mail on Canada's Sub Prime Market

March 14th, 2009

From the ramshackle, plywood deck on Brad Goodyear's rural Vancouver Island home, most people see piles of trash, a mattress, abandoned appliances and heaps of salmon fishing nets. Mortgage lenders, however, have looked at the same property and, until recently, seen nothing but cash.  Read full story here


BCREA: BC Home Sales Increase in February

March 13th, 2009

The BC Real Estate Association reports that BC home sales are increased in February. Read the full article here

1bdrm+den False Creek North Just Reduced!

March 12th, 2009

#2208-550 Pacific St - Waterfront living at "Aqua at the Park" by Concord Pacific! Beautiful views from this oversized, stylishly decorated, 1 bdrm and den located in the Exclusive Beach Crescent Neighborhood. No peek a boo views here! Just direct views of False Creek, George Wainborn Park, David Lam Park and the Beautiful City of Vancouver. See full details here

2506 928 BEATTY Street, Vancouver West, British Columbia

March 11th, 2009

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 2506 928 BEATTY Street, Vancouver West, British Columbia

Great studio high up in a newer building. Open concept design featuring hardwood floors, built in cabinets in the walk in closet, Murphy bed, and wall mounted TV. The bright kitchen has a gas cooktop and lots of counter space. Out door deck off the living area. 24 hr in buildi ...

RE/MAX Report: First-time buyers driving the market

March 11th, 2009

First-time homebuyers are the engine driving homebuying activity in most markets in Canada.  Read more here


101 710 6TH Ave, Vancouver East, British Columbia

March 10th, 2009

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 101 710 6TH Ave, Vancouver East, British Columbia

Call Wendy Mills (8326)

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