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It appears that the Luxury Real Estate Market is returning in parts of the Fraser Valley.

 

Accepted Offer on this stunning 2092 sq ft Ocean View Condo in White Rock, BC Listed @ $1,888,000. Call out to my trusted inspectors out there with TIC Cameras and sound knowledge on poly b.... interested in a job with a view? ;)

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After the 15% foreign buyers tax implemented by Christy Clark, many of the higher end homes on the higher end of the $1.5 million mark saw a significant slow-down in demand. Some of Luxury Home Sellers had their home on the market until the expiry date. However, most had terminated their listings, giving up on the market altogether.

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For those who are trying to save up a down payment on a home between $500,000 and $1,000,000, the following information is likely very important to you.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced December 11, 2015 new down payment rules which will take effect on February 15, 2016.

If you are saving for a house, townhouse or condo that is under $500,000 or over $1,000,000 your in the clear as you are still only required to have 5% down and can disregard the rest of the information. However, for those who are saving for properties between $500,000 and $1 million, a whopping 10% down will soon be required.

Properties over $1 million won't be affected because they don’t qualify for high-ratio mortgage insurance as it is. In fact, the recently

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Dramatic Price Reduction from $274,900 down to $259,900!

OPEN HOUSE: Sunday November 1, 2015  2:00 - 4:00PM

#209 1280 Fir St.
White Rock, BC
V4B 4B1

MLS#: F1451670
Beds: 2
Baths: 2
Square Feet: 990
Garage: Y - Underground
Year Built: 1986

Status: For Sale - visit FIR STEET for more details or contact us below...

Wow! What a Price Reduction! Steal your very own piece of Seaside Heaven with this well maintained condo in a very well maintained and prestigious building. This home won't last much longer! 

White Rock Real Estate is one of the safest places to invest in the world! From ocean view beach homes and upscale estates, to uptown centrally located condos, White Rock BC has everything you could ever want or desire in a home.

Looking to

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Check out the most viewed MLS Listings for Langley homes on our website over the past week. These beautiful Langley homes range from condos to townhouses to detached homes. The majority of the price ranges for Langley homes are in the $300,000's for attached homes with a range of anywhere in the high $400,000's to high $700,000's for detached single family homes in the Fraser Valley. Click on each picture to view more details on each listing including prices and ages of the homes.

1. #47 20881 87th Ave, Langley

  • Beds4
  • Baths3
  • Sq. Ft.2,200
  • Built1999

2. #111-7938 209th St, Langley

  • Beds3
  • Baths2
  • Sq. Ft.1,242
  • Built2012

3. #53 7298 199A St, Langley

  • Beds3
  • Baths3
  • Sq. Ft.1,368
  • Built2013
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Looking for a new Condo in Sunny South Surrey?

You'll be surprised what you can afford!

You can get a brand spanking new condo in the beautiful sunny South Surrey/Morgan Creek area for as little as $225,000. These condos are a steal! Beautiful modern designs with high end appliances in a high end neighbourhood. South Surrey on the West Coast is the place to be. With many people moving here from Richmond to avoid the dreaded "BIG ONE" (Earthquake/Tsunami) that is coming and all the hustle and bustle that comes with city living. South Surrey White Rock is quickly claiming its name to fame with an average of 20% more sun than Richmond or Vancouver along side with it's new shopping districts, prestine High End Golf Courses and close proximity to the

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With only one day on the market Ryan Taylor sold this 3 bedroom Townhouse in Port Moody for $23,000 over asking price!

It's a hot Real Estate market out there in the Greater Vancouver Area of BC and with the right Realtors you can cash in. Setting a new record in the complex in highest sale price for town homes by $17,000! This proves that hiring the right Realtors is making the right decision. With top of the line new age marketing, your listing will get the exposure your home deserves.

The Taylor Team specializes in Real Estate Marketing and Sales. Using both traditional hard copy marketing as well as new age international internet marketing, your home will hit the Real Estate market fast and furiously. Just check out the listing yourself to see

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Introducing new townhouses for sale in South Surrey’s Grandview Corners!

The Hamptons is a new 74 upscale town home with 40 Duplex style row home complex that is to be developed by Legendary Developments. This will enable home buyers to take full advantage of the luxury lifestyle or South Surrey without hitting the wallet too hard.

With brand new townhomes starting at just $319,000 this South Surrey development with have all up to date modern architecture with all the bells and whistles while still being able to enjoy the laid back beach lifestyle that White Rock offers.

West Coast Estates by The Taylor Team will have all available Hampton townhouse units on MLS once available. For those who would like to view it or feel free to contact us via

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Scotiabank has lowered its five-year mortgage rate to 2.97 per cent, beginning a new sally in the war to win business.

The rate, effective until June 7, is the lowest among the big banks for a fixed five-year rate.

Two weeks ago Investors Group unveiled a three-year variable rate of 1.99 per cent. Variable rates often are lower than fixed rates, as the consumer takes the chance that interest rates will rise and cause higher payments.

In 2012, a number of Canadian banks offered five-year mortgage rates below three per cent — something that earned them a stern rebuke at the time from then Finance Minister Jim Flaherty. The banks quicklydropped the offer.

Flaherty tightened the country’s mortgage insurance rules in July 2012, in a bid to curb the

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If you are a real estate investor looking for the best real estate markets in BC to secure property or are seeking to find the perfect community to purchase your family home, I recommend that you take a look at Fraser Valley communities. In 2013, Surrey, Langley, Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack have made the Top Real Estate Investment Communities in BC as reported in Rein Canada’s Annual Report.

Today I want to focus on two of these communities, Surrey and Langley, and the factors behind this surge in investment popularity in the Fraser Valley.

Surrey BC Real Estate Rated #1

For the past four years Surrey, BC has taken first place as the top city to invest in BC. As the second largest city on to Vancouver, Surrey is enjoying

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Newly completed oceanfront towers in White Rock have opened the market possibilities in White Rock for the younger population and South Surrey trending toward a downsizing population, have some incredible estates available for almost a third of the price of West Side Vancouver real estate.

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New White Rock Oceanfront Condos On the Market

With only five square kilometres of land White Rock rarely if ever had affordable housing for the young buyer. This started to change in 2008 when White Rock opened its doors to new development on its oceanfront real estate properties.

Miramar Village White Rock

By 2010 Bosa Brothers opened the waterfront market with the new development of two 21

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