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The challenge of buying a condo in Vancouver is that no two condo buildings are alike. Even when architectural styles are similar, there are many components that set one condo building apart from another. From financial management to maintenance philosophy, the reputation and actions of a strata should be investigated ahead of time so you can avoid unpleasant surprises.

Purchasing Condo 

Here are a few questions that you should consider about your prospective condo purchase.

What does my maintenance fee cover?

Condo owners are responsible to pay monthly maintenance fees to their strata. The strata uses these funds to handle general operating expenses (routine maintenance, cleaning, etc.) and build up a contingency reserve fund (for emergencies…

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If you’re a first-time home buyer or new to the area, you might be wondering, “How long does it take to buy a house in Vancouver?”

That’s a great question. However, we don’t have a short answer. Buying a new home is a journey that includes several important steps from start to finish.

 Priority List (1 to 2 weeks)

Before you start looking at potential properties, determine your price range. This step isn’t hard: obtaining a basic prequalification or talking to your bank will give you enough data to establish your budget. Moreover, it will save you from the disappointment of discovering that a house you adore is out of your financial reach.

Once you know your price range, decide what area(s) you want to live in. Compile a priority list as you…

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Vancouver is consistently named one of the most livable cities in the world. And it’s not hard to see why. It offers ready access to nature, a robust economic hub, and diverse cultural offerings. Over 2.5 million people call Vancouver home, and that number only continues to grow.

These features make Vancouver real estate an intriguing proposition for potential investors. Here are just five reasons why you should consider Vancouver property listings:

1. A wide array of breathtaking scenic landscapes
With its mountain vistas and peaceful coastlines, Vancouver provides a true “sea to sky” experience. Do you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city? You can find outdoor activities like hiking, paddle boarding, and fishing within easy…

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Listing information last updated on February 21st, 2024 at 9:01pm PST.