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Four tips for a hassle-free move

(March 30, 2016)

After months of house hunting, you’ve purchased a great home that you’re excited to move into. But, there’s still the big to-do of planning the actual move.If hiring a moving company is part of your plan, consider these tips;
Ask the right questions. Here are a few questions to ask when determining if they’re the right company for the job:

    • Do they have liability insurance? While many companies have... read more.

Fierce bidding wars a new reality in Lower Mainland housing market

(March 30, 2016)

Its a wave that has come from Vancouver, to Burnaby, to Coquitlam, to PoCo. It took a while to get to Langley and Maple Ridge—but it is here.The concept of a fierce bidding war is a daunting reality check for buyers, including D. and L. Sello. The couple is moving from North Vancouver to Langley with their two young children for the lower cost of living – but is concerned that is no longer a reali... read more.

Another record-setting month for Fraser Valleyreal estate

(March 16, 2016)

For the second time in as many months, Fraser Valley real estate saw record-setting monthly sales.

In February, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board processed 2,387 sales on its Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®), an increase of 79 per cent compared to February 2015 and 78 per cent more then was processed in January. To give a historical perspective, sales in February were 46 per cent over the 10-year... read more.

(March 16, 2016)

Do you have a question about recent changes to the Property Transfer Tax?For information on the Property Transfer Tax and to have an estimated amount calculated for you – visit the BC Government website here.
Tony Spagnuolo, Barrister & Solicitor, Spagnuolo & Company Lawyers. Reprinted with permission.

Q: How is the government going to monitor the 1 year occupancy detail?
A: As with the First Time... read more.

Colouring Contest

(March 04, 2016)

It’s time to enter our Easter Colouring Contest which you could win a $25.00 gift card to Chapter’s. We invited children 13 and under to visit www.greyfriarsrealty.com to print off entry form , colour in and submit the finished artwork to 23556-47th, Langley V2Z 2S4.  Good Luck