Provincial Mortgage Rates to remain flat due to COVID-19: BC Real Estate Assoc.

(April 01, 2020)

With the prime rate just under 3 percent, mortgage rates in BC could remain stagnant according to the BC Real Estate Association.

Chief Economist, Brendon Ogmundson told Vista Radio the effects of the coronavirus will vary depending on how long this lasts.

“This extends into mass layoffs and a big impact on employment if the trickle-down is a little more permanent and that is going to affect housing... read more.

Several Banks match Bank of Canada with 50 basis point cut to prime interest rate

(March 10, 2020)

Several Canadian banks and financial institutions have dropped their prime lending rate by 50 basis points to 3.45 per cent, effective March 5.

The moves by the Royal Bank, Toronto-Dominion Bank, Scotiabank and the Desjardins Group match the Bank of Canada’s decision Wednesday to drop its key lending rate by 50 basis points, which was itself a matching of what the U.S. Federal Reserve had cut a day... read more.

(March 03, 2020)

Want help with your nutrition plan? Battling chronic pain or other health issues? Working to reach your fitness goals? The Health and Wellness Show (THAWS) is the perfect place to speak with experts and find new inspiration!

THAWS returns to Tradex in Abbotsford March 14 and 15 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There are 200 exhibitors to inspire you and help you reach your goals.Check out vendors showcasing... read more.

Here are the B.C real estate predictions for 2020

(January 14, 2020)

Our round-up of various industry groups’ predictions for B.C.’s housing market next year — and is there a consensus?

Last year, real estate pundits predicted that sales in 2019 would rebound after a soft 2018. And they were partially right, although it ended up happening too late in the year for the full-year total to be described as a recovery.
So what are the various real estate industry organizat... read more.

$16,500 raised in Aldergrove, 66 kids go to camp free in memory of Brooklyn

(December 17, 2019)

As this year comes to an end, its wonderful to know that the true spirit of Christmas is alive and well in our community. A heartwarming story to remind us about the true meaning of Christmas....

Family and camp friends remember late young Loft Country rider during Saturday night fundraiser in Aldergrove

A 20-acre camp, tucked away in the 2600-block of 248th Street held a fundraising dinner on Satur... read more.