Time to Review Your Mortgage

Time to Review Your Mortgage

We often think a financial review means meeting with your Investment and Retirement Planner and reviewing your current Investment Portfolio.  However, this is only one side of our financial well-being.  Most Canadians also hold Mortgages and they are just as important to review.  Now, more than ever may be a great time to meet a […]

International Buyers: Don’t Get Lost in Translation

International Buyers: Don’t Get Lost in Translation

(繁體中文 / 简体中文) Over the years, we have seen an upwards-growing trend in buyers coming to us internationally. It’s no surprise that there is global interest in our market – Nanaimo is a wonderful place! Much of our housing and commercial buildings are undervalued compared to the Mainland or Victoria, making them prime targets for […]

The Gen Y Gap: 8 Things This Generation Wants

The Gen Y Gap: 8 Things This Generation Wants

Gen Y, also known as the millennials, is the fastest growing group of home buyers right now. Born between the early 1980s and the early 2000s, this group has different goals, priorities, and outlooks than previous generations. Here are eight things millennials want when they’re looking for housing: Walkability Unlike car-dependent generations past, millennials are all […]

Buying a Foreclosure: Everything You Need to Know

Buying a Foreclosure: Everything You Need to Know

Buyers have many reasons for purchasing a foreclosure. The one we hear most is usually that the price is more affordable (although this is not always the case; we’ll get into that later). The process of buying a foreclosure is substantially different than that of buying a regular listing, but it helps to know what […]