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INTERESTING 2014 SALES IN THE TRI-CITIES

(January 29, 2015)

Coquitlam
Lowest price Condo, #102-1209 Howie....$115,000

Highest price Condo, #3402-2968 Glen....$910,000
Lowest price Townhome, #18-1215 Brunette...$152,500
Highest price Townhome, #16-1362 Purcell....$725,000
Lowest price Home, 2961 Como Lake....$302,000
Highest price Home, 1392 Kingston......$2,168,571

Port Moody
Lowest price Condo, #58-2002 St Johns..$120,000
Highest price Condo, #2703-110 Brew... read more.

B.C. Assessment

(January 15, 2015)

Well it's that time of the year again.  Metro Vancouver homeowners have become accustomed to substantial increases on their tax notices.


For the most part it looks like condo and townhouse values are finally on the rise after a few flat years.  They have risen in step with inflation.

Homes in Port Coquitlam have seen increases from 2.1 to 5.6% depending on the area. In Coquitlam 5 to 14.1% again depen... read more.

Some facts about Vancouver

(November 16, 2014)

Vancouver is one of those cities that has everything that you could be looking for, here are some things to make you think about why it's so diverse and interesting:


  • More than half of school aged children were raised speaking at least one other language than English.
  • The most common languages spoken in this city are Punjabi, Italian, French, Filipino, and Spanish.
  • In May 2014 it was reported that the... read more.

Coquitlam Christmas Craft Fair

(November 15, 2014)

34th Annual Coquitlam Christmas Craft Fair 2014 

When:

Friday Dec.5th 5pm-9pm
Saturday Dec.6th 10am-4pm
Sunday Dec.7th 11am-4pm

Where:
624 Poirier Street, Coquitlam

Tickets:
Adult Admission $2.50
Seniors & Children $1.25

At this craft fair there will be a ton of things to see, eat, and buy. Jewelry, home decor, skin care, and many more! Go down and see all the things there is to offer and even pick up a Chr... read more.

Remembrance Day 2014

(November 09, 2014)

On Tuesday November 11th, 2014 there are a lot of public Remembrance day events going on throughout the cities:


Burnaby North:
  • Where: Confederation Park Cenotaph – Willingdon Ave & Penzance Dr
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. parade (from Safeway parking lot – 4440 Hastings St), 10:45 a.m. ceremony starts
Burnaby South:
  • Where: Bonsor Park Cenotaph – Imperial St & Nelson Ave
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. parade (from Legion #83 – 52... read more.