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Canada Day Festivities

(June 27, 2014)

Coquitlam
FREE: A fun-filled day of festival favourites including entertainment, food, cultural village, artisans and a spectacular fireworks display. • Coquitlam • July 1, noon-9:15 p.m. at Town Centre Park, 10 p.m.: Fireworks at Lafarge Lake

Port Coquitlam 
FREE: Lions Park, 8-11:30 a.m.: Lions Club Pancake Breakfast and Twelfth Annual Fishing Derby • Castle Park, noon-dusk: Opening ceremony, chil... read more.

Mortgage Wars

(June 25, 2014)

For the month of May a 14% increase in real estate sales from the same month a year ago. Mortgage wars between big banks giving way to the busiest market since May 2007. The provincial average price for a home in May was up 6% from a year ago. 

Our New Website

(May 21, 2014)

We're pleased to present our new website and hope that you find it easy and informative to use. We always welcome any constructive criticism and are constantly trying to improve our services. We've incorporated our Sales site and our Property Management site all under one platform that is easy to skip back and forth. Unfortunately, we couldn't transfer a lot of our previous blog entries. If there... read more.

Stay cool - well at least cooler!

(March 04, 2014, posted in Home Improvement)

It's hard to believe right now, but once the sun shows up regularly, we are going to have to find ways to stay cool. If you're not lucky enough to have air conditioning, here's some ways to help that don't require any extra expense.

- Remember, your appliances all generate heat so if you need to use them (washing machine, dishwasher) try to use them later in the evening or at night when it's a bit... read more.

What is a Depreciation Report?

(March 04, 2014, posted in Property Value)

By providing the strata corporation with a summary of current deficiencies, future projected capital expenditures, and costs for maintenance of each component Depreciation Reports help Strata Corporations, including bare-land strata corporations, plan for repair, maintenance and replacement of common property, limited common property and common assets over a 30 year period. As well, the depreciati... read more.