BC Home Sales Post Record Year

(January 14, 2017)

"Vancouver, BC – January 13, 2017. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a record 112,209 residential unit sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in 2016, an increase of 9.5 per cent from the previous year. Total sales dollar volume was a record $77.6 billion, up 18.8 per cent from 2015. The average MLS® residential price in the province climbed 8.6... read more.

Royal LePage

(January 12, 2017)

The only Canadian real estate company to have its own charitable foundation, the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation.  It is dedicated to supporting women’s & children’s shelters and educational programs geared toward ending domestic violence. Royal LePage is a Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc. company, a TSX-listed corporation trading under the symbol TSX:BRE.

(December 12, 2016)

Merry Christmas from The Axfords

Wishing you & your family a safe & happy holiday season!

Fire Prevention Week

(October 07, 2016)

October 9 - 15th is fire prevention week.  Start by checking your smoke detectors, as they should be replaced every 10 years.  

Start by removing the smoke alarm from the wall or ceiling.  Next, look at the back of the alarm for the manufacturer's date.  Replace it if it's 10 years or older otherwise just place it back.

It's a great idea to have at least one on each floor and have them inter-connected so... read more.

Evergreen Line Project

(October 06, 2016)

The Province is investing $5 million to build 150 new parking spaces, to be built at the Lafarge Lake-Douglas Station, where the Evergreen Line ends.  The Evergreen Line is projected to be open before Christmas, which is welcoming news for commuters.