Useful tips on how to avoid buying a leaky condo

October 30th, 2007


How do I avoid buying a leaky condo?

A number of blue and green tarps sprouting on older condos grows every year.  "The only way to minimize the risks is through the buyers' own due diligence." says John Grasty, a licensed representative and advocate for homeowners.  He offers the following tips to avoid buying a leaky condo:
 1.) Speak to condo owners about the bulding befo ...

Housing Market Update

October 23rd, 2007

Housing Market Update

Buyers fuel continued growth in Greater Vancouver housing market

Vancouver, B.C. October 2, 2007 - The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that total residential sales of detached, attached and apartment properties reached 2,776 units in September 2007, an increase of 10.2 per cent compared to 2,519 sales in September 2006.

The invento ...

Craigslist History - Vancouver

October 18th, 2007

Craigslist, an universal database arranged as both an advertisement service and discussion forums, is often considered the Internet equivalent of classified ads. Craigs list offers a wide range of services, goods, romance activities, events postings as well as advice.

Craigslist history

In 1995, the very first post on Craiglist was done. For the most part Craig Newmark did the ...

Realtor Ian Watt is Going Green

October 9th, 2007

Going Green for Mac

Starting with our transition to the new MacDonald Realty's new Downtown office the Ian Watt Team has decided to go Green!

First of all, Ian Watt and Macdonald Realty offers our clients the ability to make all of their real estate transactions earth friendly.

Macdonald Realty pays to offset the car emissions released by their agents in the course of business - the progra ...

Real Estate in the Squamish Area

October 9th, 2007
Today, the real estate world requires a different, diverse, non-traditional approach. Tara provides that unique approach, which produces results. Whether you are looking for single family homes, town homes, condos, investment property, vacant land, luxury property, commercial property, houses of any type and price, and any type of Real Estate at all, you can rely on Tara Gray.
I ...

California Lifestyle Realty in La Quinta, CA (desert resort area near Palm Springs).

October 9th, 2007


My name is Sandi Phillips and I’m a realtor with California Lifestyle Realty in La Quinta, CA (desert resort area near Palm Springs).  I specialize in luxurious golf and resort properties.  Check my website to learn more about me and what the desert has to offer for your buyers:


Just wanted to let you know that starting on Nov. 5th, ...

Ian Watt and Richelle Pelletier are now at MacDonald Realty

October 3rd, 2007
Vancouver-Downtown Office

Bill Dick, Managing Broker

“Macdonald Realty has been a dominate presence in Vancouver real estate business for over 60 years. Opening a new business centre in downtown enables us to showcase our exceptional team of downtown specialists. We are excite ...