I have put together what I hope will be relevant information for you in understanding
the current Real Estate Market in Vancouver. If there is information that you
are looking for,but not finding here, please let me know and I will add it in.
You Will Need in Handling Your Real Estate Transaction:
Inspection - CAHP (Canadian Association of Home and Property Inspectors-BC))
is a self-regulating association of professional home and property inspectors,
representing all regions of British Columbia.
Notaries - The Society
of Notaries Public of BC is the governing body of the Notaries Public in BC.
Society of BC - The Law Society of British Columbia is the self-governing
body for lawyers in BC.
Tenancy Act - On January 1, 2004, new residential tenancy law came into force.
Get all of the up-to- date information about being a landlord. Find out the important
issues when purchasing or selling a tenanted property. You will also find all
of the necessary forms
and publications for operating a tenanted property.
Home Owners Grant - The basic grant can reduce your property tax by as much
as $570. The minimum tax payable ($350) ensures that all homeowners (or eligible
occupants, which includes an eligible occupant of an eligible apartment, housing
unit, land cooperative or multi-dwelling leased parcel) contribute towards the
funding of local services such as road maintenance and police protection. Eligibility
Criteria for basic home owners grant.