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How to Buy a Home in BC

Posted on Jul 18, 2022

model house with key on table
For most British Columbia residents, buying a home is the single most important financial decision they will make. And few people know where to start. It's not as easy as it used to be. Rising prices and stricter mortgage regulations have made the entire process involved with buying a house more challenging than ever before. 
To help prospective hom...

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How Much Is Home Insurance in BC?

Posted on May 25, 2022

How much is home insurance in BC?
Home insurance is an essential part of owning a home. If any kind of problem occurs, most people are not able to afford to pay for the full damages, and home insurance (or condo insurance, tenant insurance) is a must. While it's not exactly fun to think about all the things that could go wrong with your house, it's important to get in touch with th...

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How Much Is Property Tax in BC

Posted on May 25, 2022

How Much Is Property Tax in BCAs the province of British Columbia is known for its beautiful landscape and a fast-growing population, it is important to know how much property tax you will need to pay to own a home in this area.Property taxes in BC are assessed by the province and collected by municipalities (cities and towns). In most cases, they are calculated as a percentage...

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Is Buying Lakefront Property a Good Investment?

Posted on May 09, 2022

cabin on the lake 

If you’ve been dreaming of joining the ranks of waterfront property owners, you’re not alone! 
Always in high demand because of their relatively limited supply in the housing market, waterfront homes have a number of distinct advantages, and can be a great investment as a full-time residence or a vacation property. 
However, before jumping in with bo...

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How Much is Property Transfer Tax in BC?

Posted on May 04, 2022

house for saleHousing prices are at all-time highs, and the trend doesn’t appear to be slowing down soon. However, the sticker price, as high as it is, does not represent the total price of purchasing a home. 
To have a realistic view of the costs, whether we're talking about Invermere real estate or property in another part of the country, it is important for pr...

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