Keeping Community Close to Home

Importance of community This BC Day we celebrate community! Communities are important because they allow people to interact with each other, share experiences, develop important and lasting relationships and work toward a collective goal. Without communities, people would live in isolation within their homes. The world has changed dramatically in the last decade with the [...]

Single Home Buyers Hesitant to Purchase, Despite Strong Financial Means and Low Debt

Twenty-six per cent of single Canadians are considering purchasing a home on their own, with Atlantic Canada leading the pack at 34 per centFifty-two per cent of single Canadians said economic uncertainty and expensive home prices are the biggest factors impacting their decision not to purchase a home on their own As Canadians’ household debt [...]

Cabin & Cottage Trends Across Canada

Survey reveals Canadian Millennials’ interest in recreational property ownership higher than ever The RE/MAX 2019 Recreational Property Trends survey conducted by Leger finds that the majority of Millennials (56 per cent) are in the market to purchase a recreational property. This is up 14 per cent from last year, when just 42 per cent of Millennials were [...]

New Home Warranty

Consumers can rest assured that New homes built in B.C by licensed residential builders must be covered by mandatory, third-party home warranty insurance as set out in the Homeowner Protection Act. At a minimum, home warranty insurance coverage includes: 2 years on labour and materials (some limits apply)5 years on the building envelope, including water [...]