Blog by Rick Simpson

Sales of Commercial Real Estate in Vancouver hit close to $2 billion.

February 25th, 2011
Sales of commercial real estate in Vancouver hit close to $2 billion in 2010.  A new record. Yes, a large portion of that amount came from Asia but according to the article in the Vancouver Sun posted on my facebook recently, there was a large content of European buyers as well.  What this says to me is that although local Vancouverites might worry about prices being high and contemplate whet ...

Olympic Village Re-Opening

February 22nd, 2011
Went to the re-opening of the Olympic Village condo sales event last Friday here in Vancouver.  There were a lot of really nice units in a large variety of price ranges.  I felt that they were well priced now and represent good value.  It's an amazing village-like atmoshpere and it's right by the water.  Easy access to downtown.  Walk to Granville Island, take a water taxi across to Yaletown. ...

180 E 17TH Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia

February 22nd, 2011

I just finished uploading this new listing for sale, 180 17TH Ave E, Vancouver East, British Columbia

Hot Main Street location. Great condo development between this property and main street. Gorgeous new townhomes across the street.

4053 W 33RD AV, Vancouver, BC

February 22nd, 2011

I just sold this House at 4053 W 33RD AV, Vancouver, BC Dunbar.

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517 JOYCE Street, Coquitlam, British Columbia

February 22nd, 2011

I just sold this House at 517 JOYCE Street, Coquitlam, British Columbia Coquitlam West.

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303 2688 WATSON Street, Vancouver East, British Columbia

February 1st, 2011

I just finished uploading this Townhouse for sale, 303 2688 WATSON Street, Vancouver East, British Columbia

Tala Vera by Intergulf/Cascadia. BC's best developer '97-99. Interior courtyard entrance in trendy main street corridor. Features large kitchen with centre island, New H/W floors in spacious main floor layout. Cozy gas F/P with B-I book shelving. Large master bdrm with good closet spac ...

706 5989 WALTER GAGE Road, Vancouver West, British Columbia

February 1st, 2011

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 706 5989 WALTER GAGE Road, Vancouver West, British Columbia

Stunning NW corner ocean & mountain view apartment, at a manageable price. The Corus, one of UBC's premier concrete view apartments. Situated at UBC's northern most point & within walking distance to Vancouver's famous beaches. Wonderful 200SF terrace deck overlooking courtyard, small pa ...

706 5989 WALTER GAGE Road, Vancouver West, British Columbia

February 1st, 2011

I just sold this Condo at 706 5989 WALTER GAGE Road, Vancouver West, British Columbia University VW.

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4053 W 33RD AV, Vancouver, BC

February 1st, 2011

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 4053 W 33RD AV, Vancouver, BC

Wonderful level 33 x 131 lot just steps to pacific spirit park. Many gorgeous new homes on this block so yo can build your dream home here. You will be in good company. Possible water view form top floor to the south. Tiny house on property which makes for low demolition costs. RS-5 zoning. Close to St. George's Scho ...

303 2688 WATSON Street, Vancouver East, British Columbia

February 1st, 2011

I just sold this Townhouse at 303 2688 WATSON Street, Vancouver East, British Columbia Mount Pleasant VE.

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