28 Jan

Just Sold – Two Story and Basement Home in Fleetwood

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

Just Sold⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 16472 89 Avenue List Price: $1,918,000 4 🛌 3 🛁 Fleetwood Estates. European built executive 4,554 sq. ft. plan. Freshly updated features main floor formal living/dining with 10 ft. ceilings, front office, white kitchen, vaulted ceiling, updated stainless appliances, open to family room and southern exposed private deck & year garden. Upper level […]

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26 Jan

Path ahead after another 0.25% rate increase by the Bank of Canada

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

Quick version update: The Bank of Canada (BOC) increased its benchmark rate by 0.25% yesterday.  Prime rate which affects variable rate mortgages and Home Equity Lines is now 6.70% The central bank is now expected to put a pause on rate hikes to let the 8 consecutive rate increases this past year influence our economy […]

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25 Jan

The Bank of Canada today increased its target for the overnight rate to 4¼%

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

The Bank of Canada today increased its target for the overnight rate to 4¼%, with the Bank Rate at 4½% and the deposit rate at 4¼%. The Bank is also continuing its policy of quantitative tightening. Adjustable-rate holders will see their payment increasing for approximately $15 per every $100,000 mortgaged. The Bank of Canada is currently […]

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25 Jan

Coldest Night of the Year 2023 Family Friendly Event

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

Date: Saturday, February 25, 2023 – 4 pm to 7 pm What: Participants register to walk 2km + 5km – No fees Fundraising: Donations are directed to the much-needed Sources Community Center, South Surrey/White Rock bringing hope to those in need, including the housed/unhoused Where: Memorial Park, Marine Drive, East Side of Former Train Station. Meet Under the […]

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24 Jan

Renovated Top Floor Unit SOLD⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

Renovated Top Floor Unit SOLD⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 302 – 1264 Merklin Street New Price: $599,000 2 🛌 2 🛁 Bayswater Penthouse. Rain screened: 2008, includes roof, windows, skylights & decks. Well run building – Nov 2022 Building Inspection on File. Boutique 6-unit building: 2 residences on each floor, no joining walls. Spacious 1236 sq. ft. bright open […]

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18 Jan

Real Estate Rule Changes in BC – Effective January 1, 2023

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

Real Estate Rule Changes in BC Home Buyer Rescission Period – Buyers now have 3 business days to do their due diligence. If a buyer rescinds their offer, 0.25% of the purchase price will be paid to the seller Ban on Foreign Buyers – Buyers must have a Canada Permanent Resident Card or be a […]

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17 Jan

2023 Fraser Valley Real Estate Board Medallion Winner – 26 Years and Counting

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

A special thank you to our loyal friends, family, and clients for trusting us with their real estate and mortgage transactions. We have successfully been part of the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board Medallion Club for 26 years and counting. We will look forward to 2023 and another successful year in Real Estate! www.WalkerRealEstate.ca #mortgages […]

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16 Jan

10th Annual Coldest Night of the Year 2023  Family Friendly Event

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

Date: Saturday, February 25, 2023 4 pm participants register for 2 km or 5 km walk – No fees 5 pm warm up/walk starts – 6:45 closing ceremonies/draws Fundraising: Donations are directed to the much-needed Sources Community Center, South Surrey/White Rock bringing hope to those in need, including the housed/unhoused Where: Memorial Park, Marine Drive, […]

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12 Jan

Eerie inflation resemblance & TD Bank’s price prediction

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

There is no crystal ball that will give us answers to what lies ahead (for the housing market) given that the unprecedented rate hikes in 2022 were spurred on by a pandemic, war, and oil shock (all at once).  The question is are we done yet?  No one truly knows.  But if history can teach […]

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7 Dec

New Price – 2 story and unfinished basement home in Fleetwood

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Posted by: Kimberly Walker

New Price: $1,918,000 16472 89 Avenue Fleetwood Estates. European built executive 4,554 sq. ft. plan. Freshly updated features main floor formal living/dining with 10 ft. ceilings, front office, white kitchen, vaulted ceiling, updated stainless appliances, open to family room and southern exposed private deck & year garden. Upper level spacious master suite, 3 secondary bedrooms. […]

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