August 2022

Campaign Launched To Save The Oldest Building On The North Shore

Posted on Aug 31, 2022

It’s been standing for about 150 years, and for $1.6 million, it’s got a shot at another 150.

A campaign to save Navvy Jack House, one of the oldest buildings in Metro Vancouver, launches Thursday evening (Sept. 1) at the Kay Meek Arts Centre.

The Navvy Jack House Citizens Group is hoping to renovate the heritage asset and convert it to a seaside caf...

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How To Buy A Presale Condo

Posted on Aug 29, 2022

If you’ve ever wondered how to buy a presale condo but have been intimidated by the unfamiliarity of the process, this how-to guide is for you. First-time homebuyers and individuals new to the presale or pre-construction condo market typically have many similar questions, all of which are straightforward and easy to answer. Once you’ve taken in the...

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Here are 12 scenic places to go on a run in & around Vancouver

Posted on Aug 24, 2022

We’re all about bang for your buck here at Curiocity. And whether that’s grabbing a bite to eat or looking for the best places to go for a run in Vancouver, we stick by it. After all, we live in one of the prettiest (and healthiest) cities in North America, so it’s no surprise that you can see some truly incredible stuff on your weekly jog. Or what...

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7 Things The Fall Housing Market Could Have In Store For Buyers In BC

Posted on Aug 22, 2022

BC’s housing market has been on quite the run over the past 18 months. The pandemic and monetary policies that were influenced by the economic uncertainty pushed home prices up significantly, as demand continued to outpace supply. Most of the primary market drivers remain in place, and though the summer months have been relatively quiet compared to...

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Variable? Fixed? Static? Picking The Right Mortgage As Rates Rise

Posted on Aug 17, 2022

Should you go with a variable-rate mortgage or opt for the old reliable five-year fixed rate? How can you make sure your payments are predictable while also paying down your principal? Are static payments a good idea?

The questions around mortgages are overwhelming at the best of times for home buyers and refinancers, but especially now as the Bank...

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10 Must Have Features Buyers Look For When Searching For A Home

Posted on Aug 15, 2022

Selling a home can be stressful no matter the price bracket or the neighbourhood. Additionally, the pandemic has added more complications to the current housing market in America, even as the Federal Reserve made a concerted effort to limit the economic damage of the world shutting down for such a long period of time.

The average interest rates for...

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