Tax Assessment Information

(January 20, 2020)



Do you agree with your tax assessments?
 
Do you feel you have been over assessed?

If they do not match, then you can dispute your Assessment until January 31, 2020. 
Go to bcassessment.ca website.

Share your comparable sales with your assessor and explain why you feel the assessment should be changed. 

If this does not work then you write to the Property Assessment Review Panel and hearings will take p... read more.

December Stats for the Fraser Valley

(January 18, 2020)


Fraser Valley prices were up across the board in December over November 2019.

When we compare Jan 1 2019 to Jan 1 2020 we also see that condos, townhouses and houses all increased in value. Here are the average prices at different time frames in 2019.

CONDO STATS FOR THE FRASER VALLEY
Jan 1 2019 $373,000.00
July 1 2019 $390,000.00
Jan 1 2020 $399,000.00

TOWNHOMES STATS FOR THE FRASER VALLEY
Jan 1... read more.

December Stats

(January 18, 2020)


Aldergrove sale prices were down for December 2019 over November 2019 for attached and detached housing.  The average prices for the year show a different story for condos and houses since July 2019.

CONDO STATS FOR ALDERGROVE FOR 2019
Jan 1 2019 $283,000..00
July 1 2019 $314,000.00
Jan 1 2020 $297,000.00

TOWNHOME STATS FOR ALDERGROVE FOR 2019
Jan 1 2019 $417,000.00
July 1 2019 $421,000.00
Jan 1 2020 $412... read more.

B.C. Building Code Changes as of December 12th, 2019

(December 16, 2019)

Higher real estate prices are creating changes to the B.C. Building Code to make real estate more affordable for families in B.C.  As of December 12th, 2019 the building code will no longer restrict the size of secondary suites which previously maxed out at 968 sq ft. 

This will be extremely helpful when 2 equal partners are buying real estate together and both want to have a 50% interest. For insta... read more.

Retire with Cashflow in Aldergrove

(October 30, 2019)

Free Real Estate Investor Seminar on Sunday, November 17th between 1-5pm.  5 speakers in total.  I will talk about how to increase your cashflow & how to add value to your rental properties. I will provide stats on how real estate doubles every 12 years and calculate what the numbers will look like in 12 years & I will discuss how many rental properties one needs to retire comfortably. Where can you... read more.