#1 North Delta Real Estate Team based on the number of transactions in 2019 recorded on the MLS system of the FVREB within the North Delta Region. Top 1% Realtor according to the FVREB 2014-2019. #1 Re/max Realtor in Fraser Valley in 2017 according to the FVREB Medallion List. Top Units Sold in 2018 according to FVREB Medallion List. #1 FVREB Team of 2 in 2019.
Selling your home is an exciting, thrilling period — but as you start researching real estate agents and seeing what an important decision you have to make in choosing one, the excitement quickly turns to stress. The countless reviews, recommendations, and listings provide an overabundance of information — and it’s easy to become overwhelmed.
How do you decide on who’s the best choice for your home? Who is giving you the most trustworthy recommendations?
While every situation and market is different, hiring an experienced local real estate team is the way to go around here. And if we’re being honest, it’s the safest option pretty much anywhere.
So why are real estate teams the most valuable and practical option for both home buyers and sellers? After all, real estate transactions are, for most people, some of the biggest ones they’ll go through in their entire lives. Considering that, why are real estate teams the ideal form of representation in this process? We’ll explore how these teams work below.
How Do Real Estate Teams Work?
Essentially, a real estate team consists of two or more real estate agents providing services to a client. When buyers and sellers don’t want to rely …
North Delta Housing Market (Neighbourhood Overview)
Although the volume of listings in 2021 was high the supply could not keep up with the demand in North Delta and other parts of the Fraser Valley. The FVREB averaged 5,200 transactions each month. Historically low interest rates and the work from home ability realized during the pandemic drove desire for spacious homes in North Delta. It was still a seller’s market December 2021 in North Delta, BC with only 52 homes available for sale.
Anneville, North Delta Real Estate Highlights
There were 16 homes on the market and a total of 10 sold in December 2021. Homes in Annieville all sold for an average of $1,580,914, which is 8% more than the average list price.
Nordel, North Delta Real Estate Highlights
In December 2021, 11 detached homes sold for an average sold price of $1,639,727. Homes in Nordel, North Delta were on the market for an average of 8 days and they all sold for $1,350,000 or more.
Scottsdale, North Delta Real Estate Highlights
11 homes quickly sold in Scottsdale in December 2021 with one home selling 2 days after being listed. Detached homes in Scottsdale had an average sold price of …
The Real Estate Market had its ups and downs in 2021, we’ve compiled a list of our Top 10 most interesting Real Estate Headlines of 2021.
1) 2021 home sales will rival 2016 boom year, says B.C. Real Estate Association
This article by the Vancouver Sun outlines how busy realtors were in the beginning of the year. The drop in interest rates created a demand for new homes in January 2021, but there are not enough single family homes on the market. The British Columbia Real Estate board forecasted sales that were the highest since 2016, which spread through world news.
2) Record home sales in March 2021, new supply increases
This article by newswire.ca summarizes the change in the Canadian real estate market in March 2021. The market shortage was looking up in March compared to January and February, home sales recorded by the Canadian MLS increased by 5.2% which led to new listings in March 2021 climbing 7.5% from February.
3) B.C. sees strong real estate sales in April, but market could calm in coming months: BCREA
This Global News article sheds light on the April 2021 real estate market. According …
The most significant financial commitment most BC residents ever make is the buying a home in British Columbia.
The purchase offers so much potential for future happiness, yet can lead to unhappiness, even misery if you are not careful. Few things in life will impact your finances and the overall quality of your life for decades like this one decision. Yet many people move through the process without ever really considering their options before signing on the dotted line. And many are just unprepared for what lies ahead.
One of the most prevalent considerations often overlooked by those buying a home in British Columbia is that of closing costs. They range from title insurance to recording fees and can add up to several thousand dollars. Ask any homebuyer and they will most likely tell you, there’s not much that could have prepared them for the shocking reality of closing costs.
Budgeting appropriately for a property and therefore guaranteeing it to be a profitable endeavour necessitates the consideration of these and other associated fees with buying a home. Here, we’ll review some of the most pertinent costs to remember when looking to acquire a property, and how they can affect your …
Are you planning on selling your North Delta home? For most people, selling real estate is the most significant transaction they’ll ever undertake. And that’s why you want the best real estate agent in the area to help you out. Make this choice wisely — as not all realtors are created equal.
Unfortunately, most people hire the first Realtor they talk to and when you consider how much the quality of your realtor can affect your profits from selling the home, not putting them through a thorough vetting process is clearly a huge mistake.
If you’re going to do this right, you’ll need the best possible representation. Don’t worry, though — we’re here with an in-depth guide on recognizing and choosing the best North Delta realtors for selling your home!
Ask a lot of questions
As we’ve mentioned above, choosing the best realtor is vital if you want to get the maximum value out of your North Delta home. When talking to potential candidates, make sure to ask a lot of questions — don’t be afraid to go into details.
How familiar are you with the North Delta community?
If there’s one thing you need to remember about real estate, …
North Delta Housing Market (Neighbourhood Overview)
High demand for homes continued across the Fraser Valley and in North Delta, recording the second-highest volume of sales in the region for all property types in November. Low interest rates that are likely to increase in 2022 play a factor in the continually increasing demand. A total of 50 detached homes sold in North Delta in November, 2021.
Anneville, North Delta Real Estate Highlights: There were 22 homes on the market and a total of 14 sold in November 2021. Detached homes in Annieville were on the market for an average of 12 days. Homes in Annieville all sold for over $1,225,000, averaging a sold price of $1,468,000.
Nordel, North Delta Real Estate Highlights: There were 15 homes on the market and a total of 11 sold in November 2021. Homes in Nordel, North Delta all sold for $1,300,000 or more and averaged a sold price of $1,509,000.
Scottsdale, North Delta Real Estate Highlights: There were 11 detached homes sold in November 2021. Detached homes in Scottsdale had an average sold price of $1,613,230 which is $110,000 more than the average listing price. The market in Scottsdale, North Delta is hot!
Sunshine Hills …
North Delta Housing Market (Neighbourhood Overview)
It’s a seller’s market across the Fraser Valley and North Delta Real Estate market, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board states that the Fraser Valley is a top destination for buyers looking for affordable housing. Due to high demand home prices continue to rise each month. Detached homes in North Delta are selling 3% above the listing price, 38 homes sold in North Delta in October, 2021.
Annieville, North Delta Real Estate Highlights: There were 21 homes on the market and a total of 8 sold in October 2021. Homes in Annieville all sold for over $900,000, averaging a sold price of $1,477,000.
Nordel, North Delta Real Estate Highlights: There were 14 homes on the market and a total of 13 sold in October 2021. Homes in Nordel, North Delta all sold for $1,00,000 and averaged a sold price of $1,355,000.
Scottsdale, North Delta Real Estate Highlights: There were 15 homes on the market and a total of 7 sold in October 2021. Detached homes in Scottsdale had an average sold price of $1,588,620 which is $100,000 more than the average listing price. The market in Scottsdale, North Delta is hot!
Sunshine Hills Woods, …
When you’re looking for a new home, having an awesome location and all the required amenities is at the top of the must-have list of all home hunters. However, if you’re moving with school-age children, finding a great home near an excellent school becomes your top priority.
With that in mind, we’ve decided to put together a comprehensive guide to the various educational facilities available across the North Delta area!
Found in a quiet, peaceful corner of North Delta, Annieville Elementary is a decent choice for people who want their kids to have a variety of options when it comes to special programs — including special art, science, math, and writing programs for any students that show exceptional ability and interest in such areas.
There are also plenty of annual school activities and events such as:
- Sports Day
- Track & Field
- Grade 6 & 7 Band
- Hoop Shoot Basketball Challenge
- Terry Fox Run
Brooke Elementary is definitely a great place to learn — with a highly supportive staff that creates an environment enabling students to reach their best. The school highly values responsibility, respect, and high expectations.
Some of the …
The concept of buying a fixer-upper, renovating it, and selling it for more than you initially paid for it is an enticing one — colloquially referred to as “flipping a house.” But while the Internet is filled with amazing stories of brave real estate investors who have made a killing on fixer-uppers, this kind of investment is riskier than it seems. Even if you don’t intend on selling it and you’re simply looking for a cheap house as a first-time homebuyer, you need to consider everything carefully.
At first, it does seem easy — buys a cheap house, makes a couple of cosmetic fixes, sells it, and makes a hefty profit! There are tons of TV shows that depict well-dressed, good-looking, and incredibly savvy investors that make it all seem fun, fast, and inevitably profitable.
Unfortunately, the reality is quite different. Usually, the renovation (even with third-party contractors) takes a lot more work than you had initially anticipated. Plus, in many cases, the “final product” doesn’t turn out to be worth the effort, money, and time people sink into it.
But does that mean fixer-uppers just aren’t worth it?
The answer isn’t as clear-cut as most people would like: it …
𝘛𝘰 𝘶𝘴, 𝘢𝘵 𝐒𝐮𝐤𝐡 𝐁𝐫𝐚𝐫 𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐥 𝐄𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐆𝐫𝐨𝐮𝐩 𝘪𝘵 𝘮𝘦𝘢𝘯𝘴 𝘢 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘵𝘺 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘮𝘢𝘺 𝘩𝘢𝘷𝘦 𝘢𝘴𝘱𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘴 𝘰𝘳 𝘧𝘦𝘢𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘦𝘴 𝘵𝘰 𝘣𝘦𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘦 𝘴𝘰𝘮𝘦𝘵𝘩𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘰𝘧 𝘷𝘢𝘭𝘶𝘦 𝘪𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘧𝘶𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘦. 𝘕𝘰𝘵 𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘺 𝘉𝘶𝘺𝘦𝘳 𝘤𝘢𝘯 𝘴𝘦𝘦 “𝘱𝘰𝘵𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘢𝘭” 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘨𝘶𝘪𝘥𝘢𝘯𝘤𝘦, 𝘢𝘴 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘢𝘣𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘵𝘰 𝘴𝘦𝘦 𝘱𝘰𝘵𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘢𝘭 𝘪𝘯 𝘢 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘵𝘺 𝘳𝘦𝘲𝘶𝘪𝘳𝘦𝘴 𝘴𝘬𝘪𝘭𝘭, 𝘬𝘯𝘰𝘸𝘭𝘦𝘥𝘨𝘦, 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘦𝘹𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘯𝘤𝘦. 𝘚𝘰𝘮𝘦𝘵𝘪𝘮𝘦𝘴, 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘱𝘰𝘵𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘢𝘭 𝘪𝘯 𝘢 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘵𝘺 𝘪𝘴 𝘯𝘰𝘵 𝘦𝘢𝘴𝘪𝘭𝘺 𝘯𝘰𝘵𝘪𝘤𝘦𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘦 𝘰𝘳 𝘦𝘷𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘢𝘵 𝘧𝘪𝘳𝘴𝘵 𝘨𝘭𝘢𝘯𝘤𝘦 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘪𝘴 𝘸𝘩𝘺 𝘴𝘰𝘮𝘦𝘵𝘪𝘮𝘦𝘴 𝘸𝘦 𝘮𝘪𝘴𝘴 𝘰𝘱𝘱𝘰𝘳𝘵𝘶𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘦𝘴.
𝘞𝘩𝘦𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘳 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘭𝘰𝘰𝘬𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘢𝘯 𝘪𝘯𝘷𝘦𝘴𝘵𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘰𝘱𝘱𝘰𝘳𝘵𝘶𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘰𝘳 𝘴𝘦𝘭𝘭𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘢 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘵𝘺 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩 𝘱𝘰𝘵𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘢𝘭, 𝘮𝘢𝘬𝘦 𝘴𝘶𝘳𝘦 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘩𝘪𝘳𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘢𝘯 𝘦𝘹𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘯𝘤𝘦𝘥, 𝘬𝘯𝘰𝘸𝘭𝘦𝘥𝘨𝘦𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘦, 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘭𝘰𝘤𝘢𝘭 𝘙𝘦𝘢𝘭 𝘌𝘴𝘵𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘵𝘦𝘢𝘮. 𝘖𝘶𝘳 𝘵𝘦𝘢𝘮 𝘩𝘢𝘴 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘴𝘬𝘪𝘭𝘭𝘴𝘦𝘵 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘢𝘣𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘵𝘰 𝘧𝘪𝘯𝘥 𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘭 𝘦𝘴𝘵𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘱𝘰𝘵𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘢𝘭 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘣𝘦 𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘦 𝘵𝘰 𝘮𝘢𝘳𝘬𝘦𝘵 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘴𝘦𝘭𝘭 𝘵𝘩𝘰𝘴𝘦 𝘧𝘦𝘢𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘦𝘴 𝘪𝘯 𝘢 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘵𝘺.
Take for example this property we recently sold:
1. 𝘕𝘦𝘦𝘥𝘦𝘥 𝘴𝘰𝘮𝘦 𝘛𝘓𝘊? 𝐘𝐄𝐒
2. 𝘙𝘦𝘲𝘶𝘪𝘳𝘦𝘥 𝘮𝘢𝘳𝘬𝘦𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘸𝘢𝘴 𝘴𝘵𝘳𝘢𝘵𝘦𝘨𝘪𝘤? 𝐘𝐄𝐒 𝐚𝐠𝐚𝐢𝐧.
3. 𝘚𝘰𝘭𝘥 𝘖𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘈𝘴𝘬𝘪𝘯𝘨? 𝐘-𝐄-𝐒 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐘𝐄𝐒!