Congratulations Tammy!

Mackenzie Heights


JUST SOLD September 17th! 2907 35TH Ave W, Vancouver West


Great tree lined street in popular Mackenzie Heights area!  2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom on  the main floor plus 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom on the lower level.  Kerrisdale Elementary & Point Grey High School Encatchment.  A fantastic location and neighbourhood for Tammy and her husband to build their dream home and raise their family!


 

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I am proud to announce that this Saturday, September 29th, 3:00PM to 5:00PM I will be hosting an Open House at 12180 Mellis Drive in the East Cambie neighbourhood in Richmond. This is the perfect opportunity to visit this gorgeous House!


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Please come with any questions you may have. As always please do not hesitate to give me a call at 604.644.1044 if I can answer any questions before the open house, or if you would like to book a private showing.  In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this East Cambie House for sale.


Alisa Sakamoto

RE/MAX Westcoast - Steveston Real Estate


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Come by and visit me this weekend on Saturday, September 29th from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at 12438 BRUNSWICK Place in Steveston, Richmond. This is a fabulous opportunity to visit this excellent Townhouse for sale in beautiful Steveston South.


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Please come with any questions you may have. As always please do not hesitate to give me a call at 604.644.1044 if I can answer any questions before the open house, or if you would like to book a private showing.  In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this Steveston South Townhouse for sale.


Alisa Sakamoto

RE/MAX Westcoast - Steveston Real Estate

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If you are in Steveston this weekend, pop by for a visit!  I'll be doing an Open House this Sunday, Sept 30th from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at 13400 PRINCESS Street in the Steveston South neighborhood.  Come by and check out this fabulous detached townhome.


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Please come with any questions you may have.  As always please do not hesitate to give me a call at 604.644.1044 if I can answer any questions before the open house, or if you would like to book a private showing.  In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this Steveston South Townhouse for sale.

 

Alisa Sakamoto
RE/MAX Westcoast - Steveston Real Estate

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“You never get a second chance at a first impression.”  We’ve all heard this expression before.  And now, while you are preparing your house to sell, it should not be far from your mind. 

 

While logical factors such as price and location narrow the pool of houses a potential buyer will look at, the ultimate decision to buy a particular house is fuelled by a mixture of logic and emotion.  And emotion often wins out.  The same might be said for the process of selling a home.  For this reason, Real Estate Agents, when they talk to you about buying real estate, will refer to your purchase as a “home.”  When discussing the sale of your current home, however, an agent will refer to it as the “house.”  This is a conscious choice.  The agent knows that buying a house is often an emotional decision, while, when selling a house, emotion should be separated from the process. 

 

Buyers are searching...

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If you are in Steveston this weekend, pop by for a visit!  I'll be doing an Open House this Saturday, Sept 22nd from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at 13400 PRINCESS Street in the Steveston South neighborhood.  Come by and check out this fabulous detached townhome.


Princess Living Room 

Please come with any questions you may have.  As always please do not hesitate to give me a call at 604.644.1044 if I can answer any questions before the open house, or if you would like to book a private showing.  In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this Steveston South Townhouse for sale.

 

Alisa Sakamoto
RE/MAX Westcoast - Steveston Real Estate

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I am proud to announce that this Sunday, September 23rd, 3:00PM to 5:00PM I will be hosting an Open House at 12180 Mellis Drive in the East Cambie neighbourhood in Richmond. This is the perfect opportunity to visit this gorgeous House!


Mellis Drive Kitchen

Please come with any questions you may have. As always please do not hesitate to give me a call at 604.644.1044 if I can answer any questions before the open house, or if you would like to book a private showing.  In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this East Cambie House for sale.


Alisa Sakamoto

RE/MAX Westcoast - Steveston Real Estate


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Come by and visit me this weekend on Saturday, September 22nd from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at 12438 BRUNSWICK Place in Steveston, Richmond. This is a fabulous opportunity to visit this excellent Townhouse for sale in beautiful Steveston South.


brunswick 2

Please come with any questions you may have. As always please do not hesitate to give me a call at 604.644.1044 if I can answer any questions before the open house, or if you would like to book a private showing.  In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this Steveston South Townhouse for sale.


Alisa Sakamoto

RE/MAX Westcoast - Steveston Real Estate


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Having a beautiful, well-decorated home will help improve your mental and spiritual health, and create a haven for you and your family. Best yet, you can update your home in just a few quick and easy steps.

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THE BEST BUDGET-FRIENDLY HOME DECORATING TIPS

1Focus on high-traffic rooms

If you don't have the time or the budget to give your entire home a makeover, simply redecorate the high-traffic rooms. Focus on the rooms that people are in the most. The family room, kitchen, and front bathroom are good places to start when switching your home from drab to fab.

>> 3 Kitchen makeovers for $300 or less

2Painting: A low-cost way to give a room a new look

Giving rooms in your home an update is as close as a paintbrush and can of paint. Painting a room is one of the cheapest ways to create an entirely new look. Use bright colors to make the room unique, or if color makes you nervous, [try neutral colors] and go for more experimental home accessories.

>> How to paint...

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The August stats are here!  Take a read below and please let me know if you have any questions or would like more information.
Thanks, Alisa 
 

Home Sellers Continue to Outnumber Buyers in
Greater Vancouver’s Summer Housing Market


Home sale activity remained below long-term averages in the Greater Vancouver housing market in August.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales of detached, attached and apartment properties reached 1,649 in August, a 30.7 per cent decline compared to the 2,378 sales in August 2011 and a 21.4 per cent decline compared to the 2,098 sales in July 2012.

August sales were the second lowest total for the month in the region since 1998 and 39.2 per cent below the 10-year August sales average of 2,711.

“Home sales this summer have been lower than we’ve seen for most of the past ten years, yet we continue to see relative stability when it comes to prices,” Eugen Klein, REBGV president...

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