If the idea of living in a high-rise isn’t appealing to you, but you don’t necessarily want to have a large yard in your home, you may want to consider looking at townhouses in East Vancouver. Townhouses are a “middle ground” between single family homes and condominiums, offering buyers a “best of both worlds” scenario (i.e. space of a single-family home and the convenience of a condominium).
Evaluating townhouses for sale is slightly different than evaluating a condo or single-family home. If you believe a townhouse would suit your family’s preferences the best, here are a few questions you should ask to help you determine if the one you’re looking at is a good deal:
“What’s the homeowners’ association like?”
Just like a condo building, most townhouse communities are run by a homeowners’ association (HoA). With that in mind, you’ll want to learn as much as you can about the community’s HoA.