One of the first steps you should do when purchasing real estate for the very first time in East Vancouver is to hire a respected local real estate agency, such as Real East Van. This is especially important if you previously lived outside of Vancouver and moving to the city. Local real estate agents are more in-tune with the pulse of the city and more familiar with the neighbourhoods, improving your chances of finding a home that offers the perfect fit.
Aside from hiring a local real estate agent, you will also want to keep the following real estate tips in mind:
The B.C. First Time Home Buyers’ Program
British Columbia’s First Time Home Buyers Program is designed to eliminate (or at least significantly reduce) the amount of property transfer tax associated with the purchase of your first home. Some of the factors for qualification include. Read more from this blog.