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By Peter Borszcz / Uncategorized /

Although there are lots of situations where a Power of Attorney can be useful, some of the most common situations are:for families where spouses are working overseas/ out of town (including miliary duty)for adult caregivers of elderly persons needing to manage their everyday financial and property affairsfor real estat...

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Real Property Reports are not done for a residential home purchase in BC; Property Transfer Tax is payable on most home transactions in BC (1% of the first 200k and 2% of the remainder); Principal residents get the Home Owner Grant to reduce municipal property taxes, but this only applies to principal residences (n...

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By Peter Borszcz / Uncategorized /

Buying real estate can be a very exciting time, but can also be a very stressful experience  For most buyers, the purchase of property is one of the largest financial decisions they will make On top of the financial concerns, the emotional involvement can be overwhelming A qualified Realtor can help make this experien...

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By Peter Borszcz / Uncategorized /

There are a lot of different fees and disbursements associated with the purchase of real estate  To help, we have created an easy to use Closing Cost Calculator Simply input the numbers for your home purchase and the calculator will outline the estimated costs to complete your transaction Contact us at 250-980-3...

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By Peter Borszcz / Uncategorized /

In British Columbia, there are lots of fees associated with the purchase of real estate To assist our clients, we programmed a great new Closing Cost Calculator https://mmslawfirmca/closing-cost-estimator/ Simply input the figures for a home you are interested in and the calculator will give you an estimate of ho...

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In the last few weeks the Kelowna Real Estate market has seen a dramatic increase in sale activity (see OMREB stats here) and in some sectors of our market (particularly single family homes under 500k) signs of a "Sellers Market" have begun to emerge (see my January post here) The rather quick shift from a Buyer's M...

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The end of June is "high season" for residential real estate closing As the school year comes to the close and the weather turns warmer, people want to get the "business of moving" done prior to enjoying summer holidays There are a couple of unique considerations for Kelowna Real Estate at this time of year, all of ...

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By Peter Borszcz / Uncategorized /

People think lawyers are expensive, so legal fees always seem to cause concern With residential conveyancing at our firm you can be guaranteed of the following: A custom quote for legal fees for the title transfer for your deal provided to you by email upon receipt of conveyance instructions (usually weeks in ad...

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By Peter Borszcz / Uncategorized /

Attention: All Referring Realtors There is a new Wills, Estate and Succession Act now in force in BC effective April 1 to help "get the word out" on estate planning we have a great offer that will save your client $300 If a Referring Realtor refers ANY client to our firm for a home sale or purchase, please get th...

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