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Vancouver realtor fined after claiming home built in 1976 was ...

Daily Hive-Apr. 5, 2019
The Real Estate Council of British Columbia has ordered Steven Sion Hok Oei, a realtor with RE/MAX, to pay a discipline penalty of $5,000 and ...
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Greater Vancouver home sales hit lowest point since 1986: Realtor 1, 2019
A local realtor and real estate blogger has crunched the numbers and he says Greater Vancouver home sales just had their worst month of ...
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Vancouver realtor fined for giving false info about the age of a house

CityNews Vancouver-Apr. 4, 2019
VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Giving incorrect information about a home he was selling has cost a Vancouver realtor $6,500. Steven Sion Hok ...
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Impact of ban on realtor dual agency downplayed

Vancouver Courier-Apr. 3, 2019
He estimated residential real estate sales in B.C. are down 35 per cent since last June. In Metro Vancouver benchmark prices are falling by an ...
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When is a deal not a deal? A cautionary real estate tale

CTV News-Apr. 1, 2019
Scott MacPherson told CTV News Vancouver they had been trying to ... He told CTV their realtor contacted them the next day with news that ...
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Metro Vancouver home prices dip again in March, sales at historic low ... 2, 2019
Home prices across Metro Vancouver continued their slow decline in March, according to new figures from the Real Estate Board of Greater ...
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Shared equity mortgage not much help for homebuyers in pricey ... 20, 2019
A search of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver's listings website, on Wednesday showed 135 listings — including ...
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Why Realtors and landlords can call rooms of any shape or size a den 28, 2019
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver offers "guidance" on the subject, executive director Craig Munn said, that a den is any room ...
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Luxury realtor takes optimistic view in bearish Vancouver market

Vancouver Sun-Mar. 20, 2019
Sales at the high end of Vancouver's property market slid at the start of 2019, but Sotheby's realty is encouraged by the looky-loos.
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Why is this West Side home selling for $2M less than it did a year ago?

CTV News-Mar. 13, 2019
Vancouver real estate: Which cities are seeing the biggest drop in home ... CTV News reached out to the realtor for the Chaldecott property in 
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Choose a REALTOR® in Greater Vancouver & BC

PAGE INDEX : Your relationship with your REALTOR® | How to Find a REALTOR®.

Selling your home is complex and one of the largest financial transactions you'll make in your lifetime. A professional REALTOR® will save you time, energy and money.

Your relationship with your REALTOR®

REALTORS® work within a legal relationship called "agency". The agency relationship is between you, the client, and the company with which your REALTOR® is licensed. It is a requirement for REALTORS® to disclose to clients the representation you will be receiving. This disclosure is usually done with the aid of a brochure entitled Working with a Real Estate Agent. Signing the brochure does not obligate you in any way. For more information about the agency relationship, read "Understanding Agency Relationships with your REALTOR®".

As a seller, your REALTOR® will:

  • Prepare a comparative market analysis and advise you on your home's market value.
  • List your house through the Multiple Listing Service (MLS®), a database of properties for sale that all REALTORS® can access.
  • Advertise your home, hold open houses and show your house.
  • Advise you on offers you receive.
  • Negotiate the sales contract.

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How to find a REALTOR®

  • Get referrals from your family or friends.
  • Contact a local real estate office.
  • Go to open houses in your area to meet some local REALTORS®.
  • Check For Sale signs in neighbourhoods to get names of local agents.
  • Check the Yellow Pages in the phone book.
  • Use the Find a REALTOR® tool to search for REALTORS®.

When choosing a Realtor, look for an agent who:

  • Understands economic trends and the market.
  • Knows your local area.
  • Listens attentively and instills confidence.
  • Provides you with a written evaluation of your property.
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