Buyer's Guide

Working with a Realtor
  Why Use a Realtor?
How Realtors Earn Their Commission
       Understanding Buyer Agency
Understanding Seller Agency
  How to Choose a Realtor
Getting Started
Make a Wish List
Home Requirements Checklist
Find a Home That Suites Your Lifestyle
Old vs. New - Which House is Best for You?
Determine What You can Afford
Government Incentive Programs
Property Transfer Tax
Completion Costs Guide
Federal Government's Home Buyers Plan
GST Rebate For Purchasers of New Residential Property
Mortgages & the Pre-approval Process
Understanding Mortgages - Common Mortgage Terms Defined
Get Pre-approved
Where to get Pre-approved
Searching for a Home
Online Search Tools
Real time access to ALL MLS® System listings
Assessing a House
Home Hunting Checklist
Finding a Sound and Solid Strata Property (for condominium buyers)
Offer & Completion
Negotiating and Acceptance
Completion Day
Completion Costs Guide
Other Information Of Interest
Income Tax Rules Regarding Moving Expenses
Income Tax Rules Regarding Principal Residence
An Explanation of The BC Land Registry System - The Torrens System
Title Insurance - An Explanation
Information For Non-Resident Buyers and Sellers of Real Estate