1671 TATLOW AVENUE, North Vancouver, BC

January 25th, 2018

Warm and inviting full-size family home offers a tranquil oasis in one of the most dynamic areas of the North Shore! Pass through the lush gated courtyard, complete with koi pond, and along the Pennsylvania Blue Stone pathway up to this 3 level home at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. This custom built home has been beautifully maintained & features open plan living with chef style kitchen, gas ...

Canada’s Debt Binge Has Macquarie Sounding Alarm on Rate Hikes

January 18th, 2018

The unprecedented rise in consumer debt means the Bank of Canada’s rate-hiking cycle is already the most severe in 20 years and further increases will have far graver consequences than conventional analysis shows, Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd. said.

Assuming just one further rate rise, the impact would be 65 percent to 80 percent as severe as the 1987 to 1990 cycle, according to Macq ...

January 2018 Mortgage Rates

January 18th, 2018

The fixed mortgage rates have increased with most lenders this week. The average 5 year fixed on a conventional mortgage is now at 3.49%. The
average 5 year fixed on a high-ratio mortgage is 3.19%.

The new prime lending rate at most institutions is now 3.45% (up from 3.20%). If you have a VRM (variable rate mortgage), HELOC (home equity line of credit) or personal loans based on the prime le ...

Housing market to hit slow patch on back of interest rate hike, new mortgage rules

January 17th, 2018

The Bank of Canada will make its first interest rate announcement of the year on Wednesday. Many observers predict will boost the country’s benchmark rate by 25 points to 1.25 per cent after the economy’s strong performance last year and a particularly strong jobs report from November. If the economy keeps pace, they believe that rate may be bumped up a few more times over 2018.

The suspecte ...

Thanks to all our great clients, who have put their trust in us.

January 13th, 2018

2017 was our best year ever at Hadden Properties. Over 80% of our business was either repeat or referral clients. There is no greater compliment to receive as a Realtor and for this we wish to extend a sincere appreciation to everyone who continues to support and think of us.

All the best in 2018,

Andrew Reid & John Powers 

 

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1280 PLATEAU DRIVE, North Vancouver, BC

January 12th, 2018

Opportunity Knocks in desirable Pemberton Heights. Solid 5 bed 2 bath bungalow makes an excellent Starter Home or Investment Property. 3 bdrms up with a 2 bdrm self contained suite down, each with their own laundry. Featuring updated stainless steel appliances, oak hardwood floors, gas fireplace & open plan living, kitchen, & dining. Short stroll to the Corner Stone Bistro, Sunflower Pre Scho ...