Deficiency Walkthrough

The deficiency walkthrough is one of the most important stages of buying a new condo or home. It is required to initiate your New Home Warranty. Typically about 2-3 weeks before completion, the developer will allow you and your REALTOR® to walk through and inspect the unit for any faults. This gives enough time for […]

List of Short Term (Transient Zoned) Rentals in Victoria 2018

As of 2018 the City of Victoria has banned any new Transient Zoned (30 days or less) buildings in Victoria. The only ones still allowed are buildings that had existing transient zoned status and have been grandfathered in. Here is a list of buildings in Victoria that allow short term (Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway, etc) rentals: […]

Concrete vs Woodframe

When it comes to choosing a concrete vs woodframe building for your next condo investment there are some important things to consider. Concrete has better soundproofing and insulation qualities Concrete performs better in the event of fire or water damage Concrete can be built taller, past 6 stories Concrete is more expensive per square foot […]