7849 Fraser Street, Vancouver List Price: $739,000 Floor Area: 1745 Unit: 6 bed, 3 bath Taxes: $3,500 MLS: V986596 Ever consider purchasing a home with a mortgage helper that pays half the bill?  This is the place to do just that.  The duplex has 6 bedrooms with the option of having the lower suite as a 2 or 3-bedroom unit.  It has private access to the back yard and one garage parking stall.  More than one car? No problem, there is plenty of street parking available for residents and guests. Built in 2005 and renovated in 2009, some additional improvements could be made to increase the value.   Adding aRead More →

BUSINESS BASICS Started as a Realtor in: 1981 when the interest rates were at 22.25%! Specialization: Richmond One-piece of advice for your clients: Look closely at what your monthly costs will be, including all transactions you know so you’ll understand what to expect at the end. Why MacDonald Realty Westmar? Linda has been with MacDonald Realty for the past 21 years and appreciates that each MacDonald office is individually owned with 19 offices in the lower mainland and BC. They provide great support and a good working atmosphere along with full-service options including property management. “Linda has been very warm and friendly right from theRead More →

The Emerald 102, 833 W 16th Avenue, Vancouver, BC List Price: $497,000 Floor Area: 875 Unit: 2 bed, 2 bath Maintenance Fee: $395.69 Taxes: $1,527 MLS: V983499 This condo has the feeling of home from the moment you step in. The renovations give it a warm and inviting feel with a professional, clean finish. The master bedroom has a fabulous full wall closet with built-in storage compartments. The kitchen and bathrooms are the stars of the renovations, but the unit’s wrap around 728 sqft exterior patio is a “wow” factor. This ground level home is completely fenced in, making its patio the perfect spot for beautiful summer days on the coast.Read More →