Niko Lambrinoudis

Personal Real Estate Corporation

Julie De Jong

Personal Real Estate Corporation


If you were born in Vancouver in the last 30 years, somebody older than you has probably said that you won’t be able to afford a home by the time you grow up.  Comments like these always got to me as a child who was privileged to grow up in one of the most beautiful cities in the world.  I still find that young professionals are graduating from university and starting their careers but still don’t think they can afford a home in the city they grew up in.  Here are the four most common objections I get from my future first-time homebuyer clients.

“Homes in Vancouver are so expensive.

This is correct! Home prices in Vancouver are constantly reaching new highs, and so are the surrounding areas. Maybe it is a little ambitious to think that your first home purchase is a downtown condo. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t afford a home at all.  I often tell my clients to consider investment properties in the...

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