Found 44 blog entries tagged as denise brown realtor.

21 Grants and Rebates

21 Grants and Rebates for Home Buyers and Owners in Canada

1. Federal Home Buyers’ Plan

Qualifying homebuyers can withdraw up to $60,000 (couples up to $120,000) from their RRSPs for a down payment. Must begin repaying within five years and repay within 15 years. Eligibility to use program a second time: home buyers who’ve experienced a breakdown in their marriage/common-law partnership and those who have repaid their RRSP. Can be used together with the First Home Savings Account program. Canada Revenue Agency. Learn more.

2. Federal Tax-Free First Home Savings Account (FHSA)

Qualifying first-time buyers can contribute up to $8,000 yearly to a maximum of $40,000 towards a down payment. Contributions are tax deductible; Capital gains…

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Strata Insurance Image

Do you and your tenants have enough Strata Insurance?

The Strata Manager reminded all Owners to obtain their own insurance coverage for personal property contents as well as third party liability coverage.

Individual homeowner or Tenant insurance coverage is strongly recommended. Owners should also obtain additional coverage if they make any major improvements within their strata lots, such as upgrading of appliances, fixtures, floor coverings, hardwood floors, etc. (subject to approval as outlined in the Strata Corporation Bylaws).

Displacement coverage would also assist Owners or Tenants who would have to move out of their suites during a major loss, and loss of rental coverage is recommended for those individuals who rent out…

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Westin slideshow

RARE OPPORTUNITY TO BUY 14 SUITES IN A LUXURY WHISTLER HOTEL

Hello from Whistler,


This portfolio of suites is for the investor or group of individuals who have wanted to get into the luxury hotel market in Whistler but after research have realized that Whistler is at build-out for hotel locations.  This is an opportunity to purchase a 14 suite package made up of 6 studio suites, 4 one bedroom suites and 2 two-bedroom suites which are valued today at approximately $8,000,000 CAD based on actual recent sales.  


Picture the Westin as a luxury apartment building in a true slopeside location immediately next to the Whistler Village Gondola.  Zoned by the Resort Municipality of Whistler as a full service hotel.  It has a phase 2 nightly…

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14 Luxury Suites Available  

14 LUXURY SUITES VIDEO IMAGE

CLICK on image above to play the video.  ⬆️  ⬆️

This 14 suite package is available to purchase by the discerning investor.

A mix of studio, one and two bedroom suites.

$8,000,000 CAD



Owned by a Canadian Corporation under a Bare Trust, the buyer can purchase this block of suites in any manner as advised by their financial advisor.


  1. Purchase the corporation itself as the only real estate asset it holds are these 14 suites. 
    1. Benefit from purchase costs savings of no Property Transfer Tax.
    2. In addition, as these suites are part of a Phase 2 nightly rental hotel, Goods & Services Tax is deferred on the purchase price.1
    3. If you are legally able to purchase the Canadian Corporation, you may…

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What do Aussie Santa's Do On Christmas Day?

Santa Surfing

Most people think Australian Santa does this ⬆️

But really he is doing this ⬆️

And this ⬆️


And quite likely a lot of this ⬆️

And then this ⬆️.


If I see him while I'm visiting my family this holiday season, I'll be sure to take a few photos to be doubly sure ????????.   Have a holly jolly Christmas!

Happy Ho HO


Denise

PS:  Thank you for a wonderful year ????



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813 Westin Resort & Spa is UNDERPRICED

I've updated my Westin spreadsheet showing active listings and sales.  I believe that this property is UNDERPRICED.  #813 is listed at $519,000.  Based on the most recent sale, this suite could be priced at $555,000.  The sale price per IUD has been increasing with each sale - except this suite has been listed at a May/June sale price per IUD.


I have attached a copy of my spreadsheet HERE


A copy of the detailed information package including photos, floorplans and revenue statements showing a 26.8% increase in revenue for the January to July 2023 period compared to 2022 and a ROI of 4.36% based on the net for 2022 and we expect that to get stronger as 2023 is a anticipated to be a record year.  The…

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Watch the video tour on the two bedroom suite above ⬆️ ⬆️

781/782 WESTIN RESORT & SPA

2 BED, 2 BATH   976 sf

LOCK-OFF SUITE, VILLAGE VIEW

NOW $1,278,000

Imagine stepping into a world of unparalleled comfort and opulence as you become the proud owner of a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom luxury suite at the Westin Resort & Spa in Whistler, BC. This 976-square-foot sanctuary is not just a hotel suite; it's an experience.


Nestled amidst the breathtaking backdrop of snow-capped mountains and lush forests, these suites offer a seamless blend of modern amenities and natural beauty. Wake up to the soft glow of the morning sun filtering through floor-to-ceiling windows, illuminating the suite's tasteful, contemporary décor. Two…

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8720 Idylwood Pl Youtube

YouTube Video 8720 Idylwood Pace, Alpine Meadows

Embrace the dream of owning a home in the friendliest neighborhood in Whistler - Alpine Meadows. This delightful, well-maintained 5 bed, 2 full bath and powder room & large laundry home with 2 basements is spread over a generous 2,384 sf. 3 smart levels, with the top boasting vaulted ceilings, custom wrought iron joists connecting multiple log beams and posts. Bright and fresh, this home is partly furnished and beautifully decorated.

Alpine Meadows is the locals' neighborhood with Meadow Park Sports Centre, baseball diamonds, tennis courts & children's water park as well as Whistler Secondary School, Alpine Market & Restaurant, Valley Trail and park along the River of Golden Dreams. Only 10…

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634A Legends

634A Legends 1 bedroom & Den $259,000

Introducing 634A Legends, a remarkable 1 + den, 1 bath 1/4 share condo nestled at the base of the Whistler Creekside Gondola. This stunning 794 sf retreat offers a welcome escape for those seeking the ultimate mountain getaway. Experience a thoughtfully designed living space that exudes both style and functionality. The open concept layout seamlessly connects the living room, dining area, and fully equipped kitchen, creating a welcoming atmosphere perfect for relaxation and entertaining. The den provides additional space for a TV room or sleeping space. 

After a thrilling day on the slopes, unwind in the inviting outdoor hot tubs & pool, stretch in the gym or enjoy a steam. Let the kids watch a movie in the…

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