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Where the Housing Market in BC is headed - 03/25/09 01:05 PM
Where the housing market in BC is headed Recent reports say that the season of Spring could be the testing point where the sector of housing might most likely go. We have observed the prices of homes; or how real estate have gone relatively low after a decade of watching houses that command high price. Although, it's still a buyer's market, analysts see an analogy that the increase of prices this month of March could mean that the market has already hit the lowest point or it might simply indicate that it's typical of the season. Here's an interesting article which (0 comments)
"You are Privileged" Book Coming to Richmond Public Library Here's good news for booklovers and residents in the city of Richmond. The recently published book title: "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential" by Canadian publisher, Privilege Solutions Integrated and written by Canadian author, Sheila Atienza, will soon be available at the Richmond Public Library. Richmond Public Library comprises at least five public libraries in the entire city of Richmond, namely: Brighouse, Ironwood, Cambie, Hamilton and Steveston. The book has been released several weeks ago in the US and Canada and currently available at select (0 comments)
Update on Mortgage Rates - 03/25/09 12:15 PM
Mortgage Rates these days have become more attractive to prospective mortgage applicants. Although, the economy is still going through the rough edges, some home buyers or even homeowners who may be considering refinancing or perhaps at the point of renewal, have seen the advantages of how feasible it is to look at your mortgage options today. Below is an update on our rates. Mortgage Rates Posted as of March 24, 2009
Sheila Atienza, Mortgage Broker Dominion Lending Centres Westcoast To apply for mortgage (pre-approval, home purchase or refinancing) please visit: http://sheilaatienza.ca/applynow.php
What Does It Mean Being a Rainmaker in Activerain - 03/22/09 12:52 AM
What Does It Mean Being a Rainmaker in Activerain It was an early evening of Saturday, March 21st; I visited my Activerain blog to make some updates or see how things are going in the community. To my surprise, I saw that badge posted closer to my profile pic which says: "ACTIVERAIN RAINMAKER". "Wow", I said to myself; and went on: "Did I just earn that thingy from being a part of this community? Isn't that wonderful? I've been in Activerain (AR) since 2006. From that point on, the blog I've initiated has been a part of my career as a (6 comments)
Heads up for Canadian Immigrants - 03/20/09 02:45 PM
Heads up for Canadian Immigrants Learning to speak Canada's official language would be critical criteria for acquiring citizenship. On an immigration conference held in Calgary, Federal Immigration Minister Jason Kenney has emphasized the need for immigrants to make efforts to integrate a working knowledge of Canada's official language. Immigrants in Canada should be able to communicate in either English or French. You can read an article released from The Canadian Press - Fri Mar 20, 12:29 PM on: http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/capress/090320/national/tough_citizenship
---- Sheila Atienza, Author, "You are Privileged, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential" Author, (Forthcoming Book Title) "How to (0 comments)
Looking at the Mid-week, A Day in the Life of a Multitasker - 03/18/09 10:37 AM
Looking at the Mid-week, A Day in the Life of a Multitasker Oh my mind is so full of ideas. I woke up this morning much earlier than I should: 4:50 am. What day is it? Wow, it's Wednesday, March 18th. How time goes... I couldn't complain; I just noticed, the night went by so fast... Okay, time for coffee, I thought. Well, there... got my cup of coffee, hmm... some kind of kick to get me started for the day. I wonder how my day would be like, without it. Afterwards, I will have to review my things-to-do list. Well, it would (0 comments)
First-time Buyers making up the BC Homebuyers Pie - 03/11/09 09:59 PM
First-time Buyers making up the BC Homebuyers Pie Although there are many variables one look into this day and age of recession, as far as home buying is concerned, it seems that first-time buyers make up the BC homebuyers pie. The rise in that segment is indeed noticeable. Some of the factors that new buyers put into account are the following: • $750 tax credit back on closing costs • maximum of $25, 000 RRSP can be used for down payment, payable in 15 years • lower prices on homes: apartments, condominiums, townhouses and detached houses • lowest mortgage interest rates possible As (0 comments)
BC based Mortgage Broker Launches Dominion Lending site - 03/11/09 09:40 PM
BC based Mortgage Broker Launches Dominion Lending site Finally my web site at Dominion Lending is up and running. Clients and web users can look up for my mortgage services by visiting: http://sheilaatienza.ca You will find links to our latest mortgage rates, mortgage options such as home purchasing, refinancing or home equity mortgage options, mortgage calculators, mortgage application and other resources in home financing in Canada. In fact, mortgage calculators give you access to learning mortgage rate and payment or generate a schedule for mortgage amortization; paying off mortgage, comparing which mortgage provides you a better value; or whether bi-weekly payments (0 comments)
Are You an Immigrant or Intending to Move to Canada? - 03/11/09 09:19 PM
Are You an Immigrant or Intending to Move to Canada? If you are an immigrant or at least intending to move to Canada, and looking for some information on how you can own your home in time, here's good news for you. A new book is underway, which will be released by Canadian Publisher, Privilege Solutions Integrated and written by Canadian Mortgage Broker and British Columbia-based REALTOR Sheila Atienza. The book will help newcomers to have an overview of how to start out a life in Canada; and how they can get ready in terms of personal finance, homeownership and other aspects (0 comments)
Finding Canadian Authors at Chapters Indigo - 03/11/09 08:59 PM
Finding Canadian Authors at Chapters Indigo As a Canadian author based in Richmond, British Columbia, I could not help but be pleased to have started writing my profile at Chapters Indigo.Working my way to be in touch with our Canadian readers and fellow writers or simply any book enthusiasts, I have recently joined the roster of authors at Chapters Indigo. The opportunity to take part in this program is such a good avenue not only for writers but for booklovers alike.Whether you enjoy reading novels, or non-fiction self-help books on success, business, real estate, personal finance or personal growth, you will (0 comments)
Looking for the book "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED" at Chapters? - 03/11/09 08:15 PM
Looking for the book "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED" at Chapters? Canadian Buyers can actually buy the book "You Are Privileged, 12 Success Principles..." at Chapters Indigo. At present, Canadian Publisher, Privilege Solutions Integrated makes the book title "You are Privileged, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential" available at Chapters through their web site's Book Rare Section powered by Alibris. Alibris is the leading global supplier of rare and hard-to-find books. Since books sold at Chapters Rare Section are done through Alibris' partners and marketplace sellers, book buyers can choose from several offers in terms of price and location where the (0 comments)
Book Search Engines Help in Shaping Consumers' Decisions - 03/11/09 08:00 PM
Book Search Engines Help in Shaping Consumers' Decisions If you are in the market to buying new or old books, or even selling textbooks, a great internet experience awaits you, if you haven't done so. Gone are the days when you have to physically do price comparison of products that you need to purchase. I'm amazed at how many book search engines are available these days on the internet. When you simply type in the following key words: book finder, book price comparison, book prices, etc., you will find lots of sites offering a book price comparison service. When looking up (0 comments)
Lower Interest Rates for Canadian Homebuyers - 03/07/09 09:22 PM
Lower Interest Rates for Canadian Homebuyers Mortgage rates have become more attractive to homebuyers in Canada with the recent lowering of interest rate by the Bank of Canada. You can see our latest rates at Dominion Lending Centres here as of March 6, 2009: http://www.sheilaatienza.ca/latestrates.php
Homebuyers or even prospective first-time buyers should reflect upon the idea of how feasible to buy these days. Not only that there are more condominiums, townhouses and single-detached homes to choose from but affordability in terms of availing of a mortgage, has even become more evident. Some homebuyers might have been delaying their action (0 comments)
Activerainer in Twitter - 03/07/09 08:46 PM
Activerainer in Twitter Here are two questions to my fellow Activerainers: "Have you checked out Twitter yet?" Did you know that you can integrate this tool to Activerain? First, you should have an account in Twitter. Once your Twitter account is active, you can log into your Activerain account and go to Settings. Below your Blog Settings, you will find Twitter as an option whether you want to announce your posts. You can opt in allowing your Activerain posts via feeds to Twitter. Your network will see your updates via Twitter feed. Isn't that great? Such is the most up-to-date tool (11 comments)
Blackwell Recommends Books on Success - 03/07/09 08:25 PM
Blackwell Recommends Books on Success Few days ago, while visiting the Blackwell website I've looked at the catalogue that outlines the list of books on success. The runaway winners for sure in the category of the most popular titles would be the likes of: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Think and Grow Rich and other best-sellers. It occurred to me that while looking at these titles on several occasions, the book title "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential appeared in the spot of Blackwell Recommends. Alternatively, it is shown in "You might also like..." (0 comments)
You Are Privileged, 12 Success Principles...Book Now on Amazon Canada - 03/07/09 08:16 PM
You Are Privileged, 12 Success Principles...Book Now on Amazon Canada Here's great news for Canadian book buyers. The recently published book title "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential" by Canadian author Sheila Atienza may now be ordered through Amazon.ca. Amazon company, known as the online shopping store in the world is providing service to Canadian market through its website Amazon.ca. The opportunity to make the book "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED" available through Amazon.ca is indeed remarkable, since buyers today find convenience when shopping online. In addition, online shoppers now have a better way of comparing product prices (0 comments)
Update on Hamilton Townhouses in Richmond BC - 03/03/09 12:07 PM
Update on Hamilton Townhouses in Richmond BC ______ If you have been eyeing a property in the neighbourhood of Hamilton, now is a good time to take a look at the properties in this part of Richmond which boasts of development potential. As of today, March 3, 2009, there are at least eighteen (13) townhouse units available through the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in the area of Hamilton Richmond. Homebuyers today will have choices of units located in Smith Dr, Windsor, Westminster Hwy, Norton and Sharpe Ave. Properties in this area are best suited to first-time buyers, or starting or growing (0 comments)
Just my thought on Twitter - 03/03/09 11:57 AM
-------- Just my thought on Twitter The power of Twitter is evident. I've recently joined this most-talked about form of social network/media; and voila, the experience is so far exciting and fun. You establish your network by following some people that you find you have common interests with. Gradually, you will notice that some people may be following you and whatever updates you post. You can share your thoughts and input on certain topics by posting quick answers. If you are fond of updating your network by answering the question "What are you doing?" then you can easily take part in (0 comments)
Book by BC-based Canadian Author Goes Global - 03/03/09 11:48 AM
admin on March 2nd, 2009 Book by BC-based Canadian Author Goes Global Privilege Solutions Integrated is pleased to announce that its recently published book "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential" by Canadian author Sheila Atienza, will be available in major bookstores worldwide. Buyers can now find the following book details through their favorite bookshops: Book Title: YOU ARE PRIVILEGED, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential Author: Sheila Atienza Publisher: Privilege Solutions Integrated ISBN: 9780981147505 Canada BookSellers: Books.iPrivilege.com, Amazon.ca, Chapters (Rare Section), Alibris.com, Betterworld.com, Mcnally Robinson Bookstores and other independent bookstores. US BookSellers: Barnes and (0 comments)
Canadian Author Supports Literacy Program through "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED..." Book - 03/03/09 11:37 AM
------- Canadian Author Supports Literacy Program through "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED..." Book Canadian published author, mortgage broker and BC-based Realtor, Sheila Atienza, gladly promotes literacy program through her recently released book title: "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential". The book published by Canadian Publisher Privilege Solutions Integrated is available at Betterworld.com. Sheila Atienza admires Better World Books' objectives to fund literacy initiatives worldwide. Thus, creating an economic and environmental impact on the public they serve. Sheila looks up to Better World Books' belief and adheres to the idea that every single book could potentially help create understanding (0 comments)
A Site for Parents and Teachers to Check Out - 03/03/09 11:32 AM
_______ A Site for Parents and Teachers to Check Out While browsing some sites on the web on relevant issues on self-help, I've come across risingsunbooks.org. Such is a very interesting, relevant and informative website that focuses on education, success, family and relationships, health and fitness, psychology, and other self-help issues. You will find articles with topics on: self-development, self-actualization, alcoholism cure, motivation and even pop culture. Apparently, risingsunbooks.org seems to be helping out the public by way of promoting helpful, relevant reading material to families and individuals in need of proper connection and direction. Here's one article you might find (0 comments)
Book on "Success" by Canadian Author Available in Amazon - 03/03/09 11:25 AM
Book on "Success" by Canadian Author Available in Amazon News Release from Privilege Solutions Integrated --------- The book "YOU ARE PRIVILEGED, 12 Success Principles to Uncover Your Innermost Potential" written by Canadian author Sheila Atienza and published by Privilege Solutions Integrated is now live in Amazon. Amazon.com is a US-leading e-commerce company and largest online retailer. Publisher, Privilege Solutions Integrated believes that making your product available today through an easy access online is a must. Most shoppers today prefer the convenience of finding the product that you want instantly. With simple clicks, buyers tend to be satisfied by the (0 comments)
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