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By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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A group of us from the Maple Ridge area real estate community are trying to raise money to help "give Christmas" to a family who needs help from each of the 21 local elementary schools in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows. This will be a low stress tournament for all skill levels. Tickets $25.00  ALL...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Dateline October 30, 2008: Reliable, inside sources have informed me that the owners of Jackson Farm in Maple Ridge will tomorrow apply to Maple Ridge City Hall to subdivide Jackson Farm into 2 acre large lot residential.  Accordingly this application does not need any Council approvals other the...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Regional board votes to save farm Metro Vancouver has rejected a controversial Maple Ridge application to take Jackson Farm out of the Green Zone. The decision has hailed as great news by Friends of Jackson Farm, a grassroots lobby group that has been fighting to save the farm from development. "...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Voting Places and Directions  Maple Ridge Voting Places will be open on Saturday, November 15, 2008 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. You may vote at any one of the following Voting Places: Riverside Elementary School (map and directions)20575 Thorne Avenue Laity View Elementary School (map and directi...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Something Wicked The Ghost RidgeTM project is well underway for 2008, and we look forward to bringing youall the thrills, chills, ghosts and goblins you've come to expect from us!(Make sure your affairs are in order before entering.)   October 24th - 30th (6:oo pm - 9:oo pm)Fireworks on October 3...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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October 2008   The Magic of Ireland Presented by The ACT Saturday, October 4  more info....   Afternoon Tea Featuring Entertainment by Nigel Tucker and Emerald Pig Theatrical Society Presented by Cafe ACT Saturday, October 4 more info....   Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Arts Council AGM Monday, Octobe...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Maple Ridge News Widening highway 5-7 years away By Phil Melnychuk - Maple Ridge NewsPublished: October 21, 2008 6:00 PM Evergreen will be SkyTrain Transportation Minister Kevin Falcon came to the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows chamber of commerce luncheon Tuesday and delivered a new bridge for Missio...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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What a fabulous Real Estate Market for First Time Buyer!  Very Low Interst Rates, lots of selection and now Houses are on SALE! To quote Warren Buffet (A Billionaire and completely self-made), "When others are greedy be fearful and when others are fearful be greedy". Would you rather wait until p...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Home prices adapt to affordability demands   VANCOUVER, B.C. - October 2, 2008 - The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver declined 42.9 per cent in September 2008 to 1,585 from the 2,776 sales recorded in September 2007.   New...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Falling Prices, what to do? We have been so used to Rising Real Estate prices here in Southwest British Columbia that some now believe the sky is falling but what I believe is happening is a healthy correction to an over inflated market.  The Real Estate Market is no different then the Stock Mark...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Nestled below the Blue Mountain on the north bank of the Fraser River, the quiet pastoral community of Maple Ridge proudly boasts a rich heritage of First Nations and pioneer history, much of which has been well preserved. From the Coast Salish people to the settlers of the Hudson's Bay Company,...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Numerous closing costs come with any mortgage. There's a fee for an appraisal and a fee for a credit report... and the lender has its fees, too. And don't forget about the attorney fee, title insurance and escrow charges. Closing costs can vary from state to state and province to province, but yo...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Here is a great Web Site to check out reviews of not only Maple Ridge Restaurants but vitually all restaurants in Metro Vancouver: Vancouver Restaurant and Dining Guide - Dinehere.ca contains restaurant and dining listings including reviews for Vancouver, BC. Brought to you by: Maple Ridge Real E...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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The unfortunate phenomenon of 'Grow-Op' homes springing up all over British Columbia is seriously impacting on values of surrounding homes and neighbourhoods.  The home containing the illegal venture can suffer great damage including  mildew, mould, water damage, etc. and the resale value of the ...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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Deodorizing Homes with Ozonation & UV Treatment The process of deodorizing homes, which for one reason or another stink, has been a timeless hassle for owners and agents trying to sell Homes.  In todays era we can add a new reason for deodorizing to the classics like Animal odors or Smoking. A ne...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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VANCOUVER, B.C. - June 3, 2008 - The Greater Vancouver housing market continued its re-balance between sales and listings last month. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver declined 30.7 per cent in May 2008 to 3,002 from th...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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During the first four months of 2008 the Residential Listing count in Maple Ridge was up 15% from the same period in 2007 however the Sales Count was down 14%.  Further the Sales Success rate has eroded from 73% to only 60%.  This compares to a 17% increase in listings for the entire Greater Vanc...

By Scott Leaf Personal Real Estate Corporation, Scott Leaf & Associates Real Estate Team
(Keller Williams Elite Realty, Port Coquitlam, BC)
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The The excitement builds for Maple Ridge Real & Pitt Meadows Real Estate owners as the completion of the Golden Ears Bridge reaches the Half Way Point.  Watching this massive project unfold has been marvelous and inspiring to see how such a complicated process takes place.  You really have to ha...

By Bjorn Soolsma
(RE/MAX results realty)
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Finding the right real estate professional requires doing a little research and asking a few questions. You need to know everything about the selling process. What is the marketing strategy? What kind of advertising will be done? Is the realtor capable and willing to communicate effectively? Can ...

By Bjorn Soolsma
(RE/MAX results realty)
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 Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows How To Get Top Dollar In Any Market!The best chance for selling your property is within the first seven weeks. Studies show that the longer a property stays on the market, the less the seller will net. Below are 5 main factors to accomplishing this goal. * Pricing Fa...

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