Commercial Property Tips

Incentives for businesses going green

Posted on April 3rd, 2015

BC Hydro Power Smart Partner Program for Businesses The Power Smart Partner program partners BC Hydro with BC’s largest commercial, government and institutional customers (who spend $200,000 or more/year on Hydro). Customers gain access to a wide range of energy management programs, tools and incentives.  Click for information or phone 1.866.522.4713. BC Hydro Power Smart Express (PSX) for Businesses The PSX program partners BC Hydro with BC’s largest commercial, government and institutional customers (who spend $200,000 or more/year on Hydro). … Read more

Is a strata office in your future?

Posted on September 26th, 2013

You’ve decided to work for yourself – or with a few friends – out of your home. Business is great and you need to expand.  What do you do? Consider buying strata office space. It’s an increasingly popular option thanks to historically low interest rates. “Younger professionals see the opportunity to own their own space as a wise move,” says Andrew Peck, vice-president and general manager with the Royal Pacific Realty Group. “Most would rather build equity than pay a… Read more

You’re a residential landlord in Metro Vancouver. Now what?

Posted on August 12th, 2010

You’ve just bought a small apartment block or a single detached home with three or four legal suites. Congratulations. You’re a landlord. If you’re too busy to look after the myriad details that come with owning rental units, consider hiring a Royal Pacific REALTOR® to manager your property. We are fully experienced and knowledgeable in the area of residential tenancy and can: locate, screen and select tenants negotiate lease or tenancy agreements collect rents oversee building repairs and upkeep, ensure… Read more

Finding a commercial REALTOR® in Metro Vancouver

Posted on August 12th, 2010

You’ve decided to open a new business or you’re growing and need to expand. You’re looking for a location and you need someone you can trust who can represent your interests. Like many other professionals – accountants, insurance agents, lawyers, and notaries – referral is often the best way to find a commercial REALTOR®. Ask your colleagues and trusted business advisors, and even family and friends who own businesses. If you’re new to our area, visit an area where you… Read more

Are you considering buying Commercial Real Estate in Metro Vancouver?

Posted on August 12th, 2010

If you live in Vancouver or you plan to, you likely follow the real estate market very closely, checking to see how much the prices of condominiums, townhomes and bungalows are increasing. A growing number of Vancouver residents are checking more than the residential market. Commercial real estate – real estate used for commerce or as an investment – is a growing market. If you’re interested in commercial real estate, you likely fall into one of three groups. 1. Home… Read more