Kristina Ikavalko

FEATURED LISTING: Pet Friendly Pine Place Apartment

This spacious 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom Pine Place apartment in the Lower Shaughnessy neighbourhood features hardwood floors throughout, updated kitchen and bathrooms and ample storage. It is in the well-maintained Pine Place building which is pet-friendly and non-smoking. Living here, you'll have easy access to downtown Vancouver, Kitsilano, Granville Island, South Granville shopping etc. What more could you want? For additional information on this property, view the listing here or in the ...

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Why you should go paperless as a property manager

Why Should You Go Paperless as a Property Manager?

Going paperless is not a new idea but making the switch requires not only smart, robust technology but the will to make it happen. Though change is good, human nature often resists it. However, there is little debate that by eliminating a paper trail, you’ll save valuable time and more importantly, improve what is known as the ‘TRIPLE BOTTOM LINE’ – people, profit and the planet. Here’s a few reasons to ...

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DEAL OF THE WEEK: 2 Bed Modern Home in Richmond

Enjoy the bright lights and city sights of Richmond’s dynamic neighbourhood. Situated near all the shops and services of Richmond Centre, this 2 bedroom 2 bathroom suite in the Paloma 2, is perfect for those wanting to be where the action is! This beautiful home features floor to ceiling windows, stunning kitchen with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances and tasteful modern halogen lighting. Bathrooms have double thick vanities, porcelain tile walls, glass ...

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Hockey in Vancouver – What’s More Canadian?

Let’s face it – the majority of Canadian’s give at least a small puck about hockey. You may have fond memories of playing shinny on outdoor rinks (though likely not the case for Vancouverites) or tuning into Hockey Night in Canada with your family or spending weekends playing in tournaments in small towns across Canada. Whatever the memory, it is at the very essence of what it means to be ...

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FEATURED LISTING: Spacious Brentwood 2 Bedroom Home!

Kick back and relax in this spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home in the Montage complex. This suite features granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, in suite washer/dryer, large balcony and 9’ ceilings.  Enjoy plenty of green space and pathways that connect the Montage community of three buildings. Building amenities include  underground parking and exercise centre.  Conveniently located in Burnaby's Brentwood neighbourhood, you will be minutes away from Brentwood Town Centre, ...

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Galicia Octopus at Como Taperia

Best New Vancouver Restaurants to Check Out in 2019

The blur of Dine Out is behind us so we can sit back and more carefully contemplate all our fair city has to offer in terms of new (or nearly new) eating establishments.  Despite the demands and challenges of running any hospitality venture, and restaurants in particular, Vancouver’s foodie entrepreneurs are continuously putting themselves out there so that we can enjoy some of the most innovative, beautifully prepared cuisine in ...

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Jacobsen Apartments 256 E 2ND Ave Mount Pleasant Vancouver

DEAL OF THE WEEK: Studio Living in Olympic Village

Live in one of Vancouver's most coveted buildings in the hippest of locations - at the cross roads of Main Street and Olympic Village. The Jacobsen is the pinnacle of Vancouver loft living. It’s a modern, concrete 6-level building featuring open concept lofts with oversized windows, 9' (or more) ceilings, moveable interior walls, contemporary kitchens and polished concrete flooring. Amenities include a fully equipped fitness centre, communal outdoor patio, a stylish ...

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Neighbourhood Guide: West End Vancouver

FEATURE: ILLUSTRATION BY MARIANA YATSUDA IKUTA   LOWDOWN The West End is one of Vancouver’s oldest and most vibrant neighborhoods and also the largest on the Downtown peninsula. It is home to some of the city’s most colourful thoroughfares, best beaches and the biggest city park this side of New York - Stanley Park. The charming mix of old and new high rises, art deco low rises and the odd heritage home make this ...

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Pixel bulding in Burnaby, BC

FEATURED LISTING: New Two Bed Burnaby Condo

Positioned perfectly between Metrotown and Edmonds, this spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom Burnaby condo is ideal for a couple or young family. This stylish, new home features a well-designed floor plan, 9' ceilings, in-suite washer/dryer, European-inspired kitchen with deluxe Blomberg stainless steel appliances, engineered stone counters and flat panel cabinetry. Bathrooms are thoughtfully designed with ample storage, stone countertops, sink to ceiling mirrors and undermount sinks. The Master bathroom features ...

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