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Squamish is becoming one of Canada’s hottest real estate markets with population growth sky-rocketing. People moving to Squamish are young, adventure-driven and professional. Only a 45 minute drive to both Vancouver and Whistler there is no wonder this mountain-side town is becoming so popular with young families and professionals. This website is your starting point to discover what makes Squamish awesome, find out if it’s the right place for you to live. Research the town and view current real estate listings. When you’re ready, organize a personal tour of the town and view homes for sale. We hope to see you here soon!
While there may not have been a lot of headlining development news over the last month the underpinnings of some pretty serious projects in Squamish are certainly underway. The first phase of Bosa’s Waterfront Landing are taking shape with a development permit filed and the concept of a townhome community emerging. Polygon’s Garibaldi Springs hosted a public[…]
It’s exciting times for the quickly transforming town of Squamish BC, and although not everybody loves change, it is hard not to be excited about what’s transpiring in the community. From sleepy logging town to thriving start-up hub and tourist centre, the new energy in town is an attractant or a repellent, depending on your[…]
We’ve been producing monthly development updates for over a year now, and every month there is always something new to talk about. Because of the number of page views and responses we get about these posts, we will continue producing them as long as there is something to share! Last month we discussed the condo[…]
Here at Move to Squamish we represent many first-time buyers and sometimes the process of buying a home can be stressful, especially when it’s considered a seller’s market. Understanding the amount to offer for a home, the steps to take after an offer is accepted, and the costs involved in closing can be overwhelming to[…]
Squamish is about to start raining condos. Are you ready for it? It couldn’t come at a better time really. At the time of writing this post there are only six condos listed under the $400K with half of those being built before the 1970’s. There’s simply not a lot for sale in Squamish for[…]
It will come as no surprise that property prices in Squamish have gone up substantially in recent years, and as more new inventory comes on the market, prices continue their upwards trajectory. The secret is out and Squamish is one of the coolest places to live in Canada. Attracting young families, professionals and adventure enthusiasts[…]
The future of downtown Squamish is set to change immensely. With the third reading passed for Waterfront Landing, the Oceanfront Park at Newport Beach beginning to take shape, and more residential commercial development approvals granted, downtown Squamish is becoming a playground for outdoor enthusiast, developers and people looking to live in a coastal community where the[…]
Count the laptops in coffee shops or the bikes on trails in the middle of the day, any day of the week, and it becomes obvious that the Squamish community isn’t your typical workforce. The work to live mantra rings especially true here in town, with lifestyle the main reason people make the move to[…]
No longer is it speculation that Squamish is the next ‘big’ thing. Having grown up in Squamish I have seen the place shift a lot. From a small logging town to a vibrant and dynamic community attracting people with one common thread; a love of the outdoors. What took so long for Squamish to get discovered still baffles[…]
In a world where listings are accessed online at the touch of a finger tip, and real estate market information is prevalent for those who are seeking, is working with a buyer’s agent still important? In short, (as you probably thought) yes. Unless you are a seasoned investor or are willing to pay whatever a[…]