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The Local -Episode 6 – Surrey Libraries

This month’s episode of ‘The Local,’ focuses on Surrey Libraries, where I visit their amazing staff at their flagship location on Civic Plaza. The role of the library is changing, but as you’ll see, they’re still right at the heart of community, particularly amongst young people and newcomers to Canada.

Inman Feature – The Braveheart approach: risking it all in business

Advocate for others, they’ll advocate for you

For David Smith, real estate is simple — “[It’s] people over property,” he said to the crowd of eager listeners at Inman Connect.

Smith transitioned to real estate this year after being a pastor, something people close to him were surprised about because real estate agents tend to get a bad rap for being “predatory and flashy” — two words that seem to be the exact opposite of what Smith is all about.

He reassured doubters with this one statement: “I knew if I was going to build my business, I was going to build it my way.”

Read the whole article here: https://www.inman.com/2017/08/09/the-braveheart-approach-risking-it-all-in-business/

Fraser Valley Real Estate Board Feature – Three diverse Realtors explain what it takes to be a great professional

[David] received a kudo from a peer who declared he was great to work with and said he was “…fair to everyone in the multiple offer situation. Top notch agent!”” – Fraser Valley Real Estate Board.

I’ve been genuinely shocked by some of the incredible honours and opportunities I’ve received this year, but this one is particularly special as it comes from a fellow Real Estate Professional, who contacted the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board to give me ‘kudos’. There are some amazing agents in this industry, and to be singled out is a real encouragement.

Read the article here: http://news.fvreb.bc.ca/profession/realtors-explain-what-it-takes-to-be-a-professional/

RESORT LIVING IN LUXURIOUS SAINT ANDREWS!

Resort living in luxurious Saint Andrews! Could this 1,363sq.ft, 2 Bedroom & Den, 2 Bathroom, stunningly appointed condo be your next home? The unit has been kept immaculately, and feels like a showhome. The open plan living area includes a kitchen with granite counter tops, gas range, and stainless steel appliances; a spacious dining area; and a comfortable living room with patio adjoining, overlooking the fountain.

The resort-style amenities building is steps away, with swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, steam room, gym, media room, library, and more! Northview Golf & Country Club is just next door. A downsizer’s delight, or a young professional couple’s dream. View the video tour at davidsmithhomes.ca! Open Houses: Sat/Sun July 22nd/23rd (2-4pm).

The Local – New Hope

This month’s episode of ‘The Local,’ focuses on Surrey Libraries, where I visit their amazing staff at their flagship location on Civic Plaza. The role of the library is changing, but as you’ll see, they’re still right at the heart of community, particularly amongst young people and newcomers to Canada.

Meet #TheNewWoody

UNVEILING – Meet #TheNewWoody, a fun addition to the wooden branding and signage that so many of you have kindly commented on. If you see me in your neighbourhood, make sure to say hi, and if I’m not there, snap a picture!

Voted Top REALTOR® in Langley Times Readers Choice Awards!

Here’s a truly lovely article from my brokerage, Royal LePage Wolstencroft, about some of the recent opportunities that have come my way. I’m privileged to be voted one of Langley’s Favourite REALTORS® and grateful for everyone’s kind support. I simply couldn’t do any of this without you wonderful people! Thanks!

Read the full article here: http://royallepagelangley.ca/favourite-realtors-in-the-langley-times-2017-readers-choice-awards/ 

NEW LISTING – # 316 550 Royal Avenue, New Westminster

A walker’s paradise with a view! Could this 1,000sq.ft, 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, top floor, corner unit condo be your next home? Modern and bright living spaces throughout. The open kitchen draws your attention to stunning southerly river and city views. Enjoy those same views from your large deck on a quiet side of the building. Have peace of mind in this fully rainscreened building, knowing that the elevator, windows, and boiler system have all been updated. Cross Royal Ave to one of New Westminster’s many parks, or walk down the hill to Downtown and the Riverfront Quay. Two skytrain stations are just 500m away. One dog or two cats are welcome (w/restrictions).

Open Houses: Sat/Sun June 10th/11th (2-4pm).

Find more details click here: http://davidsmithhomes.ca/featured/316-550-royal-avenue-new-westminster-bc/