Robbie Johal's Real Estate Blog

Allegro Townhomes offer some of the finest in Cloverdale real estate. The brand new home located at Allegro 7121 192nd Street offers spacious, open layouts starting from 1376 square feet up to 1656 square feet of living area, featuring 3 bedrooms (Den in some homes) and 4 bathrooms (Larger units).  These beautiful Allegro Townhomes in Cloverdale is located in a progressive yet traditional community and would make an excellent choice for anyone aspiring to purchase their own home

Special amenities and careful attention to detail are part of what differentiates Cloverdale real estate. Luxuriant details, such as Granite countertops and stainless steel appliances combine beauty and function. The main floor features 9’ ceilings and beautifully crafted crown

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Contact: Robbie Johal
Phone: 604-825-3079

March 14th, 2011

For Robbie Johal, a successful business is built on the philosophy of giving more than what you ask for in return. If you ask him about it personally he will humbly deny his reputation for charity, but by going the extra mile for his clients and community Robbie has earned a reputation as being one of the most selfless businessmen in all of Surrey.

Recently Robbie donated $1000 for a scholarship to Clayton Heights Secondary school in the Cloverdale area of Surrey, BC. The scholarship is called the “Robbie Johal entrepreneurship award,” and it will be rewarded to a 12th grade student who displays salesmanship or entrepreneurship through a self-started small

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Why rent when you can own your own home at Compass Condo’s 6815 188th Street? This barely lived in and just like new condo built in 2008 is being offered for sale and will not last long. The previous owner is motivated to sell with immediate possession available.  Located near all the conveniences you enjoy as well as the ones you need, this Cloverdale property for sale is perfect. Not only are there great restaurants nearby, but the Hillcrest Mall is just across from the property. This property also offers wheelchair access. Pets and rentals are allowed here as well.

These well built Compass Townline condos are located in prime Cloverdale real estate and feature Colonial styled architecture.  The Compass Condo at 6815 188th Street contains 813 square

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Calera Condo’s 18818 68th Avenue in the Cloverdale Clayton Featured  Townhomes addition

Imagine enjoying your morning coffee while gazing across the beautiful English style gardens located in the neatly manicured courtyard behind your home at Calera Condo’s (18818 68th Avenue in the Cloverdale Clayton Townhomes addition). The glorious scenery will take your breath away each and every time you behold it.

The Cloverdale townhomes for sale have many amenities not usually included when purchasing a home. The Calera Condo was created by the Bogner Dev Group, an amazing 37 year builder & recognized award winning Portico Design along with Gomberoff Bell Lyon Architects. This beautifully appointed Calera Condo in Cloverdale is well suited to a small family

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The high style Clayton Townhome real estate being offered for sale at Balmoral (19219 67th Avenue) is truly magnificent. Balmoral Townhomes located in Clayton Heights offers scenic valley views and Mt. Baker, and yet is located close to schools, parks as well as shopping. This quiet, exclusive neighborhood is a prime place to relax and enjoy your family at the end of the day.

Balmoral Townhomes offer duplex and triplex living in the secluded Clayton Townhome area which combines the best of city living with a blissful park. These homes provide the latest in modern convenience and luxury. Balmoral 19219 67th Avenue is located in a duplex. This is a South facing end unit townhouse, with abundant light and a massive open floor

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When it comes to buying a home everyone thinks they understand the amount of money involved, but aside from the purchase price there are a number of additional costs associated with buying real estate that can trip buyers up — especially first time home buyers.

It helps to be prepared and know what these costs will be: otherwise there could be a few unexpected surprises during the already stressful closing process.

Additional real estate costs beyond the negotiated purchase price often include:

Sales Tax: In British Columbia HST is charged on some kinds of property, including brand new homes and condos, while other real estate will be exempt from sales taxes. Make sure to know what taxes apply on which homes when you’re considering making an

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What is a Coach Home?

Long ago, coach houses were constructed as secure space to store family carriages and coaches when they weren’t in use. Usually designed as standalone buildings separate from the main home, these coach houses typically served as the “garage” of the horse-drawn carriage days: larger versions even included stable space for a horse.

Where original old-time carriage houses exist today they have typically be converted to other uses. Some have been turned into shops or garages while others have become cozy garden houses, guest homes or secondary suites.

When coach or carriage homes are built today they are generally characterized as a home with a legal secondary suite in a smaller building separate from the main residence, often

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Surrey is Canada’s tenth largest city and it happens to be the second largest in British Columbia. It has a variety of attractions to offer for everybody. Its beautiful landscapes, thriving parks and forest lands, not to mention its robust festivals offer interesting and fun filled days. The residents are of diverse origins and hence extremely friendly people.

This is the only city in the whole of British Columbia that has an assortment of places of natural beauty. For example, there are beautiful forests, pristine coasts, pro level golf courses and plenty of options for eco and agri tourism for the initiated. There are beautiful parks that are peaceful to stroll around in. It has state of the art recreational facilities that help stage sporting

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Investing or buying a home is viewed by many individuals as being one of the most valuable and toughest financial decisions that they will make in their life. Finding the best home can indeed be a huge task and time consuming. For this reason, one needs to have comprehensive information about what the whole process entails from the outset so as to move on with confidence. Having the following tips at hand will help a great deal while investing in Langley, BC real estate.

One of the steps involves ensuring that one has a mortgage lender that is reliable and credible. Settling for one requires that the buyer knows the amount of money that they are in a position to spend on the home. This largely depends on the cash flow of the buyer.

One should at

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Buying your first home can be a daunting experience: there’s so much to consider, and since it’s the first time you’re purchasing real estate you don’t have any past experience to draw from. Buying a home is different from purchasing almost anything else because it’s a long term investment that is affected both by your personal financial history and larger economic and market factors.

As a Surrey real estate professional, I’ve worked with many first time home buyers, and want to share a few tips about making your first real estate buying experience a successful one.

1. Research the Real Estate Market in Your Area

As a first time home buyer make sure you spend some time researching the real estate market you’re planning to buy in. It’s important

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