Vancouver Real Estate News

The Affordability Lie

Posted on Sep 15, 2022 in Vancouver Real Estate News

A fun phrase that gets thrown around - “Affordable Housing”. No matter which side of the political spectrum you are, it’s a term we’ve all heard from various Governments. It’s usually followed by a line surmising how it will fix all of our housing problems. Well what actually IS this mythical ‘Affordable Housing’?
The CMHC summarises Affordable Hous...

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September 2021 Vancouver Real Estate Market update

Posted on Sep 01, 2021 in Vancouver Real Estate News

September 2021 Vancouver Real Estate Update

Gooooood Afternoon everyone! We hope everyone is primed and ready to go for Thanksgiving this weekend! It seems like just last week it was Summer and we were in the midst of that crazy heat dome. Dare I say it, Christmas is coming around the corner. A regular battle Jay and I lose each year.
So where does t...

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July 2021 Vancouver Real Estate Market Update

Posted on Aug 12, 2021 in Vancouver Real Estate News

July 2021 - Vancouver Real Estate Market Update

“Steady sales, reduced listings and virtually unchanged home prices in July”

The above is the title headline in the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver’s July 2021 market update. In fact, you could literally stop reading the report there and capture a large picture of what is happening in Vancouver r...

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Back To The Basics!

Posted on Aug 05, 2021 in Vancouver Real Estate News

Back To Basics
Happy heatwave everyone! No wait, we mean Thursday, happy Thursday! Today we want to roll it back to the basics. It’s easy to get caught up with various “advanced” real estate sales/buying strategies. Feel free to swap the word ‘advanced’ above with silly, wrong, crazy, mind blowing, ridiculous and other similar words. That’s not to s...

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Mandatory Duplexes & Laneway Homes?!

Posted on Jul 21, 2021 in Vancouver Real Estate News

Mandatory Duplexes and Laneway Homes?!
A recent forecast proposed to the Metro Vancouver Regional District suggests we could see a population of 3.8M people by 2050. That works out at roughly 35,000 new residents a year.The conversation of more housing needs for our growing population is not a new one, in fact it’s been going on for a while now. So...

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A Market Comeback?

Posted on Jul 14, 2021 in Vancouver Real Estate News

Is The Hot Market Coming Back?

Restrictions have lifted (to an extent), Open Houses are back, and Covid rates on all accounts are coming down. So what does that mean for Real Estate moving forward? Are we just seeing a temporary lull and should expect a bounce back to the frenzy we’ve been seeing last year/early 2021?

To answer that question, we real...

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