Revisions to the stress test would help slower housing markets

Anyone looking for more proof a national housing market exists only in mortgage lenders’ vaults and bureaucratic hallways should review the June report from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). Yes, mortgage providers, most operating across the country, must look at their businesses from a national perspective. If one area of the country is doing […]

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Where to buy in a cooling housing market? New Westminster is a good bet, report says

Uptown New Westminster tops real estate analysis for second year in a row   Vancouver has long been the hot market for home buyers, but some in the industry suggest looking outside the city for investment potential. An analysis of real estate markets across Greater Vancouver by financial publication MoneySense puts the neighbourhood of Uptown in New Westminster, B.C., at […]

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Vancouver Condo Prices Fail To Rise In April For The First Time In 10 Years

Greater Vancouver real estate’s hot spring market hasn’t materialized as of yet. Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) numbers show condo apartment prices were down substantially in April. Last month was also saw the fewest sales in over a decade, which pushed inventory much higher. Vancouver Condo Prices Fail To Rise In April The price of […]

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MONTHLY MARKET UPDATE

Click the links below to view the monthly market statistics for your area in an easy to understand infographic. Listings, sales and prices are summarized for condos, townhomes and single family homes for cities across B.C. Abbotsford Bowen Island Burnaby East Burnaby North Burnaby South Cloverdale Coquitlam Kelowna Ladner Langley Maple Ridge Mission Nanaimo New […]

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Find Vancouver real estate expensive? Check out these markets

Vancouver is certainly pricey, but average per-square-foot price for a downtown condo pales in comparison with some global cities   We all know Vancouver is an extremely expensive real estate market – especially in terms of affordability, when compared with local average incomes. But even Vancouver’s high average per-square-foot condo price is relatively modest compared […]

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