A new report from the British Columbia Real Estate Association shows June home sales rose 17% year-over-year Why it matters: The BCREA’s chief economist says sales surged back to pre-COVID-19 levels last month. While sales have normalized, active listings are down and certain markets are reporting upward pressure on prices. New B.C. real estate […]
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Number of sales doubled from May to June as province gradually reopened, says real estate board Property sales in the Fraser Valley bounced back in June as buyers and sellers adapted to COVID-19 measures, according to the region’s real estate board. The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board says it had 1,718 sales in June, more […]
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Thinking of buying a house and plan on borrowing money for a mortgage in the coming months? Next month, you may have a harder time securing a mortgage. Come July 1, it will be harder for Canadians to qualify for a new mortgage due to changes announced last week by the Canada Mortgage and Housing […]
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Interest rates around the world have fallen sharply amid a pandemic-induced economic crisis, and the result is that it has never cost less to borrow money to buy a house in Canada. Rates on Canadian mortgages have fallen to their lowest levels ever, with one bank ― HSBC Canada ― now offering a five-year, fixed-rate mortgage at […]
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Canadian home sales fell 1.6 per cent between September and October 2018, reports the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). While activity is stronger now compared to the first half of 2018, it remains below monthly levels recorded from early 2014 to 2017. The number of transactions fell in more than half of all local housing […]
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Whether you are a first time home seller, or experienced in selling real estate, you are likely to have some questions. Here are the top 5 home seller questions answered. Q: Do I have to do anything to my home before putting it on the market? A: That depends, but in most cases the answer […]
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The things that your Realtor® is doing behind your back is what will land you in the perfect home. Keep in mind, there is no charge to buyers to use a Realtor® to buy a home and the right agent always has your back. Keep a professional in your corner ready to fight for your […]
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Help you get pre-approved A good agent has a good network of top mortgage professionals that they can refer you to. Make sure to collect at least three from your agent and interview them to determine who and what will work best for you. Help you find the right neighbourhood A good agent will not […]
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BRITISH COLUMBIA 1238-1248 TECUMSEH AVENUE, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H1T2 $46,800,000 MLS® Number: R2164662 Built in: 1912 Land Size: 1.13 ac 12 Bedrooms & 8 Bathrooms Majestic Estate. These “3 luxurious Homes” in prestigious First Shaughnessy […]
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