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Recreational properties

(June 25, 2014, posted in Recreational Properties)


Recreational property sales and listings have rebounded across most of Canada according to a RE/MAX Recreational Property Report just released.

National Trends

While there are nuances and specific attractions that define local markets across the country, a number of broad national trends have been observed.

Buyer Profiles

Two groups of buyers are driving the majority of recreational property sales in... read more.

Tax Time for Vancouver's North Shore Property Owners

(June 09, 2014, posted in Community misc)

Posted in June's North Shore Real Estate Blog on May 24, 2014



Tax bills for North Shore property owners should be in the mail box soon!

Tax payments are due July 2nd and the District of West Vancouver, City of North Vancouver and the District of North Vancouver offer property owners many ways to to pay property taxes on time to avoid penalty:

North Vancouver Attached Home Market

(June 09, 2014, posted in North Vancouver Strata)

Posted in June's North Vancouver Real Estate Blog on April 16, 2014



One of the measures of local market activity is to look at the sales to listings ratio. It is an indicator of whether we are in a buyers' market, balanced or sellers' market. There is no standard ratio for any market. The British Columbia Real Estate Association generally characterizes a housing market as a

West Vancouver Attached Home Market

(June 09, 2014, posted in West Vancouver Strata)

Posted in June's West Vancouver Real Estate Blog on April 15, 2014



Three factors that drive housing markets is their

  • demand driven by home sales,
  • supply driven by home listings and
  • home price.

In terms of sales there were 14 WV MLS attached* homes sales in March. That's up down -22.22% from March 2013 down -22.22% from this past February.
*Attached includes condominiums and townhomes.

In terms of listin... read more.

Vaisakhi

(June 09, 2014, posted in Community misc)

Posted in June's Vancouver Real Estate Blog on April 14, 2014



This past weekend I made my way mid morning to 49th Avenue and Main Street by transit. I had read online that last years Vancouver Vaisakhi Parade attracted 100,000 spectators so I thought it best to get onto the local transit system rather than struggling for parking adjacent to the route area which started at 800 Ross Street, moved sou... read more.

may 2014 market update

(June 03, 2014)