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dysfunctional real estate market

(January 27, 2018, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)

Photo by Jelle Harmen van Mourik on Unsplash


Richard Wozny has produced 1,200 studies for the public and private sectors on more than $100 billion worth of real estate projects.

But the Vancouver-based commercial property analyst became acutely aware of the harsh indirect consequences of Metro Vancouver’s real-estate investment boom while being treated for non-smoking lung cancer at Lions Gate Hospi... read more.

2017 market activity review

(January 03, 2018, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)


After reaching record levels in 2015 and 2016, Metro Vancouver home sales returned to more historically normal levels in 2017. Home listings, on the other hand, came in several thousand units below typical activity.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that sales of detached, attached and apartment properties reached 35,993 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in 2017, a 9... read more.

buyer demand differs on house type

(October 17, 2017, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)


Apartment and townhome activity is outpacing the detached home market across Metro Vancouver*. This activity helped push total residential sales above the historical average in September.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in the region totalled 2,821 in September 2017, a 25.2 per cent increase from the 2,253 sales recorded in September 2016... read more.

housing type demand differs

(October 03, 2017, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)


Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (RBGV) September stats are completed and reports apartment and townhome activity is outpacing the detached home market across Metro Vancouver. This activity helped push total residential sales above the historical average in September.

Residential property sales in the region totaled 2,821 in September 2017, a 25.2 per cent increase from the 2,253 sales record... read more.

strata sales above typical levels

(September 05, 2017, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)


Competition for condominiums and townhomes pushed Metro Vancouver* home sales above typical levels in August.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in the region totalled 3,043 in August 2017, a 22.3 per cent increase from the 2,489 sales recorded in August 2016, and a 2.8 per cent increase compared to July 2017 when 2,960 homes sold.

Last month’s... read more.