304 1485 Duchess Avenue, West Vancouver, BC

May 29th, 2020

Just sold this Apartment at 304 1485 Duchess Avenue, West Vancouver, BC Ambleside.

View this recently sold Apartment or see all our home sales

Local Stats at a Glance

May 26th, 2020

April 2020
Detached: 33 
Average Price: $1,780,000
Attached: 53
Average Price: $903,000
April 2019 
Detached: 67
Average Price: $1,840,000
Attached: 126
Average Price: $799,00
April 2020
Detached: 18
Average Price: $3,154,000
Attached: 4
Average Price: $927,500
April 2019
Detached: 35
Average Price: $3,1 ...

Housing Market Insights

May 12th, 2020

The uncertainty of the covid situation has limited April listing and sale activity.
You might be thinking how much is listing and sale activity compared to from last year or last month?
We know home prices are driven by supply and demand.
You may be questioning where are home prices if supply and demand are down?
Take a closer by watching the video below to learn just how much home sales and list ...

North Vancouver and West Vancouver Real Estate

May 7th, 2020
Since BC delcared a provincial state emergency, the real estate industry not unlike others has been adapting to the necessary safety protocols to ensure real estate activity continues.  This is the new norm.

The good news is:
  • interest rates are low
  • any buyers out there are serious; not 'tire kickers, looky-loos' and
  • all aspect of the real estate transaction continues with some modificatio ...

North Vancouver MLS Activity

May 7th, 2020
During the Covid-19 pandemic everything is upended including MLS® real estate activity.  The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver just released April stats showing Metro Vancouver market activity down substantially.  Below is a closeup of North Vancouver activity for houses, apartments and townhomes.

p.s. BC government March 26th listed real estate agents as an essential service.  As a resul ...

West Vancouver MLS Activity

May 7th, 2020
MLS® real estate activity snapshot for West Vancouver has been just released.

Not unlike other Metro Vancouver areas, WV April listing and sale activity were significantly down with prices holding relatively steady.  The big question now is what happens next in this time of social distancing due to the Covid-19 pandemic?

We adapt!  Buyers and sellers work with their REALTOR® for information, ad ...

West Vancouver Homes

May 5th, 2020
The necessary social distancing and economic impacts associated with Covid -19 has affected real estate activity across Canada including Vancouver's North Shore which consists of West Vancouver and North Vancouver.

WV's sales-to-Listings Ratio has sustained in Buyer Markets territory for over sixteen months. 

Generally analysts say downward pressure on home prices occurs when the ratio dips be ...

North Vancouver Real Estate

May 4th, 2020
Last month listing and sale numbers were down for most North Vancouver property types compared to the month before.

Listings were down about -40%, up +3.8% and down -47% for detached homes, attached homes and apartments respectively. Sales down approximately -44% for detached homes, attached -65% and apartments -54%.

April NV House Price Index:
$1,545,100 Detached homes, down -0.4% from March ...

West Vancouver Real Estate

May 4th, 2020
Just released real estate board stats show West Vancouver April listing and sale activity down from the month before.  Listings were down -46%, -62% and -43% for detached homes, attacthed homes and apartments respectively.  Sales down about -46% for detached homes, attached -83% and apartments -44%.

April WV House Price Index:
$2,570,900 Detached homes up +0.7% from March, down -0.4% from Apri ...

North Vancouver Real Estate - Top 10 Neighbourhoods

May 1st, 2020
What are the best North Vancouver neighbourhoods to live in?

Top neighbourhood picks in North Vancouver according to a recent survey looking at Canada's current home buyers, reviewing their needs when it comes to liveability are:
  • Marine - Hamilton
  • Lower Capilano Marine
  • Lionsgate
  • Norgate
  • Central Lonsdale
  • Maplewood
  • Highlands
  • Lower Lonsdale
  • Mahon
  • Valley Centre
Liveabilty criteria i ...