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2020 homebuyer demographics

August 27th, 2020
Canadian real estate markets are enjoying one of their best summers ever, breaking national records as pent-up demand caused by the spring lockdown and low interest rates have brought buyers back to markets, says Phil Soper, president and CEO of Royal LePage.

“Our people are as busy now as they typically are in an economically healthy May,” says Soper. “It’s like an ocean — we had a small wa ...

real estate rebound

August 26th, 2020

What a difference a few months makes. July saw more homes trade hands in Canada than any other month in the history of CREA’s database going back more than 40 years. That coincides with REALTOR.ca visits being at an all-time high, with unique visitors increasing by more than 46% compared to the same time last year.

Home sales are up 30.5% across Canada, with 62,533 units sold in July 2020 co ...

housing market insights

August 25th, 2020

Real estate market activity in Metro Vancouver exceeded historical levels in July. 

Metro Vancouver includes: Burnaby, Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, South Delta, Squamish, Sunshine Coast, Vancouver, West Vancouver, and Whistler.

Over 3,100 home sales were registered by REALTORS in July.  This is up +28% from last ...

3092 Marine Drive, West Vancouver, BC

August 24th, 2020

Just sold this House at 3092 Marine Drive, West Vancouver, BC Altamont.

View this recently sold House or see all our home sales

Selling a North Vancouver or West Vancouver home?

August 24th, 2020
Helpful Advice:
Get the basic knowledge you need before selling your home, plus useful advice to guide you throughout the process.

Home listings on the Internet:
Find out at what price comparable houses in your area are listed. Visit REALTOR.ca to view the latest home listings on whatever computer or device you’re using.

Home listings app for your phone:
Add our REALTOR.ca app to your phone to ...

Buying A West Vancouver or North Vancouver Home?

August 24th, 2020
Helpful Advice:
Get the basic knowledge you need before buying a home, plus useful advice to guide you throughout the process. Find it all here.

Home Listings on the Internet: 
Visit REALTOR.ca to view the latest home listings on whatever computer or device you’re using.

Home listings app for your phone:
Add our REALTOR.ca app to your phone to give you convenient access to all the latest home li ...

North Vancouver Real Estate

August 24th, 2020
North Vancouver active listing numbers down yet sales up for all property types compared to the same month last year!

July 2020 compared to July 2019:

Detached Homes
active listings down -24.3%
sales up +32.9%
MLS HPI Benchmark Price up +7.6%
Condos
active listings down -7.4%
sales up +25%
MLS HPI Benchmark Price up +5%
Townhomes
active listings down -19.6%
sales up +46.4%
MLS Benchmark Price up +5.9% ...

west vancouver real estate

August 22nd, 2020
News outlets have been reporting real estate activity is up.
How is West Vancouver's market activity trending?


July 2020 compared to July 2019:

Detached Homes
active listings down -21% 
sales up +25.6%
MLS HPI Benchmark Price up +4.4%
Condos
active listings up +5.9%
sales down -8.2%
MLS HPI Benchmark Price down 1.16%
Townhomes
active listings down -14.6%
sales -
MLS Benchmark Price -

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buying? heads up new underwriting criteria

August 20th, 2020
Introduced earlier this summer, the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) implemented new underwriting criteria (eligibility requirements) to apply for homeowner transactional and portfolio mortgage insurance. These new adjustments from CMHC come as a precaution while the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact consumers in the real estate market and many other aspects of day-to-day ...

501 1412 Esquimalt Avenue, West Vancouver, BC

August 20th, 2020

Just sold this Apartment at 501 1412 Esquimalt Avenue, West Vancouver, BC Ambleside.

View this recently sold Apartment or see all our home sales

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