June 2014

Recreational properties

Posted on Jun 25, 2014 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 drivi...

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Tax Time for Vancouver's North Shore Property Owners

Posted on Jun 09, 2014 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:

  • West Va...

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North Vancouver Attached Home Market

Posted on Jun 09, 2014 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 characteri...

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West Vancouver Attached Home Market

Posted on Jun 09, 2014 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 incl...

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Vaisakhi

Posted on Jun 09, 2014 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 rout...

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may 2014 market update

Posted on Jun 03, 2014

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