December 2017

Decoding upcoming mortgage policy changes

Posted on Dec 26, 2017 in Mortgage misc

January must be right around the corner because, once again, Canadians are facing a momentous change in mortgage policy.

It's almost a tradition that Canada's mortgage czars clamp down on housing in the new year. This year is no exception with the federal Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) enacting the big kahuna of credit...

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transitioning market

Posted on Dec 05, 2017 in North Shore

In West Vancouver, there were 37 sales in the month of November. The sales to new listings ratio was 25% which represents a buyer’s market. For November 2017, the sales to total active listings percentage was 7%, an increase from 6% in November 2016. Sales for November 2017 were up by 11 units compared to November 2016.

The West Vancouver listing i...

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