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changing real estate landscape

(August 08, 2018, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)


July’s residential housing sales reached their lowest level since the year 2000.  Let’s take a closer look.

REALTOR® 's rgistered just over 2,000 sales on MLS in July.  This is a 30% decline from the same period last year and 29% below the 10 year July average.


Summer is traditionally a quieter time of the year for real estate. This is particularly true this year with increased mortgage rates, stricte... read more.

reduced demand

(June 14, 2018, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)


Reduced demand is allowing housing supply to accumulate across Metro Vancouver today.  Let's take a closer look!

REALTOR's registered over 2,833 homes on MLS in May.  This is down 35% from the same period last year and 19% below our ten year May average.  


While Buyers are less active now than in recent years , Sellers have become more active. May saw 6,375 added to the MLS, bringing the total number of... read more.

shifting market dynamics

(June 04, 2018, posted in Vancouver Metro Real Estate)


Home buyer demand continues to decline across the Metro Vancouver housing market.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in the region totalled 2,833 in May 2018, a 35.1 per cent decrease from the 4,364 sales recorded in May 2017, and a 9.8 per cent increase compared to April 2018 when 2,579 homes sold.

Last month’s sales were 19.3 per cent below t... read more.

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.