Real Estate

B.C. home sales climb 43% in August

Posted on Sep 19, 2020 in Real Estate



Strong year-over-year sales are expected to continue into fall, according to the British Columbia Real Estate Association. (BCREA)

In August of 2020, B.C. home sales rose slightly over 42 per cent, year-over-year, a massive increase from a poor 2019 market. According to the British Columbia Real Estate Association.

During early spring when COVID-19 b...

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Vancouver real estate: home prices rise in August as sales in region top historical average by 20 percent

Posted on Sep 03, 2020 in Real Estate



During August of 2020, Realtors in Greater Vancouver sold nearly 100 homes each day.

In the month of August Realtors sold 3,047 homes.

In August of 2019, there were only 2,231 sales, which is a 36.6 per cent increase year-over-year.

However, July of 2020 did have more sales with 3,128 homes sold, which makes August a 2.6 per cent decrease month-by-mon...

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Mortgage rates will remain at historic lows until 2022: BMO

Posted on May 15, 2020 in Real Estate



With anxiety mounting throughout March as the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic intensified, Canada’s central bank took swift action to slash interest rates at several points during the month.

The Bank of Canada announced a cut, the cut would focus on the overnight rate, the overnight rate is what influences mortgage rates, and it has reache...

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Recreational Docks in The Port of Vancouver

Posted on May 04, 2020 in Real Estate



Recreational docks in the Port of Vancouver,

For any citizen of the north shore, you will definitely be seeing recreational docks, especially if you live in a waterfront community. Many of those docks are along the hundreds of kilometers of shoreline with the federally-controlled Port of Vancouver. Therefore all of these docks require the approval o...

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12515 Alliance Drive, Custom Built Family Home, Steveston South, Richmond BC

Posted on Mar 25, 2020 in Real Estate


Location, location, location! Desirable Steveston South Area. A custom and spacious well-built home. With a total of 6 bedrooms (5 Bedrooms + 1 Den with closet) Delightful short walk to Steveston Community Centre and Steveston Village. Homma Elementary School is located just around the block, and McMath secondary is nearby. This perfect family home...

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Toronto, Ontario and Vancouver real estate boards urge suspension of open houses due to coronavirus outbreak

Posted on Mar 25, 2020 in Real Estate



The Toronto Regional and Ontario real estate boards have urged realtors to stop holding open houses because of the COVID-19 pandemic, following a similar move by the Greater Vancouver Area board last week.

The real estate boards of Toronto and Ontario had first brought the idea to existence on Saturday, said Monday that while the decision to hold op...

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