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Thursday, July 3, 2014

June 2014 Stats - Buyer demand increases while home prices edge up

The Greater Vancouver housing market enters the summer season with home buyer activity on the rise.

 

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 3,406 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in June 2014. This represents a 28.9 per cent increase compared to the 2,642 sales recorded in June 2013, and a 3.7 per cent increase...

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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

May 2014 Stats - Home buyer demand increases across Greater Vancouver housing market

An increase in home buyer demand put Greater Vancouver in the upper reaches of a balanced real estate market in May.

 

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 3,286 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in May 2014. This represents a 14 per cent increase compared to the 2,882 sales recorded in May 2013, and a 7.7...

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Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Major milestones in B.C.'s leaky condo crisis

1995: The Building Envelope Research Consortium is established through an initiative of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation to act as a co-ordinating agency for the research of building envelope problems in B.C.

 

1996: CMHC releases its Survey of Building Envelope Failures in the Coastal Climate of British Columbia.

 

1998: Former B.C. Premier Dave Barrett establishes a commission of...

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Friday, May 2, 2014

April 2014 Stats - Spring buyers and sellers emerge in the Greater Vancouver housing market

Home buyers and sellers became more active in the Greater Vancouver housing market in April.

 

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 3,050 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in April 2014. This represents a 16.1 per cent increase compared to the 2,627 sales recorded in April 2013, and a 15.5 per cent increase...

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

March 2014 Stats: Home sale and listing activity continue to chart a steady path for the regional housing market

March home sales in Greater Vancouver outpaced last year’s total yet lagged the region’s historical average for the month.

 

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 2,641 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in March 2014. This represents a 12.5 per cent increase compared to the 2,347 sales recorded in March 2013,...

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