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HOME SALES SET AN ALL-TIME RECORD

(February 04, 2016)

2015 YEAR-END REVIEW


In a year when the number of homes listed for sale was below historical averages, actual home sales in Metro Vancouver set a new record.

Reports indicate that 2015 home sales were the highest annual total in Metro Vancouver history. This was powered early in the year by four straight months with more than 4,000 sales a month from March to June, another first for Real Estate Boar... read more.

BUYERS PUSH OCTOBER SALES ABOVE LONG-TERM AVERAGES

(February 04, 2016)

Looks like home buyers are remaining very active across Metro Vancouver, despite a reduced supply of homes for sale.


The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver reports that residential property sales in Metro Vancouver reached 3,646 on the MLS in October - a 9% increase over September, an a 19% increase over last October.

Last month’s sales were 36% above the 10-year sales average for the month!

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METRO VANCOUVER HOME BUYERS COMPETE FOR FEWER HOME LISTINGS

(February 04, 2016)

Conditions continue to favour home sellers across Metro Vancouver’s housing market.


The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver reports that residential property sales in Metro Vancouver reached 3,345 on the MLS® in September. This represents a 14.5 per cent increase compared to the 2,922 sales recorded in September 2014, and a 0.5 per cent decrease compared to the 3,362 sales in August 2015.

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COMPETITION CONTINUES TO DRIVE OUR HOUSING MARKET

(February 04, 2016)

Metro Vancouver home buyers spent the summer months searching for their next home. Between June and August, home sales were between 25 and 30 per cent above the ten-year sales average.


The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Metro Vancouver reached 3,362 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in August 2015. This represents a 21.3 per cent incr... read more.

10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PURCHASING A FORECLOSED HOME

(February 04, 2016)

Purchasing a foreclosed home is a great opportunity for families and investors alike who are looking for a good deal. However, the process is far from a simple affair. To get you started off on the right foot, let’s connect with some trusted industry sources and cover the 10 things you absolutely need to know if you’re in the market for a foreclosed home.


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