Market News

Metro Vancouver home sales set an all-time record in 2015 

Posted on Jan 05, 2016 in Market News

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.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that 2015 home sales were the highest annual total in REBGV history. This was powered early in the year by four straight months with more than 4,000 sales...

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2015 Realtors Car - Blanket Drive

Posted on Dec 22, 2015 in Market News

More than 17,000 working poor and homeless people throughout the Lower Mainland will receive blankets and warm clothing this winter thanks to donations collected during the 21st annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive.

Between November 16 and 23, over 100 real estate offices served as drop-off points for donations. Realtor volunteers then collected, sor...

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Housing demand remains strong despite diminishing supply 

Posted on Dec 02, 2015 in Market News

Home sales reached near record levels in November even as home listings began the traditional year-end decline.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in *Metro Vancouver reached 3,524 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in November 2015. This represents a 40.1 per cent increase compared to the...

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Commercial real estate sales

Posted on Nov 26, 2015 in Market News

Commercial real estate sales reach five-year high in the third quarter.

Commercial sales in the Lower Mainland registered a five-year third-quarter high between July and September of 2015 thanks to increased demand for land and office and retail properties, according to data from Commercial Edge, a commercial real estate system operated by the Real...

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3 Days Left- Donate for the 2015 Blanket Drive

Posted on Nov 20, 2015 in Market News

The 21st annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive wraps up on Monday, November 23.

The recent wet and cold weather has increased the need for blankets and warm clothing across the region. Some shelters are experiencing difficulty keeping up with demand.

“One charity ran out of blankets and contacted us for help earlier this week,” Darcy McLeod, Real Estat...

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