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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update, October 2020: Home sale and listing resurgence extends into the fall

Home sale and new listing activity remained at near record levels across Metro Vancouver in October. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 3,687 in October 2020, a 29 per cent increase from the 2,858 sales recorded in October 2019, and ...

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Comparing Provincial Party Housing Platforms

Below is a comparison of the three main party’s platforms’ impact on real estate and housing. COVID-19 Economic Recovery Green Allocate $300 million to create a six-month rent subsidy program for small businesses. Liberal Eliminate the Provincial Sales Tax (PST) for one year and then set it at three per ...

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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update, September 2020

Metro Vancouver home sales and listings surge in September Home sale and new listing activity reached record levels in Metro Vancouver in September. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 3,643 in September 2020, a 56.2 per cent increase from the ...

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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update, August 2020

Home sale and listing activity continues to increase in August Home buyers and sellers remained active across Metro Vancouver in August, with home sale and new listing activity outpacing the region’s historical averages. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 3,047 ...

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Vancouver Real Estate Market update, July 2020

Metro Vancouver housing market sees steady summer activity. Home buyer and seller activity in Metro Vancouver* exceeded historical levels in July. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 3,128 in July 2020, a 22.3 per cent increase from the 2,557 ...

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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update, June 2020

Steady increases in home sale and listing activity continue in June Home buyers and sellers have gradually become more active in each month of the COVID-19 pandemic. In June, home sale and listing activity in Metro Vancouver* returned to more historically typical levels. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver ...

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Vancouver Commercial Real Estate Market update, May 2020

June 10, 2020 Commercial sales and values increase in the first quarter of 2020 Commercial real estate sales activity and dollar values increased across most property types in the Lower Mainland in the first quarter of 2020 (Q1) compared to the same period last year. There were 375 commercial real ...

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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update, May 2020

Home prices remain steady, buyers and sellers become more comfortable operating in today’s market Metro Vancouver home prices have remained steady since provincial health officials implemented physical distancing requirements in March. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that the MLS® Home Price Index1 composite benchmark price for all ...

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Housing Market Slows, but Resilient in Response to Pandemic

Vancouver, BC – May 13, 2020. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a total of 3,284 residential unit sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in April 2020, a decline of 50.8 per cent from April 2019. The average MLS® residential price in BC was $737,834, a ...

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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update, April 2020:

Home sales and listings down amid COVID-19, new tools and practices emerge to help buyers and sellers adapt While Metro Vancouver home sale and listing activity remains limited by the COVID-19 situation, REALTORS® across the region are fast adopting new tools and practices to help advise and serve their clients in ...

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