January 2018

Chinese real estate investors targeting homes priced at lower end of market

Posted on Jan 22, 2018

There is a misconception happening in Metro Vancouver right now that Chinese investors are targeting high end properties.  A report put out by Sotheby’s Canada and Chinese search site juwai.com has revealed quite the opposite. 

The report has shown that a majority of home searches conducted on the Chinese international property search website site wer...

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Metro Vancouver Real Estate and the year 2017 in Review

Posted on Jan 16, 2018

After reaching record levels in 2015 and 2016, Metro Vancouver* home sales returned to more historically normal levels in 2017. Home listings, on the other hand, came in several thousand units below typical activity.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that sales of detached, attached and apartment properties reached 35,993 on...

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2018 Canadian Real Estate Market Outlook

Posted on Jan 08, 2018

There’s never a dull day in real estate. Last year started off with a big nervous question: Will the Canadian housing market crash? In 2018, the new year started off with more of a sigh. Analysts across North America came out with various pronouncements of deceleration in activity and pricing, but the overwhelming consensus was that the nation’s re...

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