Be in the know in 2020! Metro Vancouver real estate blog 

Will air travel ever be safe again?  Some predictions and perspective

Posted on Jun 08, 2020

With the air industry reeling since the COVID 19 pandemic began there has been a lot of speculation about how it might survive in a world in fear of germs and social distancing. Will it ever be safe to get on a plane again without fear of getting ill? Will flying return to being a hobby of only the rich? These Youtubers take a look into some of the...

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Burnaby Mountain remains in a "Buyers" market in May

Posted on Jun 02, 2020

The month of May saw real estate conditions remain in favour of home buyers for the Burnaby Mountain/SFU area as the lockdown and social distancing procedures of the COVID 19 continued.  Inventory and sales both rose slightly when compared to April.

Quick look at the Burnaby Mountain real estate market in May:

  • Sales happened on average with 21 days o...

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Downtown condo market sales rebound in May as lockdown continues 

Posted on Jun 02, 2020

Vancouver's downtown condo market showed signs of rebounding in May as sales rose by 27% and prices edged up slightly when compared to April. Sales are still well below the 13 month average but it is the first time since the pandemic and lockdown began mid march that sales have risen month to month. In May the inventory downtown increased by 13% an...

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Kits & Fairview remain hot spots in May as sales rise across Vancouver's Westside

Posted on Jun 02, 2020

The COVID 19 pandemic has done little to slow down Kitsilano and Fairview's real estate markets in recent month's as they remain favourable selling conditions. May remained very competitive for buyers looking for homes in those neighbourhoods under $800K. To read the full report for Kitsilano click here, for the Fairview report click here.  


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Are home prices dropping across the Vancouver region doing the pandemic? 

Posted on May 27, 2020

A question almost faced daily by Realtors these days during these unique times.

The answer and an important part to understanding whether it's potentially a good time to buy or sell a home comes down to basic economics - current home supply vs demand.

Since mid March and the beginning of the pandemic, home sales have plummeted in most regions as peo...

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You.. yes you .. can easily re-grow vegetables at home and here's how

Posted on May 11, 2020

As we all know in these times of the pandemic the risks of going to the grocery store are real and we don't want to expose ourselves, our families, and the essential workers that work there un-needlessly. A solution is to grow (actually re-grow) some of the everyday most common vegetables and herbs we tend to buy at home. Sounds difficult? It's act...

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