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SFU home sales and prices rise in June as inventory decreases 

Posted on Jul 05, 2021


June saw conditions become more difficult for home buyers looking to buy in the SFU neighbourhood as inventory decreased while sales increased month to month.  This led to upwards pressure on home pricing and homes selling in a shorter period of time when compared to May.  

Townhomes, especially those with 3 or more bedrooms under $1 million are the mo...

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Kitsilano condo & townhouse sales reach 3 year high

Posted on Jun 06, 2021


Kitsilano condo and townhouse sales reached a 3 year high last month as homebuyers demand remained strong in the neighbourhood.  Inventory and median prices dipped when compared month to month. Townhouses are in the greatest demand across the region as single home un-affordability has pushed buyers to the next best thing. 

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Downtown condo prices and inventory rise in May but market may be cooling

Posted on Jun 05, 2021


May saw downtown condo and townhome inventory rise for the 2nd consecutive month, sales rise slightly after April's dip, and the HPI price index come down by 4% month to month. Though sales downtown and across Greater Vancouver appear to be cooling after previous record highs they remain well above the 10 year average. Buyer's still need to move qu...

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Burnaby Mountain SFU housing market cools in June .. barely

Posted on Jun 04, 2021


Last month saw indications of the housing market cooling across Burnaby and the GVA area after several months of record breaking sales and activity. In the Simon Fraser University area home sales decreased, inventory increased for the 2nd month in a row, while bench mark prices rose slightly when comparing month to month.

Townhouses again remained...

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Federal Government Launches New Green Home Retro Grant

Posted on May 27, 2021


If you're considering energy upgrades on your home now might be the right time!
 
Today the federal government launched a new grant program that will provide homeowners with up to $5000 towards green home retrofits. Possibilities include new heaters, replacing windows and doors, installing solar panels, and more.

Take advantage of this grant before the...

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Top 5 Condo Renovating Tips For Re-sale 

Posted on May 26, 2021


When a Seller is deciding to renovate a condo for re-sale it's important you make decisions not based on their own tastes but those of prospective buyers. Smart decisions that will boost the condos re-sale value, attract more qualified buyers, and sell for more money .. faster.

A common mistake is blowing the budget and not get the maximum return o...

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