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Market Statistics - November 2019

Posted on Dec 05, 2019 in Statistics


We hope that everyone is braced for the upcoming Holiday Season. There will be quite a few Lower Mainlanders that will be celebrating the holidays in new homes this year as sales have been near or over the 10-year-averages in most areas for a number of months. Compared to November of 2018, the Greater Vancouver Board saw a 55% increase in sales an...

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Market Statistics - October 2019

Posted on Nov 04, 2019 in Statistics

We hope that everyone had an enjoyable October with some Halloween fun! We've attached a video below of a homeowner's decorations on their house at the bottom of this email. 

On to the statistics:
We have broken through the 10-year sales average for both the Greater Vancouver and Fraser Valley Real Estate Boards! Greater Vancouver's sales were 9.8% a...

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Market Statistics - September 2019

Posted on Oct 06, 2019 in Statistics



Ok. Where did that come from? All of a sudden we are back at a sales level that is very close to the 10-year average in both the Greater Vancouver and Fraser Valley Real Estate Boards! Prices are generally slightly lower in most areas, though. We'll have to see if this trend of higher buyer activity continues through October. Anecdotally, we are se...

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Market Statistics - August 2019

Posted on Sep 06, 2019 in Statistics


September is typically a busy month for the average homeowner.

Kids go back to school. Work demands may increase at many businesses as they ramp up activity after the summer break. Major home renovation projects are in the midst of wrapping up, and smaller projects may be about to start.

If there’s anything we can do to help with questions, contracto...

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Market Statistics - July 2019

Posted on Aug 06, 2019 in Statistics


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This has been a tumultuous month in international relations and conflicts around the world that may have some effect on the local real estate market. The trade war with China is intensifying across the border and it brings some unexpected benefits to Canada's economy with increased sales of electronic circuit boards, industrial m...

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Market Statistics  -  June 2019

Posted on Jul 08, 2019 in Statistics


I hope you are enjoying the mostly mild summer weather and have a chance to relax a little since we all stopped working for the Tax Man by Tax Freedom Day. Yay!

You'll notice that we are starting to include the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board statistics as many of our clients have moved across the water.

We've just come through the first week of J...

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