Detached home sales and prices cool in Metro Vancouver. How long will it last — and how low will it go?

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 18:41:21 +0000

Analysts wonder if a combination of market fatigue and the usual slow days of summer will give way to the prospect of rising interest rates and a return of normal travel

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Douglas Todd: Vancouver still suffering fallout from 'students' buying mansions

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:46:33 +0000

Opinion: ‘The most important thing to understand about foreign capital is it never goes back. It just sloshes around’ in Canadian real estate.

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Rental building for Indigenous tenants opens on Boundary Road in East Vancouver

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Mon, 10 May 2021 23:08:10 +0000

Vancouver mayor says low-cost construction financing from Ottawa key to more affordable rents on projects like Lu’ma Native Housing Society development

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Home sales continue to break records, but there's a new calmness in real estate market, agent says

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 13:14:45 +0000

As more listings come onto the market, there are fewer double-digit multiple offers and subject-free sales, according to real estate agents.

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Douglas Todd: Canadian real-estate market better for foreign investors than locals, admits housing secretary

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 15:58:59 +0000

Canada is “a very safe market for foreign investment, but not a great market for Canadians looking for choices around housing,” admits Liberal MP responsible for housing.

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Metro Vancouver real estate frenzy stressful for buyers … and sellers, realtors say

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 07:01:54 +0000

Angus Reid’s Housing Pain Index looks at the Happy, Comfortable, Uncomfortable and Miserable as a real estate market “on steroids” divides Canadian buyers.

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Calls to examine bidding process and 'multiple offers' in B.C. real estate deals

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Fri, 02 Apr 2021 22:23:30 +0000

Low interest rates have fuelled a hot housing market. Now, there is scrutiny on the bidding process and how it might be changed to temper crazy price gains.

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Condo developers perk up as buyers return to Metro Vancouver presale market

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 03:27:32 +0000

Two condo projects illustrate how tricky it has been navigating first the pandemic and then a very sharp, recent return of interest in presales

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