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Greater Vancouver home sales trend toward buyers’ market over summer
August marked the third consecutive month that home sale activity in Greater Vancouver was below the 10-year average for the month. In contrast, home listing activity in the region has exceeded the 10-year norm every month since the beginning of the year.
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Summer housing market trends toward balance after
an active spring season
VANCOUVER, B.C. – July 5, 2011
Service® (MLS®) in June, drawing the market back toward balance this summer.The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales of detached, attachedand apartment properties reached 3,262 in June, a 9.8 per cent increase compared to the 2,972 sales in ...
Greater Vancouver housing market holds steady and favours sellers in May
VANCOUVER, B.C. – June 2, 2011 (MLS®) in Greater Vancouver in May.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales of detached, attached and apartment properties in Greater Vancouver reached 3,377 in May 2011, a 7 per cent increase compared to the 3,156 sales in May 2010 and a 4 ...
Real estate market stable at year-end
VANCOUVER, B.C. – January 5, 2011
in 2010. Continued buoyancy from the post-recession recovery began the year, followed by a summer lull and, throughout the
fall, a sustained period of stability.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that total sales of detached, attached and apartment
properties in 2010 reached 30,595, a 14.2 per cen ...
The Western Investor ran an interesting article this month about Thomas Fung's expansion of Aberdeen Centre. Fung believes that one reason why most of his commercial space at Phase 3 of Aberdeen Centre sold out in three days is because HST is payable on commercial leases, but not on the purchase of commercial strata units. Another factor in the success of the expansion's sale was China granti ...