Metro Vancouver Housing Update May 2021

Posted on Jun 04, 2021 in Market Update

Metro Vancouver’s housing market has observed some degree of slowdown in home sales in May 2021, after the record-breaking numbers last month.  Despite the drop in sales, the housing market can still be considered hot with consistent pacing in home sales, with buyers continuing to purchase or renovate homes this year. May 2021’s market report from t...

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Emerging Housing Market Trends In 2021

Posted on Apr 17, 2021

Metro Vancouver’s housing market has seen consistent growth in residential home sales since the start of 2021 and shows no sign of slowing down. Canadian consumer confidence has improved significantly from 2020, owing to personal financial savings, job security, and the current state of the economy. A combination of these factors has led to a posit...

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Metro Vancouver Housing Market Update March 2021

Posted on Apr 08, 2021

Metro Vancouver’s housing market reached unprecedented levels with March 2021’s market report from the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) showing exponential growth in residential home sales. Whether you’re looking to move to a different neighbourhood or simply downsizing from your current living situation, home sales have increased acr...

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Choosing The Right Neighbourhood: Factors You Should Consider

Posted on Mar 18, 2021 in Buyer Resources

When buying a house, most people have an idea of which neighbourhood appeals to them, with factors like proximity to a school or easy access to work or public transit often weighted heavily. Choosing the right area is about more than checking off items on a list, though: when you buy a home, you’re joining a community. Buyers generally approach REA...

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Metro Vancouver Housing Update February 2021

Posted on Mar 05, 2021

So far, much of 2021 has been shaped by the changes brought on by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Still, Metro Vancouver’s housing market remains robust, with February 2021’s market report showing increasing buyer demand as we head into March. 

The latest report from the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) shows increased home sale activity...

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How to Handle Multiple Offers

Posted on Feb 27, 2021

Oh boy, in my 12 years in the business I've never seen it so frenzied. 2016 came close but 2021 is another beast.

This year, Metro Vancouver’s housing market continues to outpace expectations—just last month, total transactions were 67% higher than they were at the same time in 2020. 

With the current sales-to-active-listings ratio above 20% per the l...

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