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Duet, a boutique collection of 72 one-, two- and three-bedroom urban flats, is located in the blossoming area of West Coquitlam. Duet is just a short walk from the Burquitlam SkyTrain station, which means downtown Vancouver, Port Moody, and everything in between are just minutes from home.
Putting Duet at the forefront of development trends is the fact that it will be built using Adera’s t ...
Home listings continue to increase across all housing categories in the Metro Vancouver housing market while home buyer activity remains below historical averages.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,103 in January 2019, a 39.3 per cent decrease from th ...
Last night Vancouver City Council approved a policy that allows the construction of duplexes within RS-1, RS-1A, RS-1B, RS-5, and RS-6 Districts, or 99% of all single-family areas in the city.
This is part of City Council’s Making Room program of increasing housing options in low-density NEIGHBOURHOODS, particularly areas that are seeing a decline in population.
This policy, unofficially, is t ...
Demand for homes continues to outpace supply in Metro Vancouver
A shortage of residential property listings coupled with strong demand, particularly for condos and townhomes, continued to impact Metro Vancouver’s housing market in March.
3,579 sales in Metro Vancouver in March 2017.
a decrease of 30.8% compared to the record-breaking March of 2016 (5,173).
an increase of 47.6% c ...
Reluctance amongst Metro Vancouver* home sellers is impacting sale and price activity throughout the region’s housing market.
Residential home sales in the region totalled 2,425 in February 2017. This is a 41.9 per cent decrease from the record 4,172 homes sold in February 2016 and an increase of 59.2 per cent compared to January 2 ...
VANCOUVER, BC – January 4, 2017 – The Metro Vancouver* housing market had its third highest selling year on record in 2016, behind only 2015 and 2005.
Sales of detached, attached and apartment properties in the region reached 39,943 in 2016, a 5.6 per cent decrease from the 42,326 sales recorded in 2015, and a 20.6 per cent incr ...
VANCOUVER, BC – September 2, 2016 – For the second straight month, home buyer demand in Metro Vancouver* moved off of the record-breaking pace seen earlier this year and returned to more typical levels.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Metro Vancouver totalled 2,489 in A ...
VANCOUVER, BC – August 3, 2016 – Metro Vancouver* homes sales resembled more typical levels in July.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in the region totalled 3,226 in July 2016, a decrease of 18.9 per cent from the 3,978 sales recorded in July 2015 and a decrease of 26.7 per cent c ...
Starting today, CMHC will require a 10% down payment on the portion of any mortgage it insures over $500,000. The 5% remains the same for the portion up to $500,000.
If you are looking to to purchase a home of $700,000, under the old rules, you were required to put down a minim of 5%, or $35,000. As of today you now require $45,000, or 5% on the first $500,000 plus 10% on the balance up to ...
A raven black, 19 storey concrete high-rise, set for Completion in 2018. Intracorp and Inform Interiors are building something special at the corner of Jervis and Davie.
3 things I really liked about The Jervis:
4 units per floor, each home is a corner
Huge outdoor space
Seamless transitions from interior to exterior
...and the views!
It looks like they are ...
Purchasing a home in Vancouver is expensive but renting may cost far more in the long run.
Let’s compare the two:
Currently the average Downtown one bedroom apartment rents for approx. $1,565 per month.
However, landlords may increase the rent each year by the amount allowable by law:
2015 - 2.5% allowable.
2016 - 2.9% allowable.
Average over the past 10 years - 3.4% allowable. ...