Value-minded buyers fuelling strong spring housing market

April 18th, 2012

Led by a growing number of young, single female buyers, "value-conscious" Canadians are helping to create a robust housing market, according to the Bank of Montreal's spring housing report.

First-time buyers being drawn into the market by low interest rates and affordable housing, are attracted to convenient, urban living, said analysts on a conference call Thursday to discuss the report ...

Vancouver’s best home renovator, builder

April 18th, 2012
Renovation contractor Kenorah Construction & Design and home builder ParkLane Homes have earned the greatest number of finalist spots — 15 and 13, respectively - in the Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association’s third annual Ovation Awards.

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North Vancouver Real Estate Market

April 13th, 2012
The number of new listings for single family homes in North Vancouver for the month of March 2012 is 198 which is only down a mere -2% from March of last year. The number of new lsitings for attached real estate for the month of March was 971 which is down -10% from last year at this time. The number of new listings for condos for the month of March 2012 is 177 which is up 12.7% compared to l ...

West Vancouver Dundarave Waterfront CIRCA 1910

April 11th, 2012
Dundarave Waterfront CIRCA 1930's
West Vancouver Archives. West Vancouver Archives collection. 0606.WVA.PHO Dundarave waterfront, [CIRCA 1910].

Greater Vancouver Real Estate Market

April 11th, 2012
For the full statistics package from the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver for the Month of March 2012 please follow this link:

http://www.rebgv.org/sites/default/files/201203-REBGV-Stats-Package-for-Media.pdf


West Vancouver Real Estate Update

April 10th, 2012

In West Vancouver there were 105 sales recorded for the month of March 2012. This number is down -44.1% from the 188 sales that occured in March 2011. Although the numbers are down quite significantly for this year, if we compare them to 2010 they are quite similar. This illustrates how hot the real estate market was last year and the high volume that was traded.

The number of new listings on ...