Vancouver Condo Market

Soaring Prices, Changing Lifestyles Are Making Canada A Condo Nation

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.03.2017 | Canada Business

A growing contingent of Canadian families are opting for the compact condo lifestyle over the white picket fence and the sprawling suburban McMansion.

Vancouver Could Become Canada's 1st City Without A Downtown Gas Station

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 04.17.2017 | Canada British Columbia

"You know, it is not surprising."

Vancouver's Pre-Sale Condo Market Is Hot To Trot

YPNextHome | Posted 01.27.2017 | Canada Business
YPNextHome

More than 10,500 new condo units are slated to hit the Greater Vancouver housing market this year, according to MLA Canada's 2017 Market Intel report -- opening up plenty of more-affordable housing options for prospective homebuyers who have been priced out of the single-detached segment.

Harper Wants To Find Out Just How Many Foreign Investors Are Buying Homes

CP | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada Politics

The spending Stephen Harper promised could ultimately lead to strict rules about what kinds of homes — existing or new — foreign investors are allowed to own.

It's Possible For Millennials To Afford Vancouver Real Estate

Cam Good | Posted 05.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Cam Good

It's a well-known fact that real estate prices don't match our incomes out here on the West Coast. But if you eliminate the single-family home pipe dream and consider the growing popularity and relevance of condo living, it's not such a long shot to find a home the Vancouver millennial can afford.

Bad Signs For Housing

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's real estate market faces a rough ride in the coming years, says a new report from Royal LePage. The report foresees a dark period for V...

Condo Market Flying Into ‘Turbulence': Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Condo developers in Canada’s three largest metropolitan areas are building too many condos — 36 per cent to 68 per cent too many, according to a n...

Illicit Chinese Cash Flooding Canada’s Real Estate Market: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Chinese nationals are bringing illicit cash into the country by the briefcase, and at least some of it is ending up in Canada’s real estate market, ...

‘No Mortgage Pre-Approval Was Needed’: Is Canada’s Condo Market Going Nuts?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Business

A report from an equity research firm into the Toronto condo market raises serious questions about the possibility of irresponsible mortgage lending, ...

Leaky Condos' Major Headache

CBC | Posted 11.25.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Some B.C. condominium owners are learning the hard way that simple leaks can turn into complicated and very expensive problems. If a sink...

Flaherty: The Banks Will Make Sure Condo Market Doesn't Overheat

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2012 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is predicting changes at Canadian banks will soon slow down Vancouver's condominium market, pointing...