Vancouver House Prices

Vancouver Real Estate Just Had One Of Its Hottest Months Ever

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Homebuyers demand up, homesellers supply down.

Canadian Home Prices Have Soared 12% In The Past Year

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Business

Prices this year could be "less frothy."

Royal LePage: Average House In Canada Now Costs Half A Million

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2016 | Canada Business

Prices have outpaced job and wage growth, realtor notes.

Frustrating Vancouver Housing Market Sparks Creative Solutions

CP | Gemma Karstens-Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The prices keep climbing while the supply dwindles.

Most Ridiculous Vancouver Real-Estate Stories Of 2015

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Remember that time a house sold for millions over asking in a few hours? Yeah.

Canada's Housing Slowdown 'Seems To Have Arrived'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.12.2015 | Canada Business

'Two housing markets' in Canada Toronto, Vancouver see nearly 10% price gain Housing bubble? Canada can handle it, Ben Bernanke says Ho...

Canadians' Debt Hits $1.88 Trillion As Home Sales Reach Fever Pitch

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.05.2015 | Canada Business

Canada’s hottest housing markets kept up a frenzied pace of activity in October, even as new numbers from RBC showed consumer debt loads reaching ye...

Record-Hot August Pumps Up Vancouver Home Prices

CBC | Posted 09.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Is it getting hot in here? ...

Vancouver Home Sales, Prices Jump Again In Sellers' Market

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The average price for a residential property in Metro Vancouver is $700,500, an 11.2 per cent increase from 2014.

Give Vancouver The Tools To Level The Playing Field In Housing Market

Gregor Robertson | Posted 06.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Gregor Robertson

It seems with every passing day, there is a new story out about Vancouver's red-hot real estate market. As mayor, Vancouver's lack of affordable housing is one of the most complex challenges I've faced at City Hall.

Vancouver Protesters Call For Action On High Housing Prices

CBC British Columbia | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada

The rally was organized by Vancouverites for Affordable Housing.

Vancouver Real Estate Prices Driving Millennials Away: Report

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

By 2025, a household income of $197,965 will be needed to maintain an average mortgage in the region.

So Much For Toronto And Vancouver's Hot Housing Markets

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada Business

So much for Toronto and Vancouver's incredible, incomprehensible house price growth. Prices across Canada are fizzling, and the two hottest (or former...

Canada's New Worst Housing Market Is..

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.14.2015 | Canada Business

Toronto, Vancouver still hot Alberta shows surprising resilience Canada’s new worst resale housing market: Ottawa Canada’s major ho...

Average Vancouver House Price Could Hit $2.1 Million By 2030: Report

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Unaffordable homes will lead to unsustainable debt loads, predicts Vancity.

►Yes, The State Of Vancouver Real Estate Is Certainly Laughable

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Watch this with the sound on.

House Prices Up 4.4 Per Cent From A Year Ago

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Teranet National Bank national composite house price index rose 0.9 per cent in June from the previous month. The increase came as pr...

Why Vancouver House Prices Have Been Unusually Volatile -- And What's Next

Ian Young | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Ian Young

The fact that the Home Price Index has obscured the extreme and unusual volatility in average detached home prices may itself be a problem. Few home buyers or sellers are likely aware that it is even occurring. It certainly hasn't been widely reported. Since early 2011, average house prices have changed direction by a factor of 10 per cent or more five times. Such volatility had never happened before, and the swings are getting wilder.

Outrageous House Price Growth

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada Business

Some economists are calling it a “soft landing,” because sales volumes have fallen and aren’t coming back up, but house prices in Canada showed ...

Will Axing Investor Immigrants Kill Vancouver Home Prices?

Ian Young | Posted 05.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Ian Young

Since Canada's government announced that it was axing the Immigrant Investor Program, there has been plenty of speculation about what that means for the second-most unaffordable property market in the world, where a dumpy bungalow can have almost triple the asking price as a castle on the other side of the country. The average price of a detached home in greater Vancouver? $1,259,775.

Vancouver Home Sales Pick Up

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Home sales in Vancouver picked up in February compared with both January and the same month a year ago, coming in 2,530, the Real Estate B...

Vancouver Real Estate Song Voices A City's Pain

The Huffington Post, B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

As Vancouver's property market continues to prove unaffordable formany, one local has given his frustration a creative outlet, composing the "Vancouve...

Toronto, Vancouver Housing Markets Surge

CP | Posted 10.15.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Canadian home sales posted a small month-over-month increase in September as the national average sale price rose but the number of new lis...

LOOK: Vancouver's Most Expensive Modern Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The whopping $35-million price tag of August's most expensive Vancouver house is one reason, perhaps, that former Lt.-Gov. Eric Hamber’s Greencroft ...

LOOK: Vancouver's 10 Priciest Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Last month’s most expensive house in Vancouver – with its bowling lane and indoor basketball court – has been unceremoniously knocked off its nu...