Vancouver Real Estate Market

Need A Mortgage? Here's What You Should Know

Atrina Kouroshnia | Posted 06.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Atrina Kouroshnia

Mortgage brokers would be doing their clients a disservice if they simply offered low rates without clearly going through the details. Misguided borrowers sometimes choose a less advantageous product based on rate alone. This often leaves them restricted or stuck with a lender that doesn't truly value great customer service.

A Blip? Or A Bust?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's property moguls are in a tailspin following this week's federal budget decision to cut off the valuable Immigrant Investor Program that ha...

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...

Vancouver's Property Divide

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's real estate will split into two markets over the next 15 years, and both of them will be financed by baby boomers, a prominent developer s...

Top 10 Priciest Vancouver Houses

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Looking at the calm, bright yellow exterior of Metro Vancouver’s most expensive house, you almost forget about its $28 million price tag – almost....

Vancouver Housing Keeps Slacking

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's real estate market continues to trend downward as January housing starts lagged behind last year's numbers. The Canada Mortgage and Hou...

Vancouver: World's 2nd Least Affordable City

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver is the second least affordable city in the world when it comes to housing, according to a U.S. think-tank. Demographia ranked the B.C. c...

Vancouver Housing Limps Into New Year

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

Vancouver's housing starts dipped slightly in December 2012 from the previous month, continuing a downward trend for the city's real estate market. ...

Vancouver: A Drag On Housing Prices

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.12.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver is fast becoming the deadbeat of Canada's housing market as numbers released by Statistics Canada show that the West Coast city lags much of...

Vancouver DEAD LAST On Affordability

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 08.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Would you spend your whole paycheck on your home? Statistics from RBC Economics show that Vancouver residents are very close to that. A report rele...

Home Prices Drop In July

CBC | Posted 10.16.2011 | Canada Business

Average home prices in July were lower than they were in June, but sales numbers and average prices are still up sharply compared to the same month a ...

Property Bubble or Just a Cooling Period?

Scott Boyd | Posted 09.20.2011 | Canada Business
Scott Boyd

The Canadian housing market has "lost touch with fundamentals" according to a report by research firm Capital Economics. In the report released on Jun...