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.
Cam Good is president of Key Marketing, one of Vancouver’s top-tier project marketing firms. He works with the city’s leading real estate developers and is recognized as one of the leading real estate marketers for Vancouver condos. He has been nominated as one of Business in Vancouver’s Top 40 Under 40 and as an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year. Connect with him on Twitter @CamGood.
Coming up with a down payment for a condo in Vancouver is a huge issue. But what if you could trade your car in for a down payment on a condo? With the rising popularity of car-free living and car co-ops, trading in a depreciating asset for a down payment on a condo may be one way into Vancouver's crazy housing market.
01/24/2014 02:38 EST
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