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July home sale activity increases in Greater Vancouver

Sunny weather did not slow the pace of home sale activity in July. Last month was the highest selling month of the year in Greater Vancouver and the highest selling July since 2009.

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Posted: 02-08-2013





Balanced conditions provide a stable backdrop for today’s home buyers and sellers

The Greater Vancouver housing market continues to maintain a relative balance between the number of homes for sale and the number of people looking to purchase a home in the region today.

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Posted: 03-07-2013





Fewer commercial property sales in first quarter 2013

The first quarter of 2013 saw a reduction in the total dollar value and quantity of commercial real estate sales in the Lower Mainland compared to recent years, according to data from Commercial Edge, a commercial real estate system operated by the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV).

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Posted: 06-06-2013





Spring months bring balance to Greater Vancouver housing market

While the number of home sales in Greater Vancouver continued to trend below the 10-year average in May, the balance of sales and listings meant continued market stability this spring.

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Posted: 04-06-2013





Spring delivers greater balance to Greater Vancouver housing market

A closer relationship between home buyer demand and the supply of homes for sale has been having a stabilizing impact on home prices in the Greater Vancouver housing market over the last three months.

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Posted: 02-05-2013





Majority of British Columbians believe Property Transfer Tax needs adjustment

Vancouver, BC – In a recent Ipsos Reid opinion poll, 58 per cent of respondents agreed that the Property Transfer Tax (PTT) places an unfair tax burden on home buyers relative to other segments of the population.

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Posted: 01-05-2013





Real Estate Board’s message this election: Help reduce the PTT

Vancouver, BC – BC voters head to the polls on May 14 and the Property Transfer Tax (PTT) is a top election issue for the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV).

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Posted: 23-04-2013





Home sale activity improves but remains below historical averages

Vancouver, BC - Lower levels of both supply and demand in recent months are holding home prices in check in the Greater Vancouver housing market.

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Posted: 03-04-2013





REALTORS® honoured for extensive community work

Vancouver, BC – Three local REALTORS® and a real estate office have been recognised for their commitment to community causes in 2012.

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Posted: 25-03-2013





REALTOR® recognized for commitment to professionalism

Vancouver, BC – North Vancouver REALTOR® Sadru Mitha was recently named the recipient of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver’s (REBGV) Professional Excellence Award.

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Posted: 25-03-2013





Real estate board instates 2013/2014 president

Vancouver, BC - The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) is pleased to introduce Sandra Wyant as its 2013/2014 president. Wyant replaces outgoing President Eugen Klein.

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Posted: 18-03-2013





Commercial real estate sales in the Lower Mainland exceed $5 billion in 2012

Vancouver, BC - The dollar value from commercial real estate transactions in the Lower Mainland eclipsed the $5 billion mark in 2012.

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Posted: 05-03-2013





Home sales continue at below average pace

Vancouver, BC - Home sale activity has trended below historical averages for a full year in the Greater Vancouver housing market.

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Posted: 04-03-2013





January home sales remain quiet

VANCOUVER, BC - Home buyer demand remains below historical averages in the Greater Vancouver housing market. This has led some home sellers to remove their homes from the market in recent months.

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Posted: 04-02-2013





Prices hold firm as home buyers and sellers conclude 2012 from the sidelines

VANCOUVER, BC – The Greater Vancouver housing market experienced below average home sale totals, typical home listing activity and modest declines in home prices in 2012.

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Posted: 03-01-2013





Blanket Drive warms thousands

VANCOUVER, BC – From the Ladner seniors who fundraised to buy socks to students in Richmond and Langley, the 18th annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive collected blankets and warm clothing to help over 19,000 working poor and homeless people across the Lower Mainland.

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Posted: 19-12-2012





Greater Vancouver residential property sale and listing activity below 10-year averages in November

VANCOUVER, BC - Over the past six months, the Greater Vancouver housing market has seen a reduction in the number of homes listed for sale, a gradual moderation in home prices and a decrease in property sales compared to historical averages.

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Posted: 04-12-2012





Real estate board honours excellence in commercial building

VANCOUVER, BC – The region’s top commercial building projects were honoured recently at the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver’s (REBGV) 3rd annual Commercial Building Awards.

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Posted: 26-11-2012





Housing market sees slight changes in October


Vancouver, BC – The Greater Vancouver housing market saw a slight increase in the number of home sales, a slight reduction in the number of listings, and a slight decrease in home prices in October compared to the summer months.

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Posted: 02-11-2012





Conditions continue to favour buyers in the Greater Vancouver housing market

VANCOUVER, BC - The summer of 2012 drew to a close in September with home sale activity well below historical averages in the Greater Vancouver housing market.

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Posted: 02-10-2012





Home sellers continue to outnumber buyers in Greater Vancouver’s summer housing market

VANCOUVER, BC – Home sale activity remained below long-term averages in the Greater Vancouver housing market in August.

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Posted: 05-09-2012





Greater Vancouver housing market hits summer lull

VANCOUVER, BC – Residential property sales in Greater Vancouver remained at a 10-year low in July, while the number of properties being listed for sale continued to edge down and prices remained relatively stable.

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Posted: 02-08-2012





Greater Vancouver housing market favoured buyers in June

VANCOUVER,BC - The number of residential property sales hit a 10-year low in Greater Vancouver for June, while prices remained relatively stable.

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Posted: 04-07-2012





Spring activity remains balanced in the Greater Vancouver housing market

VANCOUVER, BC - The number of properties listed for sale continued to increase in the Greater Vancouver housing market in May. The number of sales decreased year over year, but remained relatively constant compared to recent months.

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Posted: 04-06-2012





2012 REBGV Commercial Building Awards accepting nominations until July 16

VANCOUVER, BC – Nominations are now open for the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver’s (REBGV’s) 3rd annual Commercial Building Awards. The deadline to submit a nomination is Monday, July 16.

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Posted: 14-05-2012





Greater Vancouver housing market maintains a steady spring pace

VANCOUVER, BC - Home sale and listing activity has maintained a consistent pace in Greater Vancouver in recent months, which has helped create balanced conditions for the region’s housing market.

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Posted: 02-05-2012





Greater Vancouver REALTORS® honoured for their commitment to community causes

VANCOUVER, BC - The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) recently honoured three REALTORS® for their extensive work in the community in 2011.

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Posted: 05-04-2012





Increased selection helps maintain balance in Greater Vancouver housing market

VANCOUVER, BC - March home sales trended below 10-year average in Greater Vancouver while home listing activity outpaced what’s typical for the month.

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Posted: 03-04-2012





Real estate board instates 2012/2013 president

VANCOUVER, BC - The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) is pleased to introduce Eugen Klein as its 2012/2013 president. Klein replaces outgoing President Rosario Setticasi.

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Posted: 27-03-2012





Greater Vancouver housing market trends near long-term averages as spring market approaches

VANCOUVER, BC – Closer alignment between home buyer and seller activity helped bring greater balance to the Greater Vancouver housing market in February.

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Posted: 02-03-2012





Selection broadens and demand eases to kick off 2012 in the Greater Vancouver housing market

VANCOUVER, BC – Greater Vancouver home sellers were more active than buyers in January and overall home prices, according to the new MLS® Home Price Index (MLS® HPI), continued to experience more stability and less fluctuation compared to the beginning of 2011.

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Posted: 06-02-2012





Balanced real estate market prevailed through much of 2011

VANCOUVER, BC – The 2011 Greater Vancouver housing market began with heightened demand in regional hot spots and concluded with greater balance between seller supply and buyer demand.

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Posted: 04-01-2012

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