By: Paul Bale

MLA Canada Newswire | Thursday, April 19, 2018

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The Province is launching a review of B.C.’s real estate regulators, examining the roles and responsibilities of the Real Estate Council of British Columbia and the Office of the Superintendent of Real Estate. (BC Gov News) Through the new Building BC Community Housing Fund announced by Premier Horgan yesterday, government will invest close to $1.9 billion over 10 years to deliver safe, sec...Read More

By: Paul Bale

MLA Canada Newswire | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

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NEWSWIRE The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ¼ per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 ½ per cent and the deposit rate is 1 per cent. Plans for two new high-rise residential buildings in Metrotown are set to include non-market housing, says Burnaby Now. Hungerford Properties has acquired two large industrial sites on Marine Drive totalli...Read More

By: Paul Bale

February 2018 Housing Market Update - Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

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By: Paul Bale

January 2018 Housing Market Update - Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

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2017 Year In Review Housing Market Update - Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

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By: Paul Bale

November 2017 Housing Market Update - Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

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By: Paul Bale

Outlook 2018: housing slowdown in 2018 will have ripple effects

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  Social, economic and political fallout from housing woes promise to be hot issues   “Our housing market and our economy are becoming increasingly intertwined,” said Ryan Berlin, senior economist with the intelligence division of the Rennie Group, best known for its condo marketing programs. “If you’re going to grow the economy and add jobs, you’re g...Read More

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On Vancouver housing, Bill Morneau cites ‘stress tests’ that don’t seem to have cut prices

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When a federal finance minister makes a stop in Vancouver, he’ll inevitably face questions about the city’s punishing home prices. And that’s precisely what happened when Bill Morneau stopped in for a chat with Global BC anchor Sophie Lui, to talk about issues such as housing affordability. Coverage of Bill Morneau on Globalnews.ca: ...Read More

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Brisk November Sees Vancouver Home Sales Up 26%

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Prices set new records, with resale activity 17% higher than 10-year average for the month   There were 2,795 home sales in Greater Vancouver last month, up 26.2% increase from the 2,214 sales of November 2016, according to statistics released by the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) December 4. It’s a 7.5% fall from the spike of activity seen in October this year,...Read More

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November 2017 Housing Market Update - Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver

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