Real Estate Market News from Vancouver, BC | Gary Serra

Vancouver Real Estate Market Update for January 2018

Posted on February 15, 2018

We are now a month into the new year and we are seeing some big changes in the active market! The townhouse and condo market is driving sales, whereas detached homes are slowing down. Find out more by watching the full video above or read through a recap of January’s market update below! With 1012 […]

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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update for 2017

Posted on January 10, 2018

Happy New Year, everyone! Now that 2017 is in the books, we wanted to share an overview of the Vancouver real estate market throughout the past year. We’d also like to let you know how we did as a team in 2017. You can watch the video for a full year in review or read through the […]

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Preparing for the Vancouver Empty Homes Tax

Posted on January 03, 2018

For the new Empty Homes Tax, every homeowner in Vancouver must submit a property status declaration for the 2017 calendar year. The City of Vancouver implemented this tax on January 1, 2017, in response to the large number of empty homes and a rental vacancy rate of less than one percent. How will this bold […]

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Vancouver Real Estate Market Update for October

Posted on November 16, 2017

  In the month of October 2017, we saw historic levels of real estate sales as reported by the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver. We also continued to see two very different markets in Vancouver. Let’s take a closer look at some of the numbers. Overall, there were more than 3000 homes sold in October this year, […]

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What Does the Updated Mortgage Stress Test Mean for You?

Posted on October 25, 2017

The term ‘mortgage stress test’ has been all over the news and media recently, so we got together with mortgage expert Eitan Pinsky from Pinsky Mortgages. Eitan explains the updated stress test so watch the video or read below to find out what the changes will mean for you. New qualification criteria for mortgages were announced earlier […]

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