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Home sales uptick seen across B.C. in September: BCREA

Residential resale activity “built on momentum from the summer” with transactions up 24 per cent year over year and average prices on the rise

Landlords increasingly concerned about effect of cannabis use on rental property: poll

Nearly a year on from legalization, survey asks property owners and renters how they feel about cannabis use and growth in units

Bottomed out? Metro Vancouver home sales up 46.3 per cent

Market balances with transactions on par with 10-year September average; prices still correcting

Vancouver’s $1m-plus residential market to see gradual recovery: forecast

Signs are there that market has hit bottom, but rebound will be slow, says Sotheby’s International Realty Canada

Five-year fixed rates to drop to 2.77%, then hold steady: BCREA

Canadian mortgage rates are still falling, but will then level off for at least a year, predicts association

Almost 20% of young Canadian homebuyers commit mortgage fraud: survey

Many homebuyers between the ages of 25 and 34 inflate income on mortgage applications, and nearly a quarter think that’s OK, finds Equifax

Residential sales in every B.C. region to recover in 2020: forecast

Total home transactions across province expected to rise 11 per cent versus 2019, with average sale prices also predicted to increase in every area

August home sales rise nearly 16% in Metro Vancouver

Sales total lower than July but a marked recovery from a year ago, as industry hopes the worst is over

Office, industrial and retail sectors proving robust in Metro Vancouver

Vacancy rates are tight and lease rates have risen across all three sectors, reports market intelligence firm CoStar Group

Housing market will drag on B.C. economy, offset by major projects: forecast

High levels of home construction supported by previous presales will dry up, but non-residential construction will boom, says economist