Joannah Connolly

November home sales soar 55.3% in Metro Vancouver, prices rebound

Jump in activity takes Metro residential market back to “historically typical levels” while Fraser Valley also sees “unexpected demand”

‘Real estate as a service’ now one of the hottest trends in North America: experts

Remember when commercial and residential space was just… space? Now real estate is an on-demand experience, says panel of experts

B.C. housing market recovery ‘much quicker than anticipated’: Central 1

Province's median home sale price is expected to hit a new record next year, forecasts the credit union

Metro Vancouver land sales plummet 70% in 2019’s first half

Region’s land investment saw very slow start to year, but industrial and office sectors still on fire

B.C. government overhauling real estate regulatory system

In wake of industry's money-laundering investigations, the province's financial services authority will take over real estate regulatory oversight from two current organizations

Residential sales across B.C. to rise 10.9% in 2020: BCREA

Biggest recovery in sales activity will be seen in the hardest-hit areas of Greater Vancouver and Fraser Valley, predicts association

Metro Vancouver home sales jump 45.4% to well above 10-year average

October’s rush of buyer activity and drop in new listings means the region’s market is creeping back towards favouring sellers

Metro Vancouver home prices could return to peak levels in a year: CMHC

Rebound in market sales activity likely to spark return to price growth, which could be “modest” or significant

Newcomers to Canada buy one in every five homes: study

Immigrants, workers and refugees are investing in their new Canadian lives and having a significant effect on real estate demand, finds Royal LePage

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