Joannah Connolly

Rental policies, new supply fail to ease vacancy rates or suppress rent hikes

Pent-up demand for rental homes across Metro Vancouver puts overall vacancy at tight 1.1 per cent, with rents up by nearly double rent-control figure

Vancouver’s weak luxury-home sector dragging on overall recovery: Sotheby’s

While $1 million-plus home sales recovered overall in second half of year, $4 million-plus resale transactions declined further, especially among high-end condos

Metro Vancouver home sales skyrocket 88% over last year as prices rise

There were more residential transactions across the region in 2019 than in 2018, and benchmark home price is now above $1 million again

B.C. real estate outlook 2020: a forecast summary

Our round-up of various industry groups’ predictions for B.C.’s housing market next year — and is there a consensus?

B.C. housing market ‘firming’ as home sales, prices rise

With listings down for seventh straight month, sector edges towards seller’s market territory once more

Upcoming B.C. Assessment values to ‘reflect moderating market’ (WITH MAP)

Residential sector – especially in Lower Mainland – to see lower valuations, but commercial and industrial real estate values hold firm

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