Joannah Connolly

Metro Vancouver new home sales down 19% in 2018, will fall more: report

Consumers increasingly less willing to pay for higher-priced units in new developments, says Altus Group

$4m-plus home sales in Vancouver down by half in 2018: Sotheby’s

Sales of Vancouver homes over $4 million plummeted in 2018 by 49 per cent year over, according to a report by Sotheby’s International Realty Canada, released January 9. The luxury real estate...

B.C.’s most expensive home values drop by millions

But the province’s total real estate value is up 7.45% compared with last year, according to BC Assessment

B.C.’s average residential sale price will edge up in 2019: Canadian Real Estate Association

  British Columbia is expected to lead a year-over-year decline in home sales in 2019, according to a national real estate forecast released this week, but sales in the province will increase...

No major residential price drops for Metro Vancouver and B.C. next year: forecasts

Two separate brokerage surveys predict home values will stay virtually flat or decrease only slightly

Homeowners can expect a mixed bag of property values: B.C. Assessment

Detached homes in Metro Vancouver down by up to 10 per cent, while other parts of province rise up to 15 per cent

Whistler condo prices skyrocket as retirees, investors drive demand

Median price is up 26.5 per cent from a year ago, nearly twice the increase of detached home prices

China buyers back hunting for Vancouver homes

Searches through up 130% from the second quarter

BC Green Party agrees to ‘compromise’ with NDP on speculation tax changes

The B.C. Green Party, which has been vocally opposed to the NDP’s speculation tax, has reluctantly agreed to support the legislation after three changes are made, the parties announced October...

First-time homebuyers stretching to the max: CMHC

The vast majority (85 per cent) of first-time buyers are spending the maximum they can possibly afford on their first home purchase, reveals a Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation (CMHC) survey...