Real Estate

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Caution rising but capital keeps flowing into Vancouver market

  Steady strength When investment sales figures for the first half of 2018 began being released in September, signs pointed to a record year and rising caution. CBRE Ltd. indicated that 2018...

Different Fraser Mills numbers from city of Coquitlam, Beedie

The city of Coquitlam is pushing back against several assertions made by a developer about its plans for the Fraser Mills site in southwest Coquitlam. During a presentation to the Real Estate...

B.C. home sales forecast to fall 23% by end of 2018

BCREA expects sales to eventually pick up again next year

Stay-home seniors skew retirement home outlook

More than nine out of 10 plan remain in their own homes during retirement – but some may not be by choice

Vancouver luxury property market ranked world’s worst

International survey says home price plunge has cooled city’s allure for investors

Core industrial land users getting small as large users look east

  Growing smaller Vancouver may be Canada’s biggest West Coast port but its industrial space is shrinking, not only in quantity but in scale. CBRE Ltd. reports there were eight land transactions,...

Province brings in legislation to limit ALR home sizes

Richmond’s new city council is expected to discuss ALR home size limits on Tuesday, the day after B.C.’s government introduced its own legislation on the issue

Slow sales and lots of inventory push down Vancouver home prices

Prices for Metro Vancouver homes are starting to decline in the wake of sluggish sales and plenty of residences up for sale, according to the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV). “Home...

Metro Vancouver home sales plunge 35% in October

Housing prices creeping down in some categories

Industrial demand drives land prices sky-high

Sales cresting over $120 million per month as developers battle for space