Real Estate

BIV's real estate coverage ranges from reporting the latest statistics to providing in-depth analysis of all real estate issues in Vancouver and British Columbia

New 29-storey office tower proposed for downtown Vancouver

Reliance Properties plans to develop parkade site

Outlook 2020: Property market faces uncertain year

Experts differ on what’s in store for B.C. real estate in 2020

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

Home values fall across Metro Vancouver going into 2020

What happened: 2020 property values declined as much as 16% in some cities in Metro Vancouver, according to B.C. Assessment Why it matters: The decline marks a change following values going upward...

Year in review: Is money laundering driving the B.C. real estate bus?

Debate over the impact eliminating money laundering would have on province’s real estate sector

B.C.’s constrained geography stokes tensions on the home front

Land of scarcity The constrained geography of B.C. makes it unique in Canada, which generally prides itself on being a land of opportunity and new beginnings. By contrast, the West Coast welcomes...

Cannabis fails to deliver anticipated real estate buzz

Sector’s influence on the market is expected to be slow and steady

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?

City’s biggest build exempt from foreign-buyer tax

6,000-unit Squamish Nation project not subject to B.C. rent controls, city regulations