Vancouver Real Estate

  • May 2021

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 19 (May 8th, 2021)

    Week 19 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (May 2nd – May 8th, 2021)

    May 9, 2021

    Week 19 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Sales (demand) remains high but it’s eased off a bit. Overall sales reached 299 in Vancouver this past week. That’s the first time we dropped below 300 sales in a week in […]

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  • Vancouver Real Estate - Monthly Market Update - Infographic - April 2021

    April 2021 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    May 5, 2021

    Summary The recent theme for Vancouver real estate is DEMAND. April was once again dominated by an immense amount of buyer demand (sales). Total sales hit 1320 which was a 14% decline from last months ALL-TIME-RECORD but a record for […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 18 (May 1st, 2021)

    Week 18 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (April 25th – May 1st, 2021)

    May 2, 2021

    Week 18 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Overall, the market remained in a strong seller’s market. We edged slightly lower in sales (from 317 to 313) and essentially flat in new listings (563 from 562 the previous week). Total […]

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  • April 2021

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 17 (April 24th, 2021)

    Week 17 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (April 18th – April 24th, 2021)

    April 25, 2021

    Week 17 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Sales eased in the last week. Falling from 328 to 317. This was the 3rd week out of the last 5 that sales have fallen since hitting an all-time record (373) in […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 16 (April 17th, 2021)

    Week 16 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (April 11th – April 17th, 2021)

    April 18, 2021

    Week 16 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Sales held steady from the previous week while overall listings increased. We had 328 sales vs 329 the week before. New listings jumped up to 599 from 550. And overall listings increased […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 15 (April 10th, 2021)

    Week 15 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (April 4th – April 10th, 2021)

    April 11, 2021

    Week 15 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Stability returned to the Vancouver real estate market in the last week. As you’ll remember, we saw a very quick reversal in the previous week after hitting a record high number of […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 14 (April 3rd, 2021)

    Week 14 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (March 28th – April 3rd, 2021)

    April 4, 2021

    Week 14 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Demand fell SIGNIFICANTLY in the last week. For the first time in more than a month (5 weeks in fact) we saw a meaningful decline in the number of home sales in […]

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  • Vancouver Real Estate - Monthly Market Update - Infographic - March 2021

    March 2021 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    April 4, 2021

    Summary The key to the last month is SALES (demand) hit an all-time high. If you’ve been following my weekly updates, you’ll already know what the rest of the world is only figuring out now. All across the Lower Mainland, […]

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  • March 2021

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 13 (March 27th, 2021)

    Week 13 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (March 21st – March 27th, 2021)

    March 29, 2021

    Week 13 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update The most remarkable thing that happened in the last week was that sales hit yet another pandemic record. We went from 315 sales in the previous week to 373 this week…that’s an […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 12 (March 20th, 2021)

    Week 12 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (March 14th – March 20th, 2021)

    March 21, 2021

    Week 12 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update We had another record this past week. No, it wasn’t for sales this time. That number actually edged ever so slightly lower to 315 from 318. Last week’s pandemic record was for […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 11 (March 13th, 2021)

    Week 11 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (March 7th – March 13th, 2021)

    March 14, 2021

    Week 11 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update For the third week in a row we hit another pandemic record for sales in a week (that’s a high for 2020 and 2021). This time, we just eked it out rising […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 10 (March 6th, 2021)

    Week 10 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (February 28th – March 6th, 2021)

    March 7, 2021

    Week 10 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Remember last week when I told you we had a record for the most number of sales in a week since 2019? Well, it happened again. We went from 224 sales in […]

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  • Vancouver Real Estate - Monthly Market Update - Infographic - February 2021

    February 2021 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    March 5, 2021

    Summary Once again, it’s demand that’s the story. We saw 1,000 sales in February 2021 which is 19% above the 10-year average for the month (there were only two Februarys that had higher numbers in the last 15 years…2011 and […]

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  • February 2021

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 8 (February 20th, 2021)

    Week 8 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (February 14th – February 20th, 2021)

    February 21, 2021

    Week 8 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update While no one was looking the market got a little bit softer in the last week. Sales fell from 254 to 224 while total active listings edged higher to 2,794 (from 2,761 […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 7 (February 13th, 2021)

    Week 7 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (February 7th – February 13th, 2021)

    February 14, 2021

    Week 7 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update The last week could be summed up in one word; stability. After six weeks of fairly quick and steady improvements for nearly every micro-market last week was a sideways move. Sales rose […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 6 (February 6th, 2021)

    Week 6 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (January 31st – February 6th, 2021)

    February 7, 2021

    Week 6 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update For the first time since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Vancouver real estate market was firmly in a seller’s market last week. We were at 2.7 months-of-inventory which is the […]

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  • Vancouver Real Estate - Monthly Market Update - Infographic - January 2021

    January 2021 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    February 3, 2021

    Summary In a “normal” year, January is one of the quietest months of the real estate calendar. It’s a month that many local realtors usually take vacation, because very little happens. As we know, this isn’t a “normal” year and […]

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  • January 2021

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 5 (January 30th, 2021)

    Week 5 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (January 24th – January 30th, 2021)

    January 31, 2021

    Week 5 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update Rising demand drove the Vancouver real estate market in the last week. Sales more than doubled across the city since the beginning of the year. Going from 105 in Week 1 to […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 4 (January 23rd, 2021)

    Week 4 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (January 17th – January 23rd, 2021)

    January 24, 2021

    Week 4 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update One month into 2021 and our real estate market continues to increase in activity. We are seeing that activity rise on all fronts including sales, new listings and total active listings. So […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 3 (January 16th, 2021)

    Week 3 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (January 10th – January 16th, 2021)

    January 18, 2021

    Week 3 – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Update The last week was another of incremental increases in activity. We saw upticks on all fronts including sales (130 from 125), new listings (331 from 288) and active listings (2,672 from 2,588. […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 2 (January 9th, 2021)

    Week 2 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (January 3rd – January 9th, 2021)

    January 10, 2021

    Week 2 – Vancouver Real Estate Update We had an overall (marginal) increase in activity in the last week. Sales climbed from 105 to 125 and listings went from 2,517 to 2,588. These are both low numbers, but to be […]

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  • Vancouver Real Estate - Monthly Market Update - Infographic - December 2020

    December 2020 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    January 6, 2021

    Summary An unusual year ended up being capped by an unusual December. The month of December 2020 saw an unusually high level of sales. The 872 sales that took place was 46% over the 10 year average for the month […]

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  • December 2020

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 52 (December 26th, 2020)

    Week 52 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (December 20th – December 26th, 2020)

    December 27, 2020

    Week 52 – Vancouver Update Mid-December through to mid-January is traditionally one of the quietest periods on the real estate calendar. Most people are either taking vacations, preparing for the holidays, or spending time with family…and as a result we […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 51 (December 19th, 2020)

    Week 51 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (December 13th – December 19th, 2020)

    December 20, 2020

    Week 51 – Vancouver Update Overall, recent trends continued. Our market is easing into the winter holidays. Taking a breather as is typical for this time of year. Total Sales in the last week remained below 200 at 193 (falling […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 50 (December 12th, 2020)

    Week 50 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (December 6th – December 12th, 2020)

    December 14, 2020

    Week 50 – Vancouver Update As expected, overall activity levels are falling as we get closer to the holidays. Vancouver saw sales dip just under 200 units in the past week (at 197). Both new listings (202) and total active […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 49 (December 5th, 2020)

    Week 49 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (November 29th – December 5th, 2020)

    December 6, 2020

    Week 49 – Vancouver Update After dipping below the 200 Sales/week level for a couple weeks, this past week held over that benchmark for the third consecutive week. It appears that we are heading into the end of the year […]

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  • Vancouver Real Estate Market - Monthly Update Infographic - November 2020

    November 2020 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    December 6, 2020

    Summary We had 836 sales in Vancouver in November which was 13% higher than the 10-year-avg. In the last decade, only 2015 had more sales in the month of November. This continues the trend that we’ve seen in the last […]

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  • November 2020

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 48 (November 28th, 2020)

    Week 48 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (November 22nd – November 28th, 2020)

    November 29, 2020

    Week 48 – Vancouver Update This past week, things returned to normal. We had a shocking jump in sales in the previous week, that didn’t follow through. That’s no surprise…as things returned to a more typical seasonal pattern as we […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 47 (November 21st, 2020)

    Week 47 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (November 15th – November 21st, 2020)

    November 22, 2020

    Week 47 – Vancouver Update Well…this is interesting. New listings and total active listings continued to fall this past week. That was expected and in line with the trend of the last few weeks. What deviated from the trend was […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 46 (November 14th, 2020)

    Week 46 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (November 8th – November 14th, 2020)

    November 16, 2020

    Week 46 – Market Update The market continued to cool off in the past week. For the 4th week out of the last 5, sales fell…but only slightly. This past week sales dropped to 183 from 189. Meanwhile, active listings […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 45 (November 7th, 2020)

    Week 45 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (November 1st – November 7th, 2020)

    November 9, 2020

    Week 45 – Market Update The last week we saw further overall easing in the Vancouver real estate market. Sales slipped for the second week in a row (to 189 from 210) – and third of the last four. Overall […]

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  • Vancouver Real Estate - Monthly Update - October 2020

    October 2020 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    November 3, 2020

    Summary October in Vancouver was a little less robust than September. And yet it was still a strong month in terms of market activity. Sales fell -4.2% from 978 last month to 937 in October (this was +14% year-over-year). But this […]

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  • October 2020

  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 43 (October 24th, 2020)

    Week 43 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (October 18th – October 24th, 2020)

    October 25, 2020

    Week 43 – Market Update As suspected, last week’s (relative) pause in sales was an anomaly. One which we can more than likely attribute to the Thanksgiving Day long weekend. This past week, the general trends we’ve seen in recent […]

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  • City of Vancouver – Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update – Week 42 (October 17th, 2020)

    Week 42 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (October 11th – October 17th, 2020)

    October 18, 2020

    Week 42 – Market Update Overall, this last week showed increasing signs of weakness in our market. We are still in Balanced Market territory, but we moved pretty significantly towards (from 4.45 to 5.47) a Buyer’s Market (a buyer’s market […]

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  • City of Vancouver - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update - Week 41 (October 10th, 2020)

    Week 41 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (October 4th – October 10th, 2020)

    October 11, 2020

    Week 41 – Market Update This past week the overall market remained in Balanced Market territory. The months of inventory edged down slightly to 4.45 from 4.62. Sales rose to their 2nd highest weekly level of the year (234) while […]

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  • September 2020 - Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update - INFOGRAPHIC

    September 2020 – Monthly Vancouver Real Estate Update

    October 8, 2020

    Summary September isn’t usually a record month in the Vancouver real estate market. Typically, it’s a bit slower as people return to their routines after summer. There’s often a bit of a summer hang-over before the fall market really gets […]

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  • City of Vancouver - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update - Week 40 (October 3rd, 2020)

    Week 40 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (September 27th – October 3rd, 2020)

    October 5, 2020

    Week 40 – Market Update Last week the market hovered just above Seller’s Market territory. This past week, sales slowed a little (down by about 10% to 224 from a 2020 high of 249) while new listings continued to rise […]

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  • September 2020

  • City of Vancouver - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update - Week 39 (September 26th, 2020)

    Week 39 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (September 20th – September 26th, 2020)

    September 27, 2020

    Week 39 – Market Update The fall market appears to be in full swing. We set records for 2020 on all fronts (New Listings, Total Active Listings as well as Sales). It’s a positive sign to see this level of […]

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  • City of Vancouver - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update - Week 38 (September 19th, 2020)

    Week 38 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (September 13th – September 19th, 2020)

    September 21, 2020

    Week 38 – Market Update Overview The Vancouver real estate market saw higher activity levels continue in Week 38 (September 13th – September 19th, 2020). We had one quieter week for sales in the previous week, but that did not […]

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  • Week 37 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (September 6th – September 12th, 2020)

    September 13, 2020

    Week 37 – Market Update Overview After three extremely busy weeks in the Vancouver real estate market, the past week saw a shift in the pattern. The last three weeks saw inventory remain level, while sales hit highs for the […]

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  • August 2020 - Vancouver real estate monthly market update

    August 2020 – Vancouver Real Estate Market Update

    September 10, 2020

    Summary We have come a very long way since April. This August saw one of the strongest performances for the month in the last 5 years. Normally, August is one of the quietest months of the summer as everyone packs […]

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  • City of Vancouver - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Market Update - Week 36 (September 5th, 2020)

    Week 36 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (August 30th – September 5th, 2020)

    September 6, 2020

    Week 36 – Market Update Overview It was yet another busy week for Vancouver real estate. The typical pattern we usually see leading up to the Labour Day long weekend is one of subdued activity. In this unusual year, that […]

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  • August 2020

  • City of Vancouver - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 35 (August 29th, 2020)

    Week 35 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (August 23rd – August 29th, 2020)

    August 31, 2020

    Week 35 – Market Update Overview Summer vacation is most definitely over for Vancouver real estate. Week 35 continued the torrid pace set by the previous week. Both sales and new listings hit highs for 2020…reaching 227 sales this past […]

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  • City of Vancouver - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 34 (August 22nd, 2020)

    Week 34 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (August 16th – August 22nd, 2020)

    August 23, 2020

    Week 34 – Market Update Overview Well, THAT took a quick turn. After we had a dip in sales for the first couple of weeks of August, this past week reversed the trend and took a big jump forward. In […]

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  • East Vancouver - Townhouses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 33 (August 15th, 2020)

    Week 33 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (August 9th – August 15th, 2020)

    August 18, 2020

    Week 33 – Market Update Overview For a second week, sales were subdued and listings increased. The recovery in activity levels from the lows we saw in April appear to have stalled in July. August so far, has been a […]

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  • East Vancouver - Townhouses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 33 (August 8th, 2020)

    Week 32 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (August 2nd – August 8th, 2020)

    August 9, 2020

    Week 32 – Market Update Overview After a brief week of respite, inventory levels generally increased this past week once again. Meanwhile, sales numbers dipped…albeit only slightly. East Vancouver houses continue to be the market hotspot. Sales dipped here from […]

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  • July 2020 – Vancouver Real Estate Market Update

    August 8, 2020

    Summary July continued the trend of improvement in market activity. The worst month was April and since then each subsequent month has increased activity levels. Across the board, there were positive improvements over June. Sales were up 19% over the […]

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  • July 2020

  • East Vancouver - Townhouses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 30 (July 25th, 2020)

    Week 30 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (July 19th – July 25th, 2020)

    July 26, 2020

    Week 30 – Market Update Overview The keyword of the week is consistency. For the most part, the pattern established over the course of the last month has held fairly firm for the Vancouver real estate market. Sales are hovering […]

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  • East Vancouver- Townhouses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 29 (July 18th, 2020)

    Week 29 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (July 12th – July 18th, 2020)

    July 19, 2020

    Week 29 – Market Update Overview The “spring” market continues so far this summer in Vancouver,. Overall, listings rose in just about every category across the city this past week. New listings continued to come onto the market as sellers […]

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  • East Vancouver- Houses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 28 (July 11th, 2020)

    Week 28 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (July 5th – July 11th, 2020)

    July 12, 2020

    Week 28 – Market Update Overview The market continues to behave more like the early spring than summer. That seems somewhat appropriate given the weather in recent weeks…but it’s not typical of this time of year. This week saw a […]

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  • June 2020 - Vancouver Real Estate - Monthly Infographic

    June 2020 – Vancouver Real Estate Market Update

    July 6, 2020

    Summary The rebounding trend that began in May continued in June. Every indicator (except price) moved in a positive direction this past month. Sales were up nearly 60% from last month (and almost 19% from the previous year). While new […]

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  • East Vancouver - Houses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 27 (July 4th, 2020)

    Week 27 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (July 28th – July 4th, 2020)

    July 5, 2020

    Week 27 – Market Update Overview Mostly, the last week saw the trends we’ve been following in the last few weeks continue. Inventory levels are levelling while sales continue to increase. As I mentioned last week, we do need to […]

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  • June 2020

  • Vancouver West - Townhouses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 26 (June 27th, 2020)

    Week 26 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (June 21st – June 27th, 2020)

    June 28, 2020

    Week 26 – Market Update Overview This was another good week for the Vancouver real estate market. That is, at least in relative terms. Activity is significantly below what is normal for this time of year. However, across the board […]

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  • East Vancouver - Townhouses - Weekly Vancouver Real Estate Stats - Week 25 (June 20th, 2020)

    Week 25 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (June 14th – June 20th, 2020)

    June 21, 2020

    Week 25 – Market Update Overview This was another week where there were many signs of improvements in the Vancouver real estate market. Pretty much across the board there were increasing levels of activity. The boost we are seeing right […]

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  • Week 24 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (June 7th – June 13th, 2020)

    June 14, 2020

    Week 24 – Market Update Overview This past week in the Vancouver real estate market was generally flat, with marginal signs of improvement. The general trend is that sales are increasing modestly along with total active listings. For the most […]

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  • Weekly Stats - East Vancouver Townhouses - May 31 2020 - Jun 6 2020

    Week 23 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (May 31st – June 6th, 2020)

    June 7, 2020

    Week 23 – Market Update Overview If I was to characterize the week, it would be to say that it held it’s own. The market did not (generally) trend positively or negatively. So, after seeing last week improve considerably over […]

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  • May 2020 - Vancouver real estate statistics infographic

    May 2020 – Vancouver Real Estate Market Update

    June 2, 2020

    May appeared to be an improvement on April. Most indicators flashed positively for the month. Specifically, sales were up 36% from the previous month. New listings were also up strongly by 57% from April. However, total active listings held fairly […]

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  • May 2020

  • Weekly Stats - Downtown Vancouver Apartments - May 23 2020 - May 30 2020

    Week 22 – Vancouver Real Estate Week in Review (May 24th – May 30th, 2020)

    May 31, 2020

    Week 22 – Market Update Overview For the second week in a row the 22nd week of 2020 flashed some promising signals. This was by no means a good week in terms of the Vancouver real estate market. However, given […]

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  • April 2020 Vancouver Real Estate Stats

    April 2020 – Market Update – Real Estate

    May 5, 2020

    April was our first full month of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our real estate numbers reflect this reality….with sales at their lowest for the month since April 1982. While I was alive at the time, I was barely in elementary school. […]

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  • April 2020

  • March 2020 - Infographic

    March 2020 – Market Update – Real Estate

    April 7, 2020

    March was a month of two markets.  It began with a bang and ended with a fizzle. The difference? The impact of COVID-19 and social distancing. March was a good month in comparison to a year ago. The first two […]

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  • November 2019

  • November 2019 – Market Update – Real Estate

    November 14, 2019

    October 2019 Market Update With a third month of things moving in a positive direction, I think we can confidently say that the positive direction the market has taken is firmly in place. The strongest indicator is the total sales […]

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  • September 2019

  • Sep 2019 – Market Update – Real Estate

    September 6, 2019

    August 2019 Market Update Remember my commentary from last month? Things had turned positive for the first time this year, but I said just one month didn’t make a trend. Well, this past month continued the direction the market took […]

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  • August 2019

  • Aug 2019 – Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate

    August 19, 2019

    July 2019 Market Update This time of year is typically one of the quieter periods for Vancouver real estate (second only to the December – January timeframe…both coinciding with when most of our clients take vacation). Just when no one […]

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  • July 2019

  • July 2019 – Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate

    July 5, 2019

    June 2019 Market Update We hit a new high for the number of listings this year in the month of May. I’ve seen some reports making a big deal of this, but honestly I don’t believe it to be. The […]

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  • June 2019

  • June 2019 – Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate

    June 11, 2019

    May 2019 Market Update We hit a new high for the number of listings this year in the month of May. I’ve seen some reports making a big deal of this, but honestly I don’t believe it to be. The […]

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  • March 2019

  • March 2019 Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate

    March 1, 2019

    February 2019 Market Update Last month reflects a fairly natural progression of an historical pattern. Our market showed signs of coming to life in February after a fairly quiet December and January. That life was reflected in a strong uptick […]

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  • April 2018

  • April 2018 Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate

    April 13, 2018

    April 2018 Market Update   As you can see in the numbers below, we continue to see a market divided. The detached home market (primarily at higher price points) continues to be soft. We can see this with the supply […]

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  • March 2018 Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate

    April 13, 2018

    March 2018 Market Update   What was most notable in the numbers from this past month was a spike in the value of apartment (condos) from January to February 2018. In that one month, the typical condo on the Westside rose […]

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  • February 2018

  • February 2018 Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate

    February 13, 2018

    February 2018 Market Update   We are beginning 2018 very similarly to the way that 2017 began. Extremely low levels of inventory (roughly 30% below the 10 year average) as well as subdued sales (10% below the 10 year average). […]

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  • May 2017

  • 1758 East 4th Ave – This one has it all – Space, Charm, Condition, Location and Revenue!

    May 29, 2017

    This one has it all – Space, Charm, Condition, Location and Revenue! 1758 East 4th Avenue List Price: $1,298,000 | MLS#R2171208 Details: 4 bed + den, 2 bath  | 1689 sf home, 2500 sf lot For more information visit our […]

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  • April 2017

  • 3469 Anzio Drive – Cute three bedroom home on an over-sized lot

    April 24, 2017

    CUTE THREE BEDROOM HOME ON AN OVER-SIZED LOT Address: 3469 Anzio Drive | List Price: $1,349,000 Details: 3 bed, 1 bath: 892 SF Home | 4,510 SF Lot For more information visit our listing on  AlbrechtBrown.com Follow us on Facebook.com/AlbrechtBrownRealEstate […]

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  • February 2017

  • Federal Government Announces Mortgage Rule Tightening

    Regulatory Changes That Impact the Vancouver Real Estate Market

    February 3, 2017

    The Vancouver real estate market obviously does not operate in a vacuum. There are countless rules, regulations, laws and bylaws that influence our market place. In the past year or so, there have been significant changes to the regulatory environment […]

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  • February 2017 Market Update – Vancouver Real Estate Statistics

    February 2, 2017

    January 2017 Market Update Sales are down, new listings are down and so is total inventory. On all  fronts, we are at the lowest levels in the last ten years. That means that while sales are low, the amount of inventory is […]

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  • November 2016

  • Vancouver Real Estate in Historical Context

    Vancouver’s Current Real Estate Market in a Historical Context

    November 15, 2016

    Wading through the vast quantities of information available on the Vancouver real estate market can be confusing as well as daunting. In our opinion, much of that information fails to provide a long-term perspective instead focusing primarily on monthly fluctuations […]

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  • March 2016

  • RENOVATED TWO LEVEL LOFT IN THE HEART OF GASTOWN.

    March 15, 2016

      THE BUILDING, VAN HORNE is a popular loft building in the heart of Gastown.  Pets/rentals are allowed.  Courtyard garden. 1 secured parking + visitor.  Steps to the city’s most cutting-edge restaurants/ fashion boutiques + all the practical stuff – […]

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  • Beautiful Character Home in Renfrew Heights – 3129 E. 29th Ave

    March 8, 2016

    BEAUTIFULLY UPDATED, this character home is on the market for the first time in nearly 25 years. Originally moved from the Westside, you’ll notice the quality as soon as you enter. The long-term owners have taken meticulous care + love […]

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  • February 2016

  • The 2016 BC Budget and It’s Impact on Vancouver Real Estate

    February 17, 2016

    On February 16th the provincial government tabled it’s 2016 budget. As expected, there were some attempts to address the housing market in that budget. Specifically: No PTT on new construction priced under $750,000  Applies only to Canadian citizens or permanent […]

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  • Discover the “H&H” Lifestyle in the Heart of Yaletown

    February 11, 2016

    NEW LISTING 811 – 1133 Homer Street 1 Bed, 1 Bath Suite – $529,900 Lovely views across the rooftops of the Yaletown Heritage District + beyond, from this spacious 1 bedroom + solarium + flex suite. This unit boasts superior […]

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  • On the Seawall in Yaletown

    February 11, 2016

    New Listing 1507 – 1067 Marinaside Crescent Unobstructed Marina/ Waterfront views from the living room of this lovely 2 bed, 2 bath corner suite at “Quaywest”. An exceptional building that sits right on the Seawall with outstanding amenities and a […]

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