Skip to content

Real Estate News

Poll: Do legal weed and nearby dispensaries devalue a home?

Poll: Do legal weed and nearby dispensaries devalue a home?

Nearly a year on from legalization, survey asks owners and renters how they feel about cannabis in homes and nearby dispensaries
Bottomed out? Metro Vancouver home sales leap 46.3 per cent

Bottomed out? Metro Vancouver home sales leap 46.3 per cent

Market balances with transactions on par with 10-year September average; prices still correcting
Five-year fixed rates to drop to 2.77%, then hold steady: BCREA

Five-year fixed rates to drop to 2.77%, then hold steady: BCREA

Canadian mortgage rates are still falling, but will then level off for at least a year, predicts association
B.C.'s first surf park proposed for South Britannia

B.C.'s first surf park proposed for South Britannia

New development proposal for south of Squamish revealed at Sept. 21 open house
Cannabis stores available to purchase for first time on B.C.’s MLS

Cannabis stores available to purchase for first time on B.C.’s MLS

Commercial brokerage aims to capitalize on growing marijuana market
Speculation and vacancy tax still open to change: finance minister

Speculation and vacancy tax still open to change: finance minister

Carole James in Vancouver to meet with mayors of affected municipalities to discuss impact of tax on communities; working with housing ministry on various policy decisions
B.C. home sales ‘continue to recover’ from policy shock: BCREA

B.C. home sales ‘continue to recover’ from policy shock: BCREA

Residential transactions are higher than a year ago but still down compared with pre-mortgage stress test activity
REW.ca expands home search site across Canada

REW.ca expands home search site across Canada

Real Estate Wire ( REW.ca ), the leading Canadian real estate portal for listings, new home developments, and agent connections and insights, today announced the launch of its nation-wide availability.
One in five Millennial home buyers commits mortgage fraud: survey

One in five Millennial home buyers commits mortgage fraud: survey

Nearly 20 per cent of young buyers inflate income on mortgage application, and nearly a quarter of Millennials say that’s OK, finds Equifax
This is the most a landlord can raise your rent next year

This is the most a landlord can raise your rent next year

Province announces max rent hike percentage for 2020