Category: Lorne Goldman Reviews

Lorne Goldman reviews from past Vancouver real estate clients. Lorne Goldman is a top ranking real estate agent in Vancouver BC. View these Lorne Goldman reviews and see why he’s a top choice for you next real estate transaction!

Canadian Interest Rates Soaring

Take a Hike: Why Canadian Interest Rates Are Soaring

In 2009, Canadian interest rates fell to a historic low of 0.25% in response to the global recession. Now, after several years of super-low interest rates, Canada’s economic outlook is strong. In turn, the Bank of Canada’s lending rates are going back up. For people with mortgages or looking to get a mortgage, rising interest rates can cause […]

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Lorne Goldman Reviews New Property Assessments

Lorne Goldman Reviews | New Property Assessments by BC Assessment

The headline in Vancouver Sun January 3, 2018 reads, “Value Hikes Enter the Strata-sphere”. This article pertains to the new property assessments produced by BC Assessment. This provincial government office was established in 1974 and currently employs 747 people to develop and maintain real property assessments throughout British Columbia. Of interest is the question of [...] Read More

A Review of Fall Vancouver Real Estate Activity

October 2017 saw interesting activity in the Vancouver market that may be the repercussion of the federal government announcement to tighten mortgage requirements sending motivated buyers scrambling to enter the market before changes commence January 1st, 2018. WHAT IS A MORTGAGE STRESS TEST? Currently, a buyer becomes an uninsured borrower when they put down more [...] Read More
Vancouver Real Estate Sold Prices

Lorne Goldman Reviews | Real Estate Sold Prices & The Future of the Market

Vancouver real estate sold prices say a lot about the future of the market. Consistently rated one of the world’s best cities to live in, renowned for innovative programs of sustainability, and awarded the honor of being the tenth cleanest city in the world — Vancouver is an incredible place to call home. With a booming economic […]

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Lorne Goldman Reviews | February 2017 Benchmark Home Price Index for Vancouver

Reluctance amongst Metro Vancouver* home sellers is impacting sale and price activity throughout the region’s housing market. Residential home sales in the region Residential home sales in the region totalled 2,425 in February 2017. This is a 41.9 per cent decrease from the record 4,172 homes sold in February 2016 and an increase of 59.2 […]

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