Category: Market Trends

The Fate of Eights

The number eight has a great deal of significance in the Vancouver Real Estate Market as the Wall Street Journal noted in an article on January 25, 2018. The number eight sounds like the word “prosperity” in Cantonese. Further to this, the year “2018”, when spoken out loud in Cantonese, sounds like the phrase “I […]

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New Vancouver Housing Strategy Promises 72,000 New Homes Over the Next Ten Years

Vancouver City Council voted affirmatively on November 29 to integrate a new major housing strategy. The strategy tackles necessary issues important to the integrity of Vancouver's economy and growth in addition to revitalizing low-density neighbourhoods, addressing homelessness to taming real estate speculation and growing rental housing inventory. Mayor Robertson's release stated "Housing Vancouver builds on [...] 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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