April Market Update

Posted on May 24, 2023

Prices continue rising across Metro Vancouver as home buyer confidence returns 

With listing activity remaining below historical norms, home sales in Metro Vancouver have mounted a surprising comeback, rising near levels seen last spring, before eight consecutive interest rate hikes eroded borrowing power and brought home sales activity down along w...

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March Market Update

Posted on Apr 19, 2023

Spring brings renewed price growth across Metro Vancouver’s housing market while new listings remain dormant 

Home prices across Metro Vancouver’s housing market showed modest increases in March, while new listings remained below long-term historical averages.   

March data also indicates home sales are making a stronger than expected spring showing so...

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February Market Update

Posted on Mar 09, 2023

Below average home sales allow inventory to inch upwards 

February listing data show a continued reluctance among prospective home sellers to engage in Metro Vancouver’s housing market, leading to below-average sales activity. With sales remaining well-below historical norms, the number of available homes for sale in the region have continued inchin...

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January Market Update

Posted on Feb 21, 2023

Home sales decline below long-term averages and inventory remains low to start 2023 

Inventory remains low in Metro Vancouver while home sales dipped well below monthly historical averages in January. 
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,022 in January 2023, a 55.3 per cent de...

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2022 and December Summary

Posted on Jan 24, 2023

Rising mortgage rates brought uncertainty and caution to Metro Vancouver’s housing market in 2022 

After seeing record sales and prices during the pandemic, Metro Vancouver’s housing market experienced a year of caution in 2022 due to rising borrowing costs fueled by the Bank of Canada’s ongoing battle with inflation. 

The Real Estate Board of Greater...

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October Market Update

Posted on Nov 28, 2022

Inflation, rising interest rates create caution across Metro Vancouver’s housing market 

Home sale activity across the Metro Vancouver housing market continued to trend well below historical averages in October.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,903 in October 2022, a 45.5 p...

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