Be in the know in 2019!  Fairview condo & real estate blog 

Fairview condo sales drop in August but prices remain high

Posted on Sep 05, 2019

Fairview’s condo and townhouse real estate market has been cooling off in recent months after being a very hot neighbourhood for demand for many months. August saw a sustained high level of Inventory and a significant decrease in sales over July but prices remain high and are rose during the month.

How do we know? List to Sales Ratio

A buyer’s marke...

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Fairview leads Westside neighbourhoods in market activity in May

Posted on Jun 11, 2019

The Fairview condo market was the busiest market on Vancouver’s Westside in May and currently in a Seller’s market.

How do we know? List to Sales Ratio 

  • A buyer’s market has a 0-12% list to sales ratio
  • A balanced market has a 12-20% list to sales ratio
  • A seller’s market has a 21% or greater list to sales ratio

Fairview real estate in May had a 21% list...

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Fairview condo market busy while other neighbourhoods cooling

Posted on May 02, 2019

The Fairview condo market remained active with buyers in April and is currently in a “sellers” market.

How do we know? List to Sales Ratio 

  • A buyer’s market has a 0-12% list to sales ratio
  • A balanced market has a 12-20% list to sales ratio
  • A seller’s market has a 21% or greater list to sales ratio

Fairview real estate in April had a 25% list to sales ra...

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Sales in March weak as housing policies continue to have impact on buyer demand

Posted on Apr 08, 2019

Metro Vancouver home sales dipped to the lowest levels seen in March in more than three decades.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,727 in March 2019, a 31.4 per cent decrease from the 2,517 sales recorded in March 2018, and a 16.4 per cent increase from the 1,484 homes sol...

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Highlights & Perspective on the 2019 Federal Budget & Housing

Posted on Mar 21, 2019




Improving Affordability Today: Support for First-Time Home Buyers

To help make homeownership more affordable for first-time home buyers, Budget 2019 introduces the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive.

  • The Incentive would allow eligible first-time home buyers who have the minimum down payment for an insured mortgage to apply to finance a portion of their...

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Buyers in control in February as housing sales remain low

Posted on Mar 08, 2019

The Metro Vancouver housing market saw increased supply from home sellers and below average demand from home buyers in February.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,484 in February 2019, a 32.8 per cent decrease from the 2,207 sales recorded in February 2018, and a 34.5 per...

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