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

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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Fairview condos & townhomes see 61% increase in median prices in last 5 years

Posted on Feb 24, 2019


The Fairview neighbourhood of Vancouver's Westside saw median prices increase by 61% for condos and townhomes since 2014. Know for its exceptional city views and central location Fairview has long been a popular destination for those looking to buy a condo or townhome in Vancouver. The median price in 2014 in Fairview for a condo or townhome was $5...

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Open houses busier but buyers still taking "wait & see" approach - REBGV

Posted on Feb 11, 2019



Home listings continue to increase across all housing categories in the Metro Vancouver housing market while home buyer activity remains below historical averages.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,103 in January 2019, a 39.3 per cent decrease from the 1,818 sales recorded...

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