Mike’s Blog for Home Buyers

Rendering of new Kitsilano pre-sale condos and renovated Hollywood Theatre.

The Hollywood Residences – Availability, Plans, Prices

At a Glance located at 3133 West Broadway in Kitsilano 6-storey, mixed-use concrete mid-rise 40 condominiums 4,423 sq ft of new ground floor retail space restoration & operation of Hollywood Theatre in the heart of Kits commercial district excellent walkability, frequent transit service Cultural Revival The Hollywood Residences is an exciting new mixed-use development in Vancouver's vibrant Kitsilano neighbourhood on the city's West Side. The six-storey mid-rise will contain 4,423 sq ft of ground floor commercial space and 40 market strata residential units on the remaining five storeys, of which 52% are suitable for families. Part of the development plan… Find out more

Proposed Shaughnessy townhouse development at Granville & 29th.

4575 Granville – Plans, Availability, Prices

At a Glance located in Vancouver's upscale Shaughnessy neighbourhood 21 stacked townhouses in two buildings private patios & rooftop decks near prestigious private schools convenient connections to airport & downtown walking distance to VanDusen Botanical Garden close to South Granville shops & restaurants The New Shaughnessy First Shaughnessy is an exclusive Vancouver neighbourhood that was established by the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1907 for the homes of the city's elite. Its large properties and elegant, tree-lined streets were of such great appeal that in the late 1920s and early 1930s, adjacent land was developed as Second and Third Shaughnessy. Here,… Find out more

Cambie Gardens Phase I – Availability, Prices, Plans

At a Glance located at the corner of Cambie & 59th 2 mixed-use towers 307 market residences 7 townhomes part of master-planned community community health centre YMCA with 25-metre pool & therapeutic pool 69-space child care facility 2.5-acre park New Heart of the City Introducing a new standard of living on Vancouver's West Side. Cambie Gardens encompasses a flawless harmony of new homes, architecture, green space, and connectivity in one master-planned community. Phase I on Parcel A of the Pearson Dogwood site, at the northwest corner of Cambie Street and West 59th Avenue, is coming soon. It encompasses 22-storey and… Find out more

Artist rendering of Earl, the latest Vancouver townhouse project by Vicini Homes.

Earl by Vicini – Availability, Prices, Plans

At a Glance situated in a desirable neighbourhood six 3-bedroom townhomes from 1,451 - 1,460 sq ft ideal for young families near elementary & secondary schools just steps from to 29th Avenue Skytrain station close to popular restaurants & shops on Kingsway easy access to neighbourhood park amenities Live Urban Earl is a collection of six spectacular Vancouver townhomes just steps away from Slocan Park and the 29th Avenue Skytrain station. Schools, green space, shopping and restaurants, transportation, culture and diversity – all the important things have been considered. The homes at Earl feature an open concept layout with chef-worthy… Find out more

The latest Cambie Collection presale condominiums by Pennyfarthing Development on Vancouver's West Side.

4138 Cambie – Availability, Plans, Prices

At a Glance centrally-located at Cambie & King Edward 6-storey residential building & 2-storey townhouses luxurious 2- and 3-bedroom homes short walk to Queen Elizabeth Park near Hillcrest Community Centre minutes from Oakridge Centre shopping steps to King Edward Canada Line station close to Cambie Village commercial district Cambie Convenience This new addition to Pennyfarthing Development's Cambie Collection is a 6-storey residential building with two detached 2-storey laneway townhouses. Located next door to The Grayson (sold out), also by Pennyfarthing, 4138 Cambie aims to present a well-proportioned, timeless appearance in a contemporary manner. A well-articulated building form dominated by brick… Find out more

February 2018 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Package with Charts & Graphs

 Home buyers were less active in February Home buyers were less active in February VANCOUVER, BC – March 2, 2018 – Metro Vancouver* home sales dipped below the long- term historical average in February. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in the region totalled 2,207 in February 2018, a nine per cent decrease from the 2,424 sales recorded in February 2017, and a 21.4 per cent increase compared to January 2018 when 1,818 homes sold. Last month’s sales were 14.4 per cent below the 10-year February sales average. By property type, detached… Find out more