Mike’s Blog for Home Sellers

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

Fewer home sales and listings in the first quarter of 2018 Home buyers and sellers were less active in Metro Vancouver throughout the first quarter of 2018. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,517 in March 2018, a 29.7 per cent decrease from the 3,579 sales recorded in March 2017, and a 14 per cent increase compared to February 2018 when 2,207 homes sold. Last month’s sales were 23 per cent below the 10-year March sales average. There were 6,542 home sales on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in… 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

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

Home buyer demand depends on property type Attached and apartment homes are in demand across Metro Vancouver while detached home buyers are facing less competition today. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,818 in January 2018, a 19.4 per cent increase from the 1,523 sales recorded in January 2017, and a 9.8 percent decrease compared to December 2017 when 2,016 homes sold. Last month’s sales were 7.1 per cent above the 10-year January sales average. By property type, detached sales were down 24.8 per cent from the 10-year January… Find out more

December 2017 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Package with Charts & Graphs

 Steady sales and diminished listings characterize 2017 for the Metro Vancouver housing market VANCOUVER, BC – January 3, 2018 – After reaching record levels in 2015 and 2016, Metro Vancouver* home sales returned to more historically normal levels in 2017. Home listings, on the other hand, came in several thousand units below typical activity. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that sales of detached, attached and apartment properties reached 35,993 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in 2017, a 9.9 per cent decrease from the 39,943 sales recorded in 2016, and a 15 per cent decrease… Find out more

November 2017 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Package with Charts & Graphs

November 2017 rebgv stats mike stewart real estate agent from Mike Stewart Metro Vancouver continues to experience above-average demand and below-average supply Metro Vancouver* saw modest home listing changes and steady demand in November. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,795 in November 2017, a 26.2 per cent increase from the 2,214 sales recorded in November 2016, and a 7.5 per cent decrease compared to October 2017 when 3,022 homes sold. Last month’s sales were 17 per cent above the 10-year November sales average. “We’re seeing steady demand in… Find out more

September 2017 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Package with Charts & Graphs

September 2017 rebgv statistics package mike stewart realtor from Mike Stewart Home buyer demand continues to differ based on housing type Apartment and townhome activity is outpacing the detached home market across Metro Vancouver. This activity helped push total residential sales above the historical average in September. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in the region totalled 2,821 in September 2017, a 25.2 per cent increase from the 2,253 sales recorded in September 2016, and a 7.3 per cent decrease compared to August 2017 when 3,043 homes sold. Last month’s sales were 13.1… Find out more