Laneway Housing has been a term bandied about in Vancouver for some time. It was a core principal of the Eco-Density initiative that our previous mayor Sam Sullivan put forward. In theory city council approved laneway housing for Vancouver back in October 2008. However, no permits were given as the details of the building codes [...]
Another week has passed, and it’s once again time to take a snapshot of the Vancouver real estate market. This past week was slightly weaker than the previous one, but it was stellar nonetheless. The only weakness was that the number of sales fell slightly, but otherwise everything remained very strong.
New Listings – Vancouver
After seeing [...]
Fairview Vancouver Homes for Sale (Fairview Vancouver Condos only)
There were 162 Active Listings in the month of June 2009. This is down significantly from 191 seen in May 2009 and less than half the high of 328 seen in October 2008 in the Fairview community of Vancouver.
Fairview Vancouver Homes Sold (Fairview Vancouver Condos only)
Here are the Coal Harbour real estate market statistics for June, 2009.
Coal Harbour Homes for Sale (Coal Harbour Condos only) – 1892
For just the second time in the last eight months, Active Listings rose in Coal Harbour in June, 2009. Listings rose to 192 from 188 the month before. Of course, this is a very [...]
Here are the Mount Pleasant Vancouver real estate market statistics for June, 2009. Please note, that this information is for condos in the Mount Pleasant community in Vancouver East only.
Mount Pleasant Homes for Sale (Mount Pleasant Condos only) – 149
Active Listings fell once again in the month of June in the Mount Pleasant Vancouver real estate [...]
Kitsilano MLS Real Estate Statistics – June 2009
June 2009 was the second strongest June of all time in the Vancouver real estate market. Kitsilano mirrored much of the rest of the city, with another strong month.
Kitsilano Homes for Sale (Kitsilano Condos only) – 168
Another month passes, and we have another annual low for Active Listings. [...]
It was beginning to look as though the slower summer season had settled into the Vancouver real estate market. These two weeks were still strong, but only appeared weaker compared to the incredibly strong weeks that had led up to them. This past week reversed that trend and Vancouver saw yet another incredibly strong week.
June 2009 in Vancouver real estate was yet another strong month. In fact, it was the second strongest June on record. We saw inventory levels (active listings) continue to fall while demand (sales) strengthened.
Downtown Vancouver Homes for Sale (Downtown Vancouver Condos only) – 462
After three consecutive months of declining Active Listings we finally saw a [...]
May 2009 was a very strong month in the Vancouver real estate market. In my regular series of updates, we now turn our attention to the Vancouver neighborhood of Grandview (Commercial Drive) where the trend played out. However, the Grandview market has not been as strong as many communities in Vancouver.
Grandview Homes for Sale (Grandview [...]
In the previous week it began to look as though we might have started to see the usual summer doldrums settle into the Vancouver real estate market. This past week looks to reinforce that trend in some ways, notably in the drop of Sales.
New Listings – Vancouver
After falling twice in the previous three weeks, New [...]