July 19, 2021 Commercial real estate activity rises in Q1 2021 The increased activity in the Lower Mainland’s commercial real estate market carried into the first quarter (Q1) of 2021. July 16, 2021 Buyers’ | sellers’ contractual obligations explained Buyers and sellers with signed contracts that are legally binding have many contractual obligations. July 8, 2021 It’s easy being green: here are 5 lawn alternatives Lawn alternatives that help bees, save water, eliminate chaffer beetles, and more! July 5, 2021 June market continues shift to steady activity While still elevated, home sale and listing activity in Metro Vancouver has eased from the record-setting pace seen earlier this year. June 30, 2021 Home security – 11 tips to protect your belongings It’s summertime and the living is easy, especially for potential thieves. Here’s some advice on how to protect your home. June 23, 2021 Vancouver REALTOR® honoured for commitment to local causes REBGV recognised REALTOR® Michelle Porter with the REALTORS Care® Award for her volunteer work with charities in Metro Vancouver. June 18, 2021 COVID-19 safety protocols remain in place for now For the time being, current pandemic safety practices for Realtors and their clients haven't changed. June 16, 2021 Grants of $5,600 to make homes energy efficient Here's how to apply for the grant offered by the federal government. June 4, 2021 Stratas: Maintenance fees and special levies What are strata maintenance fees and special levies and how are they determined? June 2, 2021 Metro Vancouver home sales start to slow in May The Metro Vancouver housing market saw steady activity in May, a shift back from record-breaking activity in the earlier spring months. May 4, 2021 Supply response emerges in Metro Vancouver’s housing market Home sellers have become increasingly active in Metro Vancouver’s housing market this spring in response to heightened demand and rising home values. April 29, 2021 Q&A: Tips for home buyers in today’s hectic housing market Here's what hopeful home buyers need to know to successfully navigate Metro Vancouver’s hectic housing market. April 27, 2021 What's a non-conforming strata? If you’ve heard the term “non-conforming strata” before, there’s something you should know: There’s no such thing. Find out why. April 19, 2021 Commercial real estate regained momentum to end 2020 Sales in the Lower Mainland’s commercial real estate market slowed in early 2020 as COVID-19 took hold and rebounded in the second half of the year. April 16, 2021 Real estate regulators advise due diligence in busy market In an active market, seeking professional advice from a REALTOR® is more important than ever. April 14, 2021 Here are seven strata terms you should know If you’re looking to own a strata home, make sure you’re familiar with related terminology. Here’s a guide to some of those terms. April 12, 2021 Are BC home owners protected against title fraud? Two rare fraud attempts highlight protection for home owners. April 9, 2021 New minimum qualifying rate for uninsured mortgages proposed OFSI has begun consultation on a proposed increase to the minimum qualifying rate for uninsured mortgages. April 2, 2021 March home sales and new listings set records Home buyer and seller activity reached unprecedented levels across Metro Vancouver in March. March 26, 2021 Largest year-over-year price increases The five areas in our region with the largest year-over-year price increases might surprise you.