September 7, 2021 7 ways to get ready for fall Sure signs that fall’s coming are shorter days and the start of school. It's also time to begin preparing our homes for oncoming cooler weather. September 2, 2021 Summer sees home listing supply decline in Metro Vancouver While home buyers have remained active in Metro Vancouver throughout the summer, the supply of homes for sale has declined steadily since June. September 1, 2021 What's the difference between a buyer's and seller's market? Some terms describing the housing market are frequently used, and here's what they mean. August 30, 2021 Important new rules for contaminated sites Amendments to BC’s EMA and CSR came into force this year. They include new requirements for property used for industrial and commercial purposes. August 18, 2021 Home insurance and wildfire season: What you need to know During this crisis, it’s important to understand what you should expect from your insurance. August 12, 2021 REALTORS Care® raises $15,000 for housing charities The REALTORS Care® Shelter Drive raised $15,000 for three housing charities in Metro Vancouver over a challenging year during the pandemic. August 4, 2021 Steady sales, reduced listings, steady home prices in July Metro Vancouver’s housing market saw more moderate sales, listings and pricing trends in July compared to the activity throughout the pandemic. 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.