September 15, 2020 Provincial government changes strata insurance regulations These changes are intended to address rising strata insurance costs that have affected strata owners in BC. September 15, 2020 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 11, 2020 Strata insurance – where are we at? Read an update on how the Insurance Bureau of Canada has responded to unusually high insurance premiums faced by strata corporations. September 2, 2020 Home sale, listing activity continues to increase in August Home buyers and sellers remained active across Metro Vancouver, with home sale and new listing activity outpacing the region’s historical averages. August 31, 2020 Coquitlam REALTOR® recognized as a leader and trailblazer REBGV honoured Realtor Rosemary Barnes with its Professional Excellence Award. August 31, 2020 Maple Ridge REALTOR® lauded for life-saving act of kindness REBGV honoured REALTOR® Debi Pearce with the REALTORS Care® Award for donating a kidney to help the son of a client. August 25, 2020 7 ways to get the most out of small living spaces Small living spaces are a reality for more and more homeowners. But small spaces don’t have to mean small dreams. August 14, 2020 Home suite home: Making a basement suite feel like home Making the most out of a limited amount of space is a constant challenge for home owners with basement suites. August 10, 2020 Metro Vancouver housing market sees steady summer activity Home buyer and seller activity in Metro Vancouver exceeded historical levels in July. July 14, 2020 Attending an open house? Here are seven things to expect If you attend an open house, you’ll notice Realtors implementing a variety of safety measures to comply with today’s public health protocols. July 13, 2020 Curb appeal - 6 ways to improve your home's resale value Find out how to make your home more attractive for buyers. July 8, 2020 Open houses to resume in BC under new safety guidelines Learn more about these guidelines and what you can expect at an open house. July 6, 2020 Watch part two of our videos with Mortgage Broker A. Calla Angela talks about how the mortgage market is evolving. July 6, 2020 Watch Innovation Series video with Mortgage Broker A. Calla Angela discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing the mortgage market and gives you helpful advice. July 3, 2020 Steady increases in home sale and listing activity continue Home buyers and sellers have gradually become more active in each month of the COVID-19 pandemic. In June, activity returned to more typical levels. June 30, 2020 REALTORS Care®: Delivering nourishment to those in need REALTORS® have helped their communities in many ways during the COVID-19 pandemic, including helping those in need access food. June 23, 2020 Three questions with BCREA Economist Brendon Ogmundson The arrival of COVID-19 initially slowed the housing market, leading some to suggest home prices will decline longer term. Are they right? June 18, 2020 What’s happening in BC’s strata insurance market? The BC Financial Services Authority found strata insurance premiums rose by about 40 per cent, with deductibles seeing triple digit increases. June 9, 2020 REBGV joins #DifferentTogether anti-racism campaign Supporting this campaign means standing against racism and hate and promoting respect and opportunity for people from all backgrounds in BC. June 3, 2020 4 easy ways to help keep your home green clean A clean, well maintained home is not only more pleasant to live in, it can help prospective buyers see its potential, making it easier to sell.