December 4, 2023 Balanced conditions come to housing market for holiday time A steady increase in housing inventory offers home buyers among the largest selection to choose from since 2021. November 2, 2023 Metro Vancouver housing market holds steady in October Increase in newly listed properties provides more choice to home buyers, but sales remain below long-term averages. October 6, 2023 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. October 4, 2023 As inventory increases, price gains relent for fall season Due to an increase in the number of homes listed and higher mortgage rates, prices gaines have slowed. September 13, 2023 Commercial Leading Indicator jumps in Q2-2023 BCREA's article describes the economic activity in commercial real estate during Q2. September 5, 2023 Seasonal slowdown brings price stability to Metro Vancouver Higher borrowing affecting housing market, with price gains cooling and sales slowing along the typical seasonal pattern. August 29, 2023 Taking care of your yard during a heat wave and drought Here's how to make your lawn and garden look good when the weather isn't. August 2, 2023 Strong sales push home prices past July rate hike Home prices across all home types rose again in July, as strong sales figures continue to push up against low levels of housing inventory. July 11, 2023 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. July 5, 2023 Home prices continue to rise to kick off summer The benchmark price for all home types increases again this month as buyers vie for a limited number of homes for sale. July 4, 2023 Commercial real estate market down in Q1 2023 Commercial real estate sales and dollar volumes had a slow start to 2023, with year-over-year declines across all property types. June 28, 2023 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 5, 2023 Competition heats up among buyers as summer arrives The housing market is showing signs of heating up as summer arrives, with prices increasing for the sixth consecutive month. May 29, 2023 What is the home owner grant and how do I get it? The Home Owner Grant will save you money on your taxes. May 18, 2023 Grants of $5,600 to make homes energy efficient Here's how to apply for the grant offered by the federal government. May 15, 2023 Asbestos exposure remains a risk in older homes If you own, or are looking to buy, a pre-1990s home, you’ll need to understand the risks of asbestos. May 13, 2023 Know the rules when insuring secondary suites If you’re a home owner who has a secondary suite, it’s important to let your insurer know and to buy insurance to cover it. May 11, 2023 New exemptions to strata age restriction bylaws The new exemptions include future children, dependents, and spouses/partners. May 10, 2023 It's time to test your smoke detector How to make sure your smoke detector is protecting you. May 2, 2023 Prices continue rising as home buyer confidence returns With listing activity remaining below historical norms, home sales in Metro Vancouver have mounted a surprising comeback.