August 3, 2022 Home buyer demand continues to ease across region The housing market has entered a new cycle marked by quieter home buyer demand and a gradual rise in the supply of homes for sale. July 11, 2022 It’s easy being green: here are 5 lawn alternatives Lawn alternatives that help bees, save water, eliminate chaffer beetles, and more! July 5, 2022 Home listings up, sales down and prices starting to decrease With interest rates and housing supply increasing, home buyers are operating in a changing marketplace. June 23, 2022 Commercial market begins with steady sales, higher prices A steady start to the 2022 commercial real estate market. June 3, 2022 Property taxes 101 Property tax notices are sent in June and are due the first or second business day in July, depending on the municipality. June 2, 2022 Spring brings calmer housing market in Metro Vancouver Home sale activity has returned to more typical seasonal levels in Metro Vancouver this spring due, in large part, to rising interest rates. May 26, 2022 Mortgage broker: mortgage, interest rate, stress test advice Check out what local mortgage broker Angela Calla said about what’s happening in the mortgage market today. (3 minute read) May 19, 2022 Great grants and rebates for home buyers, sellers, owners Get a break from the costs of buying or owning a home with these programs. May 4, 2022 Home buyer demand returning to more typical levels Home buyer demand in Metro Vancouver returned to more historically typical levels in April. April 29, 2022 What are the buying costs of a home? Check out the additional costs of buying a home. April 18, 2022 Curb appeal - 6 ways to improve your home's resale value Find out how to make your home more attractive for buyers. April 6, 2022 How to find a solid strata property Seven things to check before buying a strata property. April 4, 2022 Calmer than last spring, home buyer demand remains elevated While down from last year’s record numbers, home sale activity in Metro Vancouver’s housing market remained elevated in March. March 31, 2022 Commercial real estate sales heightened in 2021 Review the 2021 year-end stats for the Lower Mainland's commercial real estate market. March 29, 2022 Three questions with mortgage expert Angela Calla Angela Calla discusses trends, rate increases, and reverse mortgages. March 2, 2022 Listings inch up, demand steady, and price gains continue The Metro Vancouver housing market saw steady home sales activity, modest increases in home listings and continued upward trends in pricing. February 18, 2022 No SVT exemption for owners of vacant stratas Owners of strata property in buildings with rental restrictions are no longer exempt from the BC Speculation and Vacancy Tax. February 18, 2022 Metro Vancouver regulates wood burning fireplaces and stoves Metro Vancouver is regulating wood burning fireplaces and stoves to reduce pollution. Find out how this could affect you. February 2, 2022 Low supply keeps upward pressure on home prices The first month of 2022 saw home sales decrease from last year’s record-setting pace, while low supply continued to cause home prices to edge higher. January 24, 2022 Commercial real estate recovery continued in Q3 2021 The increased activity seen in the Lower Mainland’s commercial real estate in the first half of 2021 carried into the third quarter of the year.