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 10, 2020 Metro Vancouver housing market sees steady summer activity Home buyer and seller activity in Metro Vancouver exceeded historical levels in July. 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 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 2, 2020 Prices steady, buyers/sellers comfortable in today’s market Metro Vancouver home prices have remained steady since provincial health officials implemented physical distancing requirements in March. May 5, 2020 Innovation: How REALTORS® advise clients in today’s market Physical distancing requirements we’re all trying to follow isn’t the only change that COVID-19 is causing in the real estate market. May 4, 2020 Home sales and listings down in April amid COVID-19 While limited by COVID-19, REALTORS® are fast adopting new tools and practices to help advise, inform and serve their clients in a responsible way. April 22, 2020 How to work with a REALTOR® during the pandemic REBGV President Ashley Smith was on Global BC’s Open House to share how home buyers and sellers can work with their Realtor during COVID-19. April 2, 2020 How the rental freeze, eviction ban could affect you The provincial government brought a new Rental Tenancy Order into effect, restricting rent increases and evictions during COVID-19. April 2, 2020 Home buyers and sellers adjust plans amid changing times Metro Vancouver’s housing market saw steady demand to begin March, and a levelling of activity near the end as concerns about COVID-19 intensified. March 26, 2020 Provincial government lists REALTORS® as essential service Find out what this means to you as a home buyer or seller. March 18, 2020 How will COVID-19 affect the housing market? Economists and elected leaders agree that the COVID-19 pandemic will cause economic activity to slow, which will likely impact the housing market. March 3, 2020 Steady demand and low supply benefits home sellers February saw steady home buyer demand and reduced home seller supply across Metro Vancouver. February 3, 2020 Home sale activity up, supply down to start 2020 Home buyer demand increased in January compared to this time last year, while the supply of homes listed declined below historical averages. January 24, 2020 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. January 8, 2020 Metro Vancouver assessments down with exceptions Assessed values for homes throughout Greater Vancouver decreased except for detached housing in Whistler, Pemberton, and Squamish. January 6, 2020 Home sales decline below long-term averages in 2019 The Metro Vancouver housing market experienced below average sales activity and moderate price declines in 2019. December 3, 2019 Metro Vancouver home sales return to typical levels After a quieter first half of 2019, home buyer activity has returned to more historically typical levels in Metro Vancouver. November 4, 2019 Home buyer activity increases in October The Metro Vancouver housing market is experiencing a fall pickup in home sale activity. October 3, 2019 Increased demand helps reach balanced housing market Home buyer demand has returned to more historically typical levels in Metro Vancouver* over the last three months.