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. September 6, 2019 Metro Vancouver housing market sees summer uptick in sales Home buyer activity increased to more typical levels in Metro Vancouver* throughout the summer months. August 2, 2019 Home sales increase in July Home buyer demand picked up across Metro Vancouver last month, making July the second highest selling month so far this year. June 17, 2019 What does Metro Vancouver’s housing supply look like? In the past few years, Metro Vancouver’s housing market was woefully under supplied, but what does it look like now? May 2, 2019 Housing market sees reduced demand, increased supply Decreased demand continues to allow the supply of homes for sale to accumulate across the Metro Vancouver housing market. April 2, 2019 Prospective home buyers remain on the sidelines in March Metro Vancouver home sales dipped to the lowest levels seen in March in more than three decades.