July 19, 2021 Commercial real estate activity rises in Q1 2021 The increased activity in the Lower Mainland’s commercial real estate market carried into the first quarter (Q1) of 2021. July 5, 2021 June market continues shift to steady activity While still elevated, home sale and listing activity in Metro Vancouver has eased from the record-setting pace seen earlier this year. June 2, 2021 Metro Vancouver home sales start to slow in May The Metro Vancouver housing market saw steady activity in May, a shift back from record-breaking activity in the earlier spring months. May 4, 2021 Supply response emerges in Metro Vancouver’s housing market Home sellers have become increasingly active in Metro Vancouver’s housing market this spring in response to heightened demand and rising home values. April 19, 2021 Commercial real estate regained momentum to end 2020 Sales in the Lower Mainland’s commercial real estate market slowed in early 2020 as COVID-19 took hold and rebounded in the second half of the year. April 2, 2021 March home sales and new listings set records Home buyer and seller activity reached unprecedented levels across Metro Vancouver in March. March 26, 2021 Largest year-over-year price increases The five areas in our region with the largest year-over-year price increases might surprise you. March 2, 2021 Home buyer competition intensifies across Metro Vancouver Intense competition amongst home buyers is putting upward pressure on home prices across Metro Vancouver’s* housing market. February 2, 2021 Home buyer demand remains elevated across Metro Vancouver In the first month of 2021, Metro Vancouver’s housing market continued with home sale activity outpacing the supply of homes listed for sale. December 10, 2020 Commercial real estate sales decline in the second quarter The Lower Mainland’s commercial real estate market experienced fewer sales while dollar values fluctuated in Q2 2020. 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.