Category Archives: Vancouver Real Estate News

Latest real estate news from Vancouver BC and Canada by Jay Banks and his Vancouver Homes team

Vancouver’s Best in Home Staging

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Space Harmony Interior Maybe the home is located on a busy road. Perhaps there’s too much noise, especially during the day. Worse yet, the interior is lavished with polarizing colours any professional would cringe at. And immediately cross off a section of potential buyers. But the list of common concerns about —perhaps setbacks to selling […]

Why Do People Want to Live in Vancouver?

Why Do People Want to Live in Vancouver?

It has been a roller-coaster ride in the real estate market this entire Winter-Spring. The surge in March activity and prices has been like clanking to the top of the loop before your insides go sailing off into the stratosphere in the rush over the top. Demand is there, particularly in the detached segment, in […]

A Strong Demand for Detached Properties in March 2015

A Strong Demand for Detached Properties in March 2015

March certainly blew into the real estate market like a lion and exploded recent sales and price records in Vancouver and Toronto. Sales in Vancouver were up 26.8% above the ten year sales average for the month. Prices rose in every category but demand was noticeably strong for detached properties. The benchmark detached sale price […]

Benchmark Home Price Over $1 Million in Vancouver

Benchmark Home Price Over $1 Million in Vancouver

Yaletown Condos, George Wainborn Park by colink. Metro Vancouver housing had a banner December 2014 with the benchmark price for detached homes coming in at over $1million. This is an 8.1% increase over the same period a year earlier. The highest demand and the lowest inventory is in the detached class of housing. Bidding wars […]

Most Amazing Luxury Homes in Vancouver

Most Amazing Luxury Homes in Vancouver

The West Coast isn’t adorned with the sobriquet of “beautiful” without due cause. The West has its problems, but the picturesque views are compelling. The Rocky Mountains that extend high off in the distance, on some days, seem like fictitious towers of rock. With the gleaming water enveloping the coastline, just gazing into an inlet […]