Home seller supply grows as demand declines

By Success-Sells on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 or in REBGV Updates. No Comments

With home sale activity dipping below long-term historical averages, the supply of homes for sale in Metro Vancouver reached a three-year high in June. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,425 in June 2018, a 37.7 per cent decline from the 3,893 sales recorded […]


Single homes in Metro Vancouver nudge mark where prices can fall: board

By Success-Sells on Friday, June 22nd, 2018 or in News. No Comments

Home sales across Metro Vancouver tumbled last month, when compared with May 2017 and the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says that raises the potential of lower prices for some types of homes. The board says 2,833 properties sold in its region in May, a 35.1 per cent plunge from sales recorded in the […]


Reduced demand is allowing housing supply to accumulate

By Success-Sells on Monday, June 4th, 2018 or in REBGV Updates. No Comments

Home buyer demand continues to decline across the Metro Vancouver housing market. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in the region totalled 2,833 in May 2018, a 35.1 per cent decrease from the 4,364 sales recorded in May 2017, and a 9.8 per cent increase compared to April […]


5 Things to Consider When Buying a Waterfront Property

By Success-Sells on Friday, May 25th, 2018 or in Lifestyle. No Comments

In storms or sunshine, fresh water or coastal, relaxing inside or enjoying the breeze rippling in off the water on a dock, there is nothing that can match the feeling of a home on the waterfront. Whether it’s your retirement dream, vacation spot, or your primary residence, there are a few caveats that can come […]


Vancouvers Highest Valued Neighbourhoods

By Success-Sells on Friday, May 18th, 2018 or in Lifestyle. No Comments

Vancouver’s charms are multifaceted. There’s the coastal mountains careening around the North Shore and up the Sea to Sky highway; the reaching reflective towers of the downtown area; the gardens and colourful rose bushes of the city’s west side—and that’s only accounting for surface aesthetics. Vancouver and its neighbouring municipalities are well known for many […]


Top Private Schools in Vancouver by Neighbourhood

By Success-Sells on Friday, May 11th, 2018 or in Lifestyle. No Comments

Vancouver is a city of stunning oceanside parks, unrivalled local mountains, and mild weather year-round—no wonder it’s ranked as one of the world’s most liveable cities. It also boasts all of the top-ranked private schools in British Columbia—meaning there’s no shortage of outstanding education options to choose from. Shaughnessy York House School — Girls, Elementary […]


Can the Stress Test Impact Your Decision to Purchase an Investment Property?

By Success-Sells on Friday, May 4th, 2018 or in Lifestyle. No Comments

Are you considering purchasing an investment property? The right piece of real estate is a great way to grow your financial portfolio while also potentially earning rental income. However, the recent introduction of a mandatory stress test to the mortgage qualification process means that certain buyers may need to reconsider their options. What Is the […]