Category: British Columbia Real Estate

Victoria Gains Attention from Unexpected Buyers

It is no secret that the Vancouver housing market has seen an increase in home prices lately. However, the Victoria market is also seeing higher home prices in recent months. The market in Victoria has become increasingly popular as people originally looking in Vancouver have started to settle in Victoria instead. Victoria Real Estate Board… Read more »

Millennials in the Canadian Housing Market

Millennials in Canada, the United States, and many other countries, have struggled to afford homes. Many millennials have not committed to home ownership because of cost alone. The Vancouver housing market, specifically, has some expensive homes in the running that millennials cannot afford. However, a third of Canadian millennials now own a home, but according… Read more »

How to Move With Your Pet

Moving can be a difficult task. You have to pack a ton of boxes, sort through all of your belongings, changes you address, and much more. If you are moving with a pet, you have another obstacle on your hands. Moving with a pet can be difficult and it is important to understand how to… Read more »

Vancouver Housing Market Sees Prices Decrease

Vancouver has been well-known over the past few years for having a high priced housing market. In fact, for quite some time Vancouver had the highest real estate prices within the region, where a two-story house averaged around $1.6 million. However, as new mortgage restrictions are applied to applications and new taxes are put into… Read more »

What 2017 Home Buyers Should Consider

If you are looking to purchase a home within the next few months, there are several things you should be keeping in mind as 2017 approaches. Understand Your Budget Many people often purchase the home that is pleasing to their eye rather than their budget. Spending too much money on a house is a common… Read more »

Tiny Houses Taking Canada By Storm

If you have paid attention to the media in the past year, you have likely noticed very small homes in magazines, newspapers, and Facebook posts. These homes, frequently referred to as “tiny houses” are sweeping the housing market, mainly in the United States and Canada. The “Tiny House Movement” is a social movement where people… Read more »

Canadian Cities Women Should Consider

A study recently conducted by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) revealed the top cities in Canada for women to reside in. The study was conducted by Kate McInturff, who is a top senior researcher at CCPA. ] The study considered a variety of factors, including: Economic security Personal security Education Access to health… Read more »