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January 2024 Market Insights
Thursday, February 8, 2024
Conditions in January began shifting back in favour of sellers as the pace of newly listed properties didn't keep up with home sales. (2:33 minute video)
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December 2023 Market Insights
Tuesday, January 9, 2024
Housing market ends 2023 with a balanced market, but totals mask surprising resilience despite highest borrowing costs in over a decade. (2:27 minute video)
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November 2023 Market Insights
Monday, December 11, 2023
A steady increase in housing inventory offers home buyers among the largest selection to choose from since 2021. (2:19 minute video)
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October 2023 Market Insights
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Increase in newly listed properties providing more choice to home buyers, but sales remain below long-term averages.
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September 2023 Market Insights
Tuesday, October 10, 2023
Due to an increase in the number of homes listed and higher mortgage rates, prices gains have slowed.
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August 2023 Market Insights
Wednesday, September 6, 2023
Higher borrowing costs begin to affect the housing market, with price gains cooling and sales slowing along the typical seasonal pattern. (2:25 minute video)
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July 2023 Market Insights
Tuesday, August 8, 2023
Home prices for all home types rose again as strong sales push up against low housing inventory. (2:22 minute video)
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June 2023 Market Insights
Wednesday, July 12, 2023
The benchmark price for all home types increases again this month as buyers vie for a limited number of homes for sale.
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May 2023 Market Insights
Thursday, June 8, 2023
The housing market is showing signs of heating up as summer arrives, with prices increasing for the sixth consecutive month.
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April 2023 Market Insights
Thursday, May 4, 2023
With listing activity remaining below historical norms, home sales in Metro Vancouver have mounted a surprising comeback. (1 minute read, 2:14 minute video)
Working with a REALTOR®
What’s the Disclosure form that REALTORS® are asking you to sign?
Friday, April 28, 2023
When buying or selling a home, Realtors have to inform you, up front, about your representation options. This is what the DORTS form is for. (3 minute read)
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March 2023 Market Insights
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
Home prices showed modest increases in March, while new listings remained below long-term historical averages. (1 minute read, 2:24 video)
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February 2023 Market Insights
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Below average home sales allow inventory to inch upwards. (2:13 video)
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January 2023 Market Insights
Friday, February 10, 2023
Home sales decline below long-term averages and inventory remains low. (2:09 video)
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December 2022 Market Insights
Monday, January 9, 2023
Rising mortgage rates brought uncertainty and caution in 2022 to Metro Vancouver housing markets. (2:28 minute video)
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November 2022 Market Insights
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
While typically a quiet month of market activity, November home sale and listing totals lagged below long-term averages.
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October 2022 Market Insights
Monday, November 7, 2022
Home sale activity continued to trend well below historical averages in October. (2:21 video)
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September 2022 Market Insights
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Metro Vancouver saw more home sellers and fewer buyers in September. (Video 2:20 minutes)
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August 2022 Market Insights
Thursday, September 8, 2022
Metro Vancouver’s housing market is experiencing a quieter summer season marked by reduced sale and listing activity. (2:16 minute video)
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July 2022 Market Insights
Monday, August 8, 2022
REBGV Chair Daniel John discusses how home buyer demand continues to ease across Metro Vancouver.
Editorial
REBGV brings on Andrew Lis as new economist
Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Andrew is an applied economist and data scientist specializing in real estate and urban land economics with experience in the public and private sectors. (1 minute read)
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June 2022 Market Insights
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
REBGV Chair Daniel John discusses how the marketplace is changing with increasing interest rates and housing supply.
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May 2022 Market Insights
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
After reaching record-setting levels in 2021, home sale activity has returned to more typical seasonal levels in Metro Vancouver this spring.
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April 2022 Market Insights
Friday, May 6, 2022
Home buyer demand in Metro Vancouver returned to more historically typical levels in April.
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March 2022 Market Insights
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
While down from last year, home sale activity in Metro Vancouver remained elevated in March. (2:47 video)
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February 2022 Market Insights
Wednesday, March 9, 2022
Listings inch up, demand remains steady and price gains continue in Metro Vancouver’s housing market in February. (2:25 video)
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January 2022 Market Insights
Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Low supply keeps upward pressure on home prices across Metro Vancouver.
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December 2021 Market Insights
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Metro Vancouver home sales set a record in 2021.
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November 2021 Market Insights
Friday, December 10, 2021
Home sales activity remains up, listings down across Metro Vancouver’s housing market.
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October 2021 Market Insights
Monday, November 8, 2021
Home sale activity in Metro Vancouver remained above historical averages in October while the overall supply of homes for sale dipped to levels not seen in three years.
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September 2021 Market Insights
Friday, October 8, 2021
Elevated home sale activity continues to outstrip supply of homes for sale in Metro Vancouver.
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August 2021 Market Insights
Thursday, September 9, 2021
While home buyers have remained active in Metro Vancouver throughout the summer, the supply of homes for sale has declined steadily since June.
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July 2021 Market Insights
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Metro Vancouver’s housing market saw steady sales, reduced listings, and virtually unchanged home prices in July.
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June 2021 Market Insights
Friday, July 9, 2021
Metro Vancouver’s housing market continued its strong seller’s market conditions, but the intensity of demand slowed.
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May 2021 Market Insights
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Home sale and listing activity in Metro Vancouver moves off of its record-breaking pace.
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April 2021 Market Insights
Friday, May 7, 2021
Supply response emerges in Metro Vancouver’s active housing market.
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March 2021 Market Insights
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
March home sales and new listings set records in Metro Vancouver.
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February 2021 Market Insights
Monday, March 8, 2021
Home buyer competition intensifies across Metro Vancouver’s housing market.
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January 2021 Market Insights
Friday, February 5, 2021
Home buyer demand remains elevated across Metro Vancouver.
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December 2020 Market Insights
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Metro Vancouver housing market shows resilience in 2020.
Working with a REALTOR®
What is the MLS® and how does it benefit you?
Monday, December 28, 2020
The Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®), owned and operated by REALTORS®, is the most powerful real estate marketing system in the country.
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November 2020 Market Insights
Monday, December 14, 2020
Housing demand in Metro Vancouver continues to outpace historical averages with November sales eclipsing 3,000 for the first time since 2015.
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October 2020 Market Insights
Monday, November 9, 2020
Home sale and new listing activity remained at near record levels across Metro Vancouver in October.
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September 2020 Market Insights
Friday, October 9, 2020
Metro Vancouver home sales and listings surge in September.
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August 2020 Market Insights
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Home sale and listing activity continues to increase in August.
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July 2020 Market Insights
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Metro Vancouver housing market sees steady summer activity.
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June 2020 Market Insights
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Steady increases in home sale and listing activity continue in June.
Editorial
REBGV joins #DifferentTogether anti-racism campaign
Monday, June 8, 2020
REBGV and the nearly 14,000 REALTORS® it represents, has joined Lieutenant Governor Janet Austin’s #DifferentTogether anti-racism campaign.
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May 2020 Market Insights
Monday, June 8, 2020
Metro Vancouver home prices have remained steady since provincial health officials implemented physical distancing requirements in March.
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April 2020 Market Insights
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Home sales and listings were down amid COVID-19.
Editorial
Real estate board instates Colette Gerber as 2020/2021 Chair
Friday, May 8, 2020
Metro Vancouver REALTOR® Colette Gerber begins her one-year term as Chair of the REBGV Board of Directors.
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March 2020 Market Insights
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Metro Vancouver’s housing market saw steady home buyer demand to begin March and a levelling off of activity as the month went on as concerns about COVID-19 intensified.
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February 2020 Market Insights
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
February saw steady home buyer demand and reduced home seller supply across Metro Vancouver.
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January 2020 Market Insights
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Home buyer demand increased in January compared to this time last year while the supply of homes listed declined below historical averages in Metro Vancouver.
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December 2019 Market Insights
Friday, January 10, 2020
The Metro Vancouver housing market experienced below average sales activity and moderate price declines in 2019.
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November 2019 Market Insights
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
After a quieter first half of 2019, home buyer activity has returned to more historically typical levels in Metro Vancouver.
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October 2019 Market Insights
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
The Metro Vancouver housing market is experiencing a fall pickup in home sale activity.
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September 2019 Market Insights
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Home buyer demand has returned to more historically typical levels in Metro Vancouver over the last three months.
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August 2019 Market Insights
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Home buyer activity increased to more typical levels in Metro Vancouver throughout the summer months.
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July 2019 Market Insights
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Home buyer demand picked up across Metro Vancouver making July, a traditionally quieter month in real estate, the second highest selling month so far this year.
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June 2019 Market Insights
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
With home buyer demand below long-term historical averages in June, the supply of homes for sale continued to accumulate in Metro Vancouver.
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May 2019 Market Insights
Thursday, June 13, 2019
REBGV President Ashley Smith provides a summary of the May 2019 housing market statistics.
Editorial
Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver issues statement on government reports on money laundering
Thursday, May 9, 2019
The BC government released reports today on the findings of two examinations into potential money laundering activities in the real estate market. Real Estate of Board of Greater Vancouver President Ashley Smith issued the following statement on the findings of these investigations.
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April 2019 Market Insights
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
REBGV President Ashley Smith provides a summary of the April 2019 housing market statistics.
Editorial
Real estate industry partners create anti-money laundering recommendations for government
Monday, April 15, 2019
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver partnered with other organizations to submit joint recommendations to the provincial and federal governments on April 15, 2019 on how to strengthen anti-money laundering measures in our province.
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March 2019 Market Insights
Thursday, April 11, 2019
REBGV President Ashley Smith provides a summary of the March 2019 housing market statistics.
Editorial
Real estate board instates Ashley Smith as 2019/2020 president
Thursday, March 14, 2019
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) would like to introduce REALTOR® Ashley Smith as its 2019/2020 president.
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REBGV marks 100 years of service and innovation
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
It’s official—the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver turned 100 on March 13! To mark this momentous occasion, we produced a video that celebrates our past while looking toward the future.
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February 2019 Market Insights
Monday, March 11, 2019
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the February 2019 housing market statistics.
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January 2019 Market Insights
Thursday, February 14, 2019
REBGV President Phil Moore and President-Elect Ashley Smith provides a summary of the January 2019 housing market statistics.
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December 2018 Market Insight
Thursday, January 10, 2019
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the December 2018 housing market statistics.
Editorial
Hiring the right REALTOR® is an important first step in today’s real estate market
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Navigating Metro Vancouver’s housing market can feel daunting, especially when market conditions are changing.
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November 2018 Market Insight
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the November 2018 housing market statistics.
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October 2018 Market Insight
Friday, November 9, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the October 2018 housing market statistics.
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September 2018 Market Insights
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the September 2018 housing market statistics.
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August 2018 Market Insight
Sunday, August 12, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore and President-Elect Ashley Smith provide a summary of the August 2018 housing market statistics.
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July 2018 Market Insight
Thursday, July 12, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the July 2018 housing market statistics.
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June 2018 Market Insight
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the June 2018 housing market statistics.
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May 2018 Market Insight
Thursday, May 10, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the May 2018 housing market statistics.  
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April 2018 Market Insight
Thursday, April 12, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the April 2018 housing market statistics.
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March 2018 Market Insight
Monday, March 12, 2018
REBGV President Phil Moore provides a summary of the March 2018 housing market statistics.
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February 2018 Market Insight
Monday, February 12, 2018
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of February 2018 housing market statistics.
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January 2018 Market Insight
Friday, January 12, 2018
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of January 2018 housing market statistics.
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December 2017 Market Insight
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the December 2017 and year in review housing market statistics.
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November 2017 Market Insight
Friday, November 10, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the November 2017 housing market statistics.
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October 2017 Market Insight
Thursday, October 12, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the October 2017 housing market statistics.
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September 2017 Market Insight
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the September 2017 housing market statistics.
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August 2017 Market Insight
Saturday, August 12, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the August 2017 housing market statistics.
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July 2017 Market Insight
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the July 2017 housing market statistics.
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June 2017 Market Insight
Monday, June 12, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the June 2017 housing market statistics.
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May 2017 Market Insight
Friday, May 12, 2017
REBGV President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the May 2017 housing market statistics.
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April 2017 Market Insight
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the April 2017 housing market statistics.
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March 2017 Market Insight
Thursday, March 9, 2017
President Jill Oudil provides a summary of the March 2017 housing market statistics.
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February 2017 Market Insight
Monday, February 13, 2017
President Dan Morrison provides a summary of the February 2017 housing market statistics.
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January 2017 Market Insight
Thursday, January 12, 2017
President Dan Morrison provides a summary of the January 2017 housing market statistics.
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December 2016 Market Insight
Monday, December 12, 2016
President Dan Morrison provides a summary of the 2016 year-end housing market statistics.