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by news
Sat Mar 20, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Listings avalanche hits March Metro housing market
Replies: 0
Views: 4502

Listings avalanche hits March Metro housing market

... that March will rewrite history again. North Vancouver detached home sales as of March 15 are nearly at the level for the whole month of February, Burnaby townhouse sales have already eclipsed the sales in February (which were the highest sales in more than three years) and, in the South Delta ...
by news
Wed Aug 12, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: St. Paul’s Hospital site sold to Concord for approximately $1 billion
Replies: 0
Views: 4644

St. Paul’s Hospital site sold to Concord for approximately $1 billion

... Lower Mainland’s biggest development companies. It redeveloped Vancouver’s old Expo 86 lands, changing the face of False Creek, and more recently Burnaby’s Brentwood Town Centre and Metrotown. Projects are also underway in Richmond and Surrey as well as in Calgary, Toronto and other cities. The ...
by jimtan
Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!
Replies: 34
Views: 64462

Re: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!

Here's the October 2018 report from CMHC on rental vacancies. Burnaby had a significant spike in vacancies in purpose-built and private apartments. Prices should be soft from the oversupply around Metrotown. But, vacancies are still tight in CoV and Surrey. ...
by jimtan
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!
Replies: 34
Views: 64462

Re: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!

Heads Up...

"Burnaby council passes ambitious plan to protect rental housing stock"

https://www.straight.com/news/1246261/b ... sing-stock
by jimtan
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!
Replies: 34
Views: 64462

Re: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!

... working alongside developers suggests investor demand has largely dominated the pre-sale condo scene. Measuring pre-sale buyer activity in the Burnaby area of Brentwood and Metrotown, real estate investors made up 67% of all purchases in 2018, up from just 11% in 2012..." https://vancitycondoguide.com/shades-of-miami-2007/ ...
by reallyreal2
Mon Mar 19, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Is the boom over?
Replies: 58
Views: 62469

Re: Is the boom over?

... market. Let's wait  and see what happens once the NDP housing policies to filter through though. That's the elephant in the room.  I follow N Burnaby quite closely - inventory is very low.  Lot of sold signs.  Not sure what prices are doing but I think buyers outnumber sellers.  Speaking to ...
by VanLord
Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 76028

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by Justice
Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 76028

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by rofina
Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 76028

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by VanLord
Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 76028

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by eyesthebye2
Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 76028

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by SethM
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 76028

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by VanLord
Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 76028

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by rofina
Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 29937

Re: Trends for 2018

... among the builders. Edit: Here is an example: This is listed at $2.1 https://www.realtor.ca/Residential/Single-Family/18968381/4676-UNION-STREET-Burnaby-British-Columbia-V5C2Y3 They bought lot for $1.3, 2 years ago. Carrying costs, building costs, permits etc - say $650,000 $1,950,000 total. ...
by reallyreal2
Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 29937

Re: Trends for 2018

... among the builders. Edit: Here is an example: This is listed at $2.1 https://www.realtor.ca/Residential/Single-Family/18968381/4676-UNION-STREET-Burnaby-British-Columbia-V5C2Y3 They bought lot for $1.3, 2 years ago. Carrying costs, building costs, permits etc - say $650,000 $1,950,000 total. ...
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