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by HAM
Thu Aug 30, 2012 5:09 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Kevin Falcon dropped Squamish-Whistler prices by 30%
Replies: 6
Views: 4652

Re: Kevin Falcon dropped Squamish-Whistler prices by 30%

Could it happen to the Fraser Valley? Hell ya! It's gonna happen everywhere in the lower mainland. This shit is going down and nobody can stop it now. Fear is sensed by many as they nervously list their properties. Who's buying? Only idiots. Those who track RE on a daily basis know his is a bad time...
by jimtan
Wed Aug 29, 2012 8:04 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Kevin Falcon dropped Squamish-Whistler prices by 30%
Replies: 6
Views: 4652

Kevin Falcon dropped Squamish-Whistler prices by 30%

... He forced through the expansion of the Sea-to-Sky Highway before the 2010 Olympics, which was the catalyst for significant development in the Squamish area. Perhaps too much development. In March, Vancity senior vice president Chris Dobrzanski said at a public forum in Vancouver that housing ...
by jesse1
Mon Jul 23, 2012 5:17 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Whistler in the spotlight - for Arrow and Lady Luck
Replies: 5
Views: 4494

Whistler in the spotlight - for Arrow and Lady Luck

... ---- Here are the top 10 properties currently listed in Whistler, Pemberton and Squamish with the largest overall drop in asking price since early March. This is the first month I have included a spotlight for this area Some Highlights ...
by Geyser
Mon Jul 02, 2012 12:49 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Van SFH Price PLUNGES 14% in 120 days!!
Replies: 47
Views: 21911

Re: Van SFH Price PLUNGES 14% in 120 days!!

... 575 34.0% West Vancouver 725 241 33.2% North Surrey 1159 376 32.4% Hope and Region 177 54 30.5% Kent 193 58 30.1% Sunshine Coast 1284 354 27.6% Squamish 483 131 27.1% Whistler Pemberton 874 206 23.6%
by ArthurFonzarelli
Wed Jun 06, 2012 4:28 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Benchmark Prices Now Totally Unreliable
Replies: 25
Views: 7008

Re: Benchmark Prices Now Totally Unreliable

... is merely that every single piece of statistical, anecdotal, psychological, astrological, geomorphological, and ontological data I find on the Squamish market shows that it's been declining for a couple of years. Everything but the magical benchmark. You couldn't get a POS teardown in Valleycliff ...
by ArthurFonzarelli
Mon Jun 04, 2012 9:26 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Benchmark Prices Now Totally Unreliable
Replies: 25
Views: 7008

Re: Benchmark Prices Now Totally Unreliable

Apparently Whistler and Squamish townhouses and condos have been on fire the last six months according to the HPI. If the HPI is meant to better reflect what is really happening in the market then it's way off in a bunch of areas I'm ...
by fishguy15
Mon Jun 04, 2012 5:50 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Benchmark Prices Now Totally Unreliable
Replies: 25
Views: 7008

Re: Benchmark Prices Now Totally Unreliable

Apparently Whistler and Squamish townhouses and condos have been on fire the last six months according to the HPI.
by tdma800
Mon Apr 16, 2012 2:17 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

I have two colleagues who live in Squamish and work in the city and they say it is the worst mistake they have ever made. Also the price of their homes has not increased as fast as elsewhere. The price is gas in the future is going to make ...
by kramster
Mon Apr 16, 2012 7:59 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

I have two colleagues who live in Squamish and work in the city and they say it is the worst mistake they have ever made. Also the price of their homes has not increased as fast as elsewhere. The price is gas in the future is going to make ...
by rofina
Sun Apr 15, 2012 12:27 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

I have two colleagues who live in Squamish and work in the city and they say it is the worst mistake they have ever made. Also the price of their homes has not increased as fast as elsewhere. The price is gas in the future is going to make ...
by vanreal
Sun Apr 15, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

I have two colleagues who live in Squamish and work in the city and they say it is the worst mistake they have ever made. Also the price of their homes has not increased as fast as elsewhere. The price is gas in the future is going to make ...
by kramster
Fri Apr 13, 2012 9:08 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

... in a rural area with 1 hour commute to his work, he expects a clean environment for his children, I guess. Purely a rebuttle to the comment that Squamish is somehow unfit for living in due to it being polluted in the past. You could probably add many currently desireable places to live to the ...
by kramster
Fri Apr 13, 2012 7:53 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

Time ago, Lady Luck expressed her opinion on Squamish. She mentioned that Squamish has the highest child cancer rate in B.C. "Well there is always the giant lead spill at the Squamish waterfront that will never go away. It is also one giant alluvial ...
by eyesthebye
Thu Apr 12, 2012 7:55 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

... quiet rural lifestyle is about what we need now. Plus I rock climb/mountaineer, ski, etc., and want to be closer to those amenities. But SFHs in Squamish are still up YOY and over past 5 years, whereas THs and condos are down. And we aren't going to rush into a purchase in the next 6 months unless ...
by curious
Thu Apr 12, 2012 4:53 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute
Replies: 57
Views: 21830

Re: Affordable Detached (>$400K) w/Vancouver Commute

Time ago, Lady Luck expressed her opinion on Squamish. She mentioned that Squamish has the highest child cancer rate in B.C. "Well there is always the giant lead spill at the Squamish waterfront that will never go away. It is also one giant alluvial ...
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