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Registration for Park West at Lions Gate is open now, please register here:

The new Lions Gate Village master planned community promises to be a vibrant, pedestrian-oriented neighborhood comprised of parks, greenways, convenience-based retail and residential living. Its unique location allows for easy access to Park Royal, Downtown and Stanley Park while it’s setting near Capilano River provides unparalleled access to riverside hikes ...

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Strong economy behind high demand for housing sales in B.C., report says

The B.C. Real Estate Association says a strong economy has pushed up demand and prices for housing in the province compared with last year. The association’s latest report says 7,731 sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service in November, a 20.4 percent increase from November 2016. The average price ...

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Foreign buyer tax by the numbers:

When the 15 percent foreign buyer property transfer tax came into effect in August 2016, there was widespread conjecture on whether it would discourage foreign home buyers. To find out, we asked the BC Ministry of Finance for data. They provided only the number and percentage of foreign buyer transactions. ...

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The November stats are out and Metro Vancouver continues to experience above-average demand and below-average supply

Monday, December 4, 2017 Metro Vancouver* saw modest home listing changes and steady demand in November. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,795 in November 2017, a 26.2 per cent increase from the 2,214 sales recorded in November 2016, ...

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