Be in the know in 2020!  Kitsilano condo & real estate blog


Condos & townhomes selling on average at 97.5% of list price 

Posted on Jan 16, 2020

Condo's and townhomes in Kitsilano were selling at 97.5% of their list price in December.  This marks a downward trend since peaking in March 2018 when they were selling at 101% above list price, and the previous record which was in October 2016 at 101.9% of list price. 
   

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Don't get lost .. use 3 words .. the app that could potentially save your life.

Posted on Jan 13, 2020

There's a new kid in town in the app world and its called "what3words". Its a free new location app that helps you find, share, and navigate to any location using 3 words instead of GPS cordinates. Simple as that ... 3 words for any 3 meters square in the world. Lost on a hike in the mountains? Trying to find friends at a park? This app could be th...

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Kitsilano real estate market busy in December

Posted on Jan 07, 2020

The Kitsilano condo market kept chugging along in December with conditions favouring Sellers despite the typical decrease in inventory, sales, and demand we see at the end of the year.

How do we know? List to Sales Ratio

A buyer’s market has a 0-12% list to sales ratio
A balanced market has a 12-20% list to sales ratio
A seller’s market has a 21% or...

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December market summary & year end wrap up 

Posted on Jan 05, 2020

The Metro Vancouver housing market experienced below average sales activity and moderate price declines in 2019.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that sales of detached, attached and apartment homes reached 25,351 in 2019, a three per cent increase from the 24,619 sales recorded in 2018, and a 29.6 per cent decrease over th...

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Wednesday wind down --- Mrs.Claus lives in Brooklyn 

Posted on Dec 04, 2019



Where else can you see 25-foot toy soldiers, a two-story Santa, or a house decked out with 30,000 lights other than Dyker Heights, Brooklyn. The suburban neighborhood, historically a quiet, Italian-American enclave, has been putting on its legendary holiday spectacle since 1986, when Lucy Spata moved to the area. Her over-the-top Christmas displays...

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October see's surge in sales and rise in sale prices for condos on Westside 

Posted on Nov 12, 2019

The Kitsilano neighbourhood in Vancouver bounced back in October after a slower September with increasing sales and sale prices.

How do we know? List to Sales Ratio

A buyer’s market has a 0-12% list to sales ratio
A balanced market has a 12-20% list to sales ratio
A seller’s market has a 21% or greater list to sales ratio

Looking at October’s activity t...

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