Commercial real estate sales down, values up in 2017
Commercial real estate sales activity in the Lower Mainland declined from the record highs of one year ago and remained above the region’s long-term historical sales average in 2017.
Home buyers were less active in February
Metro Vancouver* home sales dipped below the long-term historical average in February.
Home buyer demand depends on property type
Attached and apartment homes are in demand across Metro Vancouver* while detached home buyers are facing less competition today.
Steady sales and diminished listings characterize 2017 for the Metro Vancouver housing market
After reaching record levels in 2015 and 2016, Metro Vancouver home sales returned to more historically normal levels in 2017. Home listings, on the other hand, came in several thousand units below typical activity.
Sales down, values up in Lower Mainland commercial real estate
Commercial real estate sales in the Lower Mainland have edged down from last year’s record highs while dollar values continued to rise in the third quarter (Q3) of 2017.