November 2019 Real Estate Stats

By: Sheldon Coxford

November 2019 Real Estate Stats

Tags: November 2019 Vancouver Real estate stats, real estate stats, Vancouver homes are selling

Metro Vancouver home sales return to historically typical levels The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,498 in November 2019, a 55.3 per cent increase from the 1,608 sales recorded in November 2018, and a 12.6 per cent decline from the 2,858 homes sold in October 2019.   Last month’s sales were four per cent above...Read More

By: Sheldon Coxford

Some of my Recent Sold properties

Tags: Just sold properties, Sold homes in November, Vancouver homes sold

Congradulation to my buyers A & K. 9045 Moorside Place, Burnaby, BC A sucessful sale in Kitsilano Vancouver! Congradulations to my Seller at 1319 Maple Street, Vancouver BC Shout of to my awesome clients J & J on the purchase of this amazing loft just off Main Street.    ...Read More

By: Sheldon Coxford

Reasons why Millennials are buying homes

Tags: Buying a home with a dog, why are Millennials buying homes, Millennials buying a home

Millennials, as it turns out, do want a home of their own—if only so their dogs are more comfortable. In spite of reports that Generation Y is avoiding purchasing homes (and even an accusation that they spend too much money on avocado toast to afford one), a report showed millennials were the largest group of homebuyers in 2016. But don’t expect them to be walking do...Read More

By: Sheldon Coxford

New Flyer for a recent Sold

Tags: Sold property in Kitsilano, Kits beach homes, recent sold properties in Kitsilano, Dog Realtor

Check your mail boxes for the new flyer!  ...Read More

Exclusive Kitsilano Listing with PropertiesInVancouver.ca

By: Sheldon Coxford

Exclusive Kitsilano Listing with PropertiesInVancouver.ca

Tags: Kitsilano, Townhouse, Kits beach, Exclusive Listing,

Amazing 1 Level Kitsilano Townhouse Exclusivly Listed with PropertiesInVancouver.ca See the full brochure here Don't hesitate to reach out anytime if you have any questions about all things real estate Sheldon - 778-835-5621 or sheldoncoxford@gmail.com ...Read More

Buyer Beware - 5 Bylaws to watch when buying a condo

By: Sheldon Coxford

Buyer Beware - 5 Bylaws to watch when buying a condo

Tags: buying in a strata, bylaws, pet friendly condo,

Purchasing in a strata building means buying into its bylaws. Here are some potential deal-breakers   Buying a condo? The legal doctrine of caveat emptor (“let the buyer beware”) continues to apply to real estate transactions in BC today, and can have the effect of denying the buyer a remedy for defects and deficiencies discovered in the property after purchase. In general, the...Read More

September 2019 Real Estate Recap - Vancouver Real Estate

By: Sheldon Coxford

September 2019 Real Estate Recap - Vancouver Real Estate

Tags: Home Prices, Whats my home worth, Vancouver real estate stats

Increased demand helps housing market reach balanced territory Home buyer demand has returned to more historically typical levels in Metro Vancouver over the last three months.   The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,333 in September 2019, a 46.3 per cent increase from the 1,595 sales recorded in September 2018, and a ...Read More

August 2019 Real Estate Recap - Vancouver Real Estate

By: Sheldon Coxford

August 2019 Real Estate Recap - Vancouver Real Estate

Tags: Home Prices, Whats my home worth, Vancouver real estate stats

Home sales increase in July Home buyer demand picked up across Metro Vancouver last month, making July, a traditionally quieter month in real estate, the second highest selling month so far this year. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,557 in July 2019, a 23.5 per cent increase from the 2,070 sales recorded in July 2018...Read More

Bank of Canada lowers benchmark qualifying mortgage rate

By: Sheldon Coxford

Bank of Canada lowers benchmark qualifying mortgage rate

Tags: Qualifying rate, mortgage stress test, qualify for a mortgage

Mortgage applicants can now qualify for a slightly higher priced home under stress test. For the first time in three years, the Bank of Canada has lowered its five-year qualifying mortgage rate, from 5.34 per cent to 5.19 per cent. This provides some slight relief for home buyers and mortgage renewers who have to pass the mortgage stress test, by qualifying at the posted rate or their ...Read More

Mandatory Forms - Effective June 15, 2018

By: Sheldon Coxford

Mandatory Forms - Effective June 15, 2018

Tags: Mandatory Forms, New rules, Real Estate, Disclosure forms

Effective June 15, 2018, licensees must use the “Disclosure of Representation in Trading Services” to disclose the type of representation they can offer a consumer. This mandatory form clearly explains to consumers the difference between being represented and unrepresented, and which of those options they are being offered by the licensee who is providing them with the form. Licensee...Read More

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