Blog by Mark Longpre

BC real estate on an upward climb for rest of '09

August 28th, 2009

VANCOUVER — Spurred by record-low mortgage rates, provincial real estate sales should continue to rise through the remainder of 2009 from last year’s market fall, according to the B.C. Real Estate Association’s latest forecast.

Home sales have doubled since January’s near collapse in sales, association chief economist Cameron Muir said in a news release. He expects transactions recorded thro ...

University VW Open House!

August 27th, 2009

We are proud to announce that this Saturday, August 29, 2009, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 5955 IONA Drive , in FOLIO at UBC Chancellor Place in University VW, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful University VW.

Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can ...

BC home sales brightest light in economy

August 27th, 2009

Vancouver, BC – August 27, 2009. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) released its Forecast Update for the third quarter of 2009 today.

BC Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) residential sales are forecast to climb 15 per cent from 68,923 units in 2008 to 79,400 units this year, just below the ten-year average of 82,800 units. Residential sales in 2010 are forecast to rise an ad ...

204 2828 Yew St, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver, BC

August 26th, 2009

I just finished uploading this Condo for rent, 204 2828 Yew St, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver, BC

2 bedroom, 2 bath condo for rent during Feb/March 2010 Olympic period. Centrally located in Kitsilano, newer building, insuite laundry, fully furnished. No pets, no smoking. $400/night.

3104 939 HOMER Street, Vancouver West, British Columbia

August 25th, 2009

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 3104 939 HOMER Street, Vancouver West, British Columbia

OPEN SAT AUG 22 & SUN AUG 23: 2PM - 4PM. Spectacular panoramic views of the North Shore Mountains, the harbor, city and False Creek from this spacious 2Bed/2Bath & Solarium at Yaletown's Pinnacle. Excellent corner unit with solarium off kitchen, a balcony, gas fireplace, park ...

University VW Open House!

August 14th, 2009

We are proud to announce that this Sunday, August 16, 2009, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 5955 IONA Drive , in FOLIO at UBC Chancellor Place in University VW, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful University VW.

Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can t ...

BC Housing Market Balanced

August 14th, 2009

Vancouver, BC – August 14, 2009. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) residential sales in the province climbed 53 per cent to 10,051 units in July 2009 compared to the same month last year. After six consecutive months of rising home sales and declining inventories, the province moved into balanced conditions in July, the first ti ...

University VW Open House!

August 11th, 2009

We are proud to announce that this Saturday, August 15, 2009, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 5955 IONA Drive , in FOLIO at UBC Chancellor Place in University VW, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful University VW.

Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can ...

Strong spring market carries into summer

August 5th, 2009

VANCOUVER, B.C. – August 5, 2009 – The Greater Vancouver housing market gained further momentum in July with record sales levels and a continued strengthening of home prices.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that the number of residential property sales in Greater Vancouver totalled 4,114 in July 2009, becoming the highest volume of sales ever recorded within the RE ...