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Metro Vancouver townhouse prices continue to retreat from record highs

Metro Vancouver townhouse prices continued to retreat from record highs for the third month in a row, an analysis of housing market data for June 2022 shows. The OpenHousing Home Price Index for townhouse properties – calculated using the generally-accepted and transparent repeat sales or Case-Shiller method – rose 2.62% year-over-year, the June month-end update […]

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Metro Vancouver detached prices inch up but sales fall in June

Metro Vancouver detached prices inched up in June 2022 even sales activity fell dramatically from last year’s dizzying highs. The OpenHousing Home Price Index for detached properties – calculated using the generally-accepted and transparent repeat sales or Case-Shiller method – rose 2.09% year-over-year, the June month-end update shows. This represents an increase of 2.68% compared […]

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Metro Vancouver median detached home price down 11% from peak

The median sales price for Metro Vancouver detached homes is down 11% so far in June from the February 2022 peak. The median sales price for Metro Vancouver detached homes currently stands at $1,725,000. It peaked at $1,940,000 in February 2022. The median price for detached homes in Coquitlam has dropped 23.38% from $1,955,000 in […]

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Metro Vancouver townhouses prices record another monthly decline in May

Metro Vancouver townhouse prices saw another monthly decline in May 2022, following a similar month-over-month decline in April. The OpenHousing Home Price Index for townhouse properties – calculated using the generally-accepted and transparent repeat sales or Case-Shiller method – rose 5.54% year-over-year, the May month-end update shows. This represents a decrease of 1.39% compared to […]

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Metro Vancouver detached prices fall for the first time time in 2.5 years

Metro Vancouver detached prices declined in May 2022, marking the first year-over-year drop since December 2019. The OpenHousing Home Price Index for detached properties – calculated using the generally-accepted and transparent repeat sales or Case-Shiller method – fell 3.78% year-over-year, the May month-end update shows. This represents a decrease of 8.25% compared to April. The […]

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Vancouver house sells for 18% below 2017 purchase price

A house in Vancouver’s posh Shaughnessy neighbourhood has sold for 18% below what the seller paid for it in 2017. The seller Lucy Tru Washington bought the five-bedroom eight-bathroom property at 1376 W 26th Avenue for $9.85 million in May 2017. The “Cartier Manor” was put on the market in August of last year for […]

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Vancouver townhouse sells for 14% below 2016 purchase price

A townhouse in a “prestigious 10-acre family estate centrally located on Vancouver’s coveted West Side” has sold for 14% below what the seller paid for it in 2015. The seller bought 1517 Atlas Lane in June 2016 for $1,720,000. The three-bedroom three-bathroom townhouse was put on the market in April of this year for $1,599,000. […]

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Real estate fraudster is the beneficial owner of 65 properties, transparency registry shows

A Surrey man found by a judge to have committed real estate fraud is the beneficial owner of 65 properties, BC’s beneficial ownership registry shows. The Land Owner Transparency Registry shows that an individual by name of Xiao Dong Liu is the beneficial owner of 65 properties. 64 of those titles are held by Carthew […]

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Metro Vancouver median townhouse price down 5.7% from peak

The median sales price for Metro Vancouver townhouses is down 5.7% so far in May from the February 2022 peak. The median sales price for Metro Vancouver townhouses currently stands at $990,000. It peaked at 1,050,000 in February 2022. The median sales price for Vancouver townhouses dropped 21% to $1,180,000 from the February 2022 peak […]

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Vancouver townhouse sells for 38% below 2015 purchase price, but there may be a catch

A townhouse in Vancouver’s rapidly changing Oakridge neighbourhood has sold for 38% below what the seller paid for it in 2015. The seller bought 6022 Oak Street in July 2015 for $1,346,800. The two-bedroom four-bathroom townhouse was put on the market in January of this year for $1,828,800. The 1783-square-foot unit finally sold last week […]

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