Mortgage down-payment requirements increase
The Canadian government recently made a change that has now come into effect regarding the minimum down-payment required to purchase a home. Previously, 5% was the minimum down-payment required to buy a home under most normal circumstances. (more…)
Last month was the highest selling February on record for the Metro Vancouver* housing market.
Home buyer activity remains at near record levels across the Metro Vancouver housing market.
In a year when the number of homes listed for sale was below historical averages, actual home sales in Metro Vancouver set a new record.
More than 17,000 working poor and homeless people throughout the Lower Mainland will receive blankets and warm clothing this winter thanks to donations collected during the 21st annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive.