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亚洲买家缓步 豪华住宅降温

(March 06, 2014)

亚洲买家缓步 豪华住宅降温

2012年前半年,卑斯省豪华住宅出现了降温的迹象。到六月底为止, 共有238栋价值超过三百万元的住宅成交。 相对于2011年前半年466栋的成交量,固然少了很多,但和2010年比较,成绩还是不错的。2010年全年虽有375栋价值超过三百万元的住宅成交,但那年的前半年则只有售出169栋。

麦当劳地产经理Matthew Lee认为市场正走向一个关键时刻。经手成交了今年全省到目前为止最高价住宅 (1,980万)的Matthew表示:过去几年房价不断上升的结果造成买家疲惫、卖主急进的局面。买家看到目前这样的高价位,很难相信短期内还能再上涨,于是大多采取暂时按兵不动的做法。相反的, 卖主看到有这种天价,终究按捺不住, 纷纷放盘,试图掌握时机,赚上一笔。

麦当劳地产集团副总裁丹宁同意这样的看法。 和一般的住宅比较,豪华住宅市场本来就比较难预测。影响豪华住宅价格的各种原因早就和基本... read more.

Vancouver Real Estate Luxury Market Stumbles as Asian Buyers dry up

(March 06, 2014)

Midway through 2012, BC’s luxury market is showing signs of cooling down. Through the first 6 months of 2012, 243 homes priced at over $3 million have sold compared to 466 through the first 6 months of 2011. While this may seem like a significant drop, 2012 is still far ahead of 2010, when 375 $3 million homes sold over the year, 169 in the first half.

Macdonald Realty manager Matthew Lee, whose Va... read more.

Getting a Mortgage? New CMHC Guidelines coming soon!

(March 06, 2014, posted in Articles)

Welcome back 25 year amortization.

I was going to write a post this morning touching on how the government of Canada via Minister Flaherty has tightened mortgage rules three times in the past four years and is also expected to introduce new regulations in the next year to raise the minimum down-payment from the current five per cent (5%) and to reduce the maximum amortization period to 25 years fro... read more.

Vancouver Real Estate Statistics, May 2012. VIDEO

(March 06, 2014, posted in Articles)


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Vancouver Real Estate Statistics, May 2012. VIDEO
June 14, 2012 By dkingsbury

VANCOUVER, B.C. – June 4, 2012 – The number of properties listed for sale continued to increase in the Greater
Vancouver housing market in May. The number of sales decreased year over year, but remained relatively constant
compared to recent months... read more.

Cambie Corridor Re-Development Moving Forward

(March 06, 2014, posted in Articles)

In my day to day business and travels I fin myself often driving around the Cambie corridor. As I am sure most of you are aware the area is undergoing some big changes. The latest proposal to hit the streets is along Cambie between 29th and 30th Ave. where the entire block of residential homes was sold not too long ago. Intergulf Development Group has applied to the City of Vancouver to rezone 453... read more.