Sales Return to Normal for Vancouver Real Estate Market at End of 2017

It’s difficult to definite “normal” when it comes to the Vancouver real estate market. British Columbia real estate in the province’s biggest city has been the talk of Canadian observers of real estate trends for years now. The consistently significant shifts in trends in Vancouver can make it difficult to establish a baseline. However, 2017 as a whole appears to

New Year, New Home? – Four Resolutions to Help You Become a Homeowner in 2018

Is one of your New Year’s Resolutions to become a homeowner? If you’re planning on making The Big Purchase in 2018, we’ve done some research for you and put together a list of four resolutions that will help you move ahead and achieve your home-buying goals.
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What You Can Buy in Victoria for $500,000

With a great range of Victoria real estate currently for sale, it’s fairly easy to get lost among all the options. This part of the British Columbia real estate market boasts everything from low-cost one-bedroom apartments to million-dollar multi-family properties. To meet the demands somewhere in the middle, we decided to show you a few residential units for a reasonable price.

Top Millennial Hot Spots in 2018 – 85 Canadian Cities Ranked

Quality employment and affordable housing are two key factors that motivate millennials to settle down in a new city. But this upbeat generation obsessed with life-work balance is looking for more than just a well-paying job and a nice house. They want engaging leisure activities, opportunities to socialize with other like-minded millennials, eco-friendly resources, and a safe but exciting city where

Oakville Homes for Sale: Worth It/Not Worth It?

Average residential prices in the Oakville real estate market were a very hefty $950K at the end of last year, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. But don’t let that number scare you, because the truth is that Greater Toronto real estate in this city has something to offer for most budgets. Below you’ll find an example of a low-cost family

Halifax Homes for Sale: Worth It/Not Worth It?

The Halifax real estate market is currently flooded with homes for sale, offering a wide variety to potential home buyers. To get a complete overview of this segment of Nova Scotia real estate, we decided to take a look at the extremities of what the city can offer. That’s why we’ve handpicked a budget-friendly apartment, a mid-range family home and a

What You Can Buy in Surrey for $500,000

With a record number of transactions, 2017 has been the Surrey real estate market’s second highest selling year, according to data issued by the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board. Despite the fact that the residential average prices of Greater Vancouver real estate have surpassed $1M,  people were more eager than ever to purchase their own home last year. But what if we told you

2017 Closes Strong in Montreal Real Estate Market

2017 closed on a high note for Montreal real estate, with a 10% year-over-year increase in sales activity observed in this city, the largest real estate market in the province of Quebec. Montreal has always been a bit of an anomaly in the Canadian real estate market. Despite its recognition and appeal as a major metropolitan hub, real estate in the

What You Can Buy in Sudbury for $300,000

After a thorough look at the Greater Sudbury real estate market, we wanted to showcase the numerous budget-friendly housing options this area offers. Even though the residential average price of Ontario real estate is $550,000, the average price for Sudbury is quite a lot lower, so we decided to see what we can find in The City of Lakes for just $300K. It

Kamloops Homes for Sale: Worth It/Not Worth It?

With a new year just begun, there’s no better time to check out all the amazing Kamloops real estate that is currently on offer. Although this part of the British Columbia real estate market is known for being a bit pricey, we’ve put together a list that combines the best of all worlds, from a low-cost apartment to a high-end luxury property