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Tag: real estate agent Vancouver’s Housing Market is Gloomy – Yet Unaffordable For Household Incomes Of $120,000 Yearly

  Vancouver’s Housing Market is Gloomy – Yet Unaffordable For Household Incomes Of $120,000 Yearly   The housing numbers out of Vancouver, once among the world’s hottest real estate markets, are getting more dismal with each passing month.   Sales in April, 2019 were the lowest in 24 years for a month that typically kicks off the busy spring homebuying season. Benchmark prices are down 8.7 per cent from their peak in mid-2018 and the number of homes sitting on the market has ballooned by nearly half, according to the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver.   Yet those awaiting

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Tag: real estate agent Real Estate Agents provide great value noted by Commission specialist Larry Weltman and others

  A national spike in private home sales has reignited the debate around the value of hiring a realtor versus trying to sell your home yourself. Even though the private sale market has grown, realtors are still the best bet in terms of selling or buying a home without issue. In Vancouver, the country’s busiest and most lucrative housing market, the number of For Sale By Owner (FSBO) listings climbed from 7,154 in 2014 to 8,561 in 2015, and is expected to increase again this year. Even though the uptick in FSBO listings appears promising for those who have the

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