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by jimtan
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Chinese going to come down hard on Vancouver
Replies: 1
Views: 650

Re: Chinese going to come down hard on Vancouver

One family (not real permanent residents) own $16m worth of SFH! This won't help the local speculators …

"Detached home prices are descending rapidly in Vancouver"

https://www.straight.com/news/1176056/d ... -vancouver
by Austin
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Chinese going to come down hard on Vancouver
Replies: 1
Views: 650

Chinese going to come down hard on Vancouver

https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/chin ... 14692.html

If they're going to punish us, why not pulling back on Vancouver investment? We just sent out a signal that we're going to arrest Chinese folks with grey money.
by jimtan
Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Climate Warming is coming to BC
Replies: 1473
Views: 359872

Re: Climate Warming is coming to BC

As a follow up to the previous post, there are consequences for the Vancouver waterfront. That's why I moved away from False Creek. At King Tide, the water is already within a coupe of feet from street level. Some carparks are going to get flooded. "King tide ...
by reallyreal2
Thu Nov 08, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Is the boom over?
Replies: 57
Views: 8688

Re: Is the boom over?

... they also complain against interest rates going up because the only thing in the world that the Bank of Canada should care about is RE prices in Vancouver LOL. But you are right, with limited land and best place on earth and immigration etc - prices can't go down. It is nice to see websites popping ...
by jimtan
Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Is the boom over?
Replies: 57
Views: 8688

Re: Is the boom over?

While the bulls erase their posts, here's something to chew on … "Vancouver Detached Average Sales Price Sinks 19.7% in September … Price declines are becoming more prominent. The average sales price of a detached home in Vancouver registered a 19.7% decline ...
by jimtan
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Are interest rates finally going to rise?
Replies: 121
Views: 16840

Re: Are interest rates finally going to rise?

Looks like interest rates are rising and … "Vancouver Condo Inventory Jumps 73% as Sales Fall to Six Year Low … With sales just 3% higher than September 2008, when the global financial system was completely falling apart, the slowdown this year ...
by jimtan
Thu Sep 27, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Did The Vancouver Foreign Buyers Tax Work?
Replies: 8
Views: 2120

Re: Did The Vancouver Foreign Buyers Tax Work?

Left and right hooks … "Province tackles dirty money in real estate with 2-point plan Horse racing, luxury cars also in the crosshairs on the heels of Peter German report into money laundering..." https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/province-tackles-dirty-money-in-real-estate-with-2-poin...
by eyesthebye2
Mon Sep 24, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low
Replies: 6
Views: 2051

Re: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low

Thanks to The City of Vancouver for the 200k gift.
by jimtan
Thu Sep 06, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low
Replies: 6
Views: 2051

Re: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low

"August Sees Fewest Vancouver Detached Home Sales in 27 Years


….For illustrative purposes, here’s the 3 month rolling average, which shows detached prices in Vancouver peaked in April 2016 and have since declined 18%"

http://vancitycondoguide.com/august-few ... ome-sales/
by reallyreal2
Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Shady Realtors Anecdotes
Replies: 108
Views: 12670

Re: Shady Realtors Anecdotes

So check out this article re: the recent news in Toronto and it's impact in Vancouver: https://www.westerninvestor.com/news/british-columbia/b-c-realtors-still-not-allowed-to-openly-publish-home-sale-prices-1.23417127 Only a matter of time before it comes to BC ...
by jimtan
Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low
Replies: 6
Views: 2051

Re: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low

More demand for detached. Then, more supply...

"Vancouver plan to mass rezone 67,000 single-family lots for duplexes up for public hearing"

https://www.straight.com/news/1120651/v ... ic-hearing
by rofina
Mon Jul 30, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Medium Term risks?
Replies: 72
Views: 9268

Re: Medium Term risks?

The blow back against foreign buyers continues... "Chinese developer offers Vancouver buyers first crack at new downtown condo tower" https://www.straight.com/news/1108121/chinese-developer-offers-vancouver-buyers-first-crack-new-downtown-condo-tower That was ...
by jimtan
Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Medium Term risks?
Replies: 72
Views: 9268

Re: Medium Term risks?

The blow back against foreign buyers continues...

"Chinese developer offers Vancouver buyers first crack at new downtown condo tower"

https://www.straight.com/news/1108121/c ... ondo-tower
by jimtan
Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!
Replies: 28
Views: 9662

Re: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!

"Are Vancouver's sky-high rents finally falling? Data analyst Louie Dinh's latest report might be good news for renters ... In fact, his latest analysis of thousands of listings shows:  One-bedroom units have dropped 2.7 per ...
by ozzie
Sat Jul 07, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: OzBuzz 3 - Vancouver Numbers
Replies: 0
Views: 887

OzBuzz 3 - Vancouver Numbers

... is brewing! See the to-do item. ** REAL ESTATE THOUGHTS ------------------------------------------------------------ Since most “Buzzies” are in Vancouver and since Vancouver is in the throes of a major market change, we focus the numbers here. Vancouver home sale activity has now dipped below ...