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by Geyser
Thu Aug 11, 2016 2:23 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?
Replies: 363
Views: 37489

Re: How far can it drop? 20% or 30%?

... investors. During that land boom at the turn of the century, American speculators bought large tracts of land in the area of Ninth Avenue and Westminster Road,” Anne Broadfoot explains, in her history of the Greater Vancouver Real Estate Board. “To promote sales, they decided to upgrade street ...
by tqn
Tue Apr 19, 2016 1:27 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Royal City
Replies: 20
Views: 8064

Re: Royal City

The board does not seem too interested in New West, but I am: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/real-estate/vancouver/how-new-westminster-bc-is-trying-to-manage-its-rapid-rise/article29643114/ Have not pulled the trigger but have been sniffing around. Is NW the last remaining 'value' in ...
by InvestorRelations
Tue Apr 19, 2016 8:49 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Royal City
Replies: 20
Views: 8064

Re: Royal City

The board does not seem too interested in New West, but I am: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/real-estate/vancouver/how-new-westminster-bc-is-trying-to-manage-its-rapid-rise/article29643114/ Have not pulled the trigger but have been sniffing around. Is NW the last remaining 'value' in ...
by tdma800
Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:12 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Assessment early notice for 2016
Replies: 33
Views: 10941

Re: BC Assessment early notice for 2016

... “Increases of 15-25 per cent will be typical for single-family homes in Vancouver, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Burnaby, Tri-Cities, New Westminster and Squamish. Single-family market movement in Whistler, Pemberton and the Sunshine Coast is less dramatic, with typical increases in the ...
by thinktom
Tue Nov 03, 2015 10:56 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: October 2015 Stats.
Replies: 0
Views: 8743

October 2015 Stats.

... by Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver include: Whistler, Sunshine Coast, Squamish, West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, and South Delta. The real estate industry ...
by tdma800
Wed Oct 07, 2015 4:19 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Market Updates?
Replies: 48
Views: 21514

Re: Market Updates?

... according to the board. The Greater Vancouver board’s territory covers a large portion of Metro Vancouver, including Burnaby, Richmond and New Westminster. Metro Vancouver is a broader political entity that has 23 members, including other suburbs such as Surrey, White Rock and Langley – whose ...
by jimtan
Thu Sep 03, 2015 11:12 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: What now? Transit referendum says 'Non'
Replies: 116
Views: 34314

Re: What now? Transit referendum says 'Non'

... TransLink revealed that it launched 16 bus shuttles on Saturday when a tree branch hit the SkyTrain, halting service between Metrotown and New Westminster stations. In the immediate aftermath of the storm, TransLink did a good job keeping transit riders informed of bus route changes as a result ...
by thinktom
Wed Sep 02, 2015 6:15 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: August 2015 Stats = Hot Summer Nights. ;)
Replies: 8
Views: 2788

August 2015 Stats = Hot Summer Nights. ;)

... by Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver include: Whistler, Sunshine Coast, Squamish, West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, and South Delta. Click here to download the ...
by Geyser
Thu Apr 23, 2015 9:39 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Rofina
Replies: 99
Views: 19662

Re: Rofina

... really belong there. Your neighbors will look down on you. Plus, Westside is too remote if you need to visit friends in Coquitlam, Burnaby or new Westminster. Your friends will not want to drive all the way to Westside Vancouver either. Who admits to having friends in Coquitlam, Burnaby or New ...
by rMBA13
Thu Apr 23, 2015 6:07 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Rofina
Replies: 99
Views: 19662

Re: Rofina

Westside? No thx, unless you drive a Lamborghini, you don't really belong there. Your neighbors will look down on you. Plus, Westside is too remote if you need to visit friends in Coquitlam, Burnaby or new Westminster. Your friends will not want to drive all the way to Westside Vancouver either.
by Geyser
Sat Feb 14, 2015 5:33 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver’s house prices still climbing
Replies: 64
Views: 28914

Re: Vancouver’s house prices still climbing

... by Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver include: Whistler, Sunshine Coast, Squamish, West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, and South Delta. 2. The national MLS® Home ...
by Geyser
Sat Feb 14, 2015 4:07 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 929019

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... if you live in an area that's been hot or if you don't know how to spot BS in the numbers. This is tiresome but okay, here's another specific: New Westminster SFH Average Benchmark April 2012 - $688,100 New Westminster SFH Average Benchmark Jann 2015 - $580,700 That's down over a $100K in almost ...
by westcoastfella
Fri Jan 30, 2015 11:01 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: I still see SOLD signs
Replies: 85
Views: 20027

Re: I still see SOLD signs

... driven market. I'd echo tapioca here - this model of building condos in the Brentwood area is being followed all over the LM: Richmond at 3 Road/Westminster, Main Street corridor, Hastings/Sunrise, etc. So far they seem to have done the "right" things - high density along the busy streets and ...
by WhipMaster
Mon Jan 19, 2015 2:27 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Royal City
Replies: 20
Views: 8064

Re: Royal City

... http://mlslink.mlxchange.com/BRCimages/207/V1064655_101_12.jpg?d=-2026195126 Comments: Cute 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom corner unit in Uptown New Westminster. Oversized living room offers assortment of options. Good sized balcony facing Northwest on quite side of the building. Kitchen includes ...
by westcoastfella
Mon Dec 29, 2014 2:59 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Where would you rather - Coquitlam or New Westminster
Replies: 15
Views: 5670

Re: Where would you rather - Coquitlam or New Westminster

That sucks then if you have to wait for 3 skytrains until you can actually get in... :S
at 30 second intervals, thats like... a minute and a half? I'll manage.