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Vancouver Market Update July 2019

July 12th, 2019

Buyer activity slowed down in June, after two months of steady gains in April & May. June sales were down 21% since May and are down 14% compared to last year, making it the lowest total for the month since 2000.

Vancouver Market Update June 2019

June 14th, 2019

Home sales in Metro Vancouver topped 2,000 for the first time this year in May, making it the highest selling month of 2019.  

Sales were up 44% vs April, and Detached Sales in East Vancouver and North Vancouver were almost double relative to April. Even the West Vancouver experienced a rebound, with Detached sales up 43% vs last year.

While it’s common for us to see sales pick up at this tim ...

Thank You For Your Support -​ from all of us at Oakwyn and Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver!

June 3rd, 2019


We would like to say a huge thank you for coming out yesterday and bringing all of your donations. 

The event was a great success! We were so busy on the day that we lost count of the number of bags but it was over the 400 mark.

Tune in today (Monday June 3rd) at 12 noon on Oakwyn Realty Facebook page for a live draw of the prizes.

By bringing in your donations, you've helped Big Brothe ...

Vancouver Market Update May 2019

May 21st, 2019

Everyone's been asking 'how the market is' lately. And while I wish I had an easy one step answer, the truth is that it depends what market you're looking at...

Overall we're seeing sales are increasing month over month, but relative to last year they're down between 20-30% depending on the product type. 

Supply of listings on the other hand is showing a big divide, as total inventory is up 4 ...

Spring Clean Donation Drive in Support of Big Brothers

May 15th, 2019

Did you know Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver foresees the removal of 180 outdoor clothing donation bins, to cost $500,000 annually?

Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver currently supports over 1,200 children and youth in the Lower Mainland and we’re looking for your support to help maintain and grow this number through your donations.

Help us reach our goal of 500 bags of donations! For every ...

Vancouver Market Update April 2019

April 16th, 2019

In March, home sales dipped to the lowest levels seen in more than three decades. Last month’s sales were 46% below the 10-year March sales average and was the lowest total for the month since 1986.

However, there are very different inventory levels and sales activity across the different market types and price categories. In fact sales in one submarkets almost doubled vs the previous month. ...

Spring Mortgage Update with 4Front Mortgages Chris Cornborough & David Goodison

April 3rd, 2019

We all know the resale market has softened; there's more inventory and slower demand, which has made this the most favourable market for buyers that we've seen in years.

Did you also know that rates have dropped significantly in the last few months?

We recently met up with our favourite mortgage duo Chris Cornborough & David Goodison - Senior Mortgage Consultants of 4Front Mortgages to find out ...

Vancouver Market Update February 2019

February 13th, 2019

Home listings continue to increase across all housing categories in the Metro Vancouver, while home buyer activity still remains below historical averages.

Watch our latest February 2019 Vancouver Market Update video for more info. For more detailed information on what's happening in your neighbourhood, please contact us at

Vancouver Market 2018 Overview

February 5th, 2019

The Vancouver Real Estate market has seen many changes over the past few years, with 2018 being a landmark year to date.

Watch our latest video of the 2018 Vancouver Real Estate Market Overview for more info. For more detailed information on what's happening in your neighbourhood, please contact us at

Vancouver Market Update December 2018

December 10th, 2018

Home buyer demand remains below long-term historical averages in the Metro Vancouver housing market. Last month’s sales were 35% below the 10-year November sales average and the lowest total sales for the month since 2008.
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