2017 holds promise for first-time home buyers

Posted on Jan 15, 2017

New provincial government incentives, along with a forecasted balanced market and continued strong housing starts, will support home purchases in 2017, especially by first-time home buyers.First, the new B.C. Home Owner Mortgage and Equity Partnership (BC HOME Partnership) program kicks in on Jan. 16. This new, three-year, $700-million initiative g...

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April Property Sales in Victoria Continue to Exceed Expectations

Posted on May 02, 2016



 A total of 1,286 properties sold in the Victoria Real Estate Board region this  April, an increase of 53 per cent compared to the 840 properties sold in the  same month last year.
 
Inventory levels remain lower than the previous year, with 2,594 active listings for sale on the Victoria Real Estate Board Multiple Listing Service® at the end of April, 34...

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Another Busy Month in the Victoria Real Estate Market

Posted on Apr 04, 2016

April 1, 2016 Victoria BC - The Victoria Real Estate Board today released its report on Multiple Listing Service® real estate activity in the Victoria area for the month of March 2016.

A total of 1,121 properties sold in the Victoria Real Estate Board region this March, an increase of 52.7 per cent compared to the 734 properties sold in the same mo...

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Active December Caps a Busy Year for the Victoria Real Estate Market

Posted on Jan 05, 2016

January 4, 2016 Victoria BC -

2015 Victoria Real Estate Board President Guy Crozier confirms that the year’s real estate market ended with a bang. "We wrapped up 2015 with numbers we haven’t seen since 2007. This past year we saw 8,295 transactions on the Multiple Listing Service®, an increase of 23.8 per cent from last year."

A total of 465 proper...

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