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 gives a hand-up to first-time home buyers by contri... read more.
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 month last year.
Inventory levels remain lower than t... read more.