All in Home Prices

Is this the best time to upgrade from a Vancouver condo for a house?

For years, the gap between the price of a condo and a house has widened in Metro Vancouver. In 2005, the difference in prices was around $350 thousand and by 2016 it had reached $1.1 million. Recently that has changed.

In the past year, detached home prices have flattened or drifted downward in Vancouver while condo prices have surged so the price gap between the two has narrowed. At the end of this article we explain our belief that now may be the best time to trade in your condo or townhome for a detached home.

Which candidates for Vancouver Mayor are most likely to solve housing

Vancouver is in a terrible housing crisis and it’s tearing the city apart pitting neighbour against neighbour, and parents against their kids.

Most candidates for mayor promise bold new measures to build more of the “right kind of housing” but each of them has different ideas about the definition of “right kind of housing”. In this article we dig into their proposals and promises and help you compare them objectively.