In The Loop: April 2024 Market Statistics

In The Loop: April 2024 Market Statistics

More Inventory Benefits Both Buyer & Sellers The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) recorded 741 unit sales boardwide (all property types) in April 2024. In the single-family category (excluding acreage and waterfront), 376 homes sold in April, down two percent from one year ago and up 29 percent from the previous month. Sales of […]

In The Loop: February 2024 Market Statistics

In The Loop: February 2024 Market Statistics

February Sees Significant Sales Increase The February 2024 Market Statistics show us that last month, 254 single-family homes sold in the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) area, up 15 percent from one year ago and 67 percent from January 2024. Sales of condo apartments in February came in at 68, increasing by 11 percent […]

In the Loop: November 2023 Real Estate Market Stats

In the Loop: November 2023 Real Estate Market Stats

The housing market is winding down and the year ends on a slow note Last month, there were 236 sales of single-family homes in the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) area, down two percent from last November and three percent from October. Sales of condo apartments in November came in at 56, increasing by […]

In the Loop: September 2023 Real Estate Market Stats

In the Loop: September 2023 Real Estate Market Stats

Quiet September Market Favours Buyers The September 2023 Real Estate market stats show that last month, there were 266 sales of single-family homes in the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) area, an 11 percent increase from one year ago (239) and down by 18 percent from August 2023 (324). Sales of condo apartments in […]

Building Inspections – How Important Are They?

Building Inspections – How Important Are They?

How important are building inspections and getting one before you complete the purchase of your new home? Here are 4 great reasons to never skip the inspection process. 4 reasons for building inspections Although it may cost a few hundred dollars to have a home inspection completed, it can save you much more in the long […]

How To Get Kids Excited About Their New Home

How To Get Kids Excited About Their New Home

There are no two ways about it, moving is stressful.  But it can be really hard on kids, especially if you’re moving to a completely new neighborhood or city, away from friends, family, schools and activities. So what can you do to make it easier for them to settle into their new home and what’s […]

5 Signs Your Are Ready To Buy A Home

5 Signs Your Are Ready To Buy A Home

At some point in life, most of us want to become homeowners. But how do you know you are ready to buy a home? Here are five signs to let you know. Ready to buy a home YOU’RE TIRED OF PAYING RENT If you think you’re just throwing money away each month paying rent, it […]


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