North Vancouver Real Estate Blog

Your complete guide to real estate in North Vancouver. Find real estate listings, tips on buying and selling your home and market insights on my blog.

To Rescind or Not to Rescind

Posted on Mar 22, 2023

The Home Buyer Rescission Period (HBRP) came into effect on January 3, 2023. Under this new regulation, some buyers for some residential properties will have three clear business days to change their mind, for any reason, and walk away from an accepted Contract of Purchase and Sale.

It’s important for REALTORS® working with buyers to fully understan...

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West Coast Housing Market Shows Encouraging Signs Headed into Spring

Posted on Mar 20, 2023

The province’s housing market is said to be showing signs of recovery heading into the spring season, according to the B.C. Real Estate Association’s (BCREA) latest market report.

With activity in the province remaining low, spring will be “test” as to whether or not the market is shifting gears, said Brendon Ogmundson, chief economist with the BCRE...

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Lee's Donuts is Opening a Location in North Vancouver

Posted on Mar 15, 2023

Lee’s Donuts is always up to something delicious.

In addition to its new donut warehouse in Vancouver, which is celebrating a one-day public opening tomorrow with freebies, the brand has a new location in the works in North Vancouver.

Lee’s tells Dished it’s opening at a development on the North Shore called Innova.

Set to open in 2024/25, this locati...

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Laneways or Secondary Units Can Offer Mortgage Relief Potential

Posted on Mar 13, 2023

Adding a secondary unit or laneway house to an existing property is becoming increasingly attractive for homeowners who are looking to create an extra line of income, said Joy Chao, lead interior designer at JHA, an architectural and interior design firm.

In the summer months, a popular time for rentals and tourism, a former client of Chao’s has be...

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427 W Keith Road, North Vancouver

Posted on Mar 08, 2023

Are you looking for an exceptionally designed home with open concept living and a mortgage helper?

Featuring 2,350 SF of open concept living, 3 bedrooms up each with their own balcony & custom wardrobe. A legal 1 or 2 bedroom suite downstairs with its own entrance is the perfect mortgage helper. The expansive main floor has beau...

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Below Average Home Sales Allow Inventory To Inch Upwards

Posted on Mar 06, 2023

February listing data show a continued reluctance among prospective home sellers to engage in Metro Vancouver’s* housing market, leading to below-average sales activity. With sales remaining well-below historical norms, the number of available homes for sale in the region have continued inching upwards.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (R...

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