July 2022

North Van's Storybook-Style House Gets A Lifeline

Posted on Jul 27, 2022

Don’t fret – Hansel and Gretel will still have a place to live in North Vancouver, along with some friends, as the city’s only storybook-style house was approved for heritage revitalization on Monday (July 11) night.

The unique home, which was previously zoned for single family use with a heritage ‘A’ status, will be redeveloped into four units – a...

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The Garden at the Shipyards is Back!

Posted on Jul 25, 2022

Summertime fun is back in Lower Lonsdale! Check out The Garden Beer Market at the Shipyards every Saturday afternoon and evening until September 3rd! Head down to Shipbuilder’s Square this weekend for a delicious beer, some live music, a bite to eat at a local food truck, and some good times in the sun (or rain… you know North Van!)

The Garden is a...

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BC Government Introduces "Cooling Off" Period for Home Sales

Posted on Jul 21, 2022

The provincial government introduced a home buyer protection period, which is a new regulation that allows home buyers to back out of a residential purchase up to three days after signing a contract.

The government will begin to enforce this regulation starting on January 1, 2023.

The province claims that this three day cooling off period will help e...

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Home Listings Up & Sales Down to Start the Summer Season

Posted on Jul 19, 2022

VANCOUVER, BC – July 5, 2022 – With interest rates and housing supply increasing, Metro Vancouver* home buyers are operating in a changing marketplace to begin the summer season. 

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 2,444 in June 2022, a 35 per cent decrease from the 3,762 sal...

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