Vancouver Airbnb crackdown; the art of political scapegoating.

Why doesn’t the government crack down on strata corporation that don’t allow any rentals in their complexes? Because it wouldn’t be a popular political move. Housing inventory used for Airbnb or vacation rentals is well below 1%; therefore, there isn’t too many people to piss off with the crackdown from a political perspective.

September 2016 Real Estate Market Update Victoria, B.C.

It’s still hot.

Tesla in Car Sales and Mere Postings in Real Estate have something in common.

Tesla shows that the traditional model is not always the best model.

Mere Posting Success and Fails of 2016 in Victoria, B.C.

It really doesn’t make sense to cancel a mere posting and re-list for a lower price with a full commission brokerage!

Encore by Bosa approaches a sellout!

The sales pace at the Encore (at Bayview Place, Saghalie Road) has been dramatically different than that of the Promontory.

Identifying solid pre-sale condo purchasing opportunities in Victoria, B.C.

Ideally you want to be buying a pre-sale unit at a discount compared to an equivalent completed unit in a similar building and in a similar location.

Why are similar condo buildings appreciating at different rates downtown Victoria, B.C.?

The answer is transient zoning.

Will we have a supply problem with downtown Victoria, B.C. condos?

The three major condo projects downtown Victoria are nearly sold out.

Building a new house in Victoria, B.C.? Install a Nema 14-50 in your garage!

During the rough in stage installing a Nema 14-50 in your garage won’t cost you much.

B.C. to end self-regulation of real estate….maybe not a bad idea.

Just look at REALTOR® advertising.