2021 YEAR IN REVIEW
BC Gov plans to restrict blind bidding
MARKET UPDATATE - October 2021
Here's what happened in the Vancouver housing market in October 2021. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver reports that sales were up 11% from last month, and 22.4% above the 10-year October sales average. The total number of NEWLY listed homes for sale on the MLS® is down 21.7% compared to last month. The total number of homes listed for sale on the MLS is down 13% compared to last month. The sales to active ratio for all property types is 43.5%, which means it's a Seller's Market. The MLS® Home Price Index for all of Metro Vancouver is up 14.7% from October 2020.
MARKET UPDATATE - September 2020
What is 3D Matterport??
Should I sell or buy first?
Market Update - August 2021
MARKET UPDATATE - July 2020
Don't hold too much cash!
MARKET UPDATATE - June 2020
MARKET UPDATATE - May 2021
March 2021 Market Update
MARKET UPDATATE - February 2021
MARKET UPDATATE - January 2021
2020 YEAR IN REVIEW
MARKET UPDATATE - October 2020
MARKET UPDATATE - September 2020
MARKET UPDATATE - August 2020
MARKET UPDATE - Aug 6, 2020
MARKET UPDATE - July 2, 2020
MORTGAGE UPADATE: June 5, 2020
MARKET UPDATE: June 1, 2020
MARTKET UPDATE: April 2020
MARKET UPDATE: April 2020 The headlines are all doom and gloom, but dig a little deeper, and you'll see a wide range of market conditions. Contact me to find out what's happening in your specific market.
Interview: How do you buy a home during COVID-19?
In this Zoom video, I interview Steve and Julia, a young couple who bought their first home entirely during the COVID-19 crisis. They explain the process, including all the limitations and surprising benefits!
Why you NEED an isurance inventory
Now is the perfect time to create or update your insurance inventory. In this video, I explain WHAT an insurance inventory is, WHY you need one, and HOW to do it.
3 reasons why you NEED to work with a Buyer's Agent
In this video, I give reasons to start working with a REALTOR early in the buying process. Finding the right agent is the first step in the homebuying process.
Buying and selling Real Estate during COVID-19
COVID-19 is affecting the Real Estate industry, but we adapt and move forward. In this video, I explain how you can still buy and sell property during the current crisis.
COVID-19 and Canadian Mortgages with Karen Gibbard
interview with Karen Gibbard, from Gibbard Group Financial. We discuss the latest market changes in the Canadian mortgage world during the hight of the COVID-19 crisis. Many banks are offering mortgage relief for those who need it.
Canadian Mortgage Stress Test - UPDATE with Karen Gibbard
Changes to the Canadian mortgage Stress Test have been PUT ON HOLD due to the COVID-19 crisis. In this video, I interview Karen Gibbard, from Gibbard Group Financial. We discuss the latest news in the rapidly-changing mortgage world
Covid-19 and Mortgage Rates in Vancouver, BC.
In this video, I discuss the recent drop in interest rates by the Bank of Canada as part of their response to the COVID-19 crisis. Contact me if you have any questions or for a mortgage broker referral.
What is Leverage in Real Estate?
In this video, I give an explanation and a brief example of leverage in real estate. What it is, how it works, and how you can make it work for you!
Three Types of Home Ownership
In this video, I talk about the three different types of home ownership in BC. Contact me if to find out which is the right one for you.
First-time Homebuyer Incentive
Cheryl Ackerman from Citywide Mortgage and I discuss the new First-time Home Buyer Incentive. Contact me now to find out if this program is right for you.
Vancouver Housing Market Chat
Vancouver Housing Market Chat with Dennis Sepulveda and Cheryl Ackerman.
What is a Portable Mortgage?
What is a Portable Mortgage? What happens when you move before your mortgage term is up? Watch this short video to find out.
Mortgage Tips for First-time buyers
In this video, I sit down with Cheryl Ackerman from City Wide Mortage Services in Vancouver. She has some great mortgage advice for first-time homebuyers.