Supply and Demand: Reduced Supply  ensures huge demand across lower mainland

The real estate market in Vancouver customarily experiences a slow down as late fall approaches. Evidently, convention does not apply to home buyers in the Lower Mainland. 

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Compared to the same period last year, Metro Vancouver residential property sales were up nearly 20%. In fact, "last month's sales were 36.2% above the 10 year sales average for the month." New listings, however, were down 8%, testament to the dearth of available inventory. For more on the current market, including a comprehensive  look at the MLS Lower Mainland Home Price Index, Listing Activity and trends, click here.