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BCREA Housing Forecast

October 29th, 2008

 British Columbia Real Estate Association's Housing Forecast released. 

 

BCREA Housing Forecast

"Voya" opens @ Loden Hotel on Melville

October 24th, 2008

 

Voya in The Loden Hotel in Coal Harbour receives opening accolades:

http://www.martiniboys.com/Vancouver/Voya-review.html

Ritz Carlton Vancouver On Hold

October 22nd, 2008

 

News broke today that developer of the Vancouver Ritz Carlton, The Holborn Group, has halted work temporarily on its project across from the Shangrila development on West Georgia St. and Bute while a redesign of the parkade is underway.   The project sales office will remain open in the interim according to the developer.

 

"Construction of one of Vancouver's most prestigi ...

Fairview Open House!

October 14th, 2008

We are proud to announce that this Sunday, October 19, 2008, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 1333 West 11th ave , in SAKURA in Fairview, Vancouver. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Apartment for sale in beautiful Fairview.
Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this Fairview Apartment for sale.
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Recent Sales In Coal Harbour

October 4th, 2008

 

RECENT SALES RECORDED SINCE AUGUST 1, 2008:

BAUHINIA:  3rd floor, one bedroom, sold for $625/sq ft.

CASCINA:  15th floor, 2 bedroom, NW view,  sold for $1271/sq ft

DENIA:  10th floor, 1 bedroom east view,  sold $947/sq ft
            14th floor, 2 bedroom, west view, sold $930/sq ft

ESCALA:  19th floor, 3 bedroom and den, NW&NE, 4 parking, sold $1562/sq ft.

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September 2008 Real Estate Board Stats Released

October 2nd, 2008
 From The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, October 2, 2008.
 
Home prices adapt to affordability demands
 
VANCOUVER, B.C. – September 2, 2008 – The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver declined 42.9 per cent in September 2008 to 1,585 from the 2,776 sales recorded in September 2007.
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State of the Art Streetcar for 2010 Olympics

October 1st, 2008

 FROM GLOBE AND MAIL OCTOBER 1, 2008:

 "VANCOUVER -- No longer is the good old electric tram a "streetcar named retire" in Canada's third-largest city.

Fifty years after it disappeared from city streets into the great trolley barn in the sky, the streetcar is coming back to Vancouver."

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/LAC.20081001.STREETCAR01/TPStory/National ...