November 2016 Edition

The Market Is Only Active In Select Sectors
In the residential real estate sense, when the word “sectors” is used, it is important to clarify whether the sector is geographic, type of home or price range. As diverse examples I would cite – Vancouver West Side detached homes $5mm or more (45 slaes April 2016 vs 4 Oct 2016) – Sunshine Coast townhome sales / more

November 2016 Numbers
Now to the YTD figures as we reach the final stages of 2016. North Van detached homes are down 13% – 1133 vs 1301 last year on a YTD basis, attached (t/hses)… / more
This year I pledge to continue my personalized service and further reduce my business ecological “footprint”. One initiative is the radio (podcast) library…  / more
Updated 2016 Average Price Graph
Please view the updated version of the Average Price Graph for 2016 published by the REBGV…  / more

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Alan Skinner
Over 30 years in finance and real estate (in Canada and internationally) Previously commercial banking manager – Bank of Montreal/ Barclays, Alan brings an extensive educational background to his real estate business: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Masters in Business Administration, Canadian Securities Course, Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers, Registered Relocation Specialist, Real Estate Broker’s qualification, active member of MENSA. Nominated and elected by his peers, he has been a Director-at-Large (Vice President) of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver and also Director of the British Columbia Real Estate Association. He has served for some years on the Board’s Professional Conduct Committee. Alan enjoyed some years hosting The Real Estate Show on C-Fun Radio.