What’s happening in BC’s strata insurance market?
The BC Financial Services Authority found strata insurance premiums rose by about 40 per cent, with deductibles seeing triple digit increases.
COVID-19 relief programs for home owners and renters
The federal and provincial governments are providing emergency aid for individuals to help you weather the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic
REBGV joins #DifferentTogether anti-racism campaign
Supporting this campaign means standing against racism and hate and promoting respect and opportunity for people from all backgrounds in BC.
4 easy ways to help keep your home green clean
A clean, well maintained home is not only more pleasant to live in, it can help prospective buyers see its potential, making it easier to sell.
Prices steady, buyers/sellers comfortable in today’s market
Metro Vancouver home prices have remained steady since provincial health officials implemented physical distancing requirements in March.
Four questions with Mortgage Broker Angela Calla
Read our new Expert Series of articles, starting with how lower interest rates will affect your mortgage, and preparing to apply for a mortgage.
How to work with your REALTOR® during BC’s re-opening plan
The real estate profession consulted with WorkSafeBC to develop and implement protocols for Realtors and real estate brokerages in this phase.
Counter culture – choices for your kitchen surfaces
With a wide selection of surfaces to choose from, how do you determine which one is right for you?
Stratas must allow pets in some circumstances
If a strata property owner, or one of their family members, requires a support pet, a strata corporation must accommodate them.
How to show a home safely during COVID-19
To help you buy or sell your home in a safe and responsible way, Realtors have innovated new tools, procedures, and best-practices.
Innovation: How REALTORS® advise clients in today’s market
Physical distancing requirements we’re all trying to follow isn’t the only change that COVID-19 is causing in the real estate market.
Home sales and listings down in April amid COVID-19
While limited by COVID-19, REALTORS® are fast adopting new tools and practices to help advise, inform and serve their clients in a responsible way.
Metro Vancouver REALTORS® lend helping hand during pandemic
These are unusual times for all of us and many Metro Vancouverites are facing unprecedented hardship.
What to expect when working with a REALTOR® today
Realtors are committed to providing their services in strict compliance with the provincial health orders.
How to work with a REALTOR® during the pandemic
REBGV President Ashley Smith was on Global BC’s Open House to share how home buyers and sellers can work with their Realtor during COVID-19.
Governments offer businesses additional relief
The federal and provincial governments are providing new and expanded programs to help Canadian businesses during COVID-19.
Buying and selling real estate during the COVID-19 pandemic
A livestream open house provides a virtual opportunity to see a home and chat with the listing REALTOR® through a live video feed.
How the rental freeze, eviction ban could affect you
The provincial government brought a new Rental Tenancy Order into effect, restricting rent increases and evictions during COVID-19.
Home buyers and sellers adjust plans amid changing times
Metro Vancouver’s housing market saw steady demand to begin March, and a levelling of activity near the end as concerns about COVID-19 intensified.
Provincial government lists REALTORS® as essential service
Find out what this means to you as a home buyer or seller.