Market Updates

Big changes to BC housing

Posted on Nov 01, 2022 in Market Updates

This post was written using a transcript from Tony's November 2022 podcast. It’s been edited for clarity.

TONY: British Columbia gets a new premier this month and the front runner has bold plans to tackle the province's housing crisis. In this episode, we're going to dig into his strategy and explore what it means for our local Sunshine Coast real e...

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SUNSHINE COAST, BC REAL ESTATE UPDATE - NOVEMBER 2022

Posted on Nov 01, 2022 in Market Updates

This post was written using a transcript from Tony's November 2022 podcast. It’s been edited for clarity.

INTEREST RATES CONTINUE TO CLIMB



PAUL: Let's talk about the Sunshine Coast real estate market for November 2022. On October 26, the Bank of Canada increased its rate by 0.50%. How close to the breaking point are we with interest rates on the Suns...

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SUNSHINE COAST, BC REAL ESTATE UPDATE - September 2022

Posted on Sep 01, 2022 in Market Updates


This post was written using a transcript from the above video. It’s been edited for clarity.

Gibsons to end short-term rentals

PAUL: At the end of July the town of Gibsons passed new bylaws that essentially eliminates short-term vacation rentals in the town, and these new rules will come into effect in January of 2023. But the end result is that in a...

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Sunshine Coast, BC real estate Update - August 2022

Posted on Jul 30, 2022 in Market Updates



This post was written using a transcript from the above video. It’s been edited for clarity.

Why own a business on the Sunshine Coast, BC?


PAUL: Tony, we both own businesses on the Sunshine Coast. What is it about this region that makes it such a great place to want to invest?

TONY: I think there are many factors, not the least of which being it's a b...

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Market Update for the Sunshine Coast, BC - July 2022

Posted on Jul 03, 2022 in Market Updates


This post was written using a transcript from the above video. It’s been edited for clarity.

What drives real estate prices?
PAUL: Over the last couple of years we've seen lots of movement in the real estate market, both locally and nationally. Prices shot way up and now it looks like things are pulling back. What causes these big price shifts?

TONY:...

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Market Update - June 2022

Posted on Jun 01, 2022 in Market Updates


This post was written using a transcript from the above video. It’s been edited for clarity.

Is BC's cooling period good or bad?

PAUL: A lot of talk on the news about the province, introducing a cooling off period, and I'm wondering if you think that's good or bad.

TONY: I don't see the cooling off period solving the problem that they're trying to sol...

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