Market Minute

Market Minute - November 2019

Posted on Oct 31, 2019 in Market Minute


The turmoil surrounding our federal election has subsided and Canadians now have a Liberal minority government. This means, at least for the time being, home buyers and sellers shouldn’t expect any changes to the current mortgage qualification requirements.

This leads me to believe that Sunshine Coasters will continue to see a buyers’ market into su...

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Market Minute - October 2019

Posted on Sep 28, 2019 in Market Minute


The Sunshine Coast real estate market circa October 2019 can be described as follows: If you don’t need to sell right now, don’t. If you MUST sell, price your property sharply to avoid chasing the market further down.

Deciding what your property is worth on the open market requires equal parts science and art. The science comes from knowing what dat...

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Market Minute - August 2019

Posted on Aug 11, 2019 in Market Minute


The August Market Minute is coming to you from one of my recent listings in Granthams Landing in order to allow me to illustrate a point.

Year-over-year comparisons between this year and last year show that the Sunshine Coast real estate market has slowed considerably ov...

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Market Minute - July 2019

Posted on Jul 04, 2019 in Market Minute


June saw buyers lowballing sellers in an attempt to capitalize on a very soft Sunshine Coast real estate market.

Reconsider whether or not selling your property is something you really need to do right now. Summer months typically mean a slow real estate market and I anticipate that slowness will become even more pronounced here on the Sunshine Coas...

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Market Minute - June 2019

Posted on Jun 06, 2019 in Market Minute


Between January 2018 and June 2018, the Sunshine Coast saw 458 sales and an average house sale price of $736,000. The median time on market was 29 days.

Let’s compare that to 2019. So far this year, we’ve seen 183 fewer sales and the average house price has dropped to $690,000. Median time on market has grown to 42 days. Fewer homes are selling for...

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Market Minute - May 2019

Posted on May 03, 2019 in Market Minute


⚠️ DISCLAIMER: This video is not intended to cause or induce breach of any existing agency agreement.



Our spring Sunshine Coast market is more active than it was over the winter but it’s noticeably slower when compared to this time last year. Expect benchmark prices to drop further while average days on market increase.

There are lots of listings and...

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