Christina Erl Real Estate Blog

Breakout Realtor of 2014

(January 22, 2015, posted in Clients)

Today at the office we celebrated many things. An exciting company rebrand, and the Managing Brokers also handed out annual awards. Last year was the best year in Real Estate I have personally enjoyed as a Realtor, but I was completely surprised and pleased to received the "Breakout Realtor of 2014" award.  

It is the first award as a Realtor that I have achieved but that's not why I was surprised. A... read more.

BC 2015 Assessments Available Now

(January 09, 2015, posted in Market Update)

Property owners received their 2015 assessment notices the first week of January from BC Assessment (BCA).  This notice is BCA’s estimate of a property’s value as of July 1, 2014, and for new construction or substantially renovated homes, the physical condition as of October 31, 2014.

BCA is the provincial Crown corporation responsible for determining and reporting property value estimates for the 1... read more.

2014 Vancouver Housing Market Overview

(January 05, 2015, posted in Market Update)

Home Sale and Listing Activity Reach Historical Norms in 2014


It was a typical year for the Metro Vancouver housing market in certain respects. The region’s home sale and listing totals for 2014 both rank fifth when compared against the past 10 years of activity, while home prices increased.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that total sales of detached, attached and apartme... read more.

December 2014 Vancouver Market Update

(January 03, 2015, posted in Market Update)

Residential property sales in Greater Vancouver totalled 2,116 in December 2014, an increase of 8.3 per cent from the 1,953 sales recorded in December 2013 and a 15.9 per cent decline compared to November 2014 when 2,516 home sales occurred.

New listings for detached, attached and apartment properties in Greater Vancouver totalled 1,888 in December 2014. This represents a 1.7 per cent increase comp... read more.