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July 2015 Market Update



July 2015



June Market Infographics

Check out our market hot sheets below to find out how listings and sales in your neighbourhood compare to others areas in your city.




Bowen Island


Gulf Islands







Maple Ridge



New Westminster


North Delta

North Surrey


North Vancouver

Pitt Meadows


Port Coquitlam

Port Moody



South Surrey/White Rock






Vancouver Downtown


Vancouver East

Vancouver West


West Vancouver












Macdonald Realty Nominees for HGTV's House Hunt

The HGTV House Hunt is on once again! This year we are nominated under 3 categories, with 4 of our listings. Tour amazing homes across the globe, vote for your favorites, and enter for your chance to win a $10,000 cash prize!


Click here to see these amazing properties here!



Is Airbnb inflating the Vancouver housing crisis?

While we were busy blaming empty condos for the affordability crisis, we might have overlooked a less obvious culprit.

A Simon Fraser University master's student released her findings this week that show short-term rentals on Airbnb may be contributing to the city's near-zero vacancy rate.

Airbnb is the hugely popular site where people the world over can make money by providing accommodation in their homes, or helping people find affordable places to stay while travelling.

Read more... (The Globe and Mail)



Macdonald Realty News

Lynn Hsu, CEO of Macdonald Realty, named one of The 50 Most Influential Women in B.C. by BCBusiness (MacBlog)

Beyond Borders: How Dan Scarrow is servicing clients & driving results in the Shanghai office (BCBusiness)

Lower Mainland News

The great density debate: Just how fast is Metro Vancouver growing? (The Province)

Vancouver inventory squeeze finds buyers panicked, sellers anxious (The Globe and Mail)

House price rise has left Fraser Valley condos, townhomes behind (Peace Arch News)

Detached home prices on the rise in Fraser Valley (Surrey Leader)

Victoria & Vancouver Island News

Victoria real estate sales way up but are foreign buyers to blame? (Chek)

Island living offers the best of a mild climate (Calgary Herald)

Nanaimo housing market remains strong through early part of 2015 (Nanaimo Daily News

Whistler-Squamish News

Residential development boom looms for Squamish (Business in Vancouver)

Real estate heating up in the Sea to Sky (Pique)

Okanagan News

Out of Province Buyers Scooping Up Okanagan Properties (Kelowna Now)



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