We know that buying a home is the biggest purchase you’ll probably make in your life. With what can at times be a confusing real estate market, we want to help you make a confident and informed decision. The team at AXIS has compiled a series of professional opinions on the real estate market in the Lower Mainland. We’ve also given you our own personal take on specific neighbourhoods and trends; keeping you up-to-date with “insider” perspectives and information for all things real estate.

Times Colonist: Near collapse in foreign buying in Metro Vancouver real estate (September 2016)

News1130: Nine names appointed to Real Estate Council of British Columbia (October 2016)

The Globe and Mail: Vancouver council approves Canada’s first-ever vacant housing tax (November 2016)

Financial Post: No December slowdown in housing sales as search for homes expected to extend through Christmas (December 2016)

CBC News: Applications open for 1st-time B.C. homebuyers loan (January 2017)

CBC News: B.C. Homes sales levels ‘back to normal’ (February 2017)

News 1130: Higher demand, than supply, for homes across Metro Vancouver (March 2017)

Times Colonist: Early signs that Vancouver housing market correction may be over (April 2017)

Financial Post: Vancouver housing market rebounds from tax impact (May 2017)

CBC News: Vancouver real estate market unfazed by foreign buyer’s tax one year later (June 2017)

The Georgia Straight: BC home prices up five percent in July although sales slow down since start of 2017 (July 2017)

Global News: Metro Vancouver housing sales up in August (August 2017)