Sunshine Coast, April 2020

Posted on May 07, 2020

The sales statistics for April are in and we’re now seeing the impact of the C-19 pandemic. There were 26 sales of detached housing, down from 44 sales in March, and also down from 29 sales in April of 2019. This is only the 2nd month in the last 6 where the sales total is down from last year. The Benchmark Price – that is, the price of an average...

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Sunshine Coast, March 2020

Posted on May 07, 2020

There were 44 sales of detached housing. Despite the C-19 situation, that’s up from 31 sales in February, and also up from 38 sales in March of 2019. This is the 5th month in the past 6 where the sales total is up from last year. The Benchmark Price – that is, the price of an average home in an average area – increased 2.2% to $569,200, making it o...

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Sunshine Coast, February 2020

Posted on May 07, 2020

The sales statistics for February are in. There were 31 sales of detached housing. That’s up from the 21 sales noted in January, but down from February of 2019. This marks the 1st month in the past 6 where the sales total is down from last year. The Benchmark Price – that is, the price of an average home in an average area – decreased 1.4% to $556...

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Sunshine Coast, BC January 2020

Posted on Feb 12, 2020

The sales statistics for January are in. There were 21 sales of detached housing. That’s down from the 32 sales noted in December, but up slightly from January of 2019. This marks the 5th month in a row where the sales total is up from last year. This improvement is likely linked with the increase in activity in Vancouver, which also began about 5...

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Sunshine Coast, BC December 2019

Posted on Feb 12, 2020

For December, there were 32 sales of detached homes. That’s more than twice the 14 sales noted in December of 2018 and the 4th month in a row the monthly total is more than last year. As for the year, we started off well behind 2018, but steadily improved. By year’s end, we reached 502 sales of detached homes - close to the 514 sales in 2018. Howev...

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Sunshine Coast, BC November 2019

Posted on Dec 12, 2019

There were 47 sales of detached housing. That’s down slightly from October, but a big increase over the 30 sales in November of 2018. This marks the 3rd month in a row where the sales total is up from last year. This improvement is linked to the recent increase in activity in Vancouver. And even though the YTD total of 470 is down 6% from 2018, it...

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