Investing in the Sunshine Coast

Home Sellers Seeing Benefits from Buyer Demand and Low Inventory

Posted on Mar 06, 2020

Home buyers got some great news at start of March with the new stress test to qualify for mortgages and the .5% decrease in rates from the Bank of Canada. These two factors combine to allow more people to enter the real estate market and to see an increase of up to 5% in their purchasing power. This March could be a great time to finally get into t...

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Real Estate Market Heats Up on the Sunshine Coast

Posted on Feb 03, 2020

Winter weather hasn't stopped the real estate market on the Sunshine Coast from continuing to pick up momentum.  

Sales for Single Family homes are up 5% over last year at the same time, and the sales price to listing price ratio is up 3.6% showing that sellers are less likely to accept low offers. Inventory remains low and has continued to drop as it...

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October shows signs of  real estate market recovery on Sunshine Coast

Posted on Nov 06, 2019

The Sunshine Coast has been experiencing a buyers market throughout most of 2019. However October showed some signs of change as we saw an increase of 17% in sales from September to October for Detached houses and an increase of 10.4% compared to October 2018. Inventory decreased 14% as only a few new Detached listings came on the market, indicatin...

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Stunning new condo development launching in Gibsons.  Touchstone at Gospel Rock

Posted on Sep 19, 2019

Pre-sale opportunities on the Sunshine Coast are rare, and a development of Touchstone at Gospel Rock's caliber presents an irreplaceable opportunity to own a new condo in world-class, master-planned community. Located in a spectacular oceanfront setting in the award-winning town of Gibson's, Touchstone at Gospel Rock will offer a mix of single fam...

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4 Tips to Buying Waterfront Properties

Posted on Aug 01, 2019

Living on the water is many people's lifelong dream, whether as a retirement goal, vacation getaway or full-time residence. There are few things that match the feeling a waterfront home can provide; from relaxing on your deck, watching the sunshine sparkling on the water to days spent enjoying swimming, water-sports or fishing just a short distance...

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Cash-Flow Positive Properties 

Posted on Jul 28, 2019

Finding properties that are cash-flow positive with 25% downpayment or less has been a challenge for the Vancouver market. Not the case on the Sunshine Coast. With a strong rental market and a buyers market, the Sunshine Coast, located only a short 40 minute ferry ride away from Vancouver, offers excellent opportunities for investment. A search on...

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