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Vancouver Island Market Report Infographics

Thursday, February 11, 2021 1:44:11 PM UTC
INFOGRAPHICS: January 2021 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

Lowest inventory on record continues to plague buyers

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) reports that sales of single-family homes in January increased by 66 per cent board-wide from one year ago but were five per cent lower than in December.

Last month, 286 single-family detached properties (excluding acreage and waterfront) sold on the MLS® System compared to 172 the previous January and 302 in December 2020. In the condo apartment category, sales rose by 46 per cent year over year (63 to 92) but dropped by 26 per cent from the previous month. Row/townhouse sales increased by 75 per cent from January 2020 and 45 per cent from December.

Read the full report on the VIREB website!

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between January 2021 and January 2020 numbers, and is current as of February 2021. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: December 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

Lowest inventory on record closes out the year

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) reports that sales of single-family homes in December increased by 34 per cent from one year ago and were 28 per cent lower than in November.

Last month, 302 single-family detached properties (excluding acreage and waterfront) sold on the MLS® System compared to 226 in December 2019 and 422 in November 2020.

Read the full report on the VIREB website!

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between December 2019 and December 2020 numbers, and is current as of December 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: November 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: November 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

Strong Buyer Demand Hampered By Low Inventory

Last month, 422 single-family detached properties (excluding acreage and waterfront) sold on the MLS® System compared to 318 in November 2019, a 33% increase. Sales dipped by 19% from October.

In the condo apartment category, sales rose by 65% year over year and decreased by 17% from October. Row/townhouse sales increased by 84% from the previous year but dropped by 8% from October.

Read the full report on the VIREB website!

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between November 2019 and November 2020 numbers, and is current as of December 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: October 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: October 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

High Demand Continues Despite Pandemic

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) recorded 1,066 unit sales (all categories) last month compared to 721 in October 2019.

Breaking those numbers down, 524 single-family detached properties (excluding acreage and waterfront) sold in October compared to 342 the previous year, a 53% increase but a decrease of 18% from September. Sales of condo apartments rose by 48% year over year and six% month over month. Row/townhouse sales increased by 51% from October 2019 but dipped by 10% from the previous month.

Read the full report on the VIREB website.

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between October 2019 and October 2020 numbers, and is current as of November 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

Download Printable Version – October 2020 VIREB Market Report

 

 

 

 

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: September 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: September 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

Robust Housing Market Being Fuelled By Many Factors

VIREB recorded 1,287 unit sales (all categories) last month compared to 692 in September 2019, a healthy showing amid the economic downturn caused by a global pandemic.

Breaking those numbers down, 643 single-family detached properties (excluding acreage and waterfront) sold in September compared to 324 the previous year. Sales of condo apartments rose by 46% year over year while row/townhouse sales increased by 28%.

Read the full report on the VIREB website!

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between September 2019 and September 2020 numbers, and is current as of October 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: August 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: August 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

Strong Post-COVID Recovery Continues

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) recorded 1,101 unit sales (all categories) last month, a 39% increase from August 2019.

A total of 547 single-family detached properties (excluding acreage and waterfront) sold in August, a year-over-year increase of 35%. Sales of condo apartments rose by 43% year over year while row/townhouse sales increased by 19%.

Read the full report on the VIREB website!

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between August 2019 and August 2020 numbers, and is current as of September 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: July 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: July 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

VIREB’s housing market continues to recover from the COVID-19 downturn seen in April and part of May.

A total of 892 units sold in July 2020, down 4% from the 931 sales posted in July 2019. Breaking down those sales by category, 574 single-family detached properties sold on the MLS® System last month compared to 573 in June 2020 and 554 in July 2019. Sales of condo apartments dipped by 14% year over year while row/townhouse sales dropped by 16%.

The benchmark price of a single-family home board-wide was $545,700 in July, an increase of 6% from the previous year and 2% higher than in June. In the apartment category, the year-over-year benchmark price rose by 4%, hitting $312,800 and up marginally from June. The benchmark price of a townhouse in July rose by 4% year over year, climbing to $425,800 but down slightly from June.

Read the full report on the VIREB website!

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between July 2019 and July 2020 numbers, and is current as of August 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

Download Printable Version – July 2020 VIREB Market Report

 

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: June 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: June 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

Housing Market Rebounds in June

The COVID-19 effect on VIREB’s housing market seemingly wore off in June, with sales rebounding significantly from May and posting year-over-year increases in most markets.

Last month, 479 single-family homes sold on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System compared to 246 in May 2020 and 406 one year ago. Sales of apartments increased by 3% year over year but were 59% higher than in May. Townhouse sales rose by 3% year over year and were up by 118% from May 2020.

Read the full report on the VIREB website!

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between June 2019 and June 2020 numbers, and is current as of July 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: May 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: May 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

Higher May sales indicate a recovering market.

While COVID-19 had a significant impact on the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board’s (VIREB) housing market in April, the board’s May numbers indicate that the market may already be recovering.Last month, 246 single-family homes sold on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System compared to 189 in April 2020 and 456 in May 2019. Sales of apartments decreased by 56% year over year but were significantly higher than in April, with 44 properties changing hands compared to 17 the previous month. Townhouse sales dropped by 70% year over year but rose by 65% from April.

Read the full report on the VIREB website.

 

 


 

The following data is a comparison between May 2019 and May 2020 numbers, and is current as of June 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

 

Download Printable Version – May 2020 VIREB Market Report

 

 

 

 

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INFOGRAPHICS: April 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports
INFOGRAPHICS: April 2020 VIREB Vancouver Island Market Reports

The anticipated impact of COVID-19 on VIREB’s housing market became a reality in April, with sales of single-family homes dropping by 54% year over year.

Last month, 189 single-family homes sold on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System compared to 333 in March 2020 and 412 in April 2019. Apartment and townhouse sales decreased by 82 and 69%, respectively. Inventory of single-family homes last month dipped by nine% year over year (1,293 to 1,173). Active listings of apartments rose by 33% (303 to 403) year over year, while townhouse inventory dropped by 19% (197 to 160).

Read the full report over on the VIREB website.

 


 

The following data is a comparison between April 2019 and April 2020 numbers, and is current as of May 2020. Click here to check out last month’s infographics.

You can also view all our VIREB infographics by clicking here.

 

Click on the images for a larger view! (Protip: Make sure to grab the printable PDF versions, too! It fits best when printed on A4-sized sheets, AND we’ve added an area on the sheet where you can attach your business card! ๐Ÿ™‚ )

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