News

Small gains in LM housing prices

The Lower Mainland real estate market posted small price gains in 2013.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver said its composite benchmark price for detached houses climbed 2.5 per cent during the year to $927,000.

Apartments were up 1.8 per cent to $367,800 and attached units wer eup 1.2 per cent to $456,100.

The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board which includes Surrey, White Rock and North Delta, said its benchmark detached house price was up 1.9 per cent to $549,500 in December from a year ago.

Townhouses declined 1.0 per cent to $293,300 and apartments dropped 3.7 per cent to $192,600.

 

House prices actually dropped 0.9 per cent to $459,200 in Maple Ridge and 0.6 per cent to $701,700 in Tsawwassen.

 

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Community Events, April 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Apr 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.