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The summer housing market remains active in Greater Vancouver
VANCOUVER, B.C. – September 4, 2013 – August activity in the Greater Vancouver housing
market finished well above last year’s pace and slightly below the 10-year average for the month.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in
Greater Vancouver reached 2,514 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in August 2013.
This represents a 52.5 per cent increase compared to the 1,649 sales recorded in August 2012,
and a 14.7 per cent decline compared to the 2,946 sales in July 2013.
Last month’s sales were 4.6 per cent below the 10-year sales average for the month.
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August activity in the Greater Vancouver housingmarket finished well above last year’s pace and slightly below the 10-year average for the month.The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales inGreater Vancouver reached 2,514 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in August 2013.This represents a 52.5 per cent increase compared to the 1,649 sales recorded in August 2012,and a 14.7 per cent decline compared to the 2,946 sales in July 2013.