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Metro Vancouver Real Estate Outlook for 2012

Metro Vancouver Real Estate Outlook for 2012

The official forecast is for Metro Vancouver resales to rise 9 per cent and the average overall home price to increase 2.2 per cent from 2011 to $805,000.

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Banks hold most of the cards in mortgage game

To understand the housing market and where it’s headed, it’s a good idea to take a close look at the big banks.

As providers of more than 60% of home loans in Canada they are major players, determining everything from who gets to be a buyer to what people can afford to pay.