The Metro Vancouver housing market saw steady home sale and listing activity in May, a shift back from the record-breaking activity seen in the earlier spring months.
Competition amongst home buyers is putting upward pressure on home prices across Metro Vancouver’s housing market.
Multiple offers have become more common and home buyers have less time to make decisions as a result.
Taylor Biggar, Oakwyn Realty, became a Realtor in 2003. Born and raised in Richmond, Taylor watched his father’s real estate career flourish and realized it was his calling, too.
In 2015, Taylor was elected to the Board of Directors, and has been active with the Governance Committee and various task forces. He served as chair-elect in 2020-21. Before that, he’d been active as a chair of the REBGV Richmond-South Delta-Gulf Islands Area.
Taylor volunteers with several local community organisations.
Economist Keith Stewart will provide extensive insight and analysis into the latest housing market trends, using MLS® data and other industry and economic information.
Keith spent the last five years as a Specialist in Urban and Housing Market Policy with the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. He’s also worked in BC’s Finance Ministry and as an analyst at the Bank of Canada. He has a master’s degree in economics and numerous designations related to financial risk management, data analysis, forecasting, predictive modeling, and more.