Henry Pryor, who has helped people buy homes in London for more than 30 years, says only war would be a bigger threat to the housing market than the conditions it faces now after Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.
Have you heard about the red-hot real estate market … in Parksville? While the Vancouver’s market has been in the spotlight for its rapidly rising values, these sky-high growth rates are now trickling out to surrounding locations. Cameron Muir, chief economist of the British Columbia Real Estate Association, says the entire province experienced a record setting month for real estate sales in April, in part due to B.C.’s strong economy.
Like most people, 74-year-old Berdj Garabedian has been a movie fan for most of his life – since he was a teenager, he estimates. Unlike most people, 74-year-old Berdj Garabedian can say that he is not only a fan of the silver screen, but was on it, too. In a blockbuster Hollywood movie. Playing a titular role. Garabedian, who lives in Saint-Laurent, plays an older version of Apocalypse, the villain in the most recent installment of the X-Men series, X-Men: Apocalypse.
House prices have increased 5.6 percent a year over the past five years, according to UBS, which is double the average annual rate of increase since 1970. Some catch-up is overdue as in real terms German house prices didn’t rise over the past 40 years, according to Green Street Advisors.