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Fraser Valley Home Sales Strong Despite Summer Slowdown

Surrey – Sales activity remained strong in July, despite month-over-month decreases for each of the three major residential property types. This was the sixth strongest July historically for the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board. The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board…


Hotline Established For Businesses Impacted by B.C. Wildfires

The British Columbia Economic Development Association (BCEDA) is launching a hotline to help businesses get back on their feet following the devastating fires impacting Central British Columbia. The hotline is established in collaboration with FortisBC. The Business Recovery Hotline will begin…


Welfare Rates Rise $100/Month

Victoria – Starting with the September 20, 2017 cheque, people on income assistance and disability will receive an additional $100 a month. The new monthly rates will be $1,133 for a person receiving disability assistance and $710 for a person…




June Chilliwack Real Estate Numbers – Up Up And Away

Chilliwack – Although housing inventory is up marginally over last year’s record lows, supply and demand continues to reflect higher home prices in Chilliwack and area. A total of 482 residential sales was recorded last month, down from 544 in…