Housing

Big January boosts construction activity in Langley Township

The year-to-date construction is almost double last year’s number

 

Residential real estate market rebounding well: long-time realtor

House prices, sales, and listings in Langley are moving on an upward trajectory

 

CMHC expects uneven and uncertain recovery in country’s housing market

A potential second wave of the virus, higher unemployment and the pace of an economic recovery could affect housing

 

CMHC sees declines in home prices, sales, starts that will linger to end of 2022

CMHC said average housing prices could fall anywhere from nine to 18 per cent in its forecast

First-time buyers to downsizers: Meet your Realtor for life

Realtor Angela Evennett has the experience and credentials to help you find the right home

  • May 25, 2020

Strong home sales in early March plunged as virus hit

Sales were trending upwards before physical isolation began

Big future in tiny homes, says New Zealand expert

Westcoast Small Home Expo, set to return to Abbotsford Tradex June 6-7

Council gives thumbs up to Aldergrove core development

The multi-phased project could receive final approval soon

Our View: Growing pains hurt in Langley

Development isn’t paying for itself, and we’re developing fast

  • Feb 8, 2020

Painful Truth: Destroy Metro Vancouver’s housing in order to save it

What if the best rule for residential zoning was “there are no rules?”

Autumn home sales trending up in Langley

Prices are still flat or down for homes compared to last year

POLL: Would you live in a 12-storey wooden building?

Changes to the building code mean taller wooden buildings

  • Nov 24, 2019

Cohousing project seeks new members for Langley development

With land located, new future residents are sought

Affordable housing for Langley seniors to open by early 2021

Emmaus Place is a partnership between a local church and goverment agencies

Rental project could have almost 500 units in North Langley

The complex got initial approvals from the Township council recently

Housing sales see autumn increase in Langley

Sales are much higher than last year

Langley family caught in ALR rule change now relieved at government reprieve

Families can again bring relatives into modular homes on ALR land – for now

Our View: Quality housing is key

Affordable housing needs to be more than simply cheap

  • May 31, 2019

Nowhere to grieve: How homeless people deal with loss during the opioid crisis

Abbotsford homeless advocate says grief has distinct challenges for those living on the streets