Blog by Barb Pasternak,

Blog by Barb Pasternak

Home Sales to Climb Eight Per Cent in 2011: BCREA Housing Forecast Update - First Quarter 2011

February 24th, 2011
For a PDF version of this news release, including data table, follow this link:
www.bcrea.bc.ca/news_room/2011-02-23Forecast.pdf.

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Home Sales to Climb Eight Per Cent in 2011
BCREA Housing Forecast Update - First Quarter 2011

Vancouver, BC – February 23, 2011. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) released its Housing Forecast for the first quarter of 2011 today. ...

Its Happening in Osoyoos

February 18th, 2011
Feb. 5 - 19 Osoyoos Young Artists. Osoyoos Art Gallery. Tues. – Sat. Noon – 4 p.m.

Feb. 15 Osoyoos Coyotes game. 7:35 p.m. Osoyoos Sun Bowl Arena.

Feb. 19 Osoyoos Coyotes game. 7:35 p.m. Osoyoos Sun Bowl Arena.

Feb. 19 Composting Workshop by the Osoyoos Desert Society. Watermark. 2 - 4 p.m. $40. Adv. reservation req. 250-495-2470.

Feb. 19 Jake Peters. Osoyoos Mini Theatre. $15 adv. $20 at the do ...

CREA revises housing forecast

February 15th, 2011

Financial Post · Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011

OTTAWA — The Canadian Real Estate Association has raised its outlook for home sales this year, pointing to an improving economic outlook and strengthening consumer confidence.

Sales in 2011 are expected to total 439,900 units, which is still down 1.6% from 2010, the industry group said Tuesday. However, it forecasts sales to rise 3% to 45 ...