Taking In The Drive

Little Italy

During the past 30 day period, a snapshot of the Grandview’s detached market activity saw a market struggling to climb back up.

Local Markets

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In the period covering March 07 to May 07, Grandview, also known as The Drive, recorded the following market activity.


Total Listings declined from March/April’s 59 to April/May’s 55.


Sales decreased from March/April’s 15 to 9 in April/May.

Expired, Reductions, Increases, Days on Market

  • The March/April period had no listing mandates expire but there was one in April/May.
  • Price reductions in March/April were 8 while in April/May it was 9.
  • There were no price increases in either period.
  • It took 18 days to sell a home in March/April dropping to 15 April/May.

Average and Median Prices

  • March/April’s Average Ask price decreased from $809,513 to April/May’s $725,766.
  • The Median Ask price in March/April of $775,000 dropped slightly to $769,000 in April/May.
  • The Average Sold price in the April/May was $748,222. This was a drop from March/April’s average sale price of $819,833.

  • The Median Sold prices climbed from March/April’s price of $790,000 increasing to April/May’s $800,000.

Local Thoughts

Many predictions of doom and gloom exist. Contradicting these predictions, Vancouver’s Grandview neighbourhood is currently seeing a climb back to a positive upward market.

About Larry Yatkowsky

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*Disclaimer: Statistics Courtesy REBGV. While believed to be accurate they are not guaranteed.
**Numbers provided may vary as they are dynamically posted by the REBGV.

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