Whistler Real Estate February 2018 Newsletter + 7 day Update AND HOT new listing!
by Denise Brown
on Friday, February 23rd, 2018 at 10:34am.
RE/MAX Whistler Monthly News and 7 Day Update
February 2018 Newsletter
Photo Credit: Tourism Whistler/Justa Jeskova
My first attempt at a green screen! I'm a little fuzzy.
Denise Brown PREC Phone: 604-935-2013 ext.1 Text 604-902-2033 denise@RealWhisterLiving.com www.Whistler-RealEstate.ca
7 Day Update
NEW 27 New listings in the past 7 days SOLD 16 Sold listings in the past 7 days PRICE CHANGE 5 Price changes in the past 7 days CURRENT 170 Current listings in Whistler SOLD THIS YEAR 165 Sold listings since January 1 2018
Whistler, Pemberton, and Squamish Real Estate Update
WHISTLER’s property sales in the first month of 2018 reached a total dollar volume of $85.9 Million in 64 total reported transactions, which are much higher numbers than recorded in January last year. Of the 64 transactions, 20% were chalet sales, 25% were townhome sales and 36% were condo sales. While the majority of sales were for condos, chalet sales contributed the most to the monthly dollar volume, totalling $43 Million.
For a complete breakdown of Whistler Sales by Dollar Volume, Number of Transactions and Property Types, as well as annual quarterly trends for the past few years, please check out our blog here.
Property sales in PEMBERTON for the month of January kicked off 2018 with a total dollar volume of $5.6 Million from sales of all property types. Chalet sales were responsible for the majority of that dollar volume, totalling $2.5 Million. Townhome sales totalled just over $1.8 Million, and condo sales totalled just over $1 Million for the month!
SQUAMISH property sales in January 2018 reached a total dollar volume of $17.7 Million in 28 total reported transactions, compared to just over $21 Million in 35 transactions that took place January last year. The largest dollar volume of sales in January 2018 were townhome sales, at just under $10 Million. Single family homes rang in at about $5.4 Million, and condo sales were a reported $3.4 Million.
HOT NEW LISTING 209 SNOWBIRD 4865 Painted Cliff Road, Blackcomb
Up above the rest in the natural beauty of the Blackcomb Benchlands, this exceptionally stunning & bright townhome multiplies from 2 beds and 2 full baths to create 3 sleeping rooms with the intelligent addition of a children’s sleeping + media room. This newly remodeled home can comfortably host 2 families. 3 runs to the ski hill, and GST is paid.
Top 10 real estate questions – and answers! "From closing costs to mortgage stress-tests and everything in between, here are the top 10 real estate questions, and the answers supplied by our expert network of RE/MAX brokers and agents across Canada." Get the answers here.
RE/MAX Quest for Excellence Bursaries
Accepting Applications until March 12th 2018: Do you know a high school student graduating this year? RE/MAX of Western Canada wants to give 16 students an easy $1000 bursary. One lucky student will also win a RE/MAX hot air balloon ride! Click the button below to enter.
Feb 9 - 25th: Daily CBC broadcasts of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games from 9 AM to 9 PM on the big screen in Olympic Plaza. It’s the perfect place for the whole family to cheer on Sea to Sky Olympians and watch your favourite events along with other fans.
Mon & Wed until March: The whole family can celebrate a great day on the slopes with even more fun at Whistler Olympic Plaza. Parents can have a warm beverage while the kids do outdoor, winter activities and entertainment each week.
Fire & Ice Show
Sundays: This legendary, free outdoor show is held every Sunday in the Village. Dress warm, grab a cup of hot chocolate and prepare to be amazed by the big air displays, fire spinners, & fireworks.