Forecasts and Presentations
Mortgage Rate Forecast (September 2016)
The Canadian five-year qualifying mortgage rate briefly moved higher in the third quarter, rising by ten basis points to 4.74 per cent before swiftly falling back to its historical low of 4.64 per cent. . . more >>   
Commercial Leading Indicator (August 2016)
The BCREA CLI increased 1.7 index points in the second quarter of 2016, propelled higher by strong growth in the BC economy. . . more >>   

2016 Third Quarter Housing Forecast Update
In its 2016 Third Quarter Housing Forecast Update, BCREA reported that MLS® residential sales in the province are forecast to climb 10.4 per cent to a record 113,000 units this year, eclipsing the previous record of 106,310 units in 2005. . . more >>



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