VANCOUVER, B.C. – August 2, 2013 – Sunny weather did not slow the pace of home sale
activity in July. Last month was the highest selling month of the year in Greater Vancouver and
the highest selling July since 2009.
The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in
Greater Vancouver reached 2,946 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in July 2013. This
represents a 40.4 per cent increase compared to the 2,098 sales recorded in July 2012, and an
11.5 per cent increase compared to the 2,642 sales in June 2013.
Last month’s sales were 0.1 per cent above the 10-year sales average for the month.