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REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive enters final weekend - donate today!

This weekend is the last chance to donate to the 24th annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive.

The Blanket Drive is the largest and longest running program of its kind in the Lower Mainland. Over 150 real estate offices are serving as donation drop-off centres during this year’s program.

The 24th annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive is underway

Today marks the beginning of the 24th annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive – the largest and longest running program of its kind in the Lower Mainland.

Realtors across the region are working with their clients to coordinate thousands of donations of blankets, sleeping bags, warm winter clothing, and new socks and underwear for those in need.

REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive begins November 13

The 24th annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive kicks off November 13 to collect warm winter clothing for those in need across the Lower Mainland.

The REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive is the largest and longest running blanket drive in the Lower Mainland.

Home listings at four-year October high as sales remain below typical levels

Home sale activity across Metro Vancouver* remained below long-term historical averages in October.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totalled 1,966 in October 2018, a 34.9 per cent decrease from the 3,022 sales recorded in October 2017, and a 23.3 per cent increase compared to September 2018 when 1,595 homes sold.

More supply and less demand seen across Metro Vancouver housing market

The supply of homes for sale continued to increase across the Metro Vancouver* housing market in September while home buyer demand remained below typical levels for this time of year.

Source: https://www.rebgv.org/news-statistics