October brings slight bump to sales for Fraser Valley
The Fraser Valley housing market saw slight increases in both total transactions and overall inventory this month after sales hit their lowest point for the year in September.
The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board processed 1,155 sales of all property types on its Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in October, a decrease of 35.8 per cent compared to the 1,779 sales in October of last year, and a 11.6 per cent increase compared to sales in September 2018. Of the 1,155 sales, 438 were residential detached homes, 306 were townhouses, and 292 were apartments.
“While slight, this is the first time since May that sales here have been on the upswing.” said John Barbisan, President of the Board. “We’re