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June 2020 Vancouver Rent Report

Rental Trends in June 2020  This month, we take a closer look at the reported average rent prices across the Greater Vancouver Area. This is the third rent report based on data gathered from numerous listing websites during the quarantine period and we're seeing downward pressure on rental rates continue across the Lower Mainland. Average Rent across Greater Vancouver Below we show the average rent of a 1 bedroom, unfurnished apartment over the ...

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Tips for Moving During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Despite the B.C. Health Authority’s loosening of some COVID-19 quarantine restrictions, it is definitely not business as usual for most business sectors in the province including the real estate and rental markets. For the foreseeable future, finding a place to rent will be a very different exercise than it was a few months ago. Thankfully, in terms of payments, many provinces, alongside our federal government are offering some relief to ...

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Average Rent Near Transit in Greater Vancouver

Updated: May 25, 2020 Unfurnished, 1 bedroom average rent near transit is highest at Waterfront, Burrard & Vancouver City CentreUnfurnished, 2 bedroom average rent near transit is highest at Waterfront, Burrard, Granville, Vancouver City Centre, Olympic Village & Broadway-City HallThe difference between the highest and lowest average rent near transit for unfurnished, 1 bedroom listings is $900The difference between the highest and lowest average rent near transit for unfurnished, 2 bedroom ...

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Feature Update: View Rental Listings Online With Video Tours

As a landlord or tenant, conducting viewings during the COVID-19 pandemic has become a challenge. In many jurisdictions, viewings have been canceled completely. Thankfully, our latest digital feature can help landlords adjust to a rental market that is rapidly shifting online. Our new video tour feature reduces the need for in-person viewings and enhances your property listings. Unlike static images, videos will give prospective tenants a better spatial understanding of ...

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Property Manager Spotlight – Global Education City (GEC)

Spotlight Series Our Spotlight Series highlights the experiences of Metro Vancouver property managers and tenants. Each post explores their property management approach and challenges and, more specifically, how they are using and benefitting from the liv.rent platform. This profile is different from others in the series as it is the first one we are running during the current pandemic. Like all businesses, GEC has had to adjust to the new environment. Thankfully, ...

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May 2020 Montreal Rent Report

Montreal Rent Trends Let's take a closer look at the average rent in Montreal, rent trends, and renter demographics based on May 2020's figures. The numbers collected this month were the first during a complete COVID-19 pandemic period and point to a sustained downward pressure on rental rates. (NOTE: We did not create a rent report for Montreal in April so comparisons will be with March figures.) Month-to-Month Rent Change Below we show the ...

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May 2020 Toronto Rent Report

May 2020 Toronto Rent Prices This month, we take a closer look at what the reported average rent prices for the month of May are across the Greater Toronto Area. These are the first set of figures collected for a complete COVID-19 pandemic period and a downward trend in rental rates is evident. Month-to-Month Rent Change Below we show the percentage change in average rent from April to May's figures. The biggest decrease ...

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May 2020 Vancouver Rent Report

Rental Trends in May 2020  This month, we take a closer look at what the reported average rent prices are across the Greater Vancouver Area. This is the first rent report based on data gathered from numerous listing websites during a complete quarantine period (all of April) and we're seeing downward pressure on rental rates across the Lower Mainland. Average Rent across Greater Vancouver Below we show the average rent of a 1 ...

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5 Ways to Generate Property Management Leads

In these exceptional times, exceptional approaches are needed to grow and sustain businesses. Thankfully the digital transformation, spurred on by the pandemic, is proving unstoppable. Undoubtedly, the digital initiatives undertaken today will have a lasting impact on the way we conduct business now and in the future. For property managers, digital lead generation is key. Below we outline 5 simple ways to generate leads that are contact-free and proven. 1. Develop ...

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Social Distancing: Do’s and Don’ts

We are reluctant to call this the ‘new normal’ as nothing about current social distancing mandates, feels normal. We are being asked to modify our behaviour in a number of ways in order to adhere to the guidelines set forth by our trusted public health officials.  As part of our Information through Illustration series, we're helping make sense of the do’s and don’t of social distancing below with digestible illustrations. ...

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