Canada BC Whistler Real Estate Update – Cornicopia: Whistler’s Celebration of Food & Drink
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Cornucopia: Whistler’s Celebration of Food & Drink
Let us know if you are in town November 8 to 18 – We would love to invite to enjoy the festivities of Cornucopia!
Cornucopia is back this autumn with an incredible 11 days of food, wine and culinary events. All your favourites. like Crush Grand Tasting and House Party: Best of BC, are on from November 8 to 18 along with some exciting, new additions including Abstract Future: From Now to Eternity and The Blue Room.
Sea to Sky Real Estate Update
The real estate market in WHISTLER reports a total dollar volume of $70 Million in September, a nice increase from the month before! In a total of 49 transactions in September, there were 13 condo sales, 16 townhome sales and 13 chalet sales. Just like months previous, Chalet sales continue to carry the highest dollar volume out of all types of property sales, a total of $32.3 Million.
For a complete breakdown of Whistler Sales by Dollar Volume, Number of Transactions and Property Types, as well as annual quarterly trends for the past few years, please check out our blog here.
Property sales in PEMBERTON brought in just under $4 Million in dollar volume last month. Out of 12 total property sales for the month of September: 1 was a chalet sale for $849k, there were 4 townhome sales totalling $2.3M, and 4 condo sales reported equalling $1.7M.
The SQUAMISH real estate market in August brought in a total dollar volume of $18 Million, with fewer number of sales compared to what we usually see in September. There were a total of 11 single-family home sales, 4 condo sales, and 10 townhome sales. Single-family home sales carried the highest dollar volume for the month, a total of $10.9 Million.
Rare opportunity to own 81.6 acres, 30 minutes from Vail Resort’s Whistler Blackcomb. The majestic Pemberton Valley, known for its natural beauty, thriving agriculture industry and countless recreation opportunities, is also quickly becoming an international equestrian centre.
Whistler Postal Codes: What you need to know
You might have heard that Whistler’s postal codes have undergone a face lift. Make sure you have the important information you need, especially for property owners with their Whistler addresses on title. We’re here to help answer questions about these changes and what this means for property owners! Check out the details over on the RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate blog.
Now until March 2019: The annual RE/MAX Quest for Excellence Scholarship is now accepting applications for 2019! If you know someone graduating from Grade 12 this year, let them know to apply for this $1,000 bursary. There are 16 bursaries up for grabs, and one lucky grad will also get a hot air balloon ride for two! Click here for the details.
Cornucopia Food and Drink Festival
Nov 8 – 18: Cornucopia, presented by BlueShore Financial, the True North of food & drink festivals – a place of culinary reckonings, where the wild meets the refined and the epic and the epicurious come together. Get the details here.
Whistler Film Festival
Nov 28 – Dec 2: Visit Whistler in early December for the 18th edition of Canada’s ‘coolest’ film festival. The Whistler Film Festival is five action-packed days of fresh films, epic events, industry connections plus time to enjoy the delights of the resort from skiing to après, fine dining and more.