Where do Buyers come from?

March 22, 2017

This is one of the questions I am most frequently asked.  Where are the Buyers coming from? Are they from Alberta? Are they escaping Vancouver or the Lower Mainland? As you can see most of them are still coming from right here.

KREB REALTORS® collect buyer origin information when a property sells. KREB compiles this information and provides yearly reports to members. In 2016, REALTORS® confirmed 3515 buyers’ origins from a total of 3567 sales in the Kootenay Real Estate Board area. Although deemed accurate, KREB cannot guarantee the information contained within the report.