Podcast

The unreal world of Vancouver real estate – Featuring interviews of Vancouver’s leading real estate thinkers and policy makers plus commentary from one of Vancouver’s top Realtors. Hosted by Keith Roy – Personal Real Estate Corporation, licensed with RE/MAX Select Realty.

#23 – Tony Joe on Foreign Buyers and The Victoria Real Estate Market

With an average house price of $829,600, Victoria, BC is now the 3rd most expensive real estate market in Canada. An hour and a half ferry trip from Vancouver, this island town has seen similar growth to Vancouver in recent years. Here to talk more about the Victoria real estate market, and how it relates […]


#22 – Is Now A Good Time to Buy in Vancouver?

Uncertainty, an NDP government and confusing market statistics… …is now really a good time to buy in Vancouver? If so, what’s the best way to make sure you don’t get taken advantage of? Here to talk about that is my best friend and Buyer’s Agent for Keith Roy and Associates – Greg Dent. Aside from […]


#21 – It Depends…

This episode will save you money (and a tax audit). A must listen if you own property, especially rental property. This week I’m back with Chris Thompson – my friend, husband of Keith Roy and Associate’s team manager, Anna and former tax lawyer. Stephanie and I went over to Chris and Anna’s for ice-cream last […]


#20 – UnReal Estate of Chile

From 66° N IN ICELAND to 36° S, our international series of The Vancouver UnReal Estate Show continues this week in Santiago, Chile. I’m here for the RE/MAX of Chile convention and sitting down with Gustavo Caricote, director of global development for RE/MAX International, specializing in real estate in Latin America and the Caribbean.  We’re […]


#19 – UnReal Estate of Iceland (Conclusion)

This month, The Vancouver UnReal Estate Show is on the road, speaking with agents and brokers from all over the world. We’ll talk about what is unique about their marketplaces and what lessons Vancouver can learn from them. Last week, we heard from my good friends Binni and Sylvia who a real estate brokerage in […]


#18 – UnReal Estate of Iceland

This month The Vancouver UnReal Estate Show is on the road, speaking with agents and brokers from all over the world. We’ll talk about what is unique about their marketplaces and what lessons Vancouver can learn from them. This week and next, we’re in Reykjavik, Iceland where I’m visiting my good friends Binni and Sylvia. […]


#17 – Richard Robbins Defends Realtors

Realtors get a bad rep. To be fair, some of it probably justified. I’ve even spoken out about Realtor ethics in the past before and how I believe there should be more barriers to entry. But all that to say, most of us a good people, just trying to eke out a humble living. The average […]


#16 – Keith Interviews His Grandma (Part 2)

Thanks for tuning in to part 2 of our 2 part Mother’s Day special. Last week we heard from my grandmother, Deinie Epp with the first half of her life story. A courageous woman, she left my grandfather in 1970 and as she says in this interview, her life started all over again when she […]


#15 – Keith Interviews His Grandma (Part 1)

Happy Mother’s Day! Last week I flew up to Vernon to interview my 89 year old grandmother, Deinie Epp. She has such an unique story to tell about all of the places she’s lived in her almost 90 years. When I first asked her if she wanted to be on the podcast (after telling her what […]


#14 – Anne McMullin – Wait…Developers Aren’t Evil?

Developer is a bad word in Vancouver. It’s right up there with Realtor for the most hated profession in the city, and I would know. I’m a Realtor. But if we want more affordable housing in the city, somebody has to build it. Here on the show this week to talk about developers and how […]