Looking for real-time British Columbia real estate market updates? To make your house search easier, here are the top 12 B.C. real estate agents to follow on Twitter.
1. Mark George – @markgeorgehomes
Mark George is a real estate investor and a Realtor for the Kelly Fry Team in the Greater Vancouver Area. Raised in Burnaby—and his father still lives there—he is very passionate about his city and the surrounding areas. Follow his Twitter for house listings in Vancouver and news about housing. Also, he loves his inspirational quotes!
2. Rhys Duch – @Duchee10
Rhys Duch is a real estate agent with Royal Lepage Coast Capital in Victoria, B.C. Follow his Twitter feed for pictures of his adorable family, as well as articles and information about buying a house in Victoria, BC! Bonus: He’s mad for lacrosse and tweets loads about the game, his teams (Victoria Shamrocks) and general sports news.
3. Homes In Vancouver – @jeffreysefton
Homes in Vancouver is run by Jeffery Sefton, a Realtor based in Vancouver, British Columbia. His Twitter is filled with useful news about the Canadian housing market that includes new mortgage rules and regulations, the impact of tax changes, as well as topics on affordability and rising home prices. While he likes to post and re-post topical news, he also provides links to great tip articles for those looking to buy or sell a home or even invest in property or land. He is openly in love with real estate and adores four-legged friends, as well.
4. Lisa Salt – @LisaSalt
Lisa Salt is a real estate agent with more than 25 years of experience. She lives and works in the Vernon, B.C. marketplace and, as she puts it, is “dedicated to rocking the real estate biz.”
5. Patricia Houlihan – @RealEVancouver
Patricia Houlihan is one of the top Realtors in the Greater Vancouver Area, yet, most people will recognize her as the laser-eyes lady. (Find the story here.) Despite her crazy professional approach to real estate—she is both a Realtor and a lawyer—Patricia’s Twitter feed is personal and full of daily snippets. From her experience attending concerts and conferences to battles with bats to afternoons with the kids, her feed is raw and real. She manages to throw in loads of posts on homes for sale and since she lives in North Vancouver, followers can expect quite a few from Deep Cove and other North Shore ‘hoods.
6. Jason Binab – @jasonbinab
Jason Binab heads up the Binab Group, a team of real estate professionals who work in Victoria, British Columbia. Jason’s Twitter account offers regular updates on homes for sale, as well as traffic updates for those that live in the area. He also provides pics and insight into good and bad roads for biking (he’s an avid cyclist) and his wife Amber is a regular feature on his feed.
7. Warren Behan – @WarrenBehanPR
Warren Behan is based in Powell River, BC, and he has been working as a real estate agent since 1990! His Twitter account offers handy tips for first-time homeowners as well as insight for those buying, selling or renovating. In fact, his Twitter feed is a great resource of beautiful décor and sensible inspiration.
8. Patrick Weeks – @PatrickWeeks
Patrick Weeks is a successful real estate agent who is based in Metro Vancouver, and he is currently in the top 1% of Realtors in Vancouver, B.C. Now that he has a team, his Twitter feed is filled with open house information and listings for homes, townhomes and condos across the Lower Mainland. If you scroll a bit, you’ll also find links to his newsletter, which you can click and subscribe to.
9. Danny Gerbrandt – @DannyGerbrandt
Danny is one of the Danny and Claudio team—two agents, and their team, that work and live in the Maple Ridge area of Lower Mainland, B.C. Danny’s Twitter feed is filled with posts about properties currently for sale in Maple Ridge.
10. Jason Weinman – @Jason_Weinman
Jason Weinman is a real estate agent who specializes in properties for sale in North Vancouver, West Vancouver and Metro Vancouver. He’s a North Shore lad and his passion for this spot shows up in his posts. An avid fan of online, digital information, Jason e-publishes The Deep Cove Times, a collection of articles written by professional and experts on topics that seem to focus on the homeowner as well as buying and selling property.
11. Sue Scott – @WVanRealEstate
Sue Scott is a real estate agent based in Vancouver, and she specializes in selling luxury properties. If you are looking for a beautiful, luxurious home in Vancouver, North Vancouver, West Vancouver or the Sunshine Coast you should definitely follow her. In addition to some jaw-dropping posts on luxury properties for sale, her Twitter feed is full relevant news posts about housing prices in West and North Vancouver.
12. Michael Thorne – @ImMichaelThorne
Michael Thorne is a Realtor and the co-host of @MobileAgentTV. He has worked in real estate since he was 15 and today he is one of Inman News’ 100 Top Real Estate Innovators. Much of his Twitter feed focuses on the great content he shares, hears and sees and various real estate conferences throughout North America, but that doesn’t mean he neglects his home-town roots. A proud Langley-based agent, Michael has a snazzy website that buyers and sellers can use to access information about living in Langley, B.C.
Please read our brief methodology, to learn how we compiled our top 12 B.C. real estate agents to follow on Twitter. If you’re searching for homes in British Columbia, browse home listings on Zolo.ca in our popular markets of Vancouver, Surrey and more.