Vancouver Home Sales Fall 26 Per Cent Following New Tax

Vancouver Home Sales Fall 26 Per Cent Following New Tax

CP  09. 2.2016
Record-breaking sales seen earlier this year have been replaced by "more historically normal activity.''
University Grad Facing $84K Foreign Buyers Tax On B.C. Townhome

University Grad Facing $84K Foreign Buyers Tax On B.C. Townhome

CBC  08.16.2016
"Now, I can't go forward and also can't go back."
Amnesty International Calls For Halt To Massive B.C. Hydro Project

Amnesty International Calls For Halt To Massive B.C. Hydro Project

CP  08. 9.2016
It called on the federal and provincial governments to immediately suspend or rescind all construction approvals and permits related to...
B.C. Real Estate In 'Absolute Mayhem' Amid Talk Of Sales Collapse

B.C. Real Estate In 'Absolute Mayhem' Amid Talk Of Sales Collapse

Daniel Tencer  08. 3.2016
One realtor estimates detached home sales have dropped 75% in recent weeks.
B.C. Tax Won't Have Big Impact On Housing Affordability: Experts

B.C. Tax Won't Have Big Impact On Housing Affordability: Experts

CP  08. 2.2016
"They're not going to come down that much.''
Vancouver Real Estate Tax Could Make Toronto's Market Even Hotter

Vancouver Real Estate Tax Could Make Toronto's Market Even Hotter

CP  08. 2.2016
Vancouver's foreign homebuyers tax has given rise to concerns that it could exacerbate Toronto's housing market.
No Mercy For Foreign Home Buyers Once New B.C. Tax Kicks In: Minister

No Mercy For Foreign Home Buyers Once New B.C. Tax Kicks In: Minister

CP  07.26.2016
"If the transaction is registered Aug. 2 or afterwards, the tax applies."
More Startups Should Choose Vancouver

More Startups Should Choose Vancouver

Suzanne Ma  07.20.2016
Some of Canada's biggest success stories show us that if you want to make it big, you've got to move south. Slack, the popular chat application...
Court Overturns Approval Of Northern Gateway Pipeline

Court Overturns Approval Of Northern Gateway Pipeline

CP  06.30.2016
Eight First Nations, four environmental groups and one labour union launched the legal challenge.
B.C. Just Kicked $25 Million Back To Public Schools

B.C. Just Kicked $25 Million Back To Public Schools

CP  05.31.2016
All 60 B.C. school districts will receive some cash.
Vancouver Jobs Boom, But Young Workers Still Can't Afford Housing

Vancouver Jobs Boom, But Young Workers Still Can't Afford Housing

CP  05.30.2016
Salaries haven't kept up with the cost of living.