b.c. Real Estate

Surprise! B.C. Foreign Buying Dropped After New Tax

CP | Laura Kane | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER — The rate of foreign investment in Metro Vancouver housing has fallen to 1.3 per cent since the introduction of a new tax targeting inter...

3 B.C. Cities Rank In Canada's Most Expensive Places To Rent

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver, of course, tops the list.

Liberals Ask CRA To Investigate B.C. Real Estate Speculators

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA -- National Revenue Minister Diane Lebouthillier has asked the Canada Revenue Agency to look into the actions of real estate speculators in B.C...

B.C. Island Homes Are Pretty And Expensive. Just Like Vancouver.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada British Columbia


B.C. Foreign Buyers Tax Isn't Going Anywhere, Premier Says

CP | Linda Givetash, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The tax was intended to calm what Christy Clark called a "distorted market."

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

CBC | CBC News | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"Now, I can't go forward and also can't go back."

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

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada British Columbia

One realtor estimates detached home sales have dropped 75% in recent weeks.

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

CP | Alexandra Posadzki | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Business

Vancouver's foreign homebuyers tax has given rise to concerns that it could exacerbate Toronto's housing market.

B.C.'s Foreign Buying Tax May Violate NAFTA

CP | Posted 07.29.2016 | Canada British Columbia

And it may spark trade wars with the U.S. and China, says one expert.

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

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.27.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"If the transaction is registered Aug. 2 or afterwards, the tax applies."

Foreign Buyers Face New Tax On Metro Vancouver Real Estate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.26.2016 | Canada British Columbia

It takes effect Aug. 2.

CRA Plans ‘Secret Tax Crackdown' On B.C. Real Estate

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.14.2016 | Canada Business

50 auditors are about to descend on Vancouver's housing market.

B.C. Legislature Will Consider Vancouver Empty Homes Tax

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.11.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The tax is aimed at improving the supply of rental homes across Metro Vancouver's superheated market.

B.C. Real Estate Industry Isn't Allowed To Police Itself Anymore

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The government is stepping in.

Think This Home's Worth $2.1 Million? Wait Till You See Inside

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada British Columbia

And how about that ocean-side view?

B.C. Depends More On Real Estate Than Alberta Does On Oil

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 05.12.2016 | Canada Business

Real estate just can't stop moving.

Stunning B.C. Home Jumps $23.8 Million In Price In 3 Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.25.2016 | Canada British Columbia

500% inflation is perfectly normal, right? Right?

B.C. Ministers Reap A Windfall From Rising Real Estate

CTV Vancouver | Posted 01.26.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Surging real estate values added $2.3 million to B.C. cabinet ministers’ personal wealth this year alone, as the government says coming measures to ...

This Whimsical B.C. Cottage Is The World's 4th Most-Desired Airbnb

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada British Columbia

It's right out of a fantasy novel.

You Could Soon Buy A B.C. Condo With No Money Down. Here's How.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 01.14.2016 | Canada Business

"It's just a different spin on, 'How do we provide an affordable home ownership option to buyers who otherwise can't get into the market?'"

These 'Hoods Are Home To B.C.'s Most Expensive Properties

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada British Columbia

You need deep pockets to live here.

Tofino House Sets Record With $3.6-Million Sale

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.09.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Is Tofino the new Vancouver?

Sarah McLachlan Lists Whistler Retreat For $13.5 Million

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Fit for a (music) queen!

Enchanting Tiny House On B.C. Island Can Be Quite The Party Pad

The Huffington Post B.C. | Emily Murray | Posted 12.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"It’s a way for young people to own their own home when they’re 20–something."

Rich Albertans Snapping Up Posh B.C. Vacation Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

As the Pet Shop Boys said, go west!