You'll Need To Earn This Much To Afford A House In Canada

You'll Need To Earn This Much To Afford A House In Canada

Workopolis  09.22.2016
From foreign buyers gobbling up properties sight unseen to young families trying to raise kids in condo towers, the Canadian housing market...
Canada's Housing Market Crisis Is Your Fault

Canada's Housing Market Crisis Is Your Fault

Ben Myers  09.22.2016
The first time I heard the line "you're not stuck in traffic, you are traffic" I immediately liked it. People tend to ignore their participation...
More Family-Friendly Condos Could Save Faltering Vancouver Schools

More Family-Friendly Condos Could Save Faltering Vancouver Schools

YPNextHome  09.21.2016
City planners and developers need to realize that building a good mixture of home types for people of different incomes and ages, with...
Vancouver's Empty Home Tax Will Include Airbnb Units

Vancouver's Empty Home Tax Will Include Airbnb Units

CP  09.20.2016
Coun. George Affleck called the tax a "bureaucratic nightmare."
Home Buyers Pay For Canada's Failure To Stem Foreign Tax Evasion

Home Buyers Pay For Canada's Failure To Stem Foreign Tax Evasion

Stephen Punwasi  09.19.2016
Tax evaders are using homes to bring money from high-tax jurisdictions into Canada. Since they can't just move fat wads of cash without...
More Vancouver Developers Need To Voluntarily Invest In Public Art

More Vancouver Developers Need To Voluntarily Invest In Public Art

Brent Sawchyn  09.19.2016
Vancouver has become an international rock star in public art. Pieces like the Trans-Am Totem in the Olympic Village and the Granville...
'Rigged' Mortgages Have Made Second-Class Citizens Of Canadians

'Rigged' Mortgages Have Made Second-Class Citizens Of Canadians

John Doble  09.16.2016
Getting a first-time mortgage from a Canadian bank is like getting security clearance to work at NORAD. Income, credit history, source...
Students Own Over $57M Worth Of Ritzy Vancouver Real Estate: Study

Students Own Over $57M Worth Of Ritzy Vancouver Real Estate: Study

Jesse Ferreras  09.15.2016
Some students live in university dorms. Others own luxury homes.
Vancouver Homeowners May Soon Have To Pay Extra For Empty Units

Vancouver Homeowners May Soon Have To Pay Extra For Empty Units

CP  09.14.2016
"This empty homes tax is not a silver bullet solution."
Toronto Real Estate Keeps Soaring As Vancouver Simmers Down

Toronto Real Estate Keeps Soaring As Vancouver Simmers Down

Jesse Ferreras  09.14.2016
Vancouver gained. But the gains were lower.
Foreign Buyer Tax Had 'Very Little Impact' On Vancouver Home Sales

Foreign Buyer Tax Had 'Very Little Impact' On Vancouver Home Sales

Jesse Ferreras  09.10.2016
Sales plummeted after the tax, but they plummeted more before the tax.

How One Vancouver Neighbourhood Is Redefining The City's Industry

Brent Sawchyn  09. 8.2016
If you were to walk around the Vancouver neighbourhood of Mount Pleasant, you would notice the plethora of new businesses - an eclectic...
It's Official: Vancouver Is Canada's 1st 'Millionaire City'

It's Official: Vancouver Is Canada's 1st 'Millionaire City'

Daniel Tencer  09. 7.2016
Debt loads growing faster than incomes, but not as fast as wealth Toronto unseats Vancouver as second-richest city Retirement...