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B.C. Homes Selling For $1

In Vancouver, you're hard-pressed to find a home for less than a million dollars. But the town of Boston Bar in the Fraser Canyon is offering up two historic houses for $1 apiece. "We&apos...
CP

Up! (But Also Down)

VANCOUVER -- Home sales in the Vancouver area were up 11.9 per cent in June compared with a year ago, according to the latest MLS figures. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says there were 2,...
Alamy

5 Tips for Buying a Second Home

Your second home is both a monetary and a lifestyle investment because you are creating memories and a happy place. You want something that's a safe bet with no worries about someone breaking to steal all your furniture. Here are some handy tips to get you in a summer cabin shopping state of mind.
Alamy

Mortgage Free? In Your Dreams.

The average age at which Canadian homeowners with a mortgage believe they will be mortgage free is 57, compared to age 55 in a similar CIBC poll one year ago. And, surprise: residents of B.C. had among the longest repayment expectations in Canada at age 59