Vancouver Real Estate

How to win a rental bidding war

How to Win a Rental Bidding War

If you’re a renter who has been in search of a new apartment anytime in the last year, you know… Read More »

Rent out your home or face taxes in Vancouver

Rent Out Your Home or Pay $10,000 Per Day, Says Vancouver Mayor

It appears Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson is serious about improving housing affordability in the west coast city, proposing a new… Read More »

Foreign real estate investors

Foreign Real Estate Investors Impact Vancouver – But Not Toronto

As the dust settles following the implementation of a 15% tax on foreign buyers of Vancouver real estate, it is… Read More »

Electric cars and condos pose unique challenges.

The Buzz on Electric Cars and Condos

Let’s say you own a downtown Toronto townhouse or condo and are looking to buy a new car. Being environmentally… Read More »

The September Real Estate numbers are out.

September Real Estate Numbers Reveal New Rule Reaction

The September numbers are in for Canada’s two largest markets – and they show Vancouver and Toronto home buyers are… Read More »

New tax rules to come for foreign buyers

Federal Government to End Tax-Free Home Sales for Foreign Buyers

It appears the Federal government is doubling down on efforts to control the real estate market, with new tax rules… Read More »

Is a Toronto foreign investment tax coming soon?

Is a Toronto Foreign Investment Tax a Possibility?

On August 2, a new tax that charged foreign real estate buyers an extra 15% on their home purchases went… Read More »

Is foreign investment an issue in Canada?

Foreign Investment in Canadian Real Estate: How Bad Is It?

Foreign investors are frequently painted as villains in real estate news, blamed for snapping up badly-needed homes and leaving them… Read More »

Vancouver real estate is starting to slow.

Vancouver Real Estate Sales Drop 26%

Vancouver real estate‘s stratospheric price climb appears to have stalled, according to the most recent data. August numbers released by the… Read More »

Month End December 2014 Homes Sold in Vancouver