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The “policy shock” of the new foreign buyer tax has created a “temporary market disruption” that will play out over the next three to six months, after which “market fundamentals” will mean the market recovers, according to a leading economist

(September 24, 2016)



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Open this Sunday 2-4 316 Moyne Drive

(September 21, 2016)

Highly desirable 6,317 sq. ft. home in the British Properties, surrounded by the majestic park-like Capilano Forest. This large serene, 13,175 sq. ft. lot offers privacy with abundant natural sunlight. Featuring 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms, this spectacular residence has many special highlights including custom cabinetry, hardwood floors, security system, granite countertops, coffered ceilings, H.A... read more.

Vancouvers Vacant Home Tax to begin 2017

(September 16, 2016)

The new tax is intended to motivate owners of empty homes to release their properties into the rental pool – thereby improving Vancouver’s ultra-low rental supply – rather than having to pay the tax.The Mayor’s office is set to issue a report on the proposal today, which will go before council next week and then be subject to a “robust” public consultation process

More details to follow 

Vancouver Home Sales slightly down for August 

(September 06, 2016)



August stats are in and although August home sales are down by 26%, however dispite the decrease, the benchmark home price is still on the rise...by 31.4% over August 2015.  Foreign Buyers Home Tax and local uncertainty is still looming, however, September is bound to pick back up!
For the full statistic details please see the link attached 


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