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Beware of real estate investment schemes promising tax write-offs, warns CRA

Fraudulent schemes lure investors with false promise of huge tax write-offs – and those who invest could face prosecution

Real estate takes a break as recreational property sales slow across B.C.

All recreational regions surveyed in Royal LePage report see declining sales, but prices remain steady and even rise in some hot spots

Best Lower Mainland neighbourhoods to buy a home right now: study

Whether it’s a neighbourhood that’s up and coming, or one that will always be desirable, there are many good reasons to invest in a home in certain hot spots – even in a down market. But sometimes,...

Metro Vancouver home sales jump 44.2% in a month, but prices slip further

Resale activity still nearly seven per cent lower than same month last year, reports board – and lowest May sales total in 19 years

CRA pursues real estate tax cheats to the tune of $1 billion

More than $422 million from B.C. alone; even tougher crackdown to come

Real estate affordability worsened by taxes and limited options, say B.C. residents

Poll finds that most British Columbians believe new taxation is making housing affordability worse, and they want more diversity and densification

‘Marshmallow soft’ B.C. home sales to fall 11%, prices to keep sliding: forecast

Median residential resale price won’t see uptick until 2021 at the earliest, predicts Central 1 economist

Some Metro Vancouver luxury mansions selling for less than half original ask

West Side home marketed in 2016 at nearly $22 million has finally sold – for $9.8 million

Developers look to lure new condo buyers with creative incentives

“We’ll see your avocado toast and raise you a glass of wine,” says one developer

One in five proposed Vancouver housing units has been shelved: report

New home sales fell 7% last year, on top of a 31% decline in 2017, causing developers to abandon projects