Real Estate

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Court dismisses conspiracy claim against B.C. resort company

The civil suit ensnared Replay Resorts in international battle over Antigua resort property

Realtor groups push for eased mortgage rules as federal campaign gets underway

TORONTO — Real estate associations representing nearly three-quarters of the realtors in Canada have called for federal parties to commit to ease mortgage rules as the election campaign gets...

Speculation tax creating housing space, generating revenue: finance minister

99.8% of British Columbians are exempt from the tax, Carole James says

School owner gives lesson in real estate investing

CIBT Education blends new campuses with student housing and investment condos in Surrey mega-centre

Almost 20% of young Canadian homebuyers commit mortgage fraud: survey

Many homebuyers between the ages of 25 and 34 inflate income on mortgage applications, and nearly a quarter think that’s OK, finds Equifax

Metro land deals claim a greater share of investment sales in Q2

Land’s share rises While the tally of investment sales greater than $1 million in Metro Vancouver has dropped significantly this year, the second quarter saw a greater volume of land...

Property sales hammered hard as logging falls in north

Mackenzie residents rally as another sawmill shuts down

Residential REITs: Hungry, active and leading the pack

Canadian REITs weighted to housing have posted an average 18.6 per cent return in the past year and are still prowling for quality acquisitions

Metro municipalities weigh in on huge Delta industrial proposal

The MK Delta Lands application will heading back to Metro Vancouver.  Earlier this summer the Metro board granted first and second readings to a land use designation change from agricultural to...

Squamish Nation petitions court on vacant land lease

First Nation says Ottawa should pay $29.4 million annually for PEC land in West Vancouver