Real Estate

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Canada will see weakest level of homes sales since 2001 this year: TD report

TORONTO — A new report from TD Economics predicts Canada will see the weakest level of home sales since 2001 this year. The housing market outlook from economist Rishi Sondhi attributes the...

Indigenous group seeks control of $300M housing fund

Funds are part of a new federal $4.3 billion Indigenous Housing strategy to support improvements to First Nation and Metis housing

Sale of troubled Atmosphere project in Richmond put on hold

New building permit required to secure best value for the assets

‘Next to impossible:’ B.C. real estate industry faces many roadblocks to completing purpose-built rentals

Changes will be needed in 2023 to accommodate high costs, interest rates and competitive government programs in order to meet immigration and housing targets

Here are the five most expensive homes in Vancouver

BC Assessment has released its 2023 data; here's what's on top

Advocacy group calls for cap on rent hikes for new residential tenants

Together Against Poverty Society is advocating for a vacancy control system

Vancouver homebuyers prove willing, but listings are weak

Housing sales accounted for more than 100 per cent of new listings added in Greater Vancouver during December

B.C. home sales suffer steep slide in November

Following October’s uptick, B.C. home sales cratered in November by 9.5 per cent to reach a seasonally-adjusted 4,849 units. Actual sales fell 50 per cent from a year ago. While this outsized...

Everything you need to know about B.C.'s 2023 homeowner grant

The grant will cover 92 per cent of residential properties in B.C.

BC Assessment Authority updates property value database

More detailed information to be released Jan. 4