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One Family’s Plea for help #ForeignBuyerTax

After my last post, in which I criticized the foreign buyer tax in BC as being unfair to those who it caught retroactively, I received this email from an American buyer who’s been caught in its net. Pretty sad situation. His … Continue reading

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My thoughts on the BC Foreign Buyer Tax

Vancouver has been a super hot market for real estate. Anecdotal evidence points to foreign buyers who consider Canada a safe haven for investment, and who find Canadian real estate prices cheap by comparison with say, Hong Kong. The extent … Continue reading

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