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Facts By Email #16 – Questions on Rent Controls, Foreign and Vacant Home Taxes, Election, Oil, Dollar
ONTARIO EXEMPTS LARGER RENTAL BUILDINGS FROM FOREIGN TAX BUT RENT CONTROLS EXPANDED UNDER SWEEPING NEW REGULATIONS VICTORIA WILL HAVE FOREIGN-BUYER TAX BILL 40 STRATA SALES ARE SPEEDING UP METRO VANCOUVER BOUNCES OFF BRIEF BOTTOM 5 TIPS TO BUYING COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES FRANCE, BRITAIN ELECTIONS OZZIE REAL ESTATE TALK VIDEO – US TAX LIENS DISCUSSED
MULTIPLE OFFFERS ARE BACK – ARRGH! B.C.’S FIRST-TIME BUYER INCENTIVE – NOVICES ARE FINDING AND BUYING HOMES WITH AN AVERAGE OF $9,720 DOWN CCA: DON’T THINK CHANGE ISN’T COMING – Hints and concerns from the 2017 federal budget METRO’S APARTMENT BUILDING MARKET STUMBLES – Sales slip in a market priced to perfection “YIMBY” SHOUT-OUT REACHES VANCOUVER – San Francisco activists protest for more density NEW YMCA COMING TO SURREY CITY CENTRE
NO SUBJECT OFFERS – A SCOURGE DOWNSIZING TO A HOUSE – RISING STRATA PRICES MAY MAKE IT POSSIBLE MARKETS ARE HEATING UP – MULTIPLE OFFERS APPEAR AGAIN IN THE VALLEY LARK IS MAKING SURREY STRATA COMMERCIAL SING BC NDP WANT TO MAKE FOREIGN TAX RETROACTIVE TO WAY BACK NORTH VAN CITY TO OK 3 HOMES ON ONE LOT SMALL STRIPS BEST BET FOR RETAIL INVESTORS CONDO MARKETS ARE RISING INTO SPRING – PRICES ARE MOVING UP
The new mortgage loan in BC for first time buyers Huge negative impact of the mortgage changes Resolutely successful in 2017 - appreciate Wither interest rates? Oil and the Canadian dollar Your past in no way determines your future
ATTEND THREE EVENTS AT A ROCK BOTTOM ‘SUBSCRIBER’ ONLY SPECIAL VANCOUVER, RICHMOND HOUSING SALES DROP 30% BUT NO INDICATION OF A BUST IN THIS WILD MARKET CONDO CRAZE CONTINUES MOVE-UP LOAN OPTIONS FOR THOSE AFRAID TO SELL FIXED-TERM LEASES AVOID B.C. RENTAL RATE REGULATIONS B.C. COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INDEX OFF THE CHART BUT NOT ALL SPECULATORS ARE CASHING IN TORONTO TARGETS ‘BAD LANDLORDS’ - FOR A FEE SOME REALTORS IGNORING FINTRAC RULES
All the talk about Greece has everyone's head spinning. People in Europe have mixed feelings. Spain together with Italy/Portugal and a many others are watching Greece with interest. The worry by the thinkers here is that the left wing parties would gain strength if Greece is perceived to be winning (ie. will win a foregiveness of 50% of debt again).