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Residential construction industry recognized at Northern B.C. Housing Awards of Excellence

Residential construction industry recognized at Northern B.C. Housing Awards of Excellence

The Canadian Home Builders' Association of Northern B.C. came together to recognize and honour members of the local and regional residential contruction industry at the Northern B.C.
B.C. residential real estate outlook 2020: a forecast summary

B.C. residential real estate outlook 2020: a forecast summary

Our round-up of various industry groups’ predictions for B.C.’s housing market next year — and is there a consensus?
Upcoming B.C. Assessment values to ‘reflect moderating market’

Upcoming B.C. Assessment values to ‘reflect moderating market’

Residential sector — especially in Lower Mainland — to see lower valuations, but commercial and industrial real estate values hold firm
November home sales soar 55.3% in Metro Vancouver, prices rebound

November home sales soar 55.3% in Metro Vancouver, prices rebound

Jump in activity takes Metro residential market back to “historically typical levels” while Fraser Valley also sees “unexpected demand”
Residential sales down in B.C. on annual basis, up nationwide

Residential sales down in B.C. on annual basis, up nationwide

Near-12-per-cent year-over-year sales decline in B.C. is offset nationally by gains in Toronto and Montreal
Prince George's development incentives sweet but not a deal-maker

Prince George's development incentives sweet but not a deal-maker

City sees building surge as infrastructure and resource development spark a buzz downtown
Average B.C. home costs three times more than Millennials can afford: study

Average B.C. home costs three times more than Millennials can afford: study

A 25-34-year-old on a typical salary can only afford $250K home, based on current interest rates, says Generation Squeeze
Real estate market ‘primed for a comeback’: Metro Vancouver brokerage

Real estate market ‘primed for a comeback’: Metro Vancouver brokerage

Data suggests housing inventory, while higher than in recent years, is still historically low – leading to increased demand, according to Dexter Realty
CRA pursues real estate tax cheats to the tune of $1 billion

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

More than $400 million from B.C. added to federal coffers; even tougher crackdown to come
Housing shortage is feeding rental fraud

Housing shortage is feeding rental fraud

There is no denying that we are in a housing crisis and that is tough enough, but the fact that people are using this to their advantage to scam others out of their rent money is awful.