The Greater Vancouver housing market saw a slight increase in the number of home sales, a slight reduction in the number of listings, and a slight decrease in home prices in October compared to the summer months. With those changes, the sales-to-active-listings ratio increased to 11% in October from 8% in September.… Read More October 2012 Housing Market Update
When financing a home, the following considerations can help you to save money and provide for greater economic stability in the event of financial challenges down the road such as lower income levels, increased monthly expenses and/or higher interest rates.
By Don Cayo, Vancouver SunSeptember 18, 2009 The way new homes are taxed in B.C. is excessive, wrong-headed and harmful, and the harmonized sales tax will make it worse. So I think the home-building industry is aiming too low when it asks for some breathing room to consult with the government, and some tweaking of… Read More Time to cut taxes on new homes