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Vancouver’s weak luxury-home sector dragging on overall recovery: Sotheby’s

Vancouver’s weak luxury-home sector dragging on overall recovery: Sotheby’s

While $1 million-plus home sales recovered overall in second half of year, $4 million-plus resale transactions declined further, especially among high-end condos
Comment: Your property tax bill won’t drop along with assessment

Comment: Your property tax bill won’t drop along with assessment

Is this the year that the myth linking property taxes and assessment values will finally be debunked?
Why is this city councillor visiting every Vancouver neighbourhood this year?

Why is this city councillor visiting every Vancouver neighbourhood this year?

Q&A with NPA Coun. Colleen Hardwick about her 50-neighbourhood tour
Vancouver housing starts hit record high in 2019

Vancouver housing starts hit record high in 2019

Absorption rate falls nine percentage points meaning more supply in housing market which could lead to lower prices if trend continues
Vancouver’s first ‘cohousing lite’ housing project close to breaking ground

Vancouver’s first ‘cohousing lite’ housing project close to breaking ground

Group recruiting new members as rising construction costs squeezed some members out
New 29-storey office tower proposed for downtown Vancouver

New 29-storey office tower proposed for downtown Vancouver

Reliance Properties plans to develop parkade site
Housing affordability a continuing issue: Notaries

Housing affordability a continuing issue: Notaries

A December survey of 193 B.C. Notaries across the province found that most saw the same or decreased level of first-time buyers in 2019 despite a softened market, particularly during the beginning of the year.
Westbank rental building proposal heads to open house

Westbank rental building proposal heads to open house

14-storey development submitted under Vancouver’s moderate income housing program
Michael Bublé's property sinks in value, still Burnaby’s priciest

Michael Bublé's property sinks in value, still Burnaby’s priciest

Only one Burnaby home is listed in the top 50 of B.C.’s most valuable residential properties. It comes in at No. 47 and it’s owned by music superstar Michael Bublé and reportedly includes an underground hockey rink.
Vancouver single-family home assessments see 11 per cent drop

Vancouver single-family home assessments see 11 per cent drop

However, industrial and commercial assessments on the rise