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by jimtan
Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

Right ... Vote Weaver, not Fat Christy.   :!:
by jimtan
Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

Voting started this morning. Remember, vote for the future of your children.
by jimtan
Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: What must the governments do to stop speculation?
Replies: 126
Views: 896

Re: What must the governments do to stop speculation?

whatever it takes to control the bloodsuckers
by jimtan
Fri Apr 28, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: What must the governments do to stop speculation?
Replies: 126
Views: 896

Re: What must the governments do to stop speculation?

Yaah... "Victoria council gives tentative approval to 15 per cent foreign buyers tax Council committee votes to ask province to implement same 15 per cent foreign buyer's tax as Metro Vancouver... " http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/victoria-council-gives-tentative-approval-to...
by jimtan
Fri Apr 28, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

Facts versus prejudice. Today versus yesterday.

Yes, it makes a difference.
by jimtan
Fri Apr 28, 2017 6:38 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

I love facts... "Gabriel Yiu: B.C.'s lost decade—fact versus rhetoric ... So for the above five economic indicators, the NDP’s governing decade recorded the best performance on three counts: economic growth, job creation, and exports, whereas the Liberals were better in business investment (non...
by jimtan
Thu Apr 27, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: What must the governments do to stop speculation?
Replies: 126
Views: 896

Re: What must the governments do to stop speculation?

Start by eliminating the wild west culture. Do whatever you like, get rich quick, ignore the rules. "Richmond to crack down on short-term rentals by end April Mayor says at least 1,500 short-term rentals in city: 'It's really affecting the neighbourhoods' ... Brodie speculates the approximately...
by jimtan
Thu Apr 27, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

reallyreal2 wrote:
It is probably one of the most overblown "scandals" out there.  

+1
20 years ago ... compared to Christy's Site C super-extravaganza.
by jimtan
Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

Typical Liberal lies... "FACT CHECK Did the NDP really spark a 'decade of decline' as Liberals claim? Two economic experts 'fact check' B.C. Liberal attack ad and find the message is being massaged... Stats Can figures, cited in the Liberal ad and checked by the CBC, show the first of the B.C. ...
by jimtan
Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

Good debate. Horgan and Weaver started off nervous and had difficulty getting nasty. Clearly, the nice guys.

IMO, Weaver was credible, but the Greens won't split the vote. The question is whether Weaver is gonna take votes from Christy.
by jimtan
Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:08 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4345
Views: 690377

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

I wouldnt mind that, but dipshits will still complain. Sadly it wont happen because the Chinese are economically evicting caucasian from Vancouver I have confidence that Canadians will work out a COLLECTIVE solution. It's better to start early rather then too late. We're not Americans who would fuc...
by jimtan
Wed Apr 26, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4345
Views: 690377

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

I wouldnt mind that, but dipshits will still complain. Sadly it wont happen because the Chinese are economically evicting caucasian from Vancouver I have confidence that Canadians will work out a COLLECTIVE solution. It's better to start early rather then too late. We're not Americans who would fuc...
by jimtan
Wed Apr 26, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4345
Views: 690377

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

I must be doing something right if the trolls have to defend themselves. In Vancouver, an ethical investor faces a dilemma. Should I invest in homes, and contribute to the squeeze. This is not a contest in financial markets between professionals. This is about ordinary people! Some of us take a pas...
by jimtan
Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4345
Views: 690377

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

I must be doing something right if the trolls have to defend themselves. In Vancouver, an ethical investor faces a dilemma. Should I invest in homes, and contribute to the squeeze. This is not a contest in financial markets between professionals. This is about ordinary people! Some of us take a pass...
by jimtan
Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: BC Election and effect on RE
Replies: 103
Views: 1208

Re: BC Election and effect on RE

Whohoo.... Fat Christy gets roasted on the economy. Where are the jobs?  :!: