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by VanLord
Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 12670

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... application of the speculation tax, applied to recreational properties in the Gulf Island but not Whistler, and to secondary residences in Kelowna where those form part of the seasonal rental stock for university students. Weaver’s doubts were compounded by the back and forth between the ...
by reallyreal2
Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 12670

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... application of the speculation tax, applied to recreational properties in the Gulf Island but not Whistler, and to secondary residences in Kelowna where those form part of the seasonal rental stock for university students. Weaver’s doubts were compounded by the back and forth between the ...
by VanLord
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 12670

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... application of the speculation tax, applied to recreational properties in the Gulf Island but not Whistler, and to secondary residences in Kelowna where those form part of the seasonal rental stock for university students. Weaver’s doubts were compounded by the back and forth between the ...
by Austin
Mon Mar 05, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 12670

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

 Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Capital and Nanaimo Regional Districts and Kelowna and West Kelowna

I wonder what impact this tax will have on markets outside these areas.
by tdma800
Wed Apr 26, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1157050

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... everyone could afford to buy what they want...but this is a capitalistic society. Maybe in your next life reallyreal - or maybe Chilliwack! Lol Kelowna lol
by westcoastfella
Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:59 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: The dragon in the room: Hostility toward rich, Chinese newcomers
Replies: 128
Views: 20664

Re: The dragon in the room: Hostility toward rich, Chinese newcomers

... to be cheap and easy I understand the frustration of people being taxed because they want to live in Vancouver... but there is always Kamloops, Kelowna, Chilliwack etc for those people as well.  The power in control never guaranteed that new taxes would not ever be implemented ever again.
by Geyser
Mon Aug 22, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: China warns Vancouver bubble
Replies: 25
Views: 5763

Re: China warns Vancouver bubble

... births!  I'm not sure what share of those 37,000 per year were wealthy immigrants heading to the city of Vancouver (rather than Surrey, Victoria, Kelowna, etc.),  but it's sure not the flood of newcomers I was expecting to find. Why look at larger macro numbers, when you can use GVRD specific ...
by westcoastfella
Mon Aug 22, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: China warns Vancouver bubble
Replies: 25
Views: 5763

Re: China warns Vancouver bubble

... births!  I'm not sure what share of those 37,000 per year were wealthy immigrants heading to the city of Vancouver (rather than Surrey, Victoria, Kelowna, etc.),  but it's sure not the flood of newcomers I was expecting to find. Why look at larger macro numbers, when you can use GVRD specific ...
by Geyser
Sat Aug 20, 2016 3:30 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: China warns Vancouver bubble
Replies: 25
Views: 5763

Re: China warns Vancouver bubble

... births!  I'm not sure what share of those 37,000 per year were wealthy immigrants heading to the city of Vancouver (rather than Surrey, Victoria, Kelowna, etc.),  but it's sure not the flood of newcomers I was expecting to find.
by rofina
Tue Mar 15, 2016 7:45 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Thoughts From My 1st Visit to China (Fuzhou)
Replies: 71
Views: 22787

Re: Thoughts From My 1st Visit to China (Fuzhou)

... oh well. if they feel they need to move out of province then let them. but kelowna, victoria, squamish etc is fine. parts of surrey, langley, abbotsford, maple ridge, chilliwack isn't that bad and it's only within .75-1.5 hours ...
by Demonizer
Tue Mar 15, 2016 7:33 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Thoughts From My 1st Visit to China (Fuzhou)
Replies: 71
Views: 22787

Re: Thoughts From My 1st Visit to China (Fuzhou)

... oh well. if they feel they need to move out of province then let them. but kelowna, victoria, squamish etc is fine. parts of surrey, langley, abbotsford, maple ridge, chilliwack isn't that bad and it's only within .75-1.5 hours ...
by westcoastfella
Thu Apr 16, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Rofina
Replies: 99
Views: 25472

Re: Rofina

... Vancouver a little better. As I have said before, this place is a provincial city. Without the newcomers from across the sea, it would be like Kelowna. BTW, Burnaby now has only 39% whites. That's cosmopolitan. Hello Metrotown. Back on topic. The neighborhoods and municipalities are in competition. ...
by jimtan
Thu Apr 16, 2015 8:40 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Rofina
Replies: 99
Views: 25472

Re: Rofina

... Vancouver a little better. As I have said before, this place is a provincial city. Without the newcomers from across the sea, it would be like Kelowna. BTW, Burnaby now has only 39% whites. That's cosmopolitan. Hello Metrotown. Back on topic. The neighborhoods and municipalities are in competition. ...
by thirdlittlepig
Sat Oct 25, 2014 6:42 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Poll: Was anybody that stupid???
Replies: 17
Views: 6717

Re: Poll: Was anybody that stupid???

Prices in the okanagan have been stagnant for about seven years, including Kelowna, some areas prices have actually declined. Homes that were listed at $800k a few years ago drifting slowly down to $650K or less. Ouch if you need to sell eh? But, ..who cares ...
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