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by jimtan
Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low
Replies: 6
Views: 3023

Re: Vancouver Detached Sales hit 27 year low

It's working like it should. Well done Vancouver and Victoria.

How about Toronto?

http://www.trebhome.com/market_news/hou ... /index.htm

As affordability falls to the worst level since 1989, sales to new listings is just 50%. Can't be long before we see some real price declines.

:mrgreen:
by 2000sqft
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 5013

Re: Trends for 2018

... back into the market from west of the fraser river.   If the tax is a constant why will people want to "invest" or buy in areas like surrey, hope, Victoria and the interior. 2 We will see a correction for the first part of the year similar to what happened when the 15% tax was introduced.  Once ...
by reallyreal2
Mon Mar 12, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 5013

Re: Trends for 2018

... back into the market from west of the fraser river.   If the tax is a constant why will people want to "invest" or buy in areas like surrey, hope, Victoria and the interior. 2 We will see a correction for the first part of the year similar to what happened when the 15% tax was introduced.  Once ...
by Harahomes
Sun Mar 11, 2018 6:23 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 5013

Re: Trends for 2018

... back into the market from west of the fraser river.   If the tax is a constant why will people want to "invest" or buy in areas like surrey, hope, Victoria and the interior. 2 We will see a correction for the first part of the year similar to what happened when the 15% tax was introduced.  Once ...
by jimtan
Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Climate Warming is coming to BC
Replies: 1478
Views: 412369

Re: Climate Warming is coming to BC

... In BC, the new normal is … “Hot summers will be new normal, says study 'We need to think strongly about adaptation,' says Victoria climatologist. Record-breaking hot summers will be the new normal within 20 years due to human-influenced climate change, according to a new ...
by eyesthebye2
Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1156006

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... Sell 1.438,000 on 20-July after 8 days "Great home in a quiet & central location in Killarney area. Level lot, bright with large rooms. Close to Victoria Dr's shopping area, David Thompson Secondary School, Tecumseh Elementary School and parks. Open House Sat & Sun, July 15 & 16, from 2-4pm. ...
by jimtan
Fri May 19, 2017 6:29 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Medium Term risks?
Replies: 72
Views: 14329

Re: Medium Term risks?

... in the moratorium area..." http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/oil-tanker-ban-1.4112639 ... while the new coalition government in Victoria will flush the Kinder Morgan Pipeline away.
by jimtan
Fri Apr 28, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: What must the governments do to stop speculation?
Replies: 132
Views: 15257

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-15-per-cent-foreign-buyers-tax-1.4082632
by eyesthebye2
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1156006

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

... All measurements are approximate, buyers to verify if deemed important. Close to Killarney Community Center & school, Champlain Heights Mall and Victoria Dr. Tenanted. Open house March 18 & Sun March 19 12-1:30pm Listed By: RE/MAX CREST REALTY WESTSIDE
by jimtan
Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:10 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: What must the governments do to stop speculation?
Replies: 132
Views: 15257

Re: What must the governments do to stop speculation?

These are the kind of unethical activities that the government needs to target. Victoria needs to cover these loopholes. "Vancouver Pre Sale Condo Ponzi Scheme As the focus shifts from the single family market to condos the crunch to enter the market has never been ...
by jimtan
Tue Apr 04, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New affordable housing policies for the young
Replies: 166
Views: 20338

Re: New affordable housing policies for the young

... the Swiss is that cantons have so much power. The strong cantons are able to build and expand. Are Vancouverites big enough to demand power from Victoria. Get the job done (on housing issues).
by jimtan
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New affordable housing policies for the young
Replies: 166
Views: 20338

Re: New affordable housing policies for the young

... a new perspective to your dumb ideas and hypocrisy.  Sticking your nose into issues that aren't yours to solve, failing miserably, then blaming Victoria for the problems.  Just hand over your taxes and we'll take care of it, buahhahahahahahahahaha...get real!!! Huh? What a tirade! So much venom!  ...
by tdma800
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New affordable housing policies for the young
Replies: 166
Views: 20338

Re: New affordable housing policies for the young

... strategic solution can work if the province is wholly committed. The reason why affordability and homeless policies fail is due to the inertia in Victoria. Hopefully, the NDP gets on the ball and either wins or forces Christy Clark to get the message. Or, the province should hand the PST (7%) ...
by VanLord
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:12 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New affordable housing policies for the young
Replies: 166
Views: 20338

Re: New affordable housing policies for the young

... strategic solution can work if the province is wholly committed. The reason why affordability and homeless policies fail is due to the inertia in Victoria. Hopefully, the NDP gets on the ball and either wins or forces Christy Clark to get the message. Or, the province should hand the PST (7%) ...
by tdma800
Wed Mar 29, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New affordable housing policies for the young
Replies: 166
Views: 20338

Re: New affordable housing policies for the young

... strategic solution can work if the province is wholly committed. The reason why affordability and homeless policies fail is due to the inertia in Victoria. Hopefully, the NDP gets on the ball and either wins or forces Christy Clark to get the message. Or, the province should hand the PST (7%) ...
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