Responding to Rule Changes

Vancouver, BC – January 18, 2018. As you know, the Real Estate Council of British Columbia is preparing to implement the rule changes to eliminate limited dual agency and require additional disclosures. Those changes take effect on March 15, 2018, and the decision to change the rules came from the Office of the Superintendent of

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New Study on Profitability of Rental Housing

According to a recent study, purpose-built rental apartments often bring low returns, but these projects continue to be in demand. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) researched the economics of developing purpose-built rental apartment buildings in six of Canada’s major markets, including Vancouver. The purpose was to better understand the factors that influence investors’

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