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Real Estate Related

» Pacific Heights by Foxridge Homes 16752 18th Avenue Surrey 28 single-family homes Nov 18, 2017
» Heather and Seventeenth 717 West 17th Avenue 16 homes in a 4 storey building by Terra Blanka Nov 15, 2017
» Vancouver Named Sixth-Best Global City for Families Nov 14, 2017
» How to Avoid the New Mortgage “Stress Test” Nov 15, 2017
» Foreign buyers remain resolute in Richmond Nov 14, 2017
» Second + Main 180 East 2nd Avenue 233 homes in a 12-storey building by Create Properties Nov 15, 2017
» B.C. real estate watchdog bans controversial practice of ‘dual agency,’ despite industry objections Nov 15, 2017
» The Pacific 886 Pacific Street 214 condos and townhouses in a 39 storey tower by Grosvenor Americas Nov 11, 2017
» Second highest October sales in the Fraser Valley Nov 05, 2017
» RBC highlights divergence of Toronto, Vancouver markets Nov 06, 2017
» OSFI’s rule changes will hurt small towns Nov 07, 2017
» Will TREB take issue with Zillow? Nov 02, 2017
» Foreign nationals continue to flock to Vancouver’s homes Nov 02, 2017
» Foreign buyers find loophole in Vancouver real estate Nov 02, 2017
» How Can We Solve Affordability? By Redefining Housing Nov 07, 2017
» Where are BC’s Best Bets for Real Estate Investment? Nov 05, 2017
» Township Commons 20487 65th Avenue Langley Townhomes and Condos in a planned community by Kingdom Properties Nov 09, 2017
» Evolv35 35 four bedroom townhomes at 312 Moody Avenue North Vancouver by Guildford Brook Estates Nov 09, 2017
» Canadian housing sector exhibiting overvaluation and price acceleration – CMHC Oct 31, 2017
» Metro Vancouver home sales involving foreign buyers increased in September Oct 31, 2017

Strata Information

» Be sure to review depreciation reports every year Nov 15, 2017
» Be clear on the difference between rules and bylaws Nov 09, 2017
» Holidays can present potential conflicts for stratas Nov 02, 2017
» Strata council should review all decisions Oct 26, 2017
» Keep proxy votes in check Oct 19, 2017
» Determinations of negligence can be complicated Oct 12, 2017
» Owners in limbo after proxies used in levy vote Oct 03, 2017
» Residents tired of getting soaked for pool expenses Sep 28, 2017
» It’s better to find solutions before a costly crisis occurs Sep 20, 2017
» Rental bylaws may deter property speculators Sep 14, 2017
» Gas appliances pose vexing safety issues at a strata corporation Sep 07, 2017
» Signs of pests call for quick action Aug 31, 2017
» Numbers in depreciation reports are simply estimates Aug 24, 2017
» Stratas tax exempt when not generating profits Aug 17, 2017
» Borrowing for needed repairs not without risks Aug 10, 2017
» Take formal council approach to deal with potential conflicts Aug 03, 2017
» Take formal council approach to deal with potential conflicts Aug 03, 2017
» When disaster strikes, who keeps paying the bills? Jul 27, 2017
» Eliminating rental restrictions will increase speculation Jul 20, 2017
» Bylaws not subjected to votes can’t be filed Jul 13, 2017

Other News Articles

» Powered by solar energy the ARKUPP livable yacht is environmentally friendly Oct 22, 2017
» Fines associated with using cell phones while driving Sep 20, 2017
» Uber begins ?significant investment? of collecting data on Metro Vancouver Aug 09, 2017
» Whistler community more than Whistler Village, skiing and mountain biking Jul 08, 2017
» Buying fake jobs to immigrate to Canada Jul 07, 2017
» Do you have consent? Anti-spam rules in effect July 1 Jul 03, 2017
» Pollster Keeps Tabs On Nation?s Mood Jun 25, 2017
» Are you in compliance with the Anti-Spam Law? Jun 01, 2017
» Victoria-to-Vancouver ferry launching in May targets luxury market Feb 17, 2017
» ?Amazing? hourly service on Sunshine Coast ferries will likely end in April Feb 04, 2017
» Essilor to Buy Ray-Ban Maker Luxottica for About $24 Billion Jan 16, 2017
» Ottawa eyes new drone rules Dec 25, 2016
» Canadian and US Employment Oct 07, 2016
» Feds face B.C. pressure over Temporary Foreign Worker program Aug 13, 2016
» DOWN THE WINERY PATH Jun 17, 2016
» English Tudor a Heritage home in Shaughnessey facing demolition. Apr 11, 2016
» Major international bank says Poloz will cut rate to zero in 2016 on Oil Jan 19, 2016
» Undecided Voter Oct 17, 2015
» Publisher’s Page: On meetings and Marty Douglas Oct 02, 2015
» A Plunge in China Rattles Markets Across the Globe Aug 22, 2015

Real Estate Legal Articles

» Permanent immigration to get easier for French and English speakers, those with Canadian siblings May 19, 2017
» B.C. court rules notary public is responsible for tax owed by buyer May 07, 2017
» Court Ruling Increases Risks to Realtors and their Clients Apr 03, 2017
» CRA is coming… Feb 13, 2017
» CRA Whistle Blower program – Federal programs tackle offshore avoidance evasion Feb 10, 2017
» 2017 Property Assessment Notices Dec 20, 2016
» New program partners with first-time homebuyers as they enter the housing market Dec 15, 2016
» What happens when there is a fire before the property completes Nov 23, 2016
» Owner-builders liable for poor construction Oct 24, 2016
» West End Community Plan Sep 21, 2016
» Changes to Assignment Provisions in Standard Contracts May 09, 2016
» Consumer awareness took a step forward with the announcement of new requirements for real estate contracts. May 09, 2016
» Parking Stall and Storage locker allocation in a strata Mar 12, 2016
» First Time Home Buyers’ Program Feb 17, 2016
» PDS – Court decision expands risks of disclosure with seller property information statement Nov 13, 2015
» Beating the taxman through bequests, treaties and credits Sep 16, 2015
» Owner Built Homes – Info from Real Estate Council Sep 01, 2015
» Waterfront properties with private docks may not comply with the Ministry of Forest,Lands and Natural Resources guide lines – please read before you build Jul 23, 2015
» Could your flyers get your license revoked? #LesTwarog Apr 01, 2015
» Paying Referral Fees to Unlicensed Lead Generation Businesses is Prohibited Jan 12, 2015

Technology Related Articles

» Burnaby’s Fortinet bulking up to combat brewing cyber threats Sep 16, 2017
» Google Drive Shutting Down?!? Here’s the real story Sep 12, 2017
» 7 Ways Big Data Could Revolutionize Life By 2020 Jul 27, 2017
» Web Presence in China Commerce Mar 28, 2017
» Rigs to roll on reserve power and save 25% on fuel costs Jan 16, 2017
» Altus Group – Canada’s Top Real Estate Data Provider going into property tax consulting Jan 16, 2017
» The Future of Tech is Happening Now Jan 11, 2017
» Technology IPOs poised for liftoff after early stumbles ? real estate data company Real Matters Inc Nov 20, 2016
» How Canadian tech startups could become multibillion-dollar companies Sep 18, 2016
» Rank High to be Found Online Sep 08, 2016
» New video-chat app part of Google?s plan to catch up with rivals Aug 16, 2016
» More high-tech = easier to steal Aug 04, 2016
» Tread carefully when it comes to social media Oct 08, 2015
» Agents making use of drones to boost business Aug 12, 2015
» YouTube seo tips instruction video with a lot of good tips Aug 07, 2015
» Google injunction to block website from search results upheld by B.C. Court of Appeal Jun 11, 2015
» How to Use Hashtags on Every Social Media Network Apr 14, 2015
» Vancouver Real Estate: 3D Scanning Technology set to Change Market Jul 31, 2014
» Jade 29 condos in a 4 storey building at Fraser and East 43rd Jun 26, 2014
» Guidance on Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) Jun 23, 2014

Commercial Real Estate Articles

» Purpose-Built Rental Boom Jan 18, 2016