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by jimtan
Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!
Replies: 34
Views: 21521

Re: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!

Here's the October 2018 report from CMHC on rental vacancies. Burnaby had a significant spike in vacancies in purpose-built and private apartments. Prices should be soft from the oversupply around Metrotown. But, vacancies are still tight in CoV and Surrey. ...
by jimtan
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!
Replies: 34
Views: 21521

Re: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!

Heads Up...

"Burnaby council passes ambitious plan to protect rental housing stock"

https://www.straight.com/news/1246261/b ... sing-stock
by jimtan
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!
Replies: 34
Views: 21521

Re: Why I am not afraid of being a renter!

... working alongside developers suggests investor demand has largely dominated the pre-sale condo scene. Measuring pre-sale buyer activity in the Burnaby area of Brentwood and Metrotown, real estate investors made up 67% of all purchases in 2018, up from just 11% in 2012..." https://vancitycondoguide.com/shades-of-miami-2007/ ...
by reallyreal2
Mon Mar 19, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Is the boom over?
Replies: 58
Views: 14076

Re: Is the boom over?

... market. Let's wait  and see what happens once the NDP housing policies to filter through though. That's the elephant in the room.  I follow N Burnaby quite closely - inventory is very low.  Lot of sold signs.  Not sure what prices are doing but I think buyers outnumber sellers.  Speaking to ...
by VanLord
Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 13478

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by Justice
Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 13478

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by rofina
Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 13478

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by VanLord
Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 13478

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by eyesthebye2
Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 13478

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by SethM
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 13478

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by VanLord
Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Speculation tax ! Finally
Replies: 75
Views: 13478

Re: Speculation tax ! Finally

... have done anything to clean it up.  It does require all three levels of government to work together e.g. Vancouver has an empty homes tax but Burnaby doesn't.  Provincial Government is trying new measures which will have their own set of loopholes to exploit, while the Feds don't seem to grasp ...
by rofina
Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 5311

Re: Trends for 2018

... among the builders. Edit: Here is an example: This is listed at $2.1 https://www.realtor.ca/Residential/Single-Family/18968381/4676-UNION-STREET-Burnaby-British-Columbia-V5C2Y3 They bought lot for $1.3, 2 years ago. Carrying costs, building costs, permits etc - say $650,000 $1,950,000 total. ...
by reallyreal2
Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 5311

Re: Trends for 2018

... among the builders. Edit: Here is an example: This is listed at $2.1 https://www.realtor.ca/Residential/Single-Family/18968381/4676-UNION-STREET-Burnaby-British-Columbia-V5C2Y3 They bought lot for $1.3, 2 years ago. Carrying costs, building costs, permits etc - say $650,000 $1,950,000 total. ...
by eyesthebye2
Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 5311

Re: Trends for 2018

... among the builders. Edit: Here is an example: This is listed at $2.1 https://www.realtor.ca/Residential/Single-Family/18968381/4676-UNION-STREET-Burnaby-British-Columbia-V5C2Y3 They bought lot for $1.3, 2 years ago. Carrying costs, building costs, permits etc - say $650,000 $1,950,000 total. ...
by rofina
Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Trends for 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 5311

Re: Trends for 2018

... among the builders. Edit: Here is an example: This is listed at $2.1 https://www.realtor.ca/Residential/Single-Family/18968381/4676-UNION-STREET-Burnaby-British-Columbia-V5C2Y3 They bought lot for $1.3, 2 years ago. Carrying costs, building costs, permits etc - say $650,000 $1,950,000 total. ...
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