Greater Vancouver Real Estate News

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Jan. 13, 2023

Vancouver Empty Home Tax

The City of Vancouver, BC Canada requires that Vancouver homeowners submit a yearly declaration to determine if their property is subject to the Empty Homes Tax. Any properties which are deemed empty or declared empty, will be subject to an empty home tax.

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Posted in Investing, News, Owning
Jan. 6, 2023

Greater Vancouver Market Update

Discover What's Happening in Greater Vancouver Real Estate

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Posted in Market Update
Jan. 6, 2023

Fraser Valley Market Update

Discover What's Happening in Fraser Valley Real Estate

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Posted in Market Update
Jan. 3, 2023

BC's Home Buyer Rescission Period Comes into Effect January 3, 2023

BC’s new Home Buyer Rescission Period (HBRP) for residential real estate property takes effect on January 3, 2023.

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Dec. 24, 2022

Top Real Estate Agents at Dexter Realty, Vancouver BC Canada

We're proud to be among the top real estate agents again at Dexter Realty! We love helping our clients buy and sell homes and always strive to offer the best service and advice. We'd like to thank all our clients for your support, business and referrals. We look forward to continuing our relationship as your trusted REALTORS®.

Top Real Estate Agents in Vancouver BC - Dexter Realty

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Posted in Buying , News, Selling
Dec. 13, 2022

BC Government Changes Rental Restrictions and Age Restrictions for the Strata Property Act

On November 24, 2022, the BC government passed Bill 44. It changed restrictions around rentals and ages of owners and tenants, under the new Building and Strata Statutes Amendment Act. 

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Posted in Investing, News
Oct. 14, 2022

Foreign Buyer Ban Starts January 2023 in Canada

In order to curb rising home prices and prevent money from being "parked" in Canada, the government is banning foreign buyers beginning in January 2023. Some exemptions apply such as permanent residents, temporary residents and students.

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Posted in News
Aug. 14, 2022

Top Real Estate Agents at Dexter Realty, Vancouver BC

We're proud to be among the top real estate agents again at Dexter Realty! We love helping our clients buy and sell homes and always strive to offer the best service and advice. We'd like to thank all our clients for your support, business and referrals. We look forward to continuing our relationship as your trusted REALTORS®.

Top Real Estate Agents in Vancouver BC - Dexter Realty

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Posted in Buying , News, Selling
April 10, 2022

Upcoming Cooling Off Period for BC Home Buyers

The BC government introduced legislation on March 28, 2022, known as Bill 12 - 2022, to allow for the creation of a cooling off period that will allow buyers to back out of a purchase after signing a Contract of Purchase and Sale.

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Jan. 27, 2022

Vancouver Mayor Passes a Motion Allowing 2,000 Houses to be Stratified for up to Six Units

Vancouver's mayor passed a motion to potentially allow 2,000 Vancouver houses to be stratified with up to six units. This is part of a push to create more housing options besides the traditional Vancouver condos, 1/2 duplexes and large detached houses. The city will investigate the options and determine how best to proceed later this year.

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