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Policy

BC Property Owners Group Seeking Judicial Review Of Short-Term Rental Legislation

The petition to the Supreme Court was filed last week by the West Coast Association for Property Rights, also known as the Property Rights Association of BC (PRABC).

Policy

CREA’s New ‘Duty Of Cooperation’ Policy Raises Questions Over Enforcement, Penalties

“I feel like we're kind of in a period of growing pains where I'm still seeing a lot of people violating the policy because it's so unclear what the actual punishment will be.”

Renting

This Property Management Group Brings Innovation To A Growing Rental Market

​From what started as a management company for Pinemount Developments' own rental buildings, Holt Meadow has grown to a contracted-out property management service.

Opinion

If The Feds Want to Help Renters, The Budget Must Take Action On Open Banking

According to Andrew Graham, co-founder & CEO of Borrowell, Open banking would help level the playing field for renters, allowing them to build credit with rent payments.

Industry

GWL Realty Advisors Buys Foreclosed 28-Storey Tower Site In Vancouver For $58M

​The 1555 Robson Street property, which was previously owned by Align Properties, was put up for sale in February.

Renting

Canadian Rents Flatten In March, “Weighed Down” By Declines In Vancouver And Toronto

“As population growth slows with caps on non-permanent residents and supply increases as rental completions continue to rise, rent growth should continue to moderate towards more sustainable levels.”

Real Estate News

Canadian Home Sales, Prices “Mostly Unchanged” In March As Buyers Anticipate Rate Cuts

However, “weekly tracking” from CREA reveals “a bounce in new supply” around the second week of March, which lead to “a burst of sales” by the end of the month and “a jump in listings” by the first week of April.

Development Projects

This Mississauga New Build Makes Luxurious Architecture Accessible

A community just isn’t complete without a carefully crafted communal area where residents can come together to break bread, unwind from their busy day, and connect with one another. This experienced is enhanced even further when that space is built out with beauty top of mind.

Development Projects

Mississauga Master-Plan Breathes New Life Into The Community

A handful of shiny new transit-oriented communities rising in Mississauga — including Liberty Development’s Canopy Towers — are not only redefining the city's skyline, but rewriting what it means to live there.

Development Projects

Life Is Suite: Don't Miss The Spacious Units At Mississauga's New Master-Plan

“Efficiency of the design is really the mantra of Liberty Development; product mix is very important when you’re putting together a condo development,” says Shawn Richardson, Director of Sales and Marketing, Liberty Development Corporation.

Real Estate News

“An Uncomfortably Busy Fall”: Canadian Home Prices To Lift 9% By Fourth Quarter

“It is clear we are rapidly transitioning away from a buyers’ market and back to an environment where the seller has the upper hand,” says Royal LePage President Phil Soper.