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Explore new developments with this Showcase of New Homes

Explore new developments with this Showcase of New Homes

Make 2020 the year you purchase that dream new home to invest in your family, your lifestyle and your future
Comment: Your property tax bill won’t drop along with assessment

Comment: Your property tax bill won’t drop along with assessment

Is this the year that the myth linking property taxes and assessment values will finally be debunked?
Luxury property assessments plummeting in West Vancouver

Luxury property assessments plummeting in West Vancouver

Most expensive home valued at $26.5 milion, down 11 per cent from last year's assessment
Housing affordability a continuing issue: Notaries

Housing affordability a continuing issue: Notaries

A December survey of 193 B.C. Notaries across the province found that most saw the same or decreased level of first-time buyers in 2019 despite a softened market, particularly during the beginning of the year.
Assessments in West Van falling fastest in Lower Mainland

Assessments in West Van falling fastest in Lower Mainland

Property assessments drop for second straight year across North Shore
BC Assessments show modest overall value declines, steeper in Lower Mainland

BC Assessments show modest overall value declines, steeper in Lower Mainland

Biggest drops in home values are in West Vancouver and UBC, while many parts of B.C. post an increase in home assessments
B.C. real estate outlook 2020: a forecast summary

B.C. real estate outlook 2020: a forecast summary

Our round-up of various industry groups’ predictions for B.C.’s housing market next year — and is there a consensus?
West Van owner wants to use Ron Thom heritage house for short-term rentals

West Van owner wants to use Ron Thom heritage house for short-term rentals

In order to keep a heritage house in the community long term, West Vancouver may be looking at a short-term solution. Council gave first reading to a heritage revitalization agreement for the Boyd House, at 985 Duchess Ave., during its Dec.
Real estate agent fined over property rental

Real estate agent fined over property rental

West Vancouver realtor was not licensed to act as a rental agent, and was fined $7,500 for unprofessional conduct
B.C. housing market ‘firming’ as home sales, prices rise

B.C. housing market ‘firming’ as home sales, prices rise

With listings down for seventh straight month, sector edges towards seller’s market territory once more