BNN interview about tax evasion in B.C. real estate market

BNN interview about tax evasion in B.C. real estate market

B.C.'s finance minister, Mike de Jong, urges Canada Revenue Agency to "diligently" enforce the law following a report that speculators are flipping homes in B.C. without paying tax. Business News Network (BNN) invites Jonathan Cooper, Vice President of Operations at...

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Housing tax not as painful in Maple Ridge | Maple Ridge News

Housing tax not as painful in Maple Ridge | Maple Ridge News

Slapping another 15-per-cent sales tax on homes to foreign buyers could cool the red-hot real estate market in higher priced areas of Richmond or Vancouver, but it might take longer to learn of any effect in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows. The announcement by the B.C....

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Opinion: The true cost of the new real estate tax

Opinion: The true cost of the new real estate tax

This week, the B.C. government introduced a new 15-per-cent tax on all non-citizen and non-permanent-resident buyers of residential real estate in Metro Vancouver. Macdonald Realty opened its first office in the Kerrisdale neighbourhood over 70 years ago. Though we...

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BNN Interview about B.C.’s Housing Data

BNN Interview about B.C.’s Housing Data

Jonathan Cooper, Vice President of Operations at Macdonald Real Estate Group joins Business News Network (BNN) for reaction to B.C.'s housing data as well as OSFI's warnings to mortgage underwriters. (To view the video on mobile devices, please click here for direct...

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BNN interview about the Vancouver housing supply problem

BNN interview about the Vancouver housing supply problem

Business News Network (BNN) speaks with Jonathan Cooper, Vice President of Operations at Macdonald Real Estate Group about David Rosenberg of Gluskin Sheff + Associates comments on policymakers and housing supply constraints and how they would relate to the Vancouver...

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