December 2020

Rotary Club of West Vancouver Sunrise Christmas Tree - Sponsored by Matt Gul PREC

Posted on Dec 23, 2020 in Community

This year, I proudly sponsored the Rotary Club of West Vancouver Sunrise Christmas Tree:

A special thank you to Santa’s elves that were out yesterday to decorate the Christmas Tree - Make sure you stop by to see the tree; it’s in the 1300 block of Marine Drive at the Grosvenor Centre.

We’d like to say a special thanks to:

Matt Gul for sponsoring the t...

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11,000 condos added to Metro Vancouver's rental market in 2019 due to vacancy taxes

Posted on Dec 10, 2020

Newly released data from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) shows the scale of the role that condominiums play in increasing Metro Vancouver’s rental housing supply.

According to the CMHC, a new record was broken with a total of 11,118 condominiums being added to the rental housing supply in the region in the year 2019. This is an extrem...

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Vancouver Empty Homes Tax to increase to 3% for 2021

Posted on Dec 04, 2020

Vancouver City council has voted in favor of increasing the city’s Empty Homes Tax to 3% in 2021 after Mayor Kennedy Stewart put forward the motion.
“I’m so glad that Council backed my plan to stand up for renters,” said Stewart. “This groundbreaking tool has helped move thousands of homes back onto the rental market to help house our neighbors, but...

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