Tagged: GST

Metro Vancouver Real Estate Market Update November 2011

Metro Vancouver Real Estate Market Update November 2011

With the recent defeat of the HST (to be implemented in March 2013), I have received some questions about how this will affect the real estate market.

New housing sales stall over transition out of HST

New housing sales stall over transition out of HST

Metro Vancouver’s new home industry is hurting badly over the absence of any transition rules to the return of the provincial sales tax since the harmonized sales tax was defeated in a referendum Aug. 26, three property experts to The Vancouver Board of Trade Friday.