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Councillors call for vacancy tax, foreign buyer tax in Victoria

Two Victoria city councillors have proposed adding taxes on foreign home buyers and empty homes in the Capital Region District as a way to improve housing affordability.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/victoria-taxes-foreign-buyers-vacant-homes-1.3941915

Tell us something we don't know! Vancouver world leader in housing unaffordability, says annual study

Vancouver has experienced the greatest housing affordability deterioration among major markets in the Demographia Annual International Housing Affordability Survey since it began issuing yearly reports in 2004.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/demographia-international-housing-study-vancouver-ranks-3rd-1.3947668

10 Actions / 100 Days

    On January 21, we came together by the millions, across the globe, to raise our voices. But our march forward doesn’t end here: Now It’s the time to get our friends, family and community together and make history. Join us in launching a new campaign: 

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https://www.womensmarch.com/100/

Women's March Vancouver draws huge crowds

Thousands of people have gathered at the Jack Poole Plaza in Vancouver in solidarity with the Women's March in Washington, D.C. — an event to show support for women's rights and human rights a day after Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/thousands-gather-in-vancouver-to-support-u-s-women-s-march-1.3946647

Trump uncertainty may be 'golden moment' for Canadian firms to invest: expert

A well-known trade expert is pitching the counter-intuitive idea that widespread uncertainty tied to president-elect Donald Trump's protectionist vows has likely created a once-in-a-lifetime investment opportunity for companies.

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http://www.ctvnews.ca/business/trump-uncertainty-may-be-golden-moment-for-canadian-firms-to-invest-expert-1.3248625

Americans interest in moving to Canada spikes, but not to Sask.

The interest of Americans in Canadian real estate property surged following the U.S. presidential election, but the Land of Living Skies came in dead last, according to a Royal LePage report. Based on tracking Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, more than 10

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http://leaderpost.com/news/saskatchewan/americans-interest-in-moving-to-canada-spikes-but-not-to-sask

NPA still without position on Kinder Morgan’s pipeline project

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again. Apparently, some British writer named W.E. Hickson is credited with popularizing that proverb. (By the way, why do British writers always have . . .

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http://www.vancourier.com/opinion/npa-still-without-position-on-kinder-morgan-s-pipeline-project-1.8144379

Legal battle launched in Vancouver over opposition to Moby Dick restaurant - NEWS 1130

A condo council on Vancouver's waterfront is named in a civil lawsuit over allegations it refused to lease space to a fish and chip restaurant called Moby Dick partly because of an offensive word in its name.

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http://www.news1130.com/2017/01/19/legal-battle-launched-vancouver-opposition-moby-dick-restaurant/

NPA still without position on Kinder Morgan’s pipeline project

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again. Apparently, some British writer named W.E. Hickson is credited with popularizing that proverb. (By the way, why do British writers always have . . .

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http://www.vancourier.com/opinion/npa-still-without-position-on-kinder-morgan-s-pipeline-project-1.8144379?platform=hootsuite

Alex Fraser Bridge is getting a new $70-million counterflow lane

The Alex Fraser Bridge will have something in common with San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge after a lane is added to ease congestion. Federal and provincial officials announced on Thursday that the span across the Fraser River on Highway 91 between Delta

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http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/alex-fraser-bridge-is-getting-a-new-70-million-counterflow-lane

The vacancy tax will work

Vancouver just enacted a 1 per cent tax on empty homes. Will that make housing more affordable or fail to do so while creating new problems?

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https://urbanarium.org/vacancy-tax-will-work

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