British Columbians Support Implementing an Absentee Homeowner Tax

Almost three-in-four residents think it would be a “good idea”, as majority chides “speculators” who are not part of the community. Vancouver, BC – British Columbians are decidedly in favour of implementing a tax on absentee homeowners, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of a representative provincial sample, 73% of… Read more »

Four-in-Five British Columbians Back Absentee Homeowner Tax

Three-in-four residents are dissatisfied with the actions taken by the provincial government to deal with housing issues in the province. Vancouver, BC – The proportion of British Columbians who would like to implement a tax on absentee homeowners has increased over the past year, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey… Read more »

For B.C. Millennials, It’s Vancouver or Nowhere

The province’s youngest owners and renters want to live in the Lower Mainland more than anywhere else. These and other sentiments are captured in Resonance Consultancy’s new Future of B.C. Housing study, just as British Columbians have identified housing as the top provincial election issue this spring. Vancouver, BC – According to a new study… Read more »