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B.C real estate sector makes money-laundering recommendations – Vancouver Is Awesome 0

B.C real estate sector makes money-laundering recommendations – Vancouver Is Awesome

Photograph By CHRISBOY2004 / ISTOCKB.C.’s real estate sector Monday made five recommendations to Victoria and Ottawa aimed at helping protect the industry from unscrupulous operators involved in money laundering. “We want a clean sector,” said B.C. Real Estate Association CEO Darlene Hyde. “It’s a complex crime from what we can see. No one seems to…

B.C. Real Estate Association predicts mortgage rates to drop this year – Vancouver Is Awesome 0

B.C. Real Estate Association predicts mortgage rates to drop this year – Vancouver Is Awesome

Those who are applying for or renewing fixed-rate mortgages this year may have some good news, as economists are predicting a decline in the average five-year discounted contract rate. While the Bank of Canada (BoC) is expected to hold firm on its overnight interest rate, which dictates variable-rate mortgages, fixed-rate deals are expected to improve…

B.C. Electric substation-turned-luxury-home up for auction (PHOTOS) – Vancouver Is Awesome 0

B.C. Electric substation-turned-luxury-home up for auction (PHOTOS) – Vancouver Is Awesome

It looks like this incredibly unique home, which has been on and off (mostly on) the market for years, is a bit too unusual for most people’s tastes. Having failed to sell yet again, the vendor has turned to online real estate auction house Concierge Auctions to speed up the process. Sumas Substation, today (Lindsay…