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Home Owner Grant threshold raised after spike in B.C. property assessments

The B.C. government has raised the threshold for the Home Owner Grant to $1.2 million, but despite the $100,000 increase, the percentage of homeowners able to access the grant is still dropping. The announcement comes after B.C. Assessment figures released yesterday showed thousands of homeowners would no longer qualify for the grant because of a 10 to 30 per…

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2016 Real Estate Market Outlook

REW.ca – Joannah Connolly  2015 was a year of massive real estate market activity, with prices and home sales skyrocketing well over industry expectations. So will 2016 see a cooling-off in activity, or will the recent upward trajectory continue unabated? Here’s a round-up of industry forecasts and REW.ca’s take on them. This article originally appeared on Lower Mainland…

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