The real estate landscape in British Columbia is constantly evolving. With the provincial government’s plans to regulate the market and increase transparency, lawyers who deal with real estate should be aware of the new changes.
Topics discussed will cover recent legislative developments, which include:
- Changes to legislation on the Property Transfer Tax (along with the Foreign Buyers’ Tax)
- The implications of a contemplated beneficial owners registry
- The City of Vancouver Vacancy Tax
- Introduction of a Speculation Tax