Financial consultants are urging first-time homebuyers to use caution when considering the B.C. government’s new HOME Partnership program, which promises to match those buyers on what they have saved for a down payment with an interest-free, 25-year loan. 350 more words
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With home prices higher than ever, especially in Toronto and Vancouver, lots of people are watching home ownership climb ever-further out of reach.
But don’t fret – if you can’t afford a house in your chosen city, there are other options. 699 more words
A Vancouver government program designed to encourage developers to build more rental housing is coming under fire, with prospective tenants and even some city councilors saying the program is not doing enough to curb high lease rates and shrinking unit sizes. 678 more words
A house with a $1.1 million asking price is one of the more affordable homes found in Vancouver, but prospective buyers of the property at 1011 East 45th Ave. 779 more words
It may not seem like much, but a 250-square-foot modular housing unit could be just what some people need in the midst of Vancouver’s housing crisis. 237 more words
While you may struggle to buy a house in these cities, Vancouver and Toronto finished at the top of a list of the most “livable cities” in a… 908 more words