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Fraser Valley

FRASER VALLEY HOP FARMS TO REBUILD HOPS LEGACY:

FVHF will be launching Phase 1 of its operations via the planting, harvesting and selling hops from its 125 acre hop farm in Agassiz, British Columbia in February of 2017.
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Vancouver Continues to Drive Foreign Capital

Vancouver is said to be one of the key drivers for foreign capital in Canada. Vancouver B.C. - Due to the exceptional performance of Canada's most active housing markets, Vancouver and Toronto…
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Vancouver Real Estate Market

B.C. Real Estate Sales Break Record as Demand Soars in Vancouver Alone

A total of 12,560 homes were sold across the province in March, up 38 per cent year-over-year, according to British Columbia Real Estate Association. B.C. Housing - The housing market…
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Airbnb’s popularity has cities around the world on edge

Across North America, city governments and neighbourhood activists are worried that the exploding popularly of Airbnb is hurting neighbourhoods and putting a strain on rental housing stock, as landlords choose…
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CMHC tracks apartment turnover in Vancouver’s hot rental markets

Results from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.'s first-ever rental turnover survey in Metro Vancouver points to a migration of rental demand from the pricier centre to less-expensive suburbs.
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Chinese citizens to own the majority of real estate world wide, historic site take down was easy

The saga continues. Read more: Video, Real Estate, Vancouver, Vancouver Housing, Bc Video, Bc Business, Vancouver Real Estate, Real Estate in Vancouver, Heritage Vancouver, Tudor Home Vancouver, Vancouver Tudor Home,…
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Chinese passports were seized by Canadian Border Services Agency

Chinese passports seized last year in massive citizenship fraud. Today, more than..

Buyers from China comprised about one-third of purchases of Vancouver’s hot housing market in 2015, according to “back of the envelope calculations” by National Bank of Canada. Chinese investors spent…
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the federal government is stepping back in

Thom Armstrong says the most important part of the federal budget's investment is housing is that the federal government is stepping back into the issue. The federal Liberal government has…
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Burnaby outpaces Vancouver in tower development

Burnaby is putting up a forest of high-rise residential towers up to 65 storeys tall over the next 25 years, far outstripping anything Vancouver is contemplating.
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retracted published in connection with this story

BCHN.com has retracted and apologised over a story alleging that “200 Teens Trash Newly Constructed Home With An Unexpected Housewarming Party”.

BCHN.com has retracted and apologised over a story alleging that "200 Teens Trash Newly Constructed Home With An Unexpected Housewarming Party". By:  BCHN.com The story was originally run on BCHN.com…
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Maple Ridge REALTOR® awarded real estate’s highest honour

Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) awarded REALTOR® Sandra Wyant the Professional Excellence Award on March 15. read more
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REALTORS® honoured for their charitable work

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) recognised two REALTORS® yesterday for their exemplary commitment to charity and community causes. read more
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