Real Estate Revenue Increase

October 11th, 2006
Real estate revenues up in 2004
New report from Statistics Canada

Statistics Canada reports total revenue reported by real estate agents, brokers, appraisers and other real estate industries increased sharply in 2004, reflecting the continued upward trend in residential real estate markets across the country.

Total revenue for these industries was up 11.4 per cent to $8.9 billion in 2004. ...

News: Homeowners Grant

October 5th, 2006

Proposed Increase To Homeowner Grant Threshold

Proposed improvements will safeguard the value of homeowner grants in response to substantial increases in property values, Finance Minister Carole Taylor announced today.

"Another year of continued strength in real estate, housing and construction reveals the confidence people have in BC's economy," said Taylor. "At the same time, rising prope ...