Government announces new HST/PST housing transitional rules

February 17th, 2012
February 17, 2012

Government announces new HST/PST housing transitional rules

The government today announced the HST/PST transitional rules on new homes.

As the province transitions back to the PST, which will replace the HST effective April 1, 2013, measures to ease the HST burden on new home buyers include:

  • The BC New Housing Rebate threshold ...

Selection broadens and demand eases to kick off 2012 in the

February 6th, 2012

News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Selection broadens and demand eases to kick off 2012 in the

Greater Vancouver housing market

VANCOUVER, B.C.

than buyers in January and overall home prices, according to the new MLS® Home Price Index

(MLS® HPI), continued to experience more stability and less fluctuation compared to the

beginning of 2011.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Va ...