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Mar 7, 2023

Certificate of Excellence

I am so honored to announce that I have received the certificate of excellence for 4 consecutive years, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 for the top 3 notary public in North Vancouver. This certificate has been endorsed on behalf of ThreeBestRated after duly checking extensive customer reviews, ratings, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust, services, dedication, integrity, cost and general exce…

Jan 20, 2023

November 28, 2022 – FINTRAC Advisory: Financial transactions related to countries identified by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Click here to learn more about the subjects below: Financial transactions related to countries identified by the FATF Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Ministerial Directive on the DPRK Iran Ministerial Directive on Iran Myanmar Other jurisdictions Nicaragua no longer subject to FATF’s increased monitoring process Pakistan no longer subject to FATF’s incre…

Nov 25, 2022

RE: New Anti-flipping rules

Canada’s new anti-flipping rules for residential real estate are scheduled to come into force on Jan. 1, 2023, and are designed to “reduce speculative demand in the marketplace and help to cool excessive price growth.” Read More…

Oct 11, 2022

Property transfer tax on pre-sold strata units

When you purchase a condo unit on the open market well in advance of the completion of the building, you will generally pay property transfer tax on the total amount you paid to acquire the property. The total amount includes any money paid for: upgrades or additions, orany other premium for assignment of a written agreement You may transfer the right to purchase the property to…

Oct 9, 2022

Speculation and vacancy tax

The B.C. government announced the expansion of areas where the speculation and vacancy tax applies. The speculation and vacancy tax is an annual tax based on how owners use residential properties in major urban areas in B.C.  Everyone deserves an affordable place to call home, yet house prices and rent have skyrocketed out of reach for too many people. The provincial government …

Oct 7, 2022

Home owner grant

The homeowner grant reduces the amount of property tax you pay for your principal residence. The grant is available to homeowners who pay property taxes to a municipality, or to the province if they live in a rural area. If you pay your property taxes to a First Nation, contact the First Nation directly. In this article you’ll learn about: What to doAbout the homeowner grantRegular gra…

Jul 23, 2022

Crowdfunding platforms and certain payment service providers must register with FINTRAC

Following last April’s Notice about amendments to the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Regulations (PCMLTFR) and the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Administrative Monetary Penalties (PCMLTFAMP) Regulations, we wish to remind reporting entities that crowdfunding platforms and certain payment service providers are cover…

Jul 14, 2022

Interest rates in July, what is happening?

By Aleem This On Wednesday July 12 2022, The bank of Canada officially announced the increase to the overnight lending rate by 1.00%. This announcement surprised pundits who in large part were expecting a maximum increase of 0.75%. This is the biggest jump since 1998, and Canada’s banks will be increasing their prime rates in the coming weeks to 4.70%. This will impact Canadian home owner…

Jun 3, 2022

Q1 2022 Residential Sales Summary Report

Read our Residential Sales Summary Report to get our Q1 2022 sales activity across BC as compared to Q4 and previous year. Economist, Will Dunning also shares his perspective on housing market indicators affecting the real estate market across the province. Download the report

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