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Dear Minister Selena Robinson, Premier John Horgan, and Mayor Kennedy Stewart, I write to you today about the potential consequences of banning evictions in BC. These are trying times that require compassion and compromise to ensure the health and safety of all BC residents. With everyone financially strained, difficult decisions will have to be made...
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By Brandon Harding, Vice President When we are conversing with developers, three things have been the rhetoric for years: Construction costs are too high Permitting times are too long Project approval is too challenging We cannot pay our prized labourers less money and offer less for materials because this is the backbone of the project getting built....
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The term renoviction has become the coined term for any major capital improvements on purpose-built rental buildings; however, soon this will be a word only used for history. With Vancouver poised to set up regulations stipulating strict tenant relocation policies, a court decision allowing tenants to come back into their renovated suite at the previous...
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Rent controls already force Vancouver landlords to follow strict rules, but this is not enough for some tenant advocacy groups pushing a controversial policy they call “vacancy controls.” They argue the right of landlords to charge market rates when a suite becomes vacant is unfair to tenants, and that rents should be maintained at the...
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