foreign buyers

Is Calgary the next property hot spot for foreign buyers?

As B.C. and Ontario slap taxes on non-resident buyers, Alberta has a message: ‘C’mon over’

After new tax, buyers from China cool to luxury Vancouver homes

Interest from China in Vancouver real estate listings worth more than $1 million is down sharply, but local buyers shouldn’t get too excited.

Canada’s economy is hostage to the housing bubble

The debate over B.C.’s new tax on foreign buyers exposes how badly the Canadian economy needs ridiculously unsustainable house prices to keep rising

CIBC: It’s time for a ‘flipping tax’ on foreign investors

An economist says a flipping tax would help tackle speculative foreign investment—but do little to slow soaring house prices

How the rest of the world limits foreign home buyers

There’s little agreement on what, if anything, should be done about foreign home buyers in Canada. Here’s what some other countries have done.