VICTORIA, British Columbia, Feb 20- British Columbia moved on Tuesday to crack down on real estate speculators, expanding its foreign buyer tax and introducing a new speculation tax, as part of a wide-ranging strategy to cool housing prices in Canada's most expensive real estate market. Foreign buyers, mainly from China, have been blamed for Vancouver's red-hot...
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Feb 20- British Columbia moved on Tuesday to crack down on real estate speculators, expanding its foreign buyer tax and introducing a new speculation tax, as part of a wide-ranging strategy to cool housing prices in Canada's most expensive real estate market. The province's surplus is projected at C $281 million in 2019-20 and C $284...
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