https://www.rebgv.org/real-estate-news2020-08-07T11:28:04.675ZReal Estate NewsSecondary suites now allowed in ground-oriented, multi-family buildingsnoemail@noemail.orgmmoldowanauthorNew updates to the BC Building Code allow secondary suites in duplexes, townhouses, and detached row houses throughout the province.https://www.rebgv.org/news-archive/secondary-suites-now-allowed-in-ground-oriented--multi-family-bu2020-08-07T19:15:36.170Z2020-08-07T19:15:36.170ZEmpty Homes Tax put to good use – Vancouver creates affordable housingnoemail@noemail.orgmmoldowanauthorFour affordable housing projects in Vancouver are receiving grants totalling more than $8.7 million dollars – partially funded by Vancouver’s Empty Homes Tax.  https://www.rebgv.org/news-archive/empty-homes-tax-put-to-good-use--vancouver-creates-affordable-ho2020-07-28T23:37:15.874Z2020-07-28T23:37:15.874ZBan on evictions for non-payment of rent ends September 1: What you need to knownoemail@noemail.orgmmoldowanauthorOn July 16, the provincial government announced details of a repayment framework intended to help landlords and renters to maintain their housing when the ban on evictions for non-payment of rent is lifted.https://www.rebgv.org/news-archive/ban-on-evictions-for-non-payment-of-rent-ends-september-1--what-2020-07-24T21:17:16.915Z2020-07-24T21:17:16.915ZHow has COVID-19 been affecting Metro Vancouver’s housing market so far?noemail@noemail.orgfyouattauthorWhen the provincial government first declared a state of emergency for COVID-19, Metro Vancouver’s housing market saw a sharp decline in sales and listings. Find out what's happened since.https://www.rebgv.org/news-archive/how-has-covid-19-been-affecting-metro-vancouvers-housing-market-2020-07-17T18:36:19.688Z2020-07-17T18:36:19.688ZJune 2020 Market Insightsnoemail@noemail.orgmmoldowanauthorSteady increases in home sale and listing activity continue in June.https://www.rebgv.org/news-archive/june-2020-market-insights2020-07-14T17:19:31.008Z2020-07-14T17:19:31.008Z