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B.C. unveils 'bold' housing, child care plans, hikes employer, real estate taxes

By Canadian Press
February 20, 2018 - 2:06pm Updated: February 20, 2018 - 2:44pm

VICTORIA — British Columbia moved to ease the province's housing crisis Tuesday with a new tax on property speculators and higher taxes on foreign homebuyers with a budget that plans to create 114,000 affordable housing units over the next decade.