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B.C.'s proposed foreigner tax to help fund Metro Vancouver housing projects

By The Canadian Press
July 28, 2016 - 2:22pm Updated: July 28, 2016 - 6:07pm

VICTORIA — While buyers and sellers rush to avoid paying a new 15-per-cent property transfer tax in British Columbia, Premier Christy Clark’s Liberal government apparently can’t wait to start building its election platform on a housing foundation.