What You Need to Know: Regional Transportation Development Cost Change

Effective January 2020, a new regional transportation Development Cost Charge (DCC) is now being levied on new developments throughout Metro Vancouver. Given the greatly reduced transit ridership since March, this DCC could become an even more important source of funding for TransLink.

Our rennie intelligence team comprises our in-house demographer, senior economist, and market analysts. Together, they empower individuals, organizations, and institutions with data-driven market insight and analysis. Experts in urban land economics, community planning, shifting demographics, and real estate trends, their strategic research supports a comprehensive advisory service offering and forms the basis of frequent reports and public presentations. Their thoughtful and objective approach truly embodies the core values of rennie.

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In the Vancouver Region, relative home values—that is, how close to or far from the regional average prices—appear to be one predictor of potential value appreciation over time.Our rennie intelligence team comprises our in-house demographer, senior economist, and market analysts. Together, they emp…

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RENNIE ADVISOR
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It’s horses for courses when it comes to inflation, with the price escalation experience varying significantly from coast-to-coast.Inflation isn’t as uniform and ubiquitous as it is often treated. Consumer prices rise more quickly or slowly in different parts of the country. Additionally, the speci…

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RENNIE ADVISOR
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After years of neglect, Metro Vancouver’s purpose-built rental market is finally being tended to through the addition of thousands of new homes. Across Canada, purpose-built rental markets have been the recipients of inadequate attention—at least insofar as new supply is concerned. Here in Metro Va…

Allison Lafrenier
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