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Perhaps only the forest fires in the interior of British Columbia rival the rents in the province’s largest city these days.
Rents on fire: Vancouver follows San Francisco’s lead to curb rental crisis. An estimated 24,500 households in Vancouver are in need of more affordable housing
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Rental advocacy doesn’t seem like the easiest gig in Canada these days, even though there’s plenty to work with.
Vancouver Tenants ( Twitter )
Housing rights group says crisis in Quebec remains a problem
New Westminster renovictions leave low-income renters feeling desperate. Company says building hasn’t seen significant work since 1970 and renovations are necessary
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Forget Vancouver, BC’s future will be decided by the suburbs. With big city problems creeping into the land of cul-de-sacs and single-family homes, suburban swing ridings are set to determine the outcome of the provincial election
Some insight from recent US experience?