Make Vancouver Great Again (Metro Vancouver’s housing crisis)

Intro to site: 

‘What is Make Vancouver Great Again? 

If you live anywhere on the lower mainland you’ve probably noticed that there something happening within the real estate market here. Vancouver has started to become the best place for wealthy foreign investors to park their cash, forcing home prices up (way up) leaving long-time residents in the situation where they can’t afford to live here any longer. 

This site is an attempt to provide an overview of what’s been going on’.

Website with lots of data and resource links: http://www.makevancouvergreatagain.org/

 

and suggestions summarized from the website:

 

  1. Accept there is a problem
  2. Real penalties, close loopholes
  3. Update and pass new laws
  4. Clarify roles and responsibilities
  5. Dedicate resources
  6. Demand accountability

 

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