The Liberal's new budget wants to put in place several changes to help first time home buyers get into the housing market. These proposals are only going to make matters worse in the lower mainland as a whole bunch of buyers will enter the market. All this will serve is to make housing more expensive and difficult to obtain. We need affordable rental housing and affordable condos and not luxury condos and rentals that only the 1% can afford.
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