B.C.’s Controversial Archaeological Branch Squeezes Homeowners for Big Money
The following article was recently brought to my attention as a potential topic for a blog post. I think the article, though possibly not easy reading for those who don’t live in the real estate world, speaks for itself and does not need my interpretation in an attempt to give it more gravity or depth. Suffice to say that many of the nice locations to live, like near the water in Departure Bay, have always been nice places to live and that includes the extensive times before European settlers arrived. The real estate world has many systems, rules and protocols in place to protect Buyers, Owners and Sellers from finding themselves in situations where they are suddenly left with a giant bill for something unforeseen. That said, the article below describes a blind spot in our province’s system. The good news though is that there is progress thanks to the Supreme Court of British Columbia.
Read the article here.