Report: How do people reporting poverty level incomes buy million dollar homes?

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On July 15, David Eby hosted a press conference with data scientist Jens von Bergmann at MountainMath Reports to bring forward the issue of non-retiree households that report poverty-level incomes for income tax yet purchase high-value homes in Metro Vancouver.

This report provides an overview on these households in high housing value areas based on census data from the 2006 and 2011 Canada Census in Vancouver. David is calling for the provincial government to link tax data with real estate transaction data.

Read the full report here: Low Incomes in High Value Housing Areas

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