December 1, 2016 | Deborah Wilson
Quoted from the article:
The NDP’s housing critic, David Eby, feels the tax should be extended to Vancouver Island to prevent quickly rising housing costs that occurred in Metro Vancouver.
“It’s going to be the same on south Vancouver Island and the government shouldn’t wait until it’s a serious problem,” the Vancouver-Point Grey MLA said.
Read the full article: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/victoria-real-estate-foreign-buyers-1.3875688