Jonathan Swift’s A Modest Proposal sadly never goes out of date on the commentary.
There is no right to own property in any secular nation. Government retains that right for regional and long term land use. Where there will be a city and where there will be a town and the legal distinction between them.
Vancouver BC Canada is often quoted as one of the Top 10 Global Cities to live in, which means that actual residents can no longer afford to live there.
A person who puts a property for sale, uses a realtor and either a notary or a lawyer.
A property is listed on the system and once entered the listing is in a 24 waiting period, in which it can be seen by realtors.
Realtors who sell to anyone who can afford, from anywhere and it’s about burning property titles, the listing is pushed into advertising services by the Realtor Companies and the Realtor Agents.
Computers and 24/7 – that stock exchange lag time exploited in the 1980 Wall Street Greed Bust.
By the time the property is made “live” on the official site – it might already have a bidding war on it and between agent offers and shadow flipping where the property owner of the Sale Listing sells to a “buyer” who has already brokered another deal.
Also – Immigration and not all refugees are people without finances – the GVRD has a lot of areas that could and should be torn down and rebuilt – but not house by McMansion House. Community Planning included existing Residents, all First Nations Issues Cited and Included, and not at all beside the point.
However our collective ancestors lived in various times and places, people prefer to live in a secure infrastructure and a society that behaves as we are told that it is.
Caste Society vs Classless Societies: generally hinged on owning the property, which is a privilege and not an entitlement, eh?
Fairness and Equality. People are only willing to support it so long that the balance of who is benefited vs who muddles through vs those who get the short end, the fuzzy end or screwed.
A single Property listed might go though several fee flippings and Realtors and Lawyers and Notaries who are blending and blurring or breaking the law are serious crime, far more dangerous than street gangs.
Professionals lacking ethics undermine their Profession and the Institutions from which they legislative stem.
Professional Organizations cannot be trusted to self regulate, unless they actually discipline their members.
Most Professional Regulatory Board have defensive war chests to defend the profession as is, rather than towards the public good.
The Public Defenders and Trustees are not trust worthy – how can the public trust any business to not be a shell company that laundered organized crime money?
Regulation the Regulators….
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