New rules allowing B.C. condo buildings to be sold without unanimous approval heading to Supreme Court

A Vancouver man with cerebral palsy is being forced out of his home in one of the first condo building sales in the province to be held under new rules that allow owners to sell without a unanimous vote.  Bob Taylor, 69, lives at Twelve Oaks complex, an older low-rise building in Vancouver’s tree-lined Fairview neighbourhood.  But when a numbered company eager to develop the site offered $21.5 million, or twice the building’s assessed value, to purchase the property, 28 of the 30 owners in the building voting to sell.  Taylor was one of the two who wanted to stay.    Read the article……………


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