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About Delta

Delta is in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia, Canada. Incorporated in 1879, the city is a part of the Greater Vancouver Area (GVA). The city is largely rural, encompassing three distinct communities: Tsawwassen, North Delta, and Ladner.

The city of Richmond borders it to the north, Surrey to the east, and New Westminster to the northeast. Meanwhile, the Boundary Bay borders Delta to the south and the Strait of Georgia to the west. Delta has a relatively dry and sunny climate compared with other areas in Metro Vancouver and is a significant agricultural area in GVA.

Delta is home to about 108,455 people, according to the 2021 population census carried out by Statistics Canada. About 36% of this population are visible minorities, most of whom identify as Chinese or South Asian. About 81% of Delta residents own their homes, while the rest are renters, and home prices in the city range from $259,000 to $24,998,800.

Delta - Land Transfer Tax

When purchasing a property in Delta, you’ll have to pay the British Columbia Property Transfer Tax, which is due upon closing. There is no municipal transfer tax. If you’re a first-time home buyer, you could be eligible for a rebate to a maximum of $8,000. See below for British Columbia Property Transfer Tax rates.

British Columbia Property Transfer Tax

Purchase PriceRate
$0 - $200,0001.0%
$200,001 - $2,000,0002.0%
$2,000,001 - $3,000,0003.0%

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Provincial tax$8,000
Municipal tax$0
Total land transfer tax$8,000

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