Bogus buyers exposed in scam to boost property market in Vancouver

Deception aimed to create the impression that Chinese buyers are still flocking to buy into Vancouver's housing market, where prices are falling


Ian Young

Ian Young

Ian Young is the Post's Vancouver correspondent. A journalist for more than 20 years, he worked for Australian newspapers and the London Evening Standard before arriving in Hong Kong in 1997. There he won or shared awards for excellence in investigative reporting and human rights reporting, and the HK News Awards Scoop of the Year. He moved to Canada with his wife in 2010.