castanet.net 12 May, 2022 18:15 am

Home sales across BC plummeted 35% in April

Home sales across BC plummeted 35% in April
The Bank of Canada’s effort to tamp down on inflation is having its expected impact on B.C.’s housing marketing.

If you research your route and use traffic newscasts or driving apps, you can avoid accident zones and other slow-moving areas, which help you save on gas, says Di Felice."Sometimes we go out some place and then get home and are like, 'Oh I meant to go to that place' and you go out again," Di Felice says." Proper vehicle maintenance Mileage is better when vehicles are running properly, says Di Felice.When you drive, try not to slam on the brakes at the last second or hit the gas hard as you take off from a stop light or sign to save on gas, says Di Felice.

Turn to cruise control, when it's safe, to help your mileage, says Di Felice, who notes maximum fuel efficiency is achieved for most cars between 80 and 90 kilometres an hour.Avoid idling "People have this idea that they have to run their car before they start driving it in order for it to warm up because they think that's better for the car," says Di Felice.

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