Canadian Housing Market 'An Accident Waiting To Happen'

Canadian Housing Market 'An Accident Waiting To Happen'

Daniel Tencer  06.24.2015
Crash could come in autumn, when U.S. expected to raise rates Vancouver expected to be epicentre Similar bets against Canada...
Wanted: Locals Only To Buy $18-Million Vancouver Penthouse

Wanted: Locals Only To Buy $18-Million Vancouver Penthouse

Andree Lau  06.23.2015
“You can have the best condo in the world but if the culture of the building is not good, it can be a bad experience."
Toronto, Vancouver Housing Affordability Declines: Report

Toronto, Vancouver Housing Affordability Declines: Report

CP  06.22.2015
The bank predicts that rate hikes from the central bank, which is expected to raise its trend-setting overnight interest rate next year,...
Are Foreigners Really Buying Up Canadian Homes?

Are Foreigners Really Buying Up Canadian Homes?

CP  06.19.2015
Foreign investment has become a hot-button issue in Vancouver lately, with many residents blaming demand from offshore buyers who are looking...
Vancouver Artists Work Magic In Historic Building

Vancouver Artists Work Magic In Historic Building

Genevieve Michaels  06.15.2015
You can't get any more historic than a house built at the inception of its neighbourhood.
Vancouver's Affordability Trap

Vancouver's Affordability Trap

Matt Toner  06.13.2015
While the provincial government might want to wish this crisis away, the facts have a way of hanging around.
Vancouver Home Sells For $1.1 Million Over Asking In Hours

Vancouver Home Sells For $1.1 Million Over Asking In Hours

Rhianna Schmunk  06. 8.2015
The property was sold to an offshore buyer, according to the Realtor.
Less Deflection, More Action Needed to Reduce New Housing Prices In Vancouver

Less Deflection, More Action Needed to Reduce New Housing Prices In Vancouver

Jordan Bateman  06. 5.2015
Nothing is quite as popular as a tax on someone else. Vancouver's mayor knows this, and that's why he is pitching tax hikes on overseas...
Densifying Vancouver's Side Streets is Next Phase in Creating Affordable Housing

Densifying Vancouver's Side Streets is Next Phase in Creating Affordable Housing

Nic Paolella  06. 5.2015
For decades, new development in this city has been isolated to busy main streets and transit corridors and while these are logical areas...
Give Vancouver The Tools To Level The Playing Field In Housing Market

Give Vancouver The Tools To Level The Playing Field In Housing Market

Gregor Robertson  06. 4.2015
It seems with every passing day, there is a new story out about Vancouver's red-hot real estate market. As mayor, Vancouver's lack of affordable...
Vancouver Housing Bubble Trouble Needs Thoughtful Regulation

Vancouver Housing Bubble Trouble Needs Thoughtful Regulation

Pete Fry  06. 2.2015
"Heaven help us all if government does nothing and this real estate bubble pops because of off-shore factors... This inaction would make...
UBC Proposes Micro Apartments To Ease Student Housing Crunch

UBC Proposes Micro Apartments To Ease Student Housing Crunch

Andree Lau  06. 2.2015
The 145 sq.-ft. units would feature a bathroom, kitchen, and sleeping area.
Stop Telling Me to Move to the Suburbs

Stop Telling Me to Move to the Suburbs

Katie Hyslop  06. 2.2015
Seems like every generation since the Second World War has had a reason to flock to the suburbs. For our parents, it was a yard for us...
West Vancouver Home's Japanese Garden Is Unreal

West Vancouver Home's Japanese Garden Is Unreal

TOWER TRIP Magazine  06. 1.2015
Special rocks were strategically placed along the creek’s stream to produce different sounds and tones as the water cascades down.