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.
► Peek Inside 1920s Vancouver Heritage Apartment

► Peek Inside 1920s Vancouver Heritage Apartment

Andree Lau  05.31.2015
They sure don't make these like they used to.
Short-Sighted Politicians Are Fuelling Canada's Housing Crisis

Short-Sighted Politicians Are Fuelling Canada's Housing Crisis

Dan S. Barnabic  05.29.2015
Global migration trends are changing demographics on a large scale, so if we do not employ the right political safeguards right now, many...
Someone's Handing Out Piggy Banks Full Of Cash In Vancouver

Someone's Handing Out Piggy Banks Full Of Cash In Vancouver

Andree Lau  05.27.2015
Georgia and Thurlow is going to be one popular corner.
Vancouver Mayor's 'Rampant Speculation' Is Far From The Truth: Realtor

Vancouver Mayor's 'Rampant Speculation' Is Far From The Truth: Realtor

Andree Lau  05.26.2015
"I'd be interested to know where the mayor and Bob Rennie are getting their information from."
Vancouver Mayor's Home Sells For Nearly $2 Million

Vancouver Mayor's Home Sells For Nearly $2 Million

Rhianna Schmunk  05.26.2015
It was on the market for less than a month.
Vancouver Protesters Call For Action On High Housing Prices

Vancouver Protesters Call For Action On High Housing Prices

CBC British Columbia  05.25.2015
The rally was organized by Vancouverites for Affordable Housing.
Tax Home Flippers, Not Foreign Buyers: Vancouver Condo King

Tax Home Flippers, Not Foreign Buyers: Vancouver Condo King

Andree Lau  05.22.2015
"It's not about foreigners. It is speculation we should be concerned about," says Bob Rennie.