Brandon Barrett

How will Whistler’s foreign homebuyer ban exemption impact the resort?

When news first emerged last spring of Ottawa’s looming ban on foreign home sales, alarm bells sounded in Whistler, as they did in other resort communities that tend to attract well-heeled...

Whistler Blackcomb opens Thursday; operators urge patience and personal responsibility from guests

‘We get open and then we want to stay open,’ says Whistler Blackcomb COO Geoff Buchheister

Tourism Whistler is predicting a slight downturn in international visitors this winter

Tourism Whistler (TW) is predicting a “slight decline” in room-night bookings to the resort this winter due in part to a softening global economy that is impacting a handful of key international...