Chris Campbell

Greater Vancouver house assessment values soar

Music superstar Michael Bublé has seen his house value soar by $1.7 million, and he is not alone in seeing dramatic appreciation of house assessment value, despite pandemic

OpenRoad Auto Group building mega-dealership in South Burnaby

OpenRoad Auto Group is gearing up to start construction of a brand-new Honda dealership in Burnaby. The state-of-the-art facility will be located at the intersection of Byrne Road and Marine Way and...

These two Burnaby malls will have Santa behind Plexiglas barriers

It’s beginning to look a lot like Santa doesn’t want to get COVID-19, but what he does want is for families to feel safe. Extra precautions are being taken as two Burnaby malls prepare to have Santa...

Burnaby business sees sales crash 90% amid COVID so it pivots to making millions of masks

What do you do when your business is crushed by COVID-19? Adapt or die. That’s what South Burnaby company Lonsdale Event Rentals did when it saw 90% of its business crater due to COVID-19...

Chinese real estate agents in Metro Vancouver feel brunt of foreign buyer’s tax

‘Effect seems to be concentrated at the high-end property,” researcher says

B.C. casino chain first in line for Ottawa cash

Burnaby, B.C.-based casino chain is the first to receive funds under a federal emergency loan program aimed at large employers

Tim Hortons, Burger King, Popeyes parent sees profits crater 37%

When COVID-19 first hit, did you cut back on your coffee consumption? How about those breakfast sandwiches that get you going in the morning? You likely did because so many coffee houses were...

Skyrocketing temperatures prompt WorkSafeBC warning to workers

WorkSafeBC has issued a “heat stress” warning to workers and their employers due to skyrocketing temperatures this week. Temperatures are hitting the low to mid-30s this week and heat stress, left...

Agreement reached on Indigenous monitoring of Trans Mountain

The Canada Energy Regulator, Trans Mountain and the Indigenous Advisory and Monitoring Committee for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project and Existing Pipeline have reached a joint agreement on...

Demand means physical distancing ‘not always possible' on transit: TransLink

With demand for transit on the rise again in Metro Vancouver, TransLink is warning that riders shouldn’t expect physical distancing at all times. On Monday, June 1, Coast Mountain Bus Company will...