Elana Shepert

Vancouver ranked second least affordable housing market in the world

Study also highlights how ‘middle class is under threat’

You can visit these 20 countries for under $30 CAD a day

"Especially in an expensive city like Vancouver, you could almost save money by leaving and spending a month in SE Asia for about $1,000 for the entire month"

Fan Expo returning to Vancouver in February

Calling all cosplay aficionados! A three-day Fan Expo takes place in Vancouver this February and offers a smorgasbord of all things pop culture.  Guests will be able to browse through hundreds of...

Canada Line union workers' contract expires in 3 weeks

The 150 Canada Line employees work under the BC Government and Service Employees Union (BCGEU)

Here are the 9 cheapest sun destinations to visit from Vancouver this winter

Kayak, a global travel search engine, has revealed its list of the cheapest warm weather destinations for Vancouverites to travel to this winter.  The company notes that the Caribbean offers the...

TransLink releases comprehensive winter plan for transit in Metro Vancouver

TransLink has released details of its ‘Winter Plan 2019/20’ which includes new initiatives and improvements to prepare for adverse weather events. The new plan comes coincides with the launch of the...

Hong Kong Airlines to discontinue direct flight route to Vancouver

Hong Kong Airlines has announced that it will discontinue its direct flights to Vancouver citing a ‘challenging business environment’ caused by civil unrest in Hong Kong. The decision comes after...

Price changes dramatically by floor in Metro Vancouver condo buildings: report

How much more would you be willing to pay to live on the 50th floor of a building? Roomvu, a Vancouver-based real estate marketing and analytics firm, has calculated the average price per square...

TransLink offers tips on how to prepare for transit shutdown

Starting on Wednesday, Nov. 27, residents of the Lower Mainland will have to make alternative arrangements if they usually ride the bus to work. Unifor, the union representing bus operators and...

Canadian billionaires: Here are the 41 richest people in Canada in 2019

CEOWORLD Magazine has identified the richest people in Canada for its annual Canada Rich List Index, and the list includes 41 billionaires. According to the financial publication’s annual listing,...