Frank O'Brien

Indigenous group seeks control of $300M housing fund

Funds are part of a new federal $4.3 billion Indigenous Housing strategy to support improvements to First Nation and Metis housing

Vancouver homebuyers prove willing, but listings are weak

Housing sales accounted for more than 100 per cent of new listings added in Greater Vancouver during December

Cooling off period comes to coldest housing market in years

Effective January 3, 2023, a B.C. homebuyer has three business day to cancel a sales agreement

Industrial appetite swallowing land as far east as Chilliwack

Region running out of inventory as eastern Fraser Valley properties fetch record prices

False Creek Flats leads Vancouver CRE development into 2023

New $2.1 billion hospital, office and industrial buildings anchor 450-acre site in East Vancouver

Keltic closes multimillion-dollar Burnaby land deal 

$100 million transaction includes an entire city block at Willingdon and Kingsway

Abbotsford 140-acre industrial park given the green light

A new 140-acre industrial development in Abbotsford should help alleviate one of the tightest industrial markets in British Columbia.  With no new space under construction this year, Abbotsford has...

Metro investors cooling on region’s commercial strata

High costs, interest rate hikes slow demand for strata space despite soaring lease rates

Investors find commercial condos a challenge for cash flow

High per-square-foot costs and interest rate hikes cool demand for Metro Vancouver industrial strata, despite soaring leases and near-zero vacancies

Blueberry River FN launches new resource business in B.C's north

Armed with $65 million awarded following court victory on land claim, small First Nations has formed Blueberry River Resources