Frank O'Brien

High lease prices driving Metro Vancouver’s industrial innovation

Developers hope to stack and pack sites to keep lease, strata costs under control

Proceeds of Surrey land sale to go to charity

Lot bought for $25,000 50 years ago now worth $7.6 million

‘WTF’ factor driving Metro’s industrial innovation

Developers hope to stack and pack sites to keep lease, strata costs under control

No disciplinary action under dual agency ban

But new rules still “awkward”

Investors cashing in on B.C. trailer park buys

Manufactured home parks deliver affordable housing option

Bentall Centre sale is biggest deal of 2019

Landmark four-tower office portfolio bought by U.S. firms in joint venture

Fallout from Burnaby real estate deal’s big blast radius

$209m Saputo sale changed central Metro’s development future

2018’s real estate big deals unlikely to be topped this year

Deal volume predicted to slow as investors and lenders reassess property yields

Foreign ‘bottom feeders’ fuel West Vancouver recovery

China-based realty portal, local agents say rush of foreign bargain hunters points to sudden sales recovery after three-year slide

Metro Vancouver residential land prices may have already peaked

Nosebleed dirt prices expected to ease as residential downturn, construction costs, politics and financing fears cool land speculation across the region