Joannah Connolly

Canadian homeowners believe smoking cannabis at home will decrease home value: survey

With the new cannabis laws coming into force, would growing pot at home reduce your property’s value? What about smoking weed at home? Do you think a new cannabis store in the neighbourhood would...

B.C. launches speculation and vacancy tax, with new name following criticism

The newly titled "speculation and vacancy tax" will apply to owners of second homes in applicable areas of B.C., as of December 31

B.C. residential forecast still bullish, despite dismal September home sales

BCREA reports that home sales plummeted across province last month, but says activity is levelling off on a seasonal basis and is expected to recover

Developer files application for 54-storey downtown Vancouver tower

What would be city’s fourth-tallest high-rise aims to echo under-construction Vancouver House opposite, to create new “Granville Gateway”

Province launches probe into ‘dirty money’ in B.C. real estate

Attorney-general follows through with promise of money laundering investigation’s Phase 2

$1M+ real estate in Metro Vancouver turning into a buyer’s market – even for condos: Sotheby’s

Forecast predicts further declines for “top-tier” real estate market, with even resilient condos weakening

SFU joins Ryerson University and Bombay Stock Exchange in developing startup accelerator

Simon Fraser University (SFU) has joined with Toronto’s Ryerson University to develop a business incubator and accelerator program in India in collaboration with the Bombay Stock Exchange...

2014 BC CFO of the Year nominations closing soon

B.C.’s business community has until February 14 to nominate the chief financial officers they most admire for the 2014 BC CFO of the Year awards.

BIV unveils 2014 Influential Women in Business winners

Business in Vancouver has revealed its 2014 list of Influential Women in Business honorees.The awards celebrate B.C. women who are influential and respected leaders in their industry and the business...

More than two-thirds of employees happy at work: BIV-Insights West survey

It seems British Columbians are, on the whole, a happy group of workers. One in five employees say they are working for a company that is very close to being their dream employer, and 69% say they...