Mario Bartel

B.C. burger baron wants to become a builder, but city has a beef with his plan

The six-storey mixed-use project would be constructed where a tiny A&W drive-thru restaurant is currently located

Would you live in a shipping container? This Metro Vancouver company says it could help solve the housing crisis

The cost of building a Tri-Cities home out of a shipping container is about one-fifth of conventional wood frame construction

Is a steep hillside in Port Moody the right place for a new rental apartment building? The architect thinks so

The proposed eight-storey project would be built next to a property that had a landslide in 1994

Port Moody's most popular event is ready to return after a two-year pandemic hiatus

Port Moody's popular Ribfest is expected to make its return next July after a two-year hiatus because of the COVID-19 pandemic

Rent-to-own, ensuite rentals aimed at condo buyers

Innovative condo concept in Port Moody would see some units sold as rent-to-own and others divided into lock-offs for income-producing rentals

‘Unique’ condo project inches closer to construction in Port Moody

A condo project 14 years in the making is closer to finally getting built. Tuesday, Port Moody council gave third reading to amend zoning bylaws and the city’s official community plan for the...

Massive Moody Centre redevelopment a step closer

The transformation of Port Moody’s downtown is moving a step closer to reality. A consortium of nine property owners has formally submitted its application to amend the official community plan for...

Pandemic presents challenges, new ideas for condo pre-sales

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the closure to walk-in customers of most sales centres for condo projects in the Lower Mainland

Even a pandemic can't stop Port Moody's beer scene from growing

Fraser Mills Fermentation will begin selling its first four beers — and one cider — in early May

Return to normal will require 'balance,' says Fraser Health’s top doc

Fraser Heath Authority's top doc, and its CEO, answered questions during an online town hall on Monday