Mario Bartel

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

Port Coquitlam web guru offers free help setting up online stores

Port Coquitlam's Nicholas Ram Media is helping small businesses get online and get through the global COVID-19 pandemic

Developer consortium says it was 'blindsided' by Port Moody mayor

Motion by Port Moody Mayor Rob Vagramov looks to curtail early plans by consortium of property owners and developers to transform Moody Centre commercial core

Fire in Port Moody’s historic core sends businesses scrambling

A devastating fire Sunday evening destroyed two buildings in Port Moody's historic commercial core on Clarke Street while two others were damaged by smoke and water. Kirk Heaven, deputy chief with...

Property owner committed to making vision for Westport Village a reality

While the foundation for a new gateway at the western end of Port Moody is beginning to set, it will still be several years before 10 new buildings begin to rise from the former Andrés Wines’ site at...