Mike Howell

Vancouver short-term rental fee jumps from $109 to $1,000 for 2024

ABC Vancouver Coun. Lenny Zhou: 'I don't think it will hurt the legal market.'

Architect gets $13M contract to design new Vancouver aquatic centre

Acting park board GM: 'The facade falling off was probably a good wake-up call.'

Province sets B.C. rent cap at 3.5% for 2024

The maximum rental increase is set below the inflation rate for the second year in a row

Vancouver proposes more parking meters, increase to short-term rental licence fee

City staff recommends $15.2M in new revenues to offset huge property tax hike anticipated in 2024

New B.C. money not tied to 10 cities on government's 'housing target' list

'It's not only those communities that need the housing,' says Housing Minister Ravi Kahlon

B.C. housing minister prepared to 'go it alone' on Vancouver's $1B SRO strategy

Ravi Kahlon wants Ottawa to assist with 'large-scale SRO purchases and redevelopments' in Downtown Eastside

Feds give Vancouver developers nearly $500M in loans to build 1,100 rental homes

Federal Housing Minister Sean Fraser was reluctant to share locations of all nine sites backed by the low-cost loans

What ever happened to Vancouver’s $1B strategy to buy, renovate SROs?

'We do not have senior government commitment to actually do the redevelopment of these buildings,' says city manager Paul Mochrie

Vancouver SRO owner rejects rent control, favours more housing supply

Greg Spafford: "What Vancouver needs overall is just more housing — any type, any level."

Retired Mountie charged in China probe once served as Richmond school trustee

Bill Majcher was a member of the Richmond Non-Partisan Association while working as an RCMP undercover operator