North Shore News

'Iconic' redevelopment planned for West Vancouver’s famous Pink Palace apartments

1960s buildings "nearing the end of their lives" and seismic concerns mean demolition is inevitable, plus more rental units are badly needed

British Properties project plan grows by 456 units

A long-approved but largely dormant development plan off Cypress Bowl Road is back before council, albeit with some major tweaks. In 2008 – four council terms ago – the District of West Vancouver...

Squamish Nation petitions court on vacant land lease

First Nation says Ottawa should pay $29.4 million annually for PEC land in West Vancouver

West Van homeowner forced to sell, conspiracy claims dismissed

A man who alleged there was a real estate conspiracy to obtain his West Vancouver home for $5 million had his claim dismissed in B.C. Supreme Court recently. After first agreeing to sell his...

Owner of illegal North Vancouver townhouse hostel ordered to pay back strata

A woman who ran an illegal hostel out of her Central Lonsdale townhouse has been ordered to pay the hefty legal bills her strata rang up trying to shut her down. The B.C. Supreme Court has ordered...

North Shore terminals humming through trade fracas

Exports through the North Shore’s export terminals continue to hum despite some commodities being whipsawed in global trade disputes. Mid-year stats released by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority...

North Van chiropractor challenges suspension

A North Vancouver chiropractor who has been ordered to stop practicing while the College of Chiropractors investigates complaints about the type of services he was advertising has filed a lawsuit...

Alleged money launderers deny claim they were involved in illegal activity

Two of the key figures named in a civil forfeiture case have filed responses in court denying they were involved in money laundering or that they bought property, including a $3.2-million house in...

Civil forfeiture office targets $3.2-million West Van home

Lawsuit claims Chelsea Court property proceeds of money laundering

District of North Vancouver council says no to towers on North Shore Winter Club land

A massive development proposal met swift rejection Monday as District of North Vancouver council nixed two Keith Road skyscrapers that would have paid for a new North Shore Winter Club. The North...