Peter Mitham

B.C. home buyers being drawn to Alberta by low prices

Reasonable pricing has made Alberta the go-to destination for homebuyers from southern Ontario, where rapid price escalation has tested buyers’ patience. “The pricing in Alberta is still pretty...

Foreign buyers stuck to the sidelines through surging market

First-time buyers have pulled back despite government intervention

Climate risks targeted with new $3.5 billion agriculture package

Federal-provincial programs will emphasize resilience, reduced ris

Wesgroup takes over River District community centre from city

Vancouver ran out of funding for amenities, so Wesgroup negotiated an agreement to deliver the goods

Rising interest rate puts condo, commercial starts in crosshairs

The biggest rate hike since 1998 means buyers and builders will reassess plans

Retail roars back as consumers return to bricks-and-mortar

Vacancies fall below 2.5 per cent across Metro Vancouver as spending surges

Bid date passes for Richmond’s Atmosphere project

Court-approved solicitation process set to complete in early August

B.C. major projects building at levels unseen in a decade

Pressure building as contractors scramble for labour, supplies

Property sales up 60 per cent in 2022’s first quarter

Headwinds likely won’t be felt by Metro Vancouver market until later this year

B.C. sees record-low mortgages in arrears

Strong economy supports on-time debt repayment