Peter Mitham

B.C. requires 570,000 homes by 2030 to restore affordability: CMHC

Vancouver affordability worsens as housing supply struggles to keep up

‘White hot’ market sends industrial lease rates skyward

Rising interest rates could slow new industrial strata projects

Grosvenor acquires Oakridge transit centre site

Redevelopment of property bought from MOMC Canada set to begin in 2025 on first of four phases

Cost of catastrophic flooding rises

Payouts mount as rebuild costs reach into the billions

Builders on edge over rapid construction cost increases

Some projects likely won’t get built as revenues fall short

Glass price increase adds to construction cost pressures

Contractors pushed to the brink as insolvencies loom

Vancouver’s net-zero building commitments lag global leaders

Consistent tracking of performance is a missing piece of the net-zero equation

Surrey investors home in on local real estate

Pricing decouples from Burnaby, New Westminster as local buyers take hold

Land shortage sparks scramble for Metro alternatives

Outlier centres, farmland an option as the region’s land base shrinks and costs rise

Virtual reality is shaping the future of real estate

Saving on construction costs and creating realistic spaces that can be viewed and modified remotely opens a parallel dimension for design and sales