'I think a lot depends on what we learn in terms of what actually happened here but this doesn’t help anyone’s re-election at all.'
The changes include allowing childcare facilities in more areas, and relaxing rules for those located in house conversions
The college suspects a number of factors are at play, with some applicants from outside south Vancouver Island citing the challenge of finding affordable — or any — accommodation
Few townhomes and houseplexes — 'missing middle' housing — are being built in the region, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s monthly survey of new housing construction
The province said it expects the $270M building to be substantially completed in the fall of 2025 and open to the public in 2026
The B.C. General Employees’ Union wants to see rent control tied to units, which prevents landlords from raising rents an unlimited amount when a new tenant moves in