Western Investor

KingSett partners on Richmond industrial site

Acquisition with PC Urban Properties an indication of institutional investors piling into Metro Vancouver real estate

Rural property search surges in B.C. during pandemic

Freddie Marks is a specialist in B.C rural recreational property but his phones have lit up with calls from the big city since the pandemic brought on self-isolation and social distancing. “Before...

House prices will fall 10% before recovery: Moody’s

Western markets will take worst hit, but some analysts see a rebound as early as June

Manufacturers swivel to arm front-line workers

At least a dozen Surrey firms now making masks, shields and sanitizer for virus battle

Small landlords bear brunt of chaotic rental scene

Up to 45 per cent of tenants did not pay rent April 1 as eviction ban and rent increase freeze comes into force across Western Canada

Office sector overall should ride out the crisis: brokers

But co-working space providers are facing a “double-edged sword”

Two northern B.C. gold mines poised to start digging

New Gold and Centerra projects received government approvals and First Nations support ahead of virus pandemic

B.C.’s new rental support measures leave landlords in lurch

“This is wide open to potential abuse,” says landlord group, as tenant advocate publicly wonders if it makes sense to pay rent

First multi-floor industrial strata building launches in Richmond

Tight vacancy rate and soaring land prices has developer adding height to meet demand