Real Estate

BIV's real estate coverage ranges from reporting the latest statistics to providing in-depth analysis of all real estate issues in Vancouver and British Columbia

Mortgage rates expected to remain high in B.C.: BCREA

BCREA's chief economist says 2023 will bring economic uncertainty with the possibility of recession

More Vancouver residents spending less income on housing: census

Renters most likely to spend more than 30 per cent of income on shelter

Vancouver investment deals strong in Q2 as headwinds increase

Cap rates set to rise as values reset following interest rate hikes

More British Columbians are opting to rent rather than own, report says

According to Statistics Canada, declines in homeownership reflect trends in new construction connected to the densification of large urban centres

UNBC researcher testing safety of wood-steel hybrid buildings

Professor Ramla Qureshi testing buildings’ ability to handle fires, earthquakes and other hazards

Richmond opens the doors to new temporary affordable housing

With affordable housing as a top issue, Richmond is working to create solutions for their vulnerable population

Affordable housing to be top Metro Vancouver election issue

Density debate could lead to vote splitting in Lower Mainland municipalities

Coquitlam renter shocked after landlord asks for nationality

Landlords can't ask you where you are from, according to the BC Human Rights Code. But some do anyway as they discriminate against potential renters on the basis of nationality

The future of creative, collaborative work is coming soon to Vancouver’s West Side

Creative Space at the Woodlands - an opportunity to own strata office space at Oakridge Park, Vancouver’s new town centre and cultural hub

CMHC reports annual rate of housing starts in August down from July

OTTAWA — Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in August slowed compared with July. The national housing agency says the seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing...