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

Developers get creative as industrial land disappears

Developing in peat bogs and over landfills, sweetening zoning bids and paying record-setting prices for shovel-ready sites continues to pay off

April home sales dip 14% from March

Metro Vancouver sales are 342% higher than a year ago, when April transactions fell to a record low

Metro suburban condo projects selling out in hours

Local buyers snapped up 141 units in a Surrey development in one hour

Metro Vancouver suburban condo projects selling out in hours

A new 141-unit Surrey development sold out in one hour, another in under 72 hours and 10 townhouses sold in a single day to cap a 143-home sell out in Maple Ridge

Hard core of work-from-homers won’t return to office

About one in three professionals working from home due to the pandemic would quit their job rather than return to the office full time: survey

Property management meets artificial intelligence

Startup harnesses AI to manage multi-owner, multi-use residential projects

Condos navigate ‘nasty little storm’ of rising insurance

Changes introduced last year have made some headway in stabilizing market: expert

Kelowna 53-acre golf course sells for $6 million

Michaelbrook Golf Club, covering 53 acres in the ALR with 18 holes, a clubhouse and private residence, was bought by a local family

Timber and tech merge in Mount Pleasant office build

B.C.’s biggest mass-timber office tower will be certified with the most advanced telecommunications on the planet, co-developer Hines says

Pandemic spurs cross-country home-buying trek

From nature’s allure to employment concerns, one Canadian couple’s moving story