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

Marcon to 'celebrate' busy Coquitlam corner with 38-storey tower

On Monday, city council advanced the bid by Marcon to build a 38-storey tower at the northwest intersection of Como Lake Avenue and Clarke Road

Greater Vancouver has the most secondary homeowners in Canada: survey

Seven per cent of respondents said their secondary properties are currently vacant

Surrey council chooses industry over climate change concerns in Campbell Heights

Proposal to develop 245 hectares of green space in South Surrey spurs climate change concerns as city looks to add industrial land

Surrey council turfs non-profit housing, approves four condo towers

Density A.O.K. in city centre; not so much in South Surrey for non-profit

Intense real estate market takes toll on one Vancouverite’s grieving process

‘Stunningly insensitive and offensive’ visit from real estate agent irks grieving family member

Vancouver developer bucks Calgary’s rental market with condo conversion

Bosa switches Calgary luxury condo tower to rentals despite rising vacancies, flatline rentals and falling per-door sale prices

Multi-family rental sales shatter records in Metro Vancouver

Sale volume hit $1.64 billion in the first six months, 235% higher a year earlier and 14% above the all-time record set in pre-pandemic 2018

Strata security raises privacy concerns

Condo corporation told to stop collecting personal data through cameras, key fobs

July home sales drop for fifth straight month

Early Vancouver data shows sales down 17% from June but low inventory may keep prices firm, analysts say

‘Workforce rentals’ eyed for downtown Vancouver

Proposal under new city guidelines would see 104 units aimed at essential workers earning less than $78,500 annually