Real Estate

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Concord Pacific pays $1 billion for St. Paul’s Hospital site

$1.9 billion new False Creek Flats hospital due by 2026

BC Parks buys 520 acres in Haida Gwaii region

Province got a good deal, according to vendor, who claims he sold below a higher bid on the waterfront parcels

Work-from-homers could shake office tower leasing

A recent U.S. study showed a 47 per cent productivity increase in 2020, despite the coronavirus lockdown and the ensuing increase in working from home

Massive affordable housing project in the works for Port Coquitlam

Public will be given contactless ways to comment on plans for 302 units of non-market rental housing on Kingsway Avenue

Bowen Island, Sunshine Coast homes lead pandemic-period price parade

Home prices on Bowen Island and the Sunshine Coast have increased more than three times faster than in Greater Vancouver since COVID-19 detected in February

Home sales rebound across Metro Vancouver region in July: REBGV

Unit sales exceeded the 10-year July sales average by almost 10%

Rent-to-own, ensuite rentals aimed at condo buyers

Innovative condo concept in Port Moody would see some units sold as rent-to-own and others divided into lock-offs for income-producing rentals

B.C. taxpayers Canada’s biggest hotel buyers

The B.C. government accounted for one-third of the sales and more than half the dollar volume in Canada hotel transactions during the second quarter

‘Unique’ condo project inches closer to construction in Port Moody

A condo project 14 years in the making is closer to finally getting built. Tuesday, Port Moody council gave third reading to amend zoning bylaws and the city’s official community plan for the...

Retail REITs hammered but eye recovery

RioCan has posted a $350.8m loss; Choice Properties saw its asset value drop by $380m in the second quarter