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

Vancouver workers must earn $35.43/hr to rent an average 2-bedroom apartment

The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives has released a rental housing wage report for cities across Canada and Vancouver was ranked the least affordable. The study determines what the hourly...

Island’s time: real estate developers catch a wave

From the capital to the Pacific Rim, re-booted and new real estate projects define a changing Vancouver Island

Strong demand, short supply keep office, industrial on full boil

World leader The latest figures from CBRE Ltd. give Vancouver’s downtown a credible claim to being the hottest office market in the world, and most certainly North America. A mid-June report...

Building the case for more mass timber construction

B.C. government investing in engineered wood as producers eye market demand

Lower Mainland’s new home supply plummets by nearly half: report

Just over 4,000 new homes were released in region in first six months of 2019, versus nearly 8,000 one year previously

Home sales down in B.C. on annual basis, up nationwide

Near-12-per-cent year-over-year sales decline in B.C. is offset nationally by gains in Toronto and Montreal

Port Moody's Westport Village goes to public hearing

Despite many supporters at meeting, Port Moody council has concerns

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Park West offers luxury homes, resort-style amenities and a fully serviced, brand new community

B.C.’s biggest construction companies getting bigger

Average billings among the top 20 increased by 13.4% between 2017 and 2018

Pacific Centre plaza redevelopment passes hurdle

City’s development permit board unanimously recommends project with conditions