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

Higher yields draw B.C. investors to land-rich Saskatoon

Prairie city has an abundance of land, lower property prices and higher capitalization rates than seen in B.C.’s Lower Mainland

Investor-occupants made up almost 10% of B.C. homeowners in 2020: StatCan

Statistics Canada attributes high numbers of investor-occupants in B.C. to incremental forms of density,

Stanley Park district attracts real estate interest with new developments

The area west of Denman Street is seeing revival as developers are attracted to proximity to Stanley Park

Reducing parking in downtown residential buildings has its benefits

Onsite or underground parking in developments can add significant costs to projects

Study highlights need for more rental supply in Metro Vancouver

B.C. renters are more likely to face a no-fault eviction than the national average

Newmark taps Norm Taylor as head of Canadian operations

Taylor will be based in Vancouver in his new role at real estate services firm

‘Virtue of being a single corporate tenant’: A peek inside Amazon’s new Vancouver office

Tech giant to take up 1.1M sq. ft. off office space at a time workers are still shying from downtown

Three B.C. recreational areas investors should watch this summer

Bamfield has a new road and a brighter future on the Pacific Rim; Penticton is planning a huge expansion in the South Okanagan; and Coldstream in the North Okanagan is improving its beachfront and...

Contentious Vancouver Chinatown condo project up for vote May 29

'We continue to believe the 105 Keefer project will provide many benefits for Vancouver’s Chinatown.'

Chard answers Victoria call for more hotel rooms

Vancouver developer will start construction next month on the first new hotel to be built in B.C.’s capital city in 17 years