Real Estate

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B.C. mayors want homes for people with severe mental health, addictions challenges

A coalition of 13 B.C. mayors wants the provincial government to open five “complex care” housing sites before the end of 2021 that cater to people with severe needs related to mental health and...

Metro land values double as commercial sales dip

Value up 107% in 2020’s third quarter compared with the same quarter in 2019

False Creek South leaseholders in limbo as city launches campaign

City of Vancouver begins public feedback campaign on future of waterfront neighbourhood

Telus, Omicron partner in $70m Nanaimo rental project amid busy construction year

Telus and partner Omicron are proposing a $70 million project with 197 rental units in Nanaimo’s Old City Quarter as public and private sector investment indicates the city’s construction sector is...

Burnaby named 'most mortgage-burdened' city in Canada

City's homeowners need to a high percentage of their income just to pay the mortgage

Greater Vancouver house assessment values soar

Music superstar Michael Bublé has seen his house value soar by $1.7 million, and he is not alone in seeing dramatic appreciation of house assessment value, despite pandemic

B.C. home sales break December record

A record month closes out an unprecedented year, characterized by a remarkable recovery

Concord harbours high-tech ambitions for Molson site

Leaked proposals include a technology campus, office space and 3,000 homes

Eastern Fraser Valley housing action “insane”

Mission detached-house sales soared 166% in December