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

Few foreclosures reflect Metro homeowner tenacity

Most distressed sales believed linked to family issues, not sales and price declines

New hotel supply, sales to reach 10-year high this year

National hotel construction and sales volume is expected to exceed historical averages this year, according to a new forecast.  In 2019, new supply is expected to increase by 2% – the highest annual...

Damp April for B.C. home sales, average price down 6.2%: BCREA

Listing inventory builds up across the province, although some regions remain in seller’s market territory

Parq Vancouver’s debt problems spark questions about public incentives

Lease payment obligations halved; construction subsidy provided earlier than required

Task force lists 10 things Burnaby can do right now for the housing crisis

"Quick starts" range from tenant relocation to a land value capture for people profiting off of real estate speculation

Parq Vancouver refinances debts to reduce interest payments

The casino owner has also brought on board a new equity partner

‘Sculptural’ office building envisioned for Mount Pleasant’s West Second Avenue

Project features angular roofline, along with a glass and concrete exterior

Money laundering drove up B.C. real estate prices by 5%: reports

Effect on Lower Mainland could be much higher, finance minister says

Vancouver's City Square Mall sold for $225m

City Square Mall, located across from Vancouver City Hall, has sold for $225 million. The nearly 250,000-square-foot shopping centre was purchased by Richmond-based Sun Commercial Real Estate Group...

B.C. cracking down on tenancy law-breakers – both renters and landlords

Ministry of housing sets up enforcement group, warns of fines of up to $5,000 a day