Real Estate

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Price spikes hit commercial construction

Trump tariffs, wildfires, labour threaten speculative projects

GWL Realty lands U.S. tech tenant for Vancouver Centre 2

  GWL lands tenant GWL Realty Advisors Inc. was mum last week regarding reports it had landed an initial tenant for Vancouver Centre 2, launched earlier this year to much fanfare. GWL has...

Downzoned and out of luck in Chinatown

Property owners hoping change in civic government will revive historic area’s revitalization

Most Metro Vancouverites believe home prices won’t drop: Angus Reid

Metro Vancouver was rated one of the highest real estate bubble risks in the world by global financial services company UBS Switzerland last year, but most Metro residents say they don’t think prices...

Richmond home fined $2,000 for operating as illegal hotel

Neighbour said hotel operator encouraged her to run a hotel in her own house

Cannabis farm hits the market, regulations hit the sector

Going to pot Offers on BlueVault Organic Marijuana Ltd. of Pemberton are set to start rolling in, six weeks after Colliers International presented buyers with the opportunity to purchase the...

Vancouver housing sales expected to drop 26% in 2018: BCREA

The effects of stricter mortgage qualification rules – known as B20 guidelines – that came into effect January 1 have driven housing demand down across B.C and are expected to push housing sales down...

Court ruling revives original vision for Jumbo Glacier Resort

B.C. Supreme Court rules developers made “substantial start” required under environmental certificate

Upcoming legislation will kill Richmond's farm mega mansions: Agriculture Minister

Minister of Agriculture Lana Popham says she is now ready to overrule Richmond city council on house sizes on farmland

Vancouver apartment rent growth flat over past year: PadMapper

The cost to rent both one- and two-bedroom apartments remained flat in Vancouver year-over-year in August, according to new PadMapper data, which includes median rents for all homes that are...