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Vancouver’s weak luxury-home sector dragging on overall recovery: Sotheby’s

Vancouver’s weak luxury-home sector dragging on overall recovery: Sotheby’s

While $1 million-plus home sales recovered overall in the second half of the year, $4 million-plus resale transactions declined further, especially among high-end condos.
The 10 most expensive properties in Greater Vancouver sold for $115 million in 2019

The 10 most expensive properties in Greater Vancouver sold for $115 million in 2019

The top ten most expensive properties in Greater Vancouver and Whistler sold for a combined total of $115 million last year.
Rental policies, new supply fail to ease vacancy rates or suppress rent hikes

Rental policies, new supply fail to ease vacancy rates or suppress rent hikes

Metro Vancouver’s vacancy rates have barely eased, and average rents are up nearly double the rent-control maximum, according to the annual nationwide rental survey.
Vancouver’s first ‘cohousing lite’ housing project close to breaking ground

Vancouver’s first ‘cohousing lite’ housing project close to breaking ground

"Once you get them built [it's great]. It's getting them built that’s a bitch. It's a good way to live.”
How Vancouver businesses are addressing climate change one toilet flush at a time

How Vancouver businesses are addressing climate change one toilet flush at a time

Thanks to heat capture technology, there will be no more joules being flushed down the drain in some brand-new residential buildings in Vancouver.
This charming North Vancouver heritage home is being given away for FREE

This charming North Vancouver heritage home is being given away for FREE

Of course, you will have to have somewhere to put it, and about $100K to move it there...
Win $70-million lottery, and you too can buy your own private B.C. Gulf Island

Win $70-million lottery, and you too can buy your own private B.C. Gulf Island

There are 31 private islands listed for sale in the sea between southern Vancouver Island and Alaska
New 29-storey office tower proposed for downtown Vancouver

New 29-storey office tower proposed for downtown Vancouver

The building would be next to the historic Rogers building, and would impact the colourful Alley Oop space.
Metro Vancouver home sales skyrocket 88% over last year as prices rise

Metro Vancouver home sales skyrocket 88% over last year as prices rise

There were more residential transactions across the region in 2019 than in 2018, and benchmark home price is now above $1 million again.
These B.C. homes used to be worth over $1M, now they've been assessed at $2 each

These B.C. homes used to be worth over $1M, now they've been assessed at $2 each

$1 for the land and $1 for the buildings is the lowest BC Assessment can put for a value