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Beijing-born Vancouver realtor knows the differences between global luxury real estate markets

Beijing-born Vancouver realtor knows the differences between global luxury real estate markets

Customer service is first in the east, where marketing wins in the west, says Lisa Sun Lisa Sun, a Vancouver-based luxury realtor, says that there are huge differences in real estate philosophy between Canada and China.
A historic anniversary: this Vancouver college is celebrating their 49th year on 49th Avenue

A historic anniversary: this Vancouver college is celebrating their 49th year on 49th Avenue

Langara College wants all their previous students to consider themselves welcome to attend upcoming anniversary events, including Community Day on Saturday, June 15 Langara College is often referred to by its instructors and alumni as "one of Vancouv
Non-profit foundation: A key to future patient care

Non-profit foundation: A key to future patient care

The future for liver disease patients is encouraging. That’s because they have the Canadian Liver Foundation in their corner, said Dr. Eric Yoshida, Chair of the foundation’s medical advisory committee and Professor of Medicine at UBC.
The latest from Paris: what the Lower Mainland could learn from France's handling of textile waste

The latest from Paris: what the Lower Mainland could learn from France's handling of textile waste

Textile recycling pro Pavel Lalev says we should look to the French for recycling inspiration. The slow fashion movement is making, well, a slow debut in North America.
Arthritis walk helps former patient pay it forward

Arthritis walk helps former patient pay it forward

Cheryl Johnson didn’t think much when one day her wedding ring felt a bit tight on her finger.
These condos boast 180° ocean views of the “world’s most livable town”

These condos boast 180° ocean views of the “world’s most livable town”

In the quest for a relaxed pace of life, there seems to be a trend of city-dwellers moving away from the city and into more rural areas.
Don’t miss ‘Egypt: The time of Pharaohs’ at the Royal BC Museum

Don’t miss ‘Egypt: The time of Pharaohs’ at the Royal BC Museum

If you haven’t yet made it over to Victoria to check out Egypt: The Time of Pharaohs at the Royal BC Museum , you’re going to want to get on a ferry soon and remedy that.
Have your diamonds your way

Have your diamonds your way

The ultimate luxury when you get engaged or celebrate a special event is custom jewellery – something made for you, to your design, from a gemstone or diamond you handpicked.
A Seaside Escape in Gibsons, B.C.

A Seaside Escape in Gibsons, B.C.

Just an hour-and-a-half trip by car and boat from downtown Vancouver, the quaint seaside town of Gibsons on B.C.’s Sunshine Coast makes an easy, breezy weekend getaway.
Vancouver Christmas Gift Guide Stars

Vancouver Christmas Gift Guide Stars

The holiday season is in full swing and before we know it, Christmas will be here! While some of us might want to do all of our shopping online, there’s nothing quite as festive as holiday shopping, arm-in-arm with a loved one while drinking hot cide