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Opinion: Rent-to-own housing solution catching on with developers

Opinion: Rent-to-own housing solution catching on with developers

Concept is well-established in other countries, and is finally gaining traction in B.C., says Urban Development Institute boss
Burbs and boondocks lure Metro Vancouver rental building investors

Burbs and boondocks lure Metro Vancouver rental building investors

Price per door lower outside Metro region, but rents in many places are similar and return on investment is higher
Take a (virtual) walk through Coquitlam's City Centre

Take a (virtual) walk through Coquitlam's City Centre

It is a beautiful fall afternoon and the streets around Lincoln SkyTrain Station are bustling with activity.
Home sales across B.C. to rise 10.9% in 2020: forecast

Home sales across B.C. to rise 10.9% in 2020: forecast

Biggest recovery in sales activity will be seen in the hardest-hit areas of Greater Vancouver and Fraser Valley, with more modest rises in Victoria, predicts real estate association
Metro Vancouver home sales jump 45.4% to well above 10-year average

Metro Vancouver home sales jump 45.4% to well above 10-year average

October’s rush of buyer activity and drop in new listings means the region’s market is creeping back towards favouring sellers

Metro Vancouver's 'largest masterplanned community' to cover 74 acres

Township of Langley development intended as "intergenerational community" with 2,000 homes including retirement living, plus parks, retail and school
Metro Vancouver needs 30,000 new rental units in next two years: analyst

Metro Vancouver needs 30,000 new rental units in next two years: analyst

Incoming tech workers, downsizing empty-nesters, international students will all add to demand for purpose-built rental homes, says researcher
Metro Vancouver home prices could return to peak levels in a year: CMHC

Metro Vancouver home prices could return to peak levels in a year: CMHC

Rebound in market sales activity likely to spark return to price growth, which could be “modest” or significant
Opinion: Housing policies to expect from Liberal minority government

Opinion: Housing policies to expect from Liberal minority government

With the minority Liberal government most likely to turn to the NDP for support, where does that leave federal housing and real estate promises?
B.C. speculation tax personal info can be collected and disclosed: privacy commissioner

B.C. speculation tax personal info can be collected and disclosed: privacy commissioner

Liberals concerned about future use of collected data