2013 Vancouver Real Estate

The holiday season is upon us. We will be hugging the New Year in a blink of an eye. Many people are putting out ‘Top Ten’ lists. Others are compiling lists of things to be thankful for. The brave few of us are deciding on what resolutions they plan on making for 2014. Imagine if… Read more »

The Millennials Taking over Vancouver

Everywhere across the country, and the world for that matter, Generation Y is reshaping life and cities. Vancouver is no different, and that millennial touch is being felt across all industries. While much of the media tends to disparage this generation, any criticism you may hear is far from the truth; the generation is actually… Read more »

New Vancouver Road Spurring Business Development

Over the past few years, Vancouver has been experiencing a makeover of sorts. Once ignored neighborhoods have suddenly emerged as trendy hotspots for young people and entrepreneurs. Not only this, but commercial real estate is in high demand. Wherever there is space, resourceful business owners are utilizing it. There’s one problem: such space is in… Read more »

Turning a Micro Dream into a Micro Reality

When you think of buying a home, chances are you buying a large home. Dream houses tend to be associated with size, with a kind of majestic grandiosity that dominates any block, any neighborhood. A dream house is a statement, one’s own personal castle. Given the shaky economic conditions that plague these times, many Canadians… Read more »

Is Vancouver’s Wall Street the Hippest Neighborhood in the City?

Cities, much like people, go through changes. For instance, like how in high school, you went through so many metamorphoses, including height increase, weight gain, etc. that it can seem a bit shocking to look back on.  If yearbook photos are any indication, most people look different every year of high school. Cities take this… Read more »

Vancouver’s Workplace Neighborhoods

The history of cities or, better yet, modern cities, has been undeniably shaped by its public transport systems. In other words, does the city have good transportation, be it subways, buses or taxis? When considering moving to a particular city, a person’s decision (especially if that person is youngish) is partly determined by the quality… Read more »

B.C. real estate sales surging

Economic conditions, especially the real estate market, can make or break a moving company. Are people buying houses? Are people moving? Are businesses expanding and purchasing more brick and mortar stores? These are just some of the questions that moving companies mull over, especially moving companies in Canada, where small pockets of growth have created… Read more »