Bordered by the Coast Mountain Range and the Pacific Ocean, Vancouver is not only recognizable as one of the worldâ€™s most scenic cities but is renowned for its innovative programs in the area of sustainability.
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BookCamp Vancouver 2010 is a user-generated unconference that brings readers, writers, publishers, educators, community builders and the tech community together â€“ for free!
September home sales in Greater Vancouver were consistent with activity experienced in the preceding two months across most categories.
Vancouver is one of five metropolitan areas in Canada that recorded sharp year-over-year increases in housing starts in August, according to figures released Tuesday by the Conference Board of Canada.
Construction employment in the Lower Mainland-Southwest region decreased in August, according to Vancouver Regional Construction Associationâ€™s (VRCA) analysis of todayâ€™s Labour Force Survey from Statistics Canada.
If Music Waste welcomes the start of summer in Vancouver, then the Victory Square Block Party is the ultimate way to say good-bye.
What drives Vancouverâ€™s house prices so relentlessly to levels four times higher than Winnipegâ€™s, and more than half again what Torontonians pay?
Itâ€™s simple, says Tsur Somerville of UBC Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate.
â€œIf you want Winnipeg-level house prices here, all you have to do is tear down the mountains and fill in the ocean.â€
Simon Fraser University’s pipe band has hit a sour note in its hopes for a three-peat world bagpipe title.
A year ago, British Columbia’s real estate markets were rising to a peak in sales. In July, they dramatically fell off it.
Sharp drops in sales in B.C.’s biggest markets led the province to a 42-per-cent decline in July sales through the Multiple Listing Service compared with the same month a year ago, the B.C. Real Estate Association reported Thursday.
Twenty + Change: Emerging Canadian Design Practices features twenty-one emerging firms from across Canada working in architecture, landscape architecture and urban design. These projects rethink urban infrastructure, propose new models for public space and housing, and examine the unique relationship between the single-family house and landscape.