Letters to The Sun, Sept. 14, 2021: Province has the tools to help deal with housing crisis

Credit to Author: Carolyn Soltau| Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 01:00:10 +0000

Re: Joy MacPhail: Local governments ultimately responsible for ensuring diversity of housing I was disappointed to read this opinion article from the province’s chair of the Expert Panel on the Future of Housing Supply and Affordability. Although local governments are responsible to exercise policy discretion on the future of housing supply through zoning and other […]

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Vancouver parks board staff and rangers move into CRAB Park to evict campers

Credit to Author: Susan Lazaruk| Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:44:10 +0000

Vancouver’s director of parks said the closure of the camp would be done “peacefully and respectfully.” About 50 campers were in various stages of packing up at Thursday morning’s deadline to decamp

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Vancouver parks board staff and rangers move into CRAB Park to evict campers

Credit to Author: Susan Lazaruk| Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:44:10 +0000

Vancouver’s director of parks said the closure of the camp would be done “peacefully and respectfully.” About 50 campers were in various stages of packing up at Thursday morning’s deadline to decamp

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Vancouver parks board staff and rangers move into CRAB Park to evict campers

Credit to Author: Susan Lazaruk| Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:44:10 +0000

Vancouver’s director of parks said the closure of the camp would be done “peacefully and respectfully.” About 50 campers were in various stages of packing up at Thursday morning’s deadline to decamp

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Detached home sales and prices cool in Metro Vancouver. How long will it last — and how low will it go?

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 18:41:21 +0000

Analysts wonder if a combination of market fatigue and the usual slow days of summer will give way to the prospect of rising interest rates and a return of normal travel

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Marc White: What exactly are housing co-ops and who do they house in Vancouver?

Credit to Author: Hugh Dawson| Date: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 01:00:06 +0000

A few hours before last week’s long weekend, the City of Vancouver released its long-awaited and much-anticipated proposal for housing co-ops that are located on municipal-owned land. A lot of what is in the proposal is positive, although there is a major flaw — and it’s so significant that it would fundamentally alter how housing […]

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