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How to Avoid Vancouver Traffic Jams – Updated!

Friday 20.January 2017

Vancouver is regularly named the most congested city in Canada. This designation is mostly due to the heavy commuter flow across the limited number of bridge crossings entering the city’s downtown core – a factor that is exacerbated by the seemingly constant interruption of new construction projects that block roads and cause further delays. While […]

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Vancouver Photo Of The Week

View All Moonrise Over Vancouver

Photographer Michelle Lee captured this scenic landscape in North Vancouver. Thank you for the great shot!

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Vancouver Real Estate News

2016 the Third Highest Selling Year of Metro Vancouver Housing Market

A new day has dawned. Just not the one that all the pessimists were expecting. Properties have come off their mid-2016 highs; numbers of sales have declined from the end of 2015. Given that sales were already […]

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Why the Foreign Buyers Tax Isn’t Solving Vancouver’s Housing Crisis

Brenda Kinnear  Legislated into effect on August 2 2016, with the hope that it would cool down the Lower Mainland’s property market, with its sky high prices and empty houses, the Foreign Buyers Tax adds 15 […]

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Vancouver Market in November 2016: Detached Home Sales Dropped

It’s a Blue Christmas for detached homeowners across Metro Vancouver. It’s challenging for sellers to become accustomed to the new normal after the historic rise in prices and sales over the past two years. […]

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Vancouver Market: Wait and See Attitude on the Rise in October 2016

The party’s over It’s time to call it a day They’ve burst your pretty balloon And taken the moon away It’s time to wind up the masquerade Just make your mind up the piper must be paid… — by Betty Comden, […]

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Vancouver Blog

How to Avoid Vancouver Traffic Jams – Updated!

Vancouver is regularly named the most congested city in Canada. This designation is mostly due to the heavy commuter flow across the limited number of bridge crossings entering the city’s downtown core – a […]

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Vancouver’s Best Gluten-Free Bakeries

More people are opting for gluten-free nowadays, whether it’s for wheat disorders or simply for health reasons. Fortunately, Vancouver has a selection of certified gluten-free bakeries that offer a wide range of […]

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Photo Essay: Vancouver’s Indoor Ice Skating Rinks

With winter just around the corner, it’s time to get back on your skates. Here is a photo essay from four of Vancouver’s best indoor ice skating rinks.

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Vancouver Restaurants With the Longest Tradition #6: Ovaltine Cafe

The Ovaltine Café looks like it somehow became unstuck in time. It lies less than a block from the intersection of Main and Hastings, arguably the centre of the Downtown Eastside. Outside, people sell used […]

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