If you are going to schedule a foreclosure sale you might as well do it when the world is on your doorstep - as Whistler is soon to find out.?
Three weeks before the start of the Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, lenders announced they had seized the assets of Vancouver-based Intrawest ULC, which operates the Whistler mountain ski resort that is hosting a majority of the key alpine events.
(Game On for Whistler Sale
Although Vancouver-area hotels have been fully booked for months by visitors drawn to the Olympic spectacle, property owners hoping to cash in on the event are having mixed success.
(Winning the Real Estate Olympics
With the Winter Olympics truly centre stage for the coming weeks supporters and opponents are fiercely contesting their own slanging match.
(Olympics Polarise Opinion
With the Winter Olympics only days away the jury is still out on the impact the Games will have on host resort property prospects in B.C.
(Whistling Over the Games Factor
Metro Vancouver homeowners still desperate to cash in on renting property to Olympic Games visitors are struggling to meet their expectations - even after slashing prices.
(Reality Check for Games Renters