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Drop in home-ownership costs offers little help for Metro Vancouverites

November 22, 2012

Price declines eased the burden of home ownership a little bit in Metro Vancouver, according to RBC’s latest Housing Trends report, but that barely dented the unaffordability of property in Canada’s most expensive market. RBC’s third-quarter housing trends and affordability report, released Wednesday, showed Metro Vancouver saw the “most significant improvement” from the previous quarter [...]

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Advanced Education Minister saying little about job action

November 19, 2012

As faculty and unionized staff strike at Vancouver Community College and BCIT,  the minister responsible is saying little. Advanced Education Minister John Yap calls the job action just another part of the bargaining process. But when asked if the government will consider recent deals reached with university staff as a pattern for colleges, yap said: [...]

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Garibaldi Provincial Park gets a little help from its friends

October 31, 2012

Alex Jenkins and the Friends of Garibaldi Park Society aim to do more than improve hiking trails. The Georgia Straight – News And Views

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Next to Vancouver’s Little Mountain, homeowners plan for densification

October 27, 2012

As work on the long-delayed Little Mountain site forges ahead, homeowners next to what is to become a high-density community over the next decade are planning their own changes. A proposal to develop 43 private lots in a north east pocket of the larger, L-shaped Little Mountain site is under discussion with the City of [...]

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Four families to remain as Little Mountain is redeveloped

October 26, 2012

The province, city and developer Holborn Properties have agreed to build 50 social housing units on the site as soon as possible, while the rest of the property goes through the rezoning process. News1130: Recent News Articles

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