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A family that rents in Vancouver because they want to. Meet the Bancrofts.

People are always surprised when we tell them we rent our house in Vancouver. But...

May 21st, 2020

Tips for Working from Home

By: Murray Bancroft My job is a little unusual. As a food stylist and menu...

May 5th, 2020

Apartment Hunting in Metro Vancouver

You would think in a diverse region like Metro Vancouver finding somewhere to live wouldn’t...

February 25th, 2020

Answering the call for housing and workspace solutions

If our collective world wisdom can launch rockets that fly faster than the speed of...

February 18th, 2020

Home builders, planners should broaden approach to include thin homes

Many generations have heard the British pop group Madness’ hit song “Our House” about growing...

October 18th, 2019

Vancouver’s innovative rental-housing programs should be encouraged in other communities

Stress. Uncertainty. Anxiety. They are the three words most often expressed by people looking for...

June 4th, 2019

Time for a sea change in float home regulations

We’re surrounded by water in the form of rivers, oceans and lakes in the Lower...

May 3rd, 2019

Modular construction may prove to be a functional solution to the housing crisis

Long before online ordering at, the Sears print catalogue was the major shopping source...

February 9th, 2019

Less talk and taxes, more action needed from government on housing

If we truly care about housing affordability, we have an opportunity to shape our future....

January 29th, 2019

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