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How big is Vancouver's bubble?

Plus, Creative Destruction at UBC, a new daily on Vancouver Island, a personal information hack check and the secret world of wealth managers

Kit and Ace JJ and Chip Wilson

Kit and Ace cuts more staff

Plus, Sweden tackles throwaway culture, Norway's sovereign-wealth fund is huge, municipalities rethink outsourcing services, and B.C. cuts interest on payday loans

Vancouver Real Estate

As sales stall in Vancouver, single family home construction booms

There’s a building boom underway in the city as older houses make way for splashier, limestone-clad new builds

D-I-Y Management

How to avoid becoming a victim of fraud at work

One-third of B.C. businesses have reported being victims of fraud. Jasper Smith, owner of Due Diligence Canada, and Dan Zitting, CPO of ACL, tell us how to avoid being one of them


Expect Vancouver's empty home tax by 2017

Plus, Bull Housser merges with U.K. firm, Okanagan tech contributes $1.3 billion to the economy, globalization hasn't harmed middle class incomes, and Canadian banks indulge foreign buyers

Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, Vancouver

APA Group buys Vancouver-based Coast Hotels

Plus, Quesnel adopts a living wage, Vancouver is now a city of millionaires, a new Canadian bank woos Chinese clients, and cash should not be king

Graham Lee

How Graham Lee is giving UBC entrepreneurs an edge

Fewer than one in 10 grads give back to their alma mater. Graham Lee, UBC Sauder grad, aims to change that–and strengthen B.C.’s entrepreneurial culture in the process

What's your education worth?

With rising tuitions and flat wages, the ROI on a post-secondary education has never been more important

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Canada applies to join China’s World Bank

Plus, insurers ask G20 leaders to stop funding fossil fuels by 2020, the foreign property-transfer tax is a good thing, new government benefits could cost you, and fraudsters like Bernie Madoff reveal why they did it


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