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Plus, let's turn Shaughnessy into Kits and BCFerries gets it right with new ferry names
Sure, it’s the heart of wine country and home to some of B.C.’s most spectacular natural wonders. And yes, retirees and tourists still come here in droves. But with a burgeoning tech sector, an acclaimed university and a boom in housing, the Okanagan’s biggest city is now taking on a decidedly younger flair
Plus, car2go doubles its Vancouver fleet and looser liquor laws
'There's been a significant drop—the vast majority are keeping under 25 per cent.'
Having an overall budget in mind will help when shopping for a mortgage
Plus, a boost for the B.C. wine industry and a retiring Vancouver planner
Plus, the dollar is crimping on your travel plans and industrial users glare at the waterline
Mortgage brokers are required to relicense every two years to keep up with industry standards
The sharing economy has upended established markets and irritated entrenched industries in cities around the world. The West Coast of North America is particularly fertile ground for this libertarian, tech-forward way of living, with Uber, Lyft, Airbnb and other now-multibillion-dollar enterprises dominating the competitive landscape. So why has Vancouver been so slow to hop on board?
Plus, Vancouver Island needs a train and Quesnel needs doctors