MOLO – CLOUD SOFTLIGHT

CLOUD SOFTLIGHT BY MOLO DESIGN Inspired by the idea that smaller tactile objects have a real potency in the physical experience of space, molo sets out to create objects that define intimate temporal spaces. Cloud Softlight...

STATISTICS PACKAGE FOR FEBRUARY 2011 – VANCOUVER REAL ESTATE – REBGV

REBGV REPORTS INCREASED HOUSING DEMAND IN FEBRUARY VANCOUVER, B.C. – March 2, 2011 – Demand for detached homes continues to be strong across Greater Vancouver, with particularly high sales volumes occurring in Richmond and Vancouver Westside. For the...

BUILDERS BRINGING AN ENERGY-EFFICIENT OPTION TO MARKET

The march towards turning new single family homes from energy wasters into energy savers seems to finally be picking up speed. An increasing number of builders large and small are offering Energy Star and...

NEW PRICING – OLYMPIC VILLAGE – VANCOUVER

CONDO MARKETER BOB RENNIE ANNOUNCES NEW PRICING STRUCTURE FOR OLYMPIC VILLAGE Olympic Village condominiums hit the market for the third time on Thursday. VANCOUVER - Condo marketer Bob Rennie took the wraps off a new...

SKYSCRAPER FARM – VANCOUVER

HARVEST GREEN PROJECT - VANCOUVER - ROMSES ARCHITECTS The "Harvest Green Project" by Romses Architects was a winning entry in a competition held by the city of Vancouver The 2030 challenge to address climate...

REGION’S HOUSING MARKET BALANCED IN JANUARY, DESPITE SIGNS OF SELLERS’ MARKET RETURNING

VANCOUVER - Metro Vancouver's housing market remained in balanced market conditions in January, although there were signs of a sellers' market returning with higher levels of demand in larger communities. “There was a healthy balance...

CIBC LUNAR FEST 2011 – VANCOUVER

PARTY WITH FISH AT VANCOUVER ART GALLERY PLAZA - WORLD'S FIRST LANTERN AQUARIUM CELEBRATES LUNAR NEW YEAR AND ANNIVERSARY OF VANCOUVER 2010 Using the elements of lanterns to present the contemporary expression of the traditioanal...

COYOTE – ENGLISH BAY- DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER

COYOTE SURROUNDING THE ENGLISH BAY NEIGHBORHOOD How amazing is our beautiful city, Vancouver. Few months ago, twice we saw white whales while walking on the seawall in Stanley Park. Yesterday we saw a coyote sitting...

REBGV MARKET SUMMARY: THE DECADE IN REVIEW

REBGV DECEMBER 2010 HOUSING MARKET UPDATE Jake Moldowan, president, Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, discusses the real estate market activities during the past decade in the Greater Vancouver area. source rebgv Contact Agnieszka Stryjecka for more...

PUSH – INTERNATIONAL PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL – VANCOUVER 2011

PUSH - INTERNATIONAL PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL Push Festival hits Vancouver for three weeks, starting January 18th to February 6th, 2011. Where you can join performing arts with theatre, dance, music and multimedia performance. The PuSh Festival...

TIGHTER MORTGAGE RULES WILL HIT B.C. THE HARDEST

SHORTER AMORTIZATION, HOME EQUITY LIMITS PUT DAMPER ON WEST COAST HOUSE PARTY Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is cracking down on Canadians' ability to qualify for a mortgage, in the government's latest attempt to rein in...

VANCOUVER’S MOUNTAIN VIEWS AND EXTREME TALL BUILDINGS

PUBLIC FORUM JAN 11th AT VPL: THREATS TO VANCOUVER FROM EXTREME TALL BUILDING POLICIES IN DOWNTOWN, WEST END, CHINATOWN, DOWNTOWN EASTSIDE City council is on the verge of making what may be among Vancouver's most...

VANCOUVER AQUARIUM – SLEEPOVER

A UNIQUE OVERNIGHT ADVENTURE AT THE VANCOUVER AQUARIUM After everyone has gone home, and the Aquarium has closed its doors for the night, you can join for an exciting night of exploration! Stash your gear,...

BOCCI DESIGN ANNOUNCEMENT

BOCCI, one of our favorite contemporary designers and manufacturing company that is based in Vancovuer, BC is looking for a young, brilliant videographer to prepare two 3-4 minute long videos about the "making of...

17TH ANNUAL WINTER SOLSTICE LANTERN FESTIVAL – VANCOUVER 2010 – VANCOUVER4LIFE PHOTOS

PHOTOS FROM CHINA TOWN Chinese winter solstice, dong zhi, which marks the rebirth of the yang qualities of light and energy. Enchanting displays of hand-made lanterns by artists Joey Mallett and Carmen Rosen, with hundreds...

STATISTICS PACKAGE FOR DECEMBER 2010 – VANCOUVER REAL ESTATE – REBGV

REAL ESTATE MARKET STABLE AT YEAR-END VANCOUVER, B.C. – January 5, 2011 – The Greater Vancouver residential housing market entered three distinctive phases in 2010. Continued buoyancy from the post-recession recovery began the year, followed by...

UNIVERCITY CHILDCARE MAY BE CANADA’S GREENEST BUILDING

UNIVERCITY CHILDCARE MAY BE CANADA'S GREENEST BUILDING  Canada's "greenest" building is being constructed at UniverCity, the sustainable condo community at the top of Burnaby Mountain. Planned as a child-care facility for 3-to-five year old children,...

CHRISTMAS ON THE COAST – SPACE CENTRE – VANCOUVER BC

CHRISTMAS ON THE COAST - H.R MACMILLAN SPACE CENTRE - VANCOUVER Where can you find twinkling stars, beautiful West Coast imagery, sparkling city lights and traditional Christmas music performed by acclaimed Canadian artists all gift-wrapped...

17TH ANNUAL WINTER SOLSTICE LANTERN FESTIVAL – VANCOUVER 2010

ONE FESTIVAL, FIVE NEIGHBOURHOODS - TUESDAY DECEMBER 21, 2010 The dance of the sun and earth has inspired celebrations of the human spirit, expressed through art and music, throughout the ages. Honoring many cultural traditions,...

SKYLINE MAY CLIMB AS VANCOUVER MULLS BUILDING HEIGHTS

SKYLINE MAY CLIMB AS VANCOUVER MULLS BUILDING HEIGHTS A Vancouver city report on view corridors includes a computer-simulated view from the south end of Granville Street Bridge. The city is proposing raising maximum building heights. Photograph by:...