Construction Union Says Program Abused for Cheap Labour
Program intended for workers beneficial to Canada is used to fill construction jobs at lower wages, says union study.
Vancouver Home Sales Plummet 38.8 per cent
Home sales plunged 38.8 per cent last month compared with October 2015, the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says.
Trump Vancouver Project Dealyed Until 2017
The opening of the 147-room Trump International Hotel and Tower at 1161 West Georgia Street has been pushed to at least January, the hotel’s general manager...
B.C. Building Act: Update
The British Columbia Government has started to bring into force some of the key provisions of its new Building Act.
Buyers Flooding into Vancouver
Real estate agent Chuck Meagher is touring six Lower Mainland residents around Greater Victoria this week, kicking the tires on condos, single-family houses and a couple...
Residential Construction Booms in Greater Victoria
Greater Victoria’s feverish pace of residential construction continued last month.
Vancouver City Contracts Awarded in Secret
Vancouver city hall bureaucrats awarded 39 contracts worth nearly $95.5 million behind closed doors in 2015, according to the annual Procurement Report to city council.
West Kelowna Construction is Booming
It was a record high year in West Kelowna in 2017 for construction activity with building permits adding up to more than $131 million.
BC looking for Input on Proposed Building Code Changes
Provincial policymakers in British Columbia are seeking public input on proposed changes to be included in the next edition of the province’s building, plumbing, and fire...