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Steven Threndyle

Steven Threndyle is a freelance writer specializing in condo/urban development and recreational properties throughout western Canada. Got an interesting story idea? E-mail Steven: sthrendy[at]

Here's what you get for just under $3 mil

Real Modern: 6109 Highbury.

Complex reason to love Gastown real estate

What does NYC think about Gastown?

"Hey, Bob, where's the art?"

At the Wing Sang gallery there was moonlight and minimalism...

Vancouver September real estate stats: buyers' revenge

Vancouver September real estate stats are out. Time for payback.

So, where do these people live?

We all live somewhere.

Vancouver real estate: new mortgage regulations slow sales

Better get your credit house in order first, before you look for a real house.

Vancouver real estate: aging boomers cash out

When the Guinness family built the Lions Gate Bridge to connect their British Properties in West Vancouver with downtown at the height of the Great Depression, it was almost an act of desperation....

Vancouver real estate: like selling a couch on Craigslist

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