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Neighbours watch through night in anguish as fire devours building with affordable housing on Fraser

Few people slept on the corner of Fraser and Broadway last night. I sat up at midnight to a man shouting “Fire! Fire!,” into an eerily quiet street. I went out to my rickety balcony to the smell of...
It's the little things: wall texture in Kits Point duplex

The curse of the perfect townhouse: Million-dollar Vancouver house safari

What will a million dollars get you in Vancouver? A lot, as it turns out.

Sales at former Olympic Village strong after 30% price drop, Rennie Marketing Systems communications leader says

"Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters!" joked Bob Rennie, Principal of Rennie Marketing Systems, in a press release sent out by his communications director, Lesli Boldt. "I think we can start saying our...