Category Archives: Vancouver Real Estate

Car Condos Afford Extra Space for your Vehicles

One of the common problems of condo living is the lack of storage space that garages offer.  As many Kitsilano real estate agents will tell you, those looking at condos frequently have questions and concerns about storage space and parking. … Continue reading

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Vancouver Named one of the Top Ten Beach Cities

Recently, the National Geographic Society included Vancouver amongst its list of the top ten beach cities in the world.  This nod to the amazing lifestyle and beauty of Vancouver comes as no surprise to many of its residents.  In fact, … Continue reading

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Blind Restaurant to Open in Vancouver

Opening on September 20th, Dark Table will be the first blind restaurant in Vancouver.  The owner, Moe Alameddine, has already opened two others in Canada with his company O. Noir, in Montreal back in 2006 and in Toronto in 2009. … Continue reading

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Google and the Video Market

Google executives are now seeing the evolution of YouTube into an increasingly profitable channel for advertising.  According to reports, over 800 million users per month are uploading over an hour of video every single second. Many companies are also now … Continue reading

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Real Estate Agents Adapting to a New Age

In some areas, being a real estate agent is not as easy as it used to be.  A rough few years for the industry has meant that more and more realtors are having to find ways to stay ahead of … Continue reading

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Vanier Park Bald Eagle Family

About five decades ago, back in the 1960s, only two pairs of nesting bald eagles graced the city of Vancouver.  Today there are apparently as many as 18 or more. Two of these bald eagles have made their temporary home … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Market Update

The Kitsilano neighbourhood as well as the Greater Vancouver area are all peaking in terms of inventory this month.  Compared to the same time a year ago, the July listings of inventory are higher. Despite higher listings, sales are averaging … Continue reading

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Building Green

Habitat Studio and Workshop is celebrating twenty years in the building design business this month.  The local leader in green housing builds custom homes that go far beyond the industry environmental standards and certified by the electrician dublin company. Each … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Garage Sale Extravaganza

Kitsilano’s biggest ever garage sale is set to take place on Saturday July 21st this year between 11:00 am and 5:00 pm.  The garage sale will be held at the Khatsahlano Music and Art Street Festival on West 4th Avenue, … Continue reading

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Vancouver Bike Lanes to Stay

According to a recent report, the city council has recommended that the bike lanes in the downtown area, on Homer and Dunsmuir streets, should stay as they are.  These separated bike lanes will remain in place and new lanes will … Continue reading

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New Kitsilano Store offers Flower Alternative

Recently a store has opened up in the Kitsalano neighbourhood offering a terrific alternative to the traditional flower bouquet you can order at flowers dublin website.  If you are the kind of person who likes to make sure their gift … Continue reading

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Return to Kits of the Great Blue Heron

Following the breeding season of March to April, the great blue herons return to the Kitsilano Beach area.  These regal birds are simply majestic to observe with their 2 meter wingspan and gorgeous silhouette. The great blue heron, known also … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Eat, Shop, Love Event for Moms

In conjunction with the Kitsilano 4th Avenue Business Improvement Association, the Pacific Post Partum Support Society will be hosting a fundraising event to raise awareness surrounding post-partum and perinatal depression and anxiety (PPD/PPA). Post-partum depression affects approximately one in every … Continue reading

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The Kitsilano Neighbourhood

The Kitsilano neighbourhood straddles the northern part of the Vancouver West Side.  This area is home to some of the most desirable and valued properties the city has to offer. The area is situated right on the beach front and … Continue reading

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Landscaping for Curb Appeal

If you are looking to sell your home and are hoping to improve its look without engaging in major renovations, think about performing some lawn maintenance. Taking the time to work on some lawn care will make a huge difference … Continue reading

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Tiny Homes for Sale

Tumbleweed Tiny House Company is a company that was started by Jay Shafer back in 1997.  At that time, Shafer, having read that many U.S. states had laws against allowing people to live in small dwellings, felt compelled to work … Continue reading

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New Condo roofing Development on UBC Grounds

2013 will see a new two building development on UBC properties.  The company, Adera Development, will be building a two building, six storey development on the UBC endowment lands. The company was chosen because of its ability to build green.  … Continue reading

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Eco Conscious Circular Homes

What do you look for when looking for a new home to make your own? The answer is different for everyone, based on their preferences and of course, their needs at the time as well and that is why getting … Continue reading

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New Condo Project to hit East 30th

The Bagga family, owners of Trafalgar Enterprises bought a site on the corner of Main and East 30th Avenue back in 2007 which is now home to a new condo project.  The development will house 22 condominiums and a  few … Continue reading

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Bosa Properties Builds in False Creek

False Creek is the only neighbourhood in Vancouver to actually straddle both east and west sides.  Recently the area has received a face lift with new developments like Bosa’s Lido Development.  The project is called LEED-gold Lido and is located … Continue reading

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