News

The Georgia Straight: Delays in preparing a community plan for Grandview-Woodland (4/24/2016)

Frances Bula: Why I’ll miss the viaducts if they go (10/27/2015)

Globe and Mail: Canadian banks helping clients bend rules to move money out of China (9/9/2015)

The Globe and Mail: City engineers to recommend removal of Vancouver’s two viaducts (7/22/2015)

Globe and Mail: Vancouver is mortgaging its future for a market that’s anything but free (7/19/2015)
Saeid Fard writing in the Globe and Mail about the Vancouver real estate prices.

The Guardian: How are protected views shaping cities? (7/14/2015) Leo Hollis writing in The Guardian

CBC: The desperate need for affordable housing is experienced across Canada (5/19/2015)

Over the years, federal and provincial governments have cut off virtually all support, leaving municipalities to try to solve the problem alone.  Cities struggle to find the resources to do anything substantive to provide actually affordable housing.  The problem is particularly acute in Vancouver where wages tend to be low and shelter costs through the roof. Read more at www.cbc.ca.

Vancouver Courier: Planners alarmed at Vancouver city hall contempt (4/14/2015)

Georgia Straight: Defining Social Housing (3/18/2015)

The Guardian: The truth about property developers: how they are exploiting planning authorities and ruining our cities (9/17/2014) Oliver Wainwright writing in The Guardian.