FEATURED LISTING: Central to Everything in Yaletown

This 15th floor Yaletown apartment in The Gallery tower cannot be missed. Impeccable, spacious and filled with light, this 2 bedroom, 2 bath home is perfect for a couple or small family. Located at Yaletown's doorstep, at the intersection of Homer & Nelson, you are close to everything that makes downtown living worthwhile - from the best restaurants, bars and theatres to park space, community centres, galleries and sports venues. ...

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The Max 928 Beatty St - Apartment for Rent Yaletown Vancouver

Featured Listing: Living to The Max in Yaletown

Live in luxury in this gorgeously finished 2 bedroom downtown home. Located in the heart of Yaletown, this suite features top of the line kitchen appliances, hardwood floors, built-in sideboard and a spectacular outdoor space perfect for summer entertaining. Amenities in this concrete construction building include a 65 m. indoor swimming pool, a steam room/sauna, gym & exercise room, yoga and kickboxing studio, theatre, social lounge and meeting room For additional ...

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Point Grey Apartment for Rent - Iron & Whyte 4355 10th Ave W Vancouver

DEAL OF THE WEEK: Point Grey Apartment Perfection

Enjoy living in this bright, south facing 2 bedroom home in one of Vancouver`s most desirable neighborhoods - Point Grey. Part of a limited collection of 32 white brick apartment homes called Iron & Whyte, this unit features an open floor plan, a gourmet kitchen with Viking range, integrated Blomberg appliances, and matte lacquer cabinetry and engineered hardwood flooring throughout.  One parking spot is included with the home but very ...

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FRESH from India: A Newcomer’s Guide to Vancouver

Work, love or a desire for good coffee and sushi, has landed you in Vancouver. You’ve decided to stay. How do you establish yourself permanently in this lush corner of the Pacific Northwest? In our latest series, “Fresh”, we ask newly minted Vancouverites about the trials and tribulations they encountered when moving here.  Today, in our last instalment, we feature Astha from India. Newcomer Profile Astha is a young software engineer who ...

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Wooden Hammer

Rental Repairs – Who is Responsible for What?

You’ve signed a lease on a new apartment and you’re excited about your new digs…but what if things don’t work according to plan. The electrical outlet that will power your beloved Nespresso machine is dead or the sink perpetually drips? What to do? Well, before moving in, be sure to conduct your own inspection preferably alongside a property manager or landlord. Make note of things that aren’t functioning properly, taking ...

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Townhouse Rooftops

Property Maintenance – Someone’s Gotta Do It

What are tenants responsible for? Renters often get a bad rap – a reputation as messy, careless and disrespectful to properties. This is really unfortunate given the majority of renters who do treat their rental home like it was their own. Maintaining a property is the shared responsibility of both landlords and tenants. Landlords must ensure it is clean, safe and livable before new tenants move in but once in, the best ...

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Shangrila Condos 1111 Alberni St Vancouver

FEATURE LISTING: Shangri-la La Land Two Bedroom Apartment

Enjoy luxury amenities, spectacular views, and gourmet kitchen in this beautiful, spacious, 2 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath apartment on the 32nd floor of one of Vancouver's most desirable properties - the Shangri-la. The beautifully appointed, state of the art kitchen boasts granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances as well as a generous island providing extra space for cooking and entertaining guests. The master bedroom fits a king size bed and ...

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Kids Playing in Apartment

Making it Work – Raising a Family in an Apartment

North Americans are accustomed to space. Most of them subscribe to the notion that apartment living is for singletons and couples and once they start a family, it is time to find a house. But this contrasts with most of the world where it is the norm to grow up in an apartment, in an urban setting. In a city like New York, for example, almost everybody, rich or poor, ...

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Empty Apartment Tax

Ins & Outs of BC’s Empty Home Taxes

As part of a 30-point plan to help alleviate the housing crisis, the Province of British Columbia has imposed a speculation and vacancy tax hoping to turn vacant, under-utilized properties into homes for people living and working in BC. For Vancouverites, this is in addition to the civic Empty Home Tax levied for the same reasons. Though the intent of these taxes is noble, the implementation has proven confusing and ...

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Residences at Hotel Blu Apartment for Rent

FEATURED LISTING: One Bedroom Apartment on Robson by Hotel Blu

Contemporary West Coast living combined with state-of-the-art technology and luxe amenities await you at the Residences at Hotel Blu. Elegantly appointed, this 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment is warm and inviting and perfectly situated! Located on Robson, near the Vancouver Public Library, BC Place, Rogers Arena, and Yaletown, the city is at your doorstep.  Inside, the kitchen impresses with polished fixtures, contemporary cabinetry and stainless steel appliances. The living room ...

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