Business

A Silicon Valley Company Just Bought One of Vancouver’s Most Esteemed Architecture Firms

A Silicon Valley Company Just Bought One of Vancouver’s Most Esteemed Architecture Firms

With hopes of creating affordable housing, Katerra acquires Michael Green Architecture, a local firm that uses wood to reduce building costs by at least 30 percent.

3 Vancouver Shops That Encourage a Waste-Free Lifestyle

3 Vancouver Shops That Encourage a Waste-Free Lifestyle

Skip the packaging and minimize your environmental footprint at these local stores.

What Ever Happened to the McBarge?

What Ever Happened to the McBarge?

Our City Informer investigates (and advocates for a chance to once again eat McNuggets at sea).

Airbnb and City of Vancouver Reach a Compromise for Short-Term Renters

Airbnb and City of Vancouver Reach a Compromise for Short-Term Renters

A new business license will be required by short-term hosts to protect rental stock.

Q&A: What Happens if We Run Out of Real Estate for Industry?

Q&A: What Happens if We Run Out of Real Estate for Industry?

We asked CBRE's Chris MacCauley to take a closer look at the future of Vancouver's industrial lands—here's what he had to say.

Can Grocery Stores Be Entirely Waste Free?

Can Grocery Stores Be Entirely Waste Free?

Nada is the newest grocery store tackling trash talk.

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