EVENT: HOUSE: RE-thinking the Housing Affordability Crisis, May 2nd

HOUSE: RE-thinking the Housing Affordability Crisis is a one-day symposium hosted by SFU’s Graduate Program in Urban Studies.  The... Read More

RELEASE: Procedural Fairness for the Proposed Re-zoning Application at 508 Helmcken Street

To: Mayor and Councilors, City of Vancouver Re: Procedural Fairness for the Proposed Re-zoning Application at 508 Helmcken Street (RTS... Read More

A Made-in-Vancouver Experience: The Vancouver Special

“There’s a shared sense of experience that comes from living in a Vancouver Special that’s uniquely Vancouver and that cuts across so... Read More

City of Vancouver Homeless Count 2015

It is once again that time of year when the City of Vancouver conducts their Annual Homeless Count in Metro Vancouver. As an ongoing... Read More

SPACING vs. MULCAIR: What the NDP would do for Toronto and Canadian cities

NDP Opposition Leader Thomas Mulcair is in town this week to make his pitch to Canada’s largest city. At the Metro Toronto... Read More

Book Review – Foundations of Real Estate Development Financing

Author: Arthur C. Nelson (Island Press, 2014) Working and living in a city that is currently in a large development swing after the... Read More

Small Housing Toolkit Released for Free Download

It’s no secret that, in cities across the country, house construction over past several decade has focused on outlying suburban areas... Read More

Welcome to your private nuclear fallout shelter

In 1959, the builders of Regency Acres, a 700-home subdivision in Aurora, Ontario, offered something no other homebuilder in the... Read More

Video Vancouver: FOURWALLS—London

Vancouver isn’t the only city with a crazy housing market.  He is how some Londoners are dealing with the difficulties of living... Read More

EVENTS – Restoring Community: Documentary and Discussion of Sustainability, Heritage and Community

WHEN: Wednesday, February 4, 6:30 – 8 pm WHERE: Vancity Theatre, 1181 Seymour Street ADMISSION: Tickets $12/ $8 with valid student ID... Read More