Jackie is a freelance writer in Vancouver. She likes cooking for fun and is slowly learning how to grow vegetables on her balcony.

Generation Rent: with few market solutions, community makes housing affordable

[Editor’s note: Beautiful, eclectic, iconic, Pacific harbour towns: the words describe both Vancouver and San Francisco. Yet the... Read More

Generation Rent: Urban Facelifts Serve the Well-Heeled

[Editor’s note: Beautiful, eclectic, iconic, Pacific harbour towns: the words describe both Vancouver and San Francisco. Yet the... Read More

Re:post -Landlords and Tenants Agree: Market Can’t Fix Itself

[Editor’s note: More than a third of Metro Vancouver’s households are renters. And urban planners say the region needs... Read More

Re:post – Inside BC’s Secretive Landlord-Tenant Dispute Process

[Editor’s note: Half of Metro Vancouver’s households are renters. Private property owners provide most of the apartments... Read More

Re:post – Landlords See a High Price to Cheap Rent

[Editor’s Note: As many as half the households in the city of Vancouver, and thousands more across Metro, rent rather than own... Read More

Re:post – Thrown Out: Fight Grinds on Against ‘Renovictions’

[Editor’s Note: Vancouver revels in its reputation as North America’s most ‘livable’ city. Yet for as many as half... Read More

Re:post – No Room to Rent in the Livable City

[Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of cross-posts with The Tyee looking at “renovictions” in Vancouver... Read More