Blog by Maureen Stout, Ph.D.

The Latest on Laneway Houses

March 23rd, 2013
Laneway homes (the homes over garages that you see in parts of the city) were first permitted in Vancouver four years ago, and since then, about 500 homes have been built. The idea was to provide another way to increase density in certain residential neighbourhoods, while providing new options for renters and, at the same time, another avenue for rental income for home owners, who had previou ...

101 2287 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

March 23rd, 2013

I just finished uploading this Apartment for sale, 101 2287 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Terrific quiet & bright 1 bedroom & den with over 500 sq. ft. of south facing wrap-around patio in very desirable North of 4th location. Only 3 blocks to Kits Beach & 1 block to fabulous 4th Avenue shopping. This suite has its own entrance, gorgeous hardwood floors, large windows, cozy wood-burning firep ...