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Island getaway? Try this $20M, resort-style Bowen estate

What is surely one of Bowen Island’s most impressive properties has been listed on the MLS at $19,998,000.<p>It’s not the first time in recent years …

Swimming Pools

Split West Vancouver council approves towers at Park Royal

Almost six years after it was first proposed, West Vancouver council has approved development of two towers at the former White Spot site at Park …

Urban Design

Canadian home sales tumble to 7-year low in April, prices down 11 per cent

The number of homes sold in Canada dropped by 14 per cent in April compared to the same period in 2017, touching a seven-year low for the month, the …

Real Estate

Owners of multi-million dollar Vancouver home say they can’t stomach tax bump

Lynne Kent says owning a home in Vancouver that’s valued at $4-million isn’t the blessing it may appear to be.<p>She and her husband are among a small group of homeowners in British Columbia facing a tax bump on homes assessed at over $3-million who say they simply can’t afford it – a claim that some …

Real Estate

Canada pension board to split purchase of prime office building in South Korea

TORONTO — The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has signed a joint venture to purchase a prime office building in Seoul, South Korea.<p>The CPPIB and …

Real Estate

70 15-Minute Potluck Recipes That’ll Save the Day

Completely forgot that you agreed to make an app, side or dessert for your neighbor's party or kid's school event? No worries! Here are some …

Food

Owners Of $4M Vancouver Home Say They Can't Afford Tax Bump

They purchased the bungalow in 1972 or 1973 for about $40,000.<p>VANCOUVER — Lynne Kent says owning a home in Vancouver that's valued at $4 million …

Home Ownership

Tis the Season for Julia Child’s Trademark Vinaigrette

Julia Child once said: “The perfect vinaigrette is so easy to make that I see no reason whatsoever for bottled dressings.”<p>Once again, we can’t help …

Country Lifestyle

10 No-Knead Bread Recipes You Can Make With 10 Ingredients or Less

Requiring few ingredients and no kneading at all, these recipes are perfect for the beginner baker.<p>No-knead breads have been around for thousands of …

Baking

30 Days of Vegetarian Recipes

Whether you already participate in #meatlessmonday or not, we have a whole new challenge for you: an entire month of vegetarian eating. We've …

Cooking

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Nutrition

British-Style Lemon Pound Cake Might Be the Best Pound Cake

A Madeira cake is the sort of plain cake that looks like it might be dull and dry, but instead turns out to be exceptionally moreish. Many people are …

Baking

Canada pension board to split purchase of prime office building in South Korea - Canadian Business - Your Source For Business News

TORONTO _ The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has signed a joint venture to purchase a prime office building in Seoul, South Korea.<p>The CPPIB and …

Canada

Bank of Canada's mortgage 'stress test' rate climbs higher

As mortgages get more expensive with interest rates rising in Canada, the hurdle that some borrowers must pass is also getting higher.<p>The interest …

Canadian Real Estate

Incredibly Easy 9x13 Icebox Cakes Made for Summer Cookouts

And the crowd goes wild.<p>There’s nothing more refreshing than a chilled dessert on a hot summer afternoon, and these icebox cake recipes should be …

Dessert

Regrets, they have a few: city planners reflect on making Vancouver more 'livable'

Ann McAfee grew up in the 50s and 60s, when Vancouver was an entirely different place from what it is today. It was "an unspectacular city in a …

Housing

10 terms to make sense of Vancouver's wild real estate market

Vancouver's housing crisis and real estate market are rarely out of the headlines.<p>As politicians look for solutions amid a seemingly endless parade …

Real Estate

Race and real estate: Chinese Canadians sound off about stereotypes and prejudice

As the debate over rising real estate prices and housing unaffordability continues in Metro Vancouver, some in the Chinese Canadian community say …

Real Estate

20 Pasta Recipes You Can Make in Less than 20 Minutes

Pasta is known for being a quick weeknight dinner, but just how quickly can you make it? How about 20 minutes or less? It's hard not to like the …

Cooking

Key Lime Mason Jar Cheesecakes Recipe

From: Diabetic Living Magazine, Summer 2018<p>These mini mason jar desserts are not only adorable; they also keep portion sizes in check! These beauties …

Baking

Planning to Work Until Age 70 or Older? Don't Count on It

Almost four in 10 workers plan to work until 70 -- but you'll be shocked by how many current retirees were actually able to work that long.<p>If you're …

Retirement

Realtor to donate massive commission from $13.8m listing to World Housing

Michelle Yu is one of Vancouver’s top-producing real estate agents, known for specializing in land-assembly deals. Photo: Dan ToulgoetA top-producing …

Real Estate

Letters to The Province, May 2, 2018: Vancouver will never be a city that anybody can really afford to call home ever again

I can’t help but wonder what the future holds for Vancouver. Rent is unaffordable, buying a house or a condo is unaffordable, food prices are rising …

Western Canada

B.C. watchdog probes realtor conduct of Vancouver presale condo flips

B.C.’s real estate regulator is investigating alleged realtor misconduct in the flipping of pre-construction condo units in Vancouver’s hot market and wants the province to start tracking the activity following a recent Globe and Mail investigation.<p>The Globe found select realtors and speculators …

Canadian Real Estate

Food - Cannelloni recipes

This site is optimised for modern web browsers, and does not fully support your version of Internet Explorer<p>Cannelloni recipes<p>Recipes for cannelloni<p>Main course<p>By Simon Rimmer<p>By Michel Roux Jr.<p>By Simon Rimmer<p>By Lesley Waters<p>Light meals & snacks<p>By Galton Blackiston<p>See (5)<p>Quick recipe finder

Recipes

Overnight Blueberry French Toast Recipe

"This is a very unique breakfast dish. Good for any holiday breakfast or brunch, it's filled with the fresh taste of blueberries, and covered with a …

Breakfast

Kathryn Mannix: We've lost the art of talking about death. Here's why we must revive it

I was working as a palliative care doctor in a big teaching hospital when an elderly woman was admitted. She’d been sick for a very long time, was suffering a variety of different health problems, and was increasingly frail. She had a chest infection, and it was clear she could not survive without …

Empathy

Weekend Recipe: An Asparagus Salad That Will Wow Dinner Guests

I love this beautiful and simple salad that is filled with goodness. It takes just a few minutes to prepare and you can serve it for lunch or dinner …

Food

Vancouver's empty homes tax to pull in $30M

Vancouver's empty homes tax will generate an estimated $30 million for affordable housing in its first year, Mayor Gregor Robertson announced …

Housing

Breaking Canada's Real Estate Addiction Will Be Painful

Our economy has become excessively reliant on housing, and there's no easy way out.<p>It's no secret that, in recent years, Canada's economy has …