Raising a family in a condo

Kids in Condos: Expanding families in smaller spaces

Condominium living used to be the quintessential definition of being in your 20s and early 30s, living on your own or with your partner in the heart of the city, and enjoying the trendy life of name-brand coffees and late-night dinners.  But in the past decade, there has been a dramatic shift in the demographics of condo dwellers in Vancouver, who now are just as likely to be walking around town with designer strollers as with frou-frou dogs.

Transportation, Money, and Votes

All you have to do is drive around Metro Vancouver these days, and you will very quickly realize that transportation is a huge issue. Eventually, you will find yourself in a traffic snarl and, if you’re like me, you’ll start thinking about lost time, carbon emissions and how to make this whole system work better.…