Lessons from my laneway house

Lessons from my laneway house

Four years after buying my house on Vancouver’s Wall Street, I finally decided the time was right to build a laneway house.

An Electrifying Supercar

An Electrifying Supercar

BMW’s i8 makes a fast and fashionable ‘going green’ statement

At The Show: Putting on the Glitz for 2015

At The Show: Putting on the Glitz for 2015

Expect the rustic decor trend to give way to glamour, says stylist Janette Ewen

A New Presence in Mount Pleasant

A New Presence in Mount Pleasant

Old and new blend seamlessly in The Independent by Rize, which pays homage to the neighbourhood’s past

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Lessons from my laneway house

Four years after buying my house on Vancouver’s Wall Street, I finally decided the time was right to build a laneway house.

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An Electrifying Supercar

BMW’s i8 makes a fast and fashionable ‘going green’ statement

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School time for green thumbs

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Quail’s gate at 25

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Thumbs up for 2015

Experts see continued strength in Greater Vancouver’s real-estate market

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Mad for Marsala

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A retreat fit for an heiress

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Winning Formula

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Inspired by nature

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Laneway lore

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At The Show: Keeping it real

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A New Presence in Mount Pleasant

Old and new blend seamlessly in The Independent by Rize, which pays homage to the neighbourhood’s past