Recent Articles in ‘Ask An Expert’

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Real estate: Q&A with Michael Geller

Architect and planner Michael Geller envisions a plan for the city’s future

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Jamie Banfield powers up

Vancouver designer Jamie Banfield will be stylishly plugging us into the latest energy-saving tricks—and the modern, stylish West Coast vibe—at the BC Hydro Smart Home.

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Bringing it home

The BC Home + Garden Show is a showcase of colourful ideas to implement in your own abode, no matter how big or small, grand or humble

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Colour your world

Designer Tiffany Pratt finds inspiration in all the colours of the rainbow and then some

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Small space. Big style.

How HONOMOBO turns shipping containers into sleek, chic homes

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Moving on up, and up

Urban Development Institute forecasts Vancouver real estate prices will continue to rise in 2017

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Building on your home’s value

Investing “sweat equity” is still worth the effort in Metro Vancouver

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Romancing the home

The Expandables find 10 ways to reignite the passion

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To renovate or not to renovate

That’s the question on many a homeowner’s mind

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Selling your own house has rewards and risks

It’s tempting to avoid those steep sales commissions, but you might not get everything you bargained for

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Expert advice for your home cellar

Cactus Club sommelier Sebastien Le Goff offers his top tips for wine lovers

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What is your home really worth?

Methods used by the industry to evaluate house prices often fail to tell the whole story

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Is there an end in sight to B.C’s booming market?

Forecasters say they expect housing prices and demand to level off in the not-too-distant future

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Furniture as fantastical art

Judson Beaumont creates imaginative home furnishings that blur the line between practicality and sheer whimsy

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The Vancouver Home + Design Show is back with top designers and new features