Housing Market

A real estate sign is pictured in Vancouver, B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward

1 in 3 young Canadians have given up on owning a home: poll

Data released Monday says 36% of adults younger than 40 have given up on home ownership entirely


Property values in Abbotsford increased on average by more than seven per cent in the last year, according to BC Assessment. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Property values in Abbotsford increase by an average of 7%

BC Assessment sends notices to owners of more than one million Lower Mainland properties


An oil painting of the Godson House, painted by Mollie Godson in 1931. Photo courtesy of Shelley Nielsen.

The fear of selling a century-old home

Homeowner worries a piece of Abbotsford’s heritage will be lost if lot is redeveloped