Category Archives: History

The Vancouver Special Report of 1981

An overview of the data collected and analysed in the 1981 Vancouver Special Report conducted by the City of Vancouver.

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Vancouver Especially, at 271 Union St.

A new art exhibit has opened in Chinatown – a scale model of a Vancouver Special. Find out more here!

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Debunking the Myth of Foreign Investors

Vancouver Realtor Sebastian Albrecht takes a look at the idea of “foreign investors” and what effect immigration from Asia has actually had on Vancouver real estate.

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Top 7 Historical Photographs of Main Street, Vancouver

Stunning historical photographs from the Vancouver Public Library Archives show Main Street from the 1890’s to 1950’s.

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Stanley Park: An Historical Look at One of Vancouver’s Treasures

Realtor Sebastian Albrecht gives an overview of the Early History of Stanley Park, recently named the Best Park in the World by TripAdvisor.

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A Walk through Mountain View Cemetery

A brief look at some of the stories and the history of Mountain View Cemetery in the City of Vancouver. With images from Vancouver Archives.

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