Tag Archives: neighbourhoods

Strathcona: Vancouver’s Oldest Neighbourhood Photo Essay

Strathcona houses in Vancouvers oldest neighbourhood Heatley Avenue in Vancouver's oldest neighbourhood has some beautiful houses

We are introducing a brand new series of Photo Essays! Have a look at amazing Photo Sets all shot by talented photographers. Explore the vibe of the city, its hidden treasures, explore Vancouver! This time, let's have a look at Vancouver through the lens of Davis Chan!

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Vancouver Neighbourhoods – Cambie

cambie house

Cambie is considered one of the smallest neighbourhoods in Vancouver, housing just over 7000 individuals on 217 hectares of land. It's well known for it's villagey feel and for the fact of practically serving as the city centre some 70 years ago. It was named after Canadian Pacific Railway engineer Henry Cambie, who was in charge of the railway's wester division in the nineteenth century.

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Choosing the Location of Your Home

mapChoosing the location of your next home is a tricky business. It will be one of the major determining factors of your propertys future market value, not to mention the crucial effects on your new lifestyle. As I think this matter deserves at least an article of its own, I've touched upon the subject and compiled a list of location-related issues for you to consider, all with a set of Vancouver specific information.

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