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New census counts 25502 unoccupied homes in Vancouver, for 15 per cent jump over 2011 - Vancouver Sun

The latest census numbers for 2016 show there were 25,502 unoccupied or empty housing units in the City of Vancouver. Joanne Lee-Young More from Joanne Lee-Young. Published on: February 8, 2017 | Last Updated: February 11, 2017 7:20 PM PST. A photo of ...and more »

Vancouver has the highest proportion of empty, underused homes in 35 years - The Globe and Mail

Last year, 66,719 empty or underutilized units were recorded in and around Vancouver, which represents the highest proportion in the past 35 years. DARRYL DYCK/The Globe and Mail. Mike Hager. VANCOUVER. Published February 8, 2017 Updated April 13, 2017 ...and more »

New residents flock to Surrey and Township of Langley, according to latest census figures - Vancouver Sun

When Brian Appel moved back to Metro Vancouver from New Brunswick in 2015, he looked for a place to live that was central to Vancouver, but wound up settling in Surrey's Whalley neighbourhood. Derrick Penner More from Derrick Penner. Published on ...and more »

Metropolitan Vancouver population grew at slower rate than other western Canadian cities -

Anyone who attends a Pride parade in Vancouver likely leaves thinking that the city is getting more crowded. Charlie Smith. There's a perception that the Lower Mainland's population is among the fastest growing in Canada. RELATED STORIES ...and more »

Census 2016: some of Vancouver's richest areas are emptying out -

The latest census numbers reveal Canada is once again the fastest growing nation in the G7. More than 35 million people now call this country home. As Shirlee Engel reports, the population has continued the shift from east to west. X. - A A +. Listen ...and more »

Number of unoccupied Vancouver homes rises to 25000, census data show - MetroNews Canada

The number of empty homes in Metro Vancouver continues to rise, according to population growth data from the 2016 Census. Between 2011 and 2016, the percentage of homes left vacant or not permanently lived in in the City of Vancouver rose from 7.7 per ...and more »

Census 2016: District of Langley has highest growth rate in Metro Vancouver - MetroNews Canada

Resource-dependent areas saw a steep loss in population, the census revealed. Tumbler Ridge, a town that had several coal mines shut down, had a 26.7 per cent population loss. Share on Facebook. Tweet · Reddit this! A. A. Report an Error. Share via ...and more »