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More people are opting to live in condominiums in Vancouver instead of bigger homes in the suburbs
Condo demand

A comment during interviews for last week’s column prompted further research; in brief, a remark was made that with better jobs, a lower rate of household formation and fewer kids, many people were opting to live in “a shoebox condo” rather than a “3,000-square-foot home in the suburbs.”

 The observation isn’t new.

 Simon Fraser University city program director and fellow Business in Vancouver columnist Gordon Price quipped in a comment to the Vancouver Sun in 2010, “You come to the city to find DNA and go to the suburbs to procreate.”

Read more on this on the Business in Vancouver Website here