Moore Park Vendors Wait For The Best Deals, Rewarded With $335,000 More Than Asked

Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd. 123 Glenrose Ave., Toronto Asking price: $3,650,000 (October 2021) Selling price: $3,985,000 (October 2021) Previous sale price: $3,225,000 (June 2019); $1,500,000 (Dec 2009) Taxes: $15.092 (2021) Days on the market: eight Listing agent: Dino Capocci, Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd. The action The house has an open dining … Read more

Residents of Merritt, BC, Return Home After Evacuation to Find Destruction and Grief

Merritt, BC, as it looked on Nov. 24, nine days after the city of 7,000 was evacuated. The “atmospheric river” that hit BC engulfed Merritt’s infrastructure, but about 1,500 people have come home in the first of a three-stage return plan.Photography by Artur Gajda/The Globe and Mail Merritt appears to have been hit by an … Read more

Long way to go for BC as repairs to Coquihalla Highway, the main route between Vancouver and Kamloops, begin

A collapsed section of a bridge lies in water after severe flooding and landslides on the Coquihalla Highway south of Merritt, BC, as seen in an aerial view from a Canadian Forces reconnaissance flight on Nov. 22, 2021.DARYL DYCK/The Canadian Press British Columbians were given a sobering verdict on the immensity of the repairs needed … Read more

Flood-damaged railroads in Vancouver, Southern BC expected to remain impassable for days

Railroad tracks have been suspended over the washed-out Tank Hill underpass of Trans Canada Highway 1 after devastating rainstorms caused flooding and landslides northeast of Lytton, BC, Nov. 17.BC TRANSPORT MINISTRY/Reuters The railroads connecting Vancouver and southern British Columbia to the rest of the country are expected to be damaged by flooding for days and … Read more

Semi-detached Victorian in outbuilding to be sold under demand after first bid fails

Sotheby’s International Realty Canada 40 Bernard Ave., Toronto Asking price: $3,125,000 (September 2021) Previous asking price: $3,185,000 (July 2021) Selling price: $2,971,000 (September 2021) Previous sale price: $2,850,000 (Dec 2016); $1,350,000 (Dec 2005); $970,000 (November 1999) Taxes: $14.248 (2021) Days on the market: 16 List of agents: Nigel Denham, Robert Nelson and Penny Brown, Sotheby’s … Read more

Millions of Americans Expected to Travel Before Thanksgiving and Near Pre-pandemic Levels – CBS Mornings

Millions of Americans are expected to travel for Thanksgiving, reaching near pre-pandemic levelsCBS Mornings The Absolute Worst Time for Bay Area Drivers to Hit the Road for ThanksgivingSFGate Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Will Test AirlinesThe New York Times KCI Airport is preparing for more holiday travelers this weekKMBC 9 Sunday before Thanksgiving marks the second busiest … Read more

CP to resume freight service between Vancouver and Kamloops by 12 noon Tuesday

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. says freight trains will resume running between Vancouver and Kamloops on Tuesday afternoon, after crews work to repair track damage from last week’s flooding. CP said hundreds of people worked around the clock to repair tracks at 30 locations, in an effort to restore train service on the carrier’s busiest corridor. … Read more

Dyke breach repaired in Abbotsford after record flooding in BC

On November 20 in Abbotsford, BC, part of Highway 1 is under water. The province has declared a state of emergency after record rains that led to widespread flooding of farms, landslides and the evacuation of residents.Justin Sullivan/Getty Images A major breach in Abbotsford’s Sumas Embankment successfully repaired this weekend, halting water flow from the … Read more

BC Races to Get Vets to Flooded Farms to Avoid Farming Disasters

On Tuesday, November 16, 2021, a boat will sail over flooded farmland in Abbotsford, BC.DARYL DYCK/The Canadian Press As the week went on, the messages grew more and more desperate. A farmer asked for help with her cows, which had been in the water for days. Others asked for livestock shelters or assistance in transporting … Read more