Langford Voted #1 Most Resilient City in BC and Best Place for Work in BC

When COVID-19 reached B.C.’s shores in early 2020—and society as we know it ground to a halt—the disease triggered the greatest public health crisis in living memory. Several months into the pandemic, we have a better sense of the risks to human health, but the longer-term impact on the economic health of our communities looks less certain. “We… Read more »

City of Langford Adds Its Support to Island Good Program

The City of Langford has added its support to the Island Good program, which launched in 2018 as a place brand to help shoppers identify Vancouver Island made and produced goods and services. The City’s support means Langford businesses and producers can now join the program as a licensee at no charge, with a complimentary… Read more »

Victoria Appears Prime For Industrial Strata Speculation

With a 0.7 per cent vacancy rate – the lowest in North America – and average lease rates the highest in Canada, Victoria, B.C. appears ripe for the type of speculative strata industrial development now common in Metro Vancouver. But local agents say the small market of 9.3 million square feet remains driven by owner-occupiers.… Read more »

Regional Housing First Program Delivers 282-Units of Affordable Homes to Langford and View Royal

The Capital Region Housing Corporation (CRHC) has completed two affordable rental projects on the West Shore with nearly 300 residences scheduled for December move-ins. Spencer Close, a 130-unit complex in Langford along the 2700-block of Spencer Road, features one and two-bedroom layouts with in-suite laundry and available on-site parking. Qualification for one-bedroom homes requires an annual… Read more »