Vancouver New Homes Directory
The Vancouver Canada New Homes Directory is designed to be the most simple, easy to use real estate resource on the web, for finding new homes in Vancouver for sale, new home builders, and new home communities in Vancouver, BC British Columbia. You may search for new homes and new condos in Vancouver Canada by Price, Location, Builders, and by Master Planned Communities.
Vancouver Canada is a coastal city and major seaport located in the Lower Mainland of southwestern British Columbia, Canada. It is the largest city in both British Columbia and Western Canada and the second largest after Seattle in Cascadia.
Vancouver BC is bounded by the Strait of Georgia, Burrard Inlet, the Fraser River, the city of Burnaby, and the University Endowment Lands. Vancouver is named after Captain George Vancouver, a British explorer.
Vancouver BC is consistently ranked one of the three most livable cities in the world. According to a 2008 report by Mercer Human Resource Consulting for example, Vancouver has the fourth highest quality of living in the world, after Zürich, Vienna and Geneva and ranked first in a survey by magazine The Economist.
On July 2, 2003, the International Olympic Committee selected Vancouver as the host city for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Athletes and spectators from around the world will gather in Vancouver and the alpine resort of Whistler in February and March 2010 to celebrate winter sporting excellence. The Games, along with the region's spectacular natural playground and its vibrant venues, will put Vancouver in the spotlight as a premier sporting destination.