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Consumer Life | Feb 16, 2011 | 2:59

Condo buyers beware

A lawyer warns that it is unclear who would be on the hook for any problems at the former Olympic Village, the CBC's Eric Rankin reports

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News - Eviction fearsDec 8, 2011 | 2:02News Eviction fears Video
News Eviction fears Dec 8, 2011 | 2:02People in social housing at Vancouver's former Olympic Village say they can't pay the utility bills
News - Olympic impactOct 25, 2011 | 2:03News Olympic impact Video
News Olympic impact Oct 25, 2011 | 2:03A new report suggests the 2010 Olympic Games boosted both the economy and greenhouse gases in Vancouver, reports the CBC's Tim Weekes
News - Village sales updateOct 18, 2011 | 2:06News Village sales update Video
News Village sales update Oct 18, 2011 | 2:06Three-quarters of the former Olympic Village is now full, but taxpayers are still on the hook for millions, reports the CBC's Kirk Williams
News - Village energy billsOct 12, 2011 | 2:04News Village energy bills Video
News Village energy bills Oct 12, 2011 | 2:04Vancouver's former Olympic Village was supposed to be energy-efficient, but some residents have high bills, reports the CBC's Kirk Williams
Finance - Olympic turnaroundMay 18, 2011 | 2:09Finance Olympic turnaround Video
Finance Olympic turnaround May 18, 2011 | 2:09More businesses are preparing to open in Vancouver's former Olympic Village as more residents move in, the CBC's Kirk Williams reports
News - Olympic WikiLeaksApr 29, 2011 | 1:47News Olympic WikiLeaks Video
News Olympic WikiLeaks Apr 29, 2011 | 1:47Taxpayers spent almost $1B on security for the 2010 Olympics, but documents show there were no major threats, the CBC's Leah Hendry reports
News - Olympic village lossesApr 8, 2011 | 2:22News Olympic village losses Video
News Olympic village losses Apr 8, 2011 | 2:22The City of Vancouver confirmed that it'll lose tens of millions of dollars on the Olympic Village project, the CBC's Kirk Williams reports
The National - Women's Ski Jumping ApprovedApr 6, 2011 | 1:50The National Women's Ski Jumping Approved Video
The National Women's Ski Jumping Approved Apr 6, 2011 | 1:50The International Olympic Committee has announced women's ski jumping will be added to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Consumer Life - Olympic Village woesApr 5, 2011 | 2:24Consumer Life Olympic Village woes Video
Consumer Life Olympic Village woes Apr 5, 2011 | 2:24More residents of Vancouver's former Olympic Village have joined a lawsuit claiming shoddy construction, the CBC's Kirk Williams reports
Finance - Olympic village lawsuitMar 16, 2011 | 2:01Finance Olympic village lawsuit Video
Finance Olympic village lawsuit Mar 16, 2011 | 2:01Condo owners at Vancouver's former Olympic Village launched a lawsuit because of allegedly shoddy suites, the CBC's Kirk Williams reports
Consumer Life - Village heating concernsMar 1, 2011 | 1:53Consumer Life Village heating concerns Video
Consumer Life Village heating concerns Mar 1, 2011 | 1:53A cold snap has uncovered what could be a big problem with the heating system at the former Olympic Village, the CBC's Ben Hadaway reports
Sports - Gold-medal Olympic partyFeb 24, 2011 | 2:54Sports Gold-medal Olympic party Video
Sports Gold-medal Olympic party Feb 24, 2011 | 2:54A plan to recreate the excitement of Canada's men's hockey win gets the cold shoulder from Vancouver city hall, the CBC's Alan Waterman reports
News - Olympic housing flapFeb 22, 2011 | 2:01News Olympic housing flap Video
News Olympic housing flap Feb 22, 2011 | 2:01As marketers celebrate high condo sales at the former Olympic Village, protesters plan to stop the sales, the CBC's Tim Weekes reports
Finance - Olympic Village discountedFeb 17, 2011 | 1:58Finance Olympic Village discounted Video
Finance Olympic Village discounted Feb 17, 2011 | 1:58Condos at the former Olympic Village will go on the sale Friday at an average price-reduction of 30 per cent, the CBC's Leah Hendry reports
Consumer Life - Condo buyers bewareFeb 16, 2011 | 2:59Consumer Life Condo buyers beware Video
Consumer Life Condo buyers beware Feb 16, 2011 | 2:59A lawyer warns that it is unclear who would be on the hook for any problems at the former Olympic Village, the CBC's Eric Rankin reports

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