Steve Saretsky Interviews Frances Bula on Vancouver Housing Issues

Steve Saretsky interviews Frances Bula

In this episode of #TheSaretskyShow Steve sits down with Frances Bula to discuss all the issues around Vancouver housing.

Frances is a highly respected reporter who does a lot of work with The Globe & Mail and has a very loyal following on her blog Frances mostly covers city life and politics. In this interview I keep it strictly to housing in Vancouver.

Some of the things we discuss include, the current affordability crisis, has Vancouver always been this expensive? What does Frances thinks about densification and if or what areas she believes should be densified. We also focus on Airbnb in Vancouver and if she feels the two can peacefully co-exist. I’ve discussed before how Airbnb Investments in Vancouver a Cash Cow. 

Frances is very well versed on all these topics and her insights were extremely valuable. I hope you are able to gain some good take aways from this interview as well.


0:26 Introduction

2:00 How long have you been running your blog?

3:54 What’s your take on Vancouver housing?

6:15 Have Vancouver prices always been too high?

8:27 What areas in Vancouver need to densify?

13:57 Rezoning Vancouver

17:50 In a perfect world what kind of densification would you like to see?

20:10 What are your thoughts on Airbnb in Vancouver?

23:35 How can Airbnb peacefully co exist in Vancouver?

26:45 What do you think Vancouver needs to implement tomorrow to help correct the current housing crisis in Vancouver?


  1. buy cheap MUT 18 Coins

    I don’t have the slightest idea

  2. Notice: Undefined variable: user_id in /home/ on line 167
    PoE orbs

    PoE orbs

    were so proud of you.

  3. Notice: Undefined variable: user_id in /home/ on line 167
    buy poe items

    buy poe items

    I’ve been through this!

  4. Notice: Undefined variable: user_id in /home/ on line 167
    Chad Haskett

    I love your blog.. very nice colors & theme. Did you create this website yourself? Plz reply back as I’m looking to create my own blog and would like to know wheere u got this from. thanks

  5. I love your writing style truly loving this website .

  6. Undeniably believe that which you stated. Your favorite justification seemed to be on the internet the easiest thing to be aware of. I say to you, I certainly get annoyed while people think about worries that they plainly don’t know about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top as well as defined out the whole thing without having side effect , people could take a signal. Will likely be back to get more. Thanks

  7. Perfectly written content material, thanks for information .

  8. After all, what a great site and informative posts, I will upload inbound link – bookmark this web site? Regards, Reader.

  9. I loved as much as you will receive carried out right here. The sketch is attractive, your authored subject matter stylish. nonetheless, you command get bought an edginess over that you wish be delivering the following. unwell unquestionably come more formerly again since exactly the same nearly very often inside case you shield this hike.

  10. I have recently started a blog, the information you provide on this web site has helped me tremendously. Thank you for all of your time & work.

  11. I was suggested this website by my cousin. I’m not sure whether this post is written by him as nobody else know such detailed about my trouble. You are incredible! Thanks!

  12. Thank you for every other wonderful article. The place else may just anybody get that kind of info in such a perfect means of writing? I’ve a presentation subsequent week, and I am at the look for such info.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here