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Vancouver To Target AirBnb, $1k Fine if Unlicensed

To combat shortage of rentals in the city, Vancouver passed a by law limiting short term rentals. This ban does not affect individuals renting out their own place / principal residence, but affects businesses or individuals who own or rent our more than one property. Vancouver's real estate prices have been through the roof, and … Continue reading Vancouver To Target AirBnb, $1k Fine if Unlicensed

Amazon To Hire 1,000 IT Pros in Vancouver, Open 2nd Office

No no, This is not their 2nd HQ office. Amazon is opening a second office in Vancouver to grow their team from 1,000 tech professionals to 2,000 within the next few years. Alexandre Gagnon, Amazon Canada VP said: ÔÇťAmazon is excited to continue growing our workforce throughout Canada. We are among the largest employers of … Continue reading Amazon To Hire 1,000 IT Pros in Vancouver, Open 2nd Office

Trump Scared Amazon, or Why Canada Might Get Amazon HQ2

You must be living under a rock if you did not hear about Amazon's plan to add a new city to host their second head office. Different publications, blogs and mediums have rushed to the internet with their predictions. Cities like Denver, Colorado, and Austin, TX area as well as Chicago were being highlighted as … Continue reading Trump Scared Amazon, or Why Canada Might Get Amazon HQ2

Toronto and Montreal Among Canadian Cities Competing for Amazon HQ2

Canadian cities are jumping at a chance to host Amazon second head office in North America. Amazon announced few weeks ago that they are looking for a second city to call home for their second head office. Amazon is ready to hire 50,000 employees and invest $5b over the next 15 years. It is now … Continue reading Toronto and Montreal Among Canadian Cities Competing for Amazon HQ2

Whole Foods / Amazon To Deliver Groceries in Toronto and Vancouver

Amazon just took over Whole Foods last week it is already making plans to do grocery deliveries in Toronto and Vancouver areas. This is on top of slashing prices on hundreds of products. You will need to have a Prime Account on Amazon, and if reports are true you will be able to order and … Continue reading Whole Foods / Amazon To Deliver Groceries in Toronto and Vancouver