Blog by MJ Ankenman

Vancouver The Start Up City

August 13th, 2007

I belong to several tech chats that are full of interesting info by interesting people. Although some of the chats can get pretty technical and a bit over my head often there is leading edge info about products. newsworthy announcements and the best place to have a beer!

Today Kris Krug linked to this article about Vancouver being a great place to invest in and/or be involved in for t ...

Facebook & Real Estate & SnoCones

August 12th, 2007

My tech guru, Robert Sanzalone of PacificIT has started a live podcast tech talk on TalkShoe, Friday evenings. I participated this week and spoke about blogging, Facebook and Snocones.

Summer Market Boiling

August 4th, 2007

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that total residential sales increased by 41.8 % ( 27.9% for condos in downtown Vancouver) compared to July 2006. This figure represents the second highest number of sales during the month of July in the Board's history.

Some of this increase in sales could be the result of the recent interest rate increase as new buyers try t ...