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HOMEFINDER: Young entrepreneur plans to tackle rental housing crisis

Terra Floor Plans sells digital plans for multi-family rental homes

No joking: Victoria entrepreneur wants to clean and press your comic books

Cameron Hacault finds niche reviving people’s comic collections

Homes are barge-bound for second chance

San Juan Community Home Trust and Nickel Bros. give homes new life

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Sears Canada job losses very sad, says former executive
Shopper sad about Sears, as chain holds liquidation sales

Victoria entrepreneur Kwench-ing the thirst for productivity, space

Co-working spaces answer need to watch costs for solo workers, growing companies

U-Bicycle plans to ride into Esquimalt

Dockless bike share service launched last fall in Victoria, aims to spread across CRD

Johnson Street balcony fire extinguished quickly, prompts major response

Five trucks, 16 firefighters attend after person sets clothes on fire

V2V ship tours offer hospitality, info on harbour-to-harbour services

Open houses planned for next few weekends on Victoria’s Inner Harbour

Windsor eatery re-opens this week in Oak Bay

Winsdsor Café’s soft opening is March 8, with a grand opening planned for March 24

Oak Bay News celebrates women in business with laughter

Guests also heard from Victoria Women’s Transition House Society

Victoria Clipper V makes inaugural voyage on Victoria to Seattle run

Large high-speed catamaran slightly faster, includes business class seating

Victoria playing host to regional farm market conference

Food industry experts to attend three-day networking event, which is open to the public

New retailer in Victoria’s Bay Centre could be win-win for shoppers

Mall chooses not to confirm merchant name, but reports indicate Winners is coming downtown

Women in Business:

Oak Bay News celebrates women with a special supplement Feb. 28 in print

Largest Clipper sets sail Thursday for Seattle on inaugural run from Victoria

High-speed catamaran the largest in company’s fleet, capable of carrying 440 passengers

A work of art for real estate golden anniversary

Three generations of Zieglers and 50 years of real estate

Buckerfields targets booming West Shore

New store set to open April 1 in Langford Parkway location

New Victoria graving dock will offer high-paying jobs

New facility will reuse and treat any water required for repair process

2018 prognosis for commercial real estate markets good for Greater Victoria

Rising development costs, end-user pricing will peak, but optimism remains for success in aftermath

HOMEFINDER: Loneliness or finances may motivate home sharing

Together is better, says Victoria-based organization founder