Beautiful, eclectic, iconic, Pacific harbour towns: the words describe both Vancouver and San Francisco. Yet the two cities have taken different directions in the treatment of renters.
In This Series
Infographic: Cities of Renters, Vancouver vs. San Francisco
How two West Coast housing markets stack up. Part of a series.
Generation Rent: Cities of Renters
While Vancouver worships homeowners, San Francisco tenants are first-class citizens. First in a series.
Generation Rent: San Francisco's Citizen Tenants
Why does San Fran's tenant majority have so much more clout than Vancouver's? Second in a series.
Generation Rent: Urban Facelifts Serve the Well-Heeled
Do nicer neighbourhoods price residents out of their homes? Third in a series.
Generation Rent: The Secret to a Great Rental Home
A visit to San Fran and my new place revealed it. Last in a series.