Search for apartments, houses, condos and other properties for rent on the Rent Board of Canada. A military guard of honour will kick off an outdoor ceremony, and launch a series of multi-media entertainments for Canada Month in London, featuring celebrities, including photographer Yousuf Karsh, writer Margaret Atwood, director Robert Lepage and Egoyan.
You used to be able to take an excavator, crunch a house and take it to the landfill,” said Jim Connelly, the sales manager for southern Vancouver Island at Nickel Brothers , which moves about 100 homes a year on the commercial market and has transported seven so far for the Friday Harbor project and plans to move five more.
The theme of Canada runs through the artworks: Andrew Wright has photographed Canadian forests, Joe Fafard has created a sculpture of a bison and Gathie Falk has sculpted a humorous arsenal of snowballs (we’re told that crafting the perfect snowball is a rite of passage for every Canadian school child).
The British Columbia room in Canada house, featuring a carpet with a design by lessLIE, Stan Hunt’s Supernatural Raven, a pendant chandelier by Propellor, a coffee table designed by Brent Comber and Gathrie Falk’s Pieces of Water #8 (Falkland Islands) (1982).
The hope is that Canadian startups will see Canada House as a landing spot and a bit of a safe zone,” said Joanne Fedeyko, executive director of the C100, an organization of Silicon Valley-based Canadian tech entrepreneurs and executives aimed at helping Canadian startups navigate the Bay area.