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Why is Now the Best

Time to Invest in a Laneway Home?

Interest Rates
Are Low
Property Vacancy Rate
Is at 1.1%
Vancouver’s Population
Is Increasing

Laneway Home Investment Performance


How Much Does It Cost?

The average laneway home costs just


Discover how a laneway home can multiply your investment.


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Return on Investment


Monthly Rental Income


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Things to Know About Laneway Homes

What is a
Laneway Home?

A Laneway Home is a small home at the rear of a property or close to a lane that varies in size from 550sq ft to 940 sq ft. Typically, they have around two to three bedrooms as well as a kitchen, bathroom, living room and utility room - essentially making it a small home.

What are the

In the past decade, laneway homes have become a popular type of development within the Vancouver region because they offer a great solution for areas with high population densities and increase the diversity of rental properties in the Vancouver Area. In addition to this, they offer options for multigenerational families who are looking for an investment that benefits themselves as well as their families.

What type of
Regulations are there?

The process of getting your laneway housing plans approved can be complicated, which is where VGC can help. The City of Vancouver requires laneway builders to check site eligibility, complete full site analysis and review.

Our Laneway Home Models

The Richard

The Emmerson

The Parker

Who We Are

Vancouver General Contractors is a full-service Design, Plan, and Build firm helping to make our clients’ renovation dreams come true. We are Vancouver’s #1 Laneway Home Developer, assisting homeowners in the Vancouver area for over ten years.

We handle everything from estimates and city permits to interior design and contracting, making the renovation process as simple as possible for our clients. Our certified 3 Step Process ensures quality, efficiency and transparency - values that VGC stands by.

Our Award-Winning 3 Step Process

We simplify your home renovations in just 3 steps

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Our award-winning interior design team creates a concept design and 3D Rendering of your future home. This also includes a detailed quote of your desired project.

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With the help of our experts, we will help you select the materials that will complete your desired aesthetic and timeline. We handle all permit applications and documentation.

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This part is simple - Sit back, relax, and see our team bring your vision to life through our Online Monitoring Platform. Our project managers update you every step of the way.


Trust In Our Work

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Quick Response

You’ll receive a response from a specialist within 24 hours.

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2-5-10 Year Warranty

Your renovation covered with Our industry leading warranty.

Price Match Guarantee

Price Match Guarantee

We will not be undersold on any renovation.

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No Commitments

There’s absolutely no pressure or commitment to buy.

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“I was introduced to Vancouver General Contractors by a friend who had a kitchen and 2 bathrooms completely renovated. They came highly recommended as on-schedule, on-budget and very professional.”.

John D.L.

“I have passed on my great experiences with the build team to my friends and family and would not think to take the chance on another builder to work on my major renovation plans.”

Kyle A

“I recently used Vancouver General Contractors for a custom home and was very pleased with their attention to detail - just the little things, I came home to a fresh, clean, newly build a home in record time.”

Peter W.

"Just had my kitchen renovated. The difference is day and night. The contractor was very skilled and respectful of keeping everything as clean as possible. I’m impressed by the workmanship."

Dianne E.

"THANK YOU for our Dream Kitchen. We love it. I wouldn’t want any other contractor working on my project. The stress and headache relief were worth every dollar. All the best."

Monty E.

"Vancouver General Contractors are really very helpful and I had a very pleasant experience throughout the complete renovation process. I found the value when I worked with them, they are experienced in concept design, interior design, product selection and final finishing."

Frank Xu.

"Amazing service, got my kitchen done with them, looks great and was dine in a timely manner. I also compared there price with 3 other companies and they were by far the beat in the market. Thank you Hussain for the amazing service!"

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