It’s hard to miss how the construction industry is booming in the Langford, Colwood and View Royal municipalities. With the severely unaffordable real estate market in Victoria, more affordable family and multi-family housing units are enticing many retirees, first-time home buyers and newcomers to the West Shore.

The life span of this West Shore boom is projected to continue for another 15 years. So, for this issue, we approached a few local developers and asked them to fill us in on the type of community amenities they are building into their projects and the legacy they hope to put in place for future generations.

Deb Alcadinho, founder of Westshore Women’s Business Network (WWBN), a successful networking organization for business & professional women shares how networking & collaboration is the way of the future. They can definitely lead to more success for women in particular—not just in business but in other areas of their lives, too