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Expensive hotel rooms or affordable housing?

By Robert Vandenberg If you haven’t already, visit the new “boutique hotel” in Old Chelsea. The tastefully designed, funky-blue, three-storey development is tucked snuggly behind Café Les Saisons. A “loft” room-for-two in mid-April is advertised at $472 a night. A...

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