Typically, you can purchase new acoustic or digital pianos from music stores such as:
Costco also offers digital keyboards, great for beginner students (you can read consumer reviews, which are helpful in making a choice).
Specialized piano stores in Vancouver include:
Used Pianos can be found at the above specialized piano stores.
However, when purchasing pianos from private owners, buyer beware! The condition or quality of the pianos have not been checked by a piano technician, and you don’t want to pay more for a piano that requires expensive repairs.
The value of a piano depends on many factors such as name, model number, year, and whether the piano requires repairs, whether it has been regularly tuned, where it was placed, etc. Just because a piano looks good on the outside does not mean it’s a good piano, and vice versa.