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Learn about Passive House Design and Construction in Vancouver and Victoria

January 4, 2017

In August 2016 the BC Government announced its Climate Leadership Plan to achieve 2050 GHG emissions targets. The plan outlines…

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Metro Vancouver Zero Waste Conference: Nov. 3

October 17, 2016

Rethinking material inputs to scaling transformative business models Cross-cutting discussions on Innovation in the Marketplace Instigating a Repair and Reuse…

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Proposed 2017 Tipping Fee and Solid Waste Disposal Bylaw Changes

September 1, 2016

The Tipping Fee and Solid Waste Disposal Regulation Bylaw describes solid waste regulations as well as tipping fees for waste…

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BC’s Climate Leadership Plan

August 19, 2016

Read BC’s Climate Leadership Plan here. A full list of steps are outlined in the document. Here are a few…

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Registration is open for BC Housing’s Building Smart with Thermal Comfort Webinar Aug 25

August 12, 2016

Register today for Building Smart with Thermal Comfort, Solar Control and Passive Cooling webinar, Thursday, August 25, 2016. Residential building…

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Vancouver to eliminate new greenhouse gas building emissions by 2030

July 13, 2016

Vancouver city planners have unveiled a new strategy to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions from new constructions by 2030. “The Zero Emissions New…

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UDI Response to Zero Emissions Building Plan

July 12, 2016

Today, the Zero Emissions Building Plan (ZEBP) is being presented to council. The ZEBP targets “to reduce emissions from new…

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Zero Emissions Building Plan Letter to Council

July 12, 2016

To read the full letter, click on the link below: Ltr G. Robertson July 11 2016 Zero Emissions Building Plan

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Project Delivery Models Course (Affinity Institute) – Sept 27

June 23, 2016

Project Delivery Models 2016  Chaired by: Doug Sanders, Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP September 27th, 2016    SFU Segal Graduate School of…

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REFBC Land Awards 2016

May 4, 2016

Every two years, REFBC hosts the Land Awards Gala, where we recognize innovation, leadership and collaboration in sustainable land use….

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Housing Choice and Environmental Impact Calculator

April 4, 2016

The Housing Choice and Environmental Impacts Calculator is a new tool that communicates the trade-offs of different housing choices in…

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MNP UDI Economic Impact Study

June 9, 2013

In this report, MNP examined the economic impacts of British Columbia’s property development industry and its associated value chain. View…

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Featured Events

U40 Speaker Series: The Public Hearing Process Isn't Working - How Do We Fix It?

November 19 @ 5:00 pm

Public Hearings are frustrating for everyone; home builders, members of the public, elected officials and staff. Some voices are too...

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UDI Luncheon - Craig Wright, 2020 Economic Outlook

November 26 @ 11:30 am

Join RBC Chief Economist, Craig Wright, as he presents a global and national economic outlook. What could Brexit, trade wars...

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UDI Seminar: Contaminated Sites

November 28 @ 7:15 am

Join us and our panel for a technical update on contaminated site regulations. Learn first hand from the perspective of...

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