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UDI Letter on the Capital Gains Inclusion Rate

March 21, 2017

The Honourable William Francis Morneau Minister of Finance Department of Finance Canada 90 Elgin Street Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G5 Dear…

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New Sprinkler Requirements for Four-Storey Wood-Frame Buildings

March 15, 2017

An update to the BC Building Code will require fire sprinklers to be installed on the balconies of all new…

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Housing Data & Statistics: Cheat Sheet

March 14, 2017

BC Assessment, Property Information & Trends Province-wide property assessment information, as well as regional assessment information. See also for Quarterly…

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Metro Vancouver Breakfast – Regional Collaboration, Interconnected Urban Centres, Regional Prosperity

March 2, 2017

Wednesday March 8, 2017 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM British Columbia Institute of Technology 555 Seymour Street, Vancouver In a…

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UDI Letter in Support of the Draft Metrotown Downtown Plan

March 2, 2017

February 22, 2017 Lou Pelletier Director, Planning and Building City of Burnaby 4949 Canada Way Burnaby, BC V5G 1M2  …

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Survey: Cycling amenities in new construction projects

February 23, 2017

HUB Cycling and industry partners are conducting a research project on cycling amenities in new construction projects. We invite you…

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Member Newsletter – January 2017

January 30, 2017

Member Newsletter   |   January 2017 ​This bulletin updates our stakeholders on UDI news, advocacy work, legislation, events, surveys,…

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Opinion: UDI on Transit Roundtable Discussions

October 26, 2016

We are all in agreement – density and transit belong together. The BC Government’s recent roundtable discussions resulted in a…

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UDI on National Housing Strategy

September 29, 2016

The Federal Government is currently seeking feedback on a new National Housing Strategy to address housing affordability throughout Canada. The…

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UDI Letter on Housing Mix Policy

September 7, 2016

Please see the attached UDI letter responding to the Housing Mix Policy. Ltr Mayor Robertson July 11 2016 Housing Mix…

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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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City of Vancouver grapples with development permit overload

July 27, 2016

Some developers are claiming that the city of Vancouver’s backlog of development permits has gotten so bad, they are waiting…

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Featured Events

Sonja Trauss, SFBARF Founder and "Yes In My Backyard" (YIMBY) Advocate

March 31 @ 7:30 am

​San Francisco-based housing density advocate Sonja Trauss is leading the charge on building more housing options, from tall towers to condos to...

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Rennie Market Intelligence, Vice President, Andrew Ramlo

April 20 @ 11:30 am

Meet the man behind Bob Rennie's stats and research... UDI is pleased to present for our April luncheon an exclusive...

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Women of UDI Networking Night

April 25 @ 5:00 pm

Spring is just around the corner, let's reconnect with colleagues and meet new faces in the industry with the Women...

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