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UDI Statement on the New Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister Hon. Selina Robinson Appointed to Premier John Horgan’s Cabinet

July 18, 2017

UDI looks forward to working with the Hon. Selina Robinson in building communities that include affordable housing where it’s needed…

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Building Near TransLink Guideways

July 11, 2017

At the June 16th Coquitlam Liaison Committee meeting, TransLink staff presented the following PowerPoint about building near their guideways: CoCoq and…

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UDI Letter on Wildlands

July 11, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment about the wildlands land use standard.  View the letter here: Wildland letter…

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UDI Letter on High Density Standards

July 11, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment on our recommendation for the definition of high density standards. View…

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Preliminary Insights from the BC Energy Step Code Costing Study

July 11, 2017

Today’s Webinar: “Preliminary Insights from the BC Energy Step Code Costing Study” Presentation: “Preliminary Results of BC Energy Step Code Costing Study,” Dave…

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UDI Letter John Horgan – June 2017

July 4, 2017

UDI Letter to John Horgan June 27, 2017

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Media Release – State of the Market Q1-2017

May 29, 2017

NEW MULTI-FAMILY HOUSING AVAILABILITY FALLS OFF A CLIFF ACROSS METRO VANCOUVER   VANCOUVER, BC —Availability of new multi-family housing has…

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2017 Provincial Election – Housing Platforms

May 5, 2017

UDI has compiled a chart of all major political party platforms with a focus on the issues related to the development industry….

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UDI Response to Ministry Requests for Comments on Updated Omnibus Guidance Documents

May 1, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment about the Updated Omnibus Guidance Documents. UDI is generally supportive of the…

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Energy Step Code amendment to BC Building Code effective immediately

April 11, 2017

Note below from Andrew Pape-Salmon, Executive Director, Building and Safety Standards Branch:   I am pleased to announce the introduction…

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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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Featured Events

UDI Seminar: Open for Business - Coquitlam

November 28 @ 7:30 am

Coquitlam is one of the fastest growing communities in the Lower Mainland and is surrounded by a rich natural landscape....

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UDI U40 Leadership Breakfast with Cynthia Melosky

November 30 @ 7:30 am

We are excited to announce our November Leadership Breakfast will be hosted by Cynthia Melosky, Vice President Development at Polygon.

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UDI Vancouver - December Reception 2017 (Members Only)

December 13 @ 5:00 pm

It's UDI's annual Winter Reception, a festive event for UDI Members, public officials and special invited guests. There are no formalities to this...

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