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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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Foreign Buyers Tax Exemptions & BC Budget

March 7, 2017

The Urban Development Institute appreciates exemptions to the Foreign Buyers Tax for foreign workers with work permits. Thank you letter…

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Building Act Updates: Unrestricted Matters

March 2, 2017

The Province has amended the Building Act General Regulation to add additional items to the unrestricted matters list. Unrestricted matters…

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Media Statement: 2017 Provincial Budget

February 21, 2017

BC Budget 2017 Includes Property Tax Relief for First-Time Homebuyers & 5,000+ Units of Affordable Housing First-time homebuyers will get…

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Featured Events

UDI Luncheon: The Buzz on BC Politics, Election & Budget

February 15 @ 11:30 am

Everyone’s buzzing about what changes the upcoming Provincial Budget will bring.  With so much expectation on the table, there’s no...

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UDI Seminar: What does the BC Budget mean to you?

February 22 @ 7:00 am

Join us for a post-budget analysis from thought leaders and experts who will share their insights on Feb. 20 budget...

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UDI Seminar: Making Sense of the Rise in Commercial Strata

March 1 @ 7:30 am

As commercial strata gains popularity, questions surrounding profitability, affordability, and sustainability continue to rise. This breakfast panel will dig into...

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