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CBC Discussion with Anne McMullin and David Eby

June 10, 2016

High house prices are making home ownership an unaffordable dream for many in Vancouver. So what’s the solution? CBC’s Natalie…

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Vancouver CACs hurt growth B.C.-wide, industry says

June 1, 2016

Vancouver doesn’t know what it’s missing, says a commercial real estate industry group that’s taking the city to task for…

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Housing costs ‘clear and present danger’ to Metro’s economy

May 20, 2016

Metro Vancouver is one of the world’s most livable cities, but skyrocketing housing costs and inadequate transportation systems are eroding its ability…

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UDI Affordability Index: Homes get further and further out of reach in Vancouver

May 20, 2016

Owning a home in Vancouver gets further and further out of reach with each passing month. Just three per cent…

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Britco Plant Tour

April 20, 2016

Britco will be hosting a tour of their modular construction facility in Agassiz. During the tour, you’ll see the various…

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Getting to Groundbreaking Report: Year 2 – Focus on WoodFrame Apartments

April 12, 2016

Getting to Groundbreaking (G2G) examines the residential building approval process in the metro Vancouver region. The second year of the…

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UDI Congratulates the Federal Government for Transit Funding

April 7, 2016

The Urban Development Institute (UDI) applauds today’s announcement by the Federal to provide $460 million over the next three years…

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Building Smart with Air and Vapour Barriers

April 6, 2016

The Homeowner Protection Office (HPO) is offering a 2-hour Building Smart Seminar   Date: Thursday, April 28, 2016 and Wednesday,…

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UDI Editor-at-Large David Allison

April 1, 2016

APRIL 1st, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Urban Development Institute Names David Allison as UDI Editor-at-Large   The Urban Development…

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Mid Rise Construction Webinar March 30

March 23, 2016

Mid-Rise Construction Webinar March 30, 2016 – 10:00  am PST (1:00 pm EST) The Mid-Rise Wood Frame Construction Guide has…

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2016 Federal Budget

March 23, 2016

The Federal Government released their 2016 budget on Tuesday, March 22. The budget highlighted the Governments’ intent to invest in…

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What $1 Million Buys You In Global Real Estate

March 15, 2016

According to The Wealth Report 2016, Monaco remained the world’s most expensive residential real estate market on a square-meter basis,…

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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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