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UDI Response to New Provincial Housing Statistics

July 7, 2016

Today, BC’s Minister of Finance said there is “room for improvement” when it comes to housing starts, which supports the…

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Changes for Local Governments Under Section 5 of the Building Act

July 6, 2016

To read the full article, please see the attached PDF. Changes for Local Governments Under Section 5 of the Building…

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What Local Governments Need to Know about the Building Act

July 6, 2016

To read the full article, please see the attached PDF. What Local Governments Need to Know About the Building Act

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Vancouver appoints new general manager of development services, buildings and licensing

July 4, 2016

June 30 2016 “Kaye’s demonstrated leadership will ensure that we make developing a building or licensing a business easier in…

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Building Homes for Boomerennials: Better Common Area Amenities?

June 30, 2016

(This is part 3 of a 4 part series.)  When it comes to housing and communities, the Boomers and Millennials share…

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Boomerennials are over Fitness but into Health and Wellness

June 30, 2016

(This is part 2 of a 4 part series.) When it comes to housing and communities, the Boomers and Millennials share…

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Maybe I’m Wrong? Maybe The Boomers Don’t Want Condos or Apartments at All?

June 30, 2016

In 2015, I wrote a book called The Stackable Boomer. This is an excerpt.  The Nay-Sayers are Noted: Maybe the Boomers Aren’t…

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WeWork Launches WeLive: Something New that’s Really Very Old.

June 30, 2016

The idea of shared living space is nothing new. But on the other hand it’s entirely new in the hands…

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Planning Neighbourhoods for Boomerennials: Ideas that Work for Everyone.

June 30, 2016

When it comes to housing and communities, the Boomers and Millennials share many of the same needs and wants. Maybe…

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Millennialoomers? Boomerennials?

June 30, 2016

When it comes to housing and communities, the Boomers and Millennials share many of the same needs and wants. Maybe…

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Featured Events

UDI Luncheon - The City of Vancouver "Housing Reset"

September 26 @ 11:30 am

The City of Vancouver "Housing Reset" Join Gil Kelley, Kaye Krishna, and Kathleen Llewellyn-Thomas of the City of Vancouver at our first luncheon of the...

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UDI Seminar: Part 2 Energy Step Code (ESC) Updates - Costing & Implementation of Airtightness Testing

October 5 @ 7:30 am

...Part 2 of the Energy Step Code (ESC) Update Seminars  UDI has gathered local and international experts to talk about further...

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