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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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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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Grandview-Woodlands Draft Community Plan

June 27, 2016

The City of Vancouver has unveiled a new draft community plan for the Grandview Woodlands neighbourhood. The plan, which is…

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Project Delivery Models Course (Affinity Institute) – Sept 27

June 23, 2016

Project Delivery Models 2016  Chaired by: Doug Sanders, Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP September 27th, 2016    SFU Segal Graduate School of…

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Media Release – UDI on Housing Affordability Government Action

June 22, 2016

Vancouver – Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson today pressed the provincial government to take action against owners of vacant homes, namely through…

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Proposed new inflationary adjustments of DCL, CAC Targets & Density Bonus Contributions

June 22, 2016

Please be advised that new inflation adjusted DCL rates, Fixed Rate CAC Targets and Density Bonus contributions are proposed to…

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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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