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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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VIDEO: Bob Rennie 2016 UDI Address

June 6, 2016

“We have to change the narrative” Bob Rennie of Rennie Marketing Systems delivers his final address to the Urban Development…

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Opinion: ‘Time to move forward with transit’ by Anne McMullin

June 6, 2016

Last week, Peter Fassbender, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development and Minister Responsible for TransLink, announced $246 million of…

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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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UDI Annual Report 2015/2016

May 12, 2016

For a recap of the the Urban Development Institute’s activity over the past year, including policy advocacy, events, committees/partnerships, and…

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UDIBC Donation Page for Alberta Fire Relief

May 10, 2016

A donation page has been set-up for the Red Cross. Urgent emergency services are required to support displaced individuals and families….

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REFBC Land Awards 2016

May 4, 2016

Every two years, REFBC hosts the Land Awards Gala, where we recognize innovation, leadership and collaboration in sustainable land use….

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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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Sale & Adaptive Re-use Of Mountain View School Revelstoke, BC

April 11, 2016

The objective of this RFP is tosecure a new owner for the1914 Mountain View SchoolBuilding. This is a once ina lifetime…

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Featured Events

UDI Luncheon - "Back to the Future" Michael Ferreira 2018

October 16 @ 11:30 am

How we got here and what you need to know to prepare for what's next.

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UDI Seminar: The BC Energy Step Code Updates and What They Mean for You

October 30 @ 7:15 am

Discover how the BC Energy Step Code has recently been updated to work better and set the path for all...

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