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Housing Vancouver Report (also referred to as ‘The Mayor’s Housing Reset’)

July 27, 2017

The Housing Vancouver report recommends aggressive housing supply targets. Draft targets call for 72,000 new housing units to be built by 2026. This plan prioritizes the…

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UDI letter to City of Vancouver re: DCL increases

July 20, 2017

The City of Vancouver is planning to increase Development Cost Levies (DCLs) on all projects. At issue is the perception that…

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UDI Statement on the New Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister Hon. Selina Robinson Appointed to Premier John Horgan’s Cabinet

July 18, 2017

UDI looks forward to working with the Hon. Selina Robinson in building communities that include affordable housing where it’s needed…

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District of North Vancouver – Development Servicing Bylaw 8145 presentation – Wed July 19, 3:00 – 4:30pm

July 14, 2017

To Land Developers and Engineering Consultants, On June 19th, 2017, the DNV’s new Development Servicing Bylaw No. 8145 was adopted…

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Call for application for Chairperson and Directors on CMHC’s Board of Directors

July 12, 2017

  The Government of Canada is currently seeking applications for a Chairperson and Directors on CMHC’s Board of Directors. The…

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Member Newsletter July 12, 2017

July 12, 2017

July 12 2017

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Building Near TransLink Guideways

July 11, 2017

At the June 16th Coquitlam Liaison Committee meeting, TransLink staff presented the following PowerPoint about building near their guideways: CoCoq and…

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UDI Letter on Langley Sales Centers

July 11, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to Council giving a few recommendations on their Zoning Bylaw Amendment to accommodate Residential Sales Centers. …

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City of Richmond: Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Infrastructure

July 11, 2017

City of Richmond: Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Infrastructure On June 27th, UDI representatives discussed Richmond’s proposals to require EV infrastructure…

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GVS&DD Proposed DCC Rates

July 11, 2017

The proposed DCC rates presented at the November 25th GVS&DD Board meeting were calculated assuming the requirement of funding the…

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UDI Letter on Wildlands

July 11, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment about the wildlands land use standard.  View the letter here: Wildland letter…

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UDI Letter on High Density Standards

July 11, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment on our recommendation for the definition of high density standards. View…

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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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