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Investor demand targets purpose-built rental
Earlier this year, Morguard released its 2016 Canadian Economic Outlook and Market Fundamentals Report, in which it predicted a fifth consecutive year of positive results for Canada’s commercial property sector, specifically purpose-built rentals.
A call for resources for lone elderly residents
Aging in place is a concept that is typically envisioned in tandem with a package of support services and accessibility aids to offset health, mobility and sensory challenges, enabling seniors to live safely and contentedly in familiar surroundings.
MURBs in on new and improved CDM programs
Toronto Hydro is promising some perks for the multi-residential sector as part of its effort to reduce customers’ electricity consumption by nearly 1.6 million megawatt-hours (MWh) before 2021.
 
Post fire restoration
For residents of a three-storey apartment building in North Vancouver, December 7th, 2011 was just like any other day until a fire broke out in the building’s electrical room. Dozens of people who called this building home were forced out of their units, just weeks before the holidays.
 
Proposed lighting requirements for high-rises
Lighting requirements for high-rise dwellings in the energy standard published by ASHRAE and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) is open for industry comment until April 24, 2016.
Energy efficiency from the ground up
Energy efficiency is more than just buzz—it’s the future of the rental property industry. From older buildings getting retrofits to newer builds being outfitted with the latest energy efficiency technologies, it’s either go green or get left behind.
H&S Building Supplies Ltd. is one of Ontario's premier maintenance supply wholesalers. We specialize in the multi-unit residential space; providing quality products, competitive prices, on-time delivery, and product knowledge second to none. We exist to service & supply the property management industry.
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Northview sponsors Iqaluit Aquatic Centre
Northview Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust is pleased to announce its Gold sponsorship of the Iqaluit Aquatic Centre. The new Aquatic Centre will be a hub for recreation and sport in Iqaluit, and will be a place for children and youth to develop physically, mentally and socially.
Vancouver building to be Shigeru Ban's tallest
Pritzker Prize-winning architect Shigeru Ban, renown for his deft use of renewable materials and disaster relief architecture, is planning to design his tallest structure ever for Vancouver’s Coal Harbour neighbourhood.



Rental market demand propels sector growth
According to a new report from Urbanation, the number of condo apartments rented through the MLS system during 2015 in the Greater Toronto Area soared by 19 per cent to reach 27,166 units.
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