• multifamily investment

    Multifamily investment remains red hot: JLL

    Canada's multifamily investment volume is up 36 per cent on the 5-year quarterly average, according to JLL’s 2021 mid-year report.
  • Buildings urged to brandish orange for Truth & Reconciliation Week

    Buildings urged to brandish orange Sept. 30

    Orange is the designated colour to show support and build awareness within commercial and institutional buildings as Canada prepares to mark its first official National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.
  • Saskatchewan ends exemptions for smoke and CO alarms in older residential buildings

    Sask ends exemptions for smoke and CO alarms

    Saskatchewan landlords and homeowners will have to install smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms in older residential buildings that were previously exempt. Enforcement begins July 1, 2022.
  • water damage

    5 ways to mitigate losses from water damage

    While climate change has increased the prevalence of weather-related floods, water damage due to plumbing and appliance failures happen daily—and sadly, they are often preventable.
  • preventing wasp infestations

    How to prevent mosquito and wasp infestations

    Alice Sinia, quality assurance manager for Orkin Canada, shares timely tips for keeping outdoor amenity spaces free of mosquito and wasp infestations.
  • solar energy

    Shining a light on the benefits of solar

    Danial Hadizadeh, CEO at Mitrex, offers insight into the latest solar energy products and their long-term sustainable benefits.

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  • private balconies

    Private balconies are in demand

    In the wake of COVID-19, multifamily housing developers are emphasizing outdoor amenity spaces more than ever with private balconies now at the top of many tenants' wish lists.
  • structural safety

    Collapsed high-rise spotlights structural safety

    The recent collapse of a Florida residential building is an unimaginable tragedy that underscores the importance of structural safety and the consequences that could result from a failure.
  • the internet Wiredscore

    Health, wellness and the internet

    The need for strong internet connection that facilitates all aspects of a tenant’s life—working, learning, exercising, socializing—is here to stay.

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