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    Urbanation’s latest survey of purpose-built rental buildings reports that the average Toronto vacancy rate has dropped from 5.1 per cent in Q2 to 3 per cent in Q3-2021.
  • LiUNA

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    The Labourers’ International Union of North America broke ground on a new mixed-use building in Hamilton, Ontario, that will feature more than 500 residential units, as well as office and heritage space.
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    Women promised more leadership roles at BGO

    BentallGreenOak is pledging to elevate women into at least 30 per cent of its leadership roles within the near term.
  • 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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    Purpose-built rental pro formas under pressure

    Developers are facing escalating material costs, supply chain disruptions and labour shortages in step with climbing vacancies and falling rental rates that were not contemplated 18 months ago.
  • Residential Tenancies Act

    Amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act

    Updates to the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) are coming September 1, 2021, and Ontario landlords are advised to take note.
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    GTA rental market recovery underway

    A new report from Urbanation confirms that GTA rental market recovery began in earnest during the second quarter of 2021.

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