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    Construction of $1.2 billion Toronto hospital begins

    Construction of West Park HealthCare Centre’s $1.2 billion hospital is underway. Development on the project kicked off on Oct. 11, 2018.
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    BOMA Canada awards honour the best in CRE

    The Canadian CRE industry celebrated yet another successful year at the BOMA Canada National Awards Gala, which took place in Calgary on October 3, 2018.
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    Office vacancy rates drop across Canada in Q3

    Total office vacancy has dropped across Canada's six largest urban markets, Colliers reports. Newly released results for the third quarter of 2018 suggest pre-leasing commitments from banks and tech companies for new premises in the Toronto and Vancouver markets underlie the growth.
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    Dave Ramslie named as Clean50 Honouree

    Concert's Dave Ramslie, vice president, sustainability, has been named as a 2019 Clean50 Honouree in the Buildings Category.
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    Bow Valley College wins AASHE sustainability award

    Bow Valley College has been awarded a campus sustainability achievement award by The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). It's the only Canadian post-secondary institution to win the international award.
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    Canada’s greenest school named for 2018

    Both Lacombe Composite High School in Lacombe, Alta., and Trinity College School in Port Hope, Ont., have been named this year’s Greenest Schools in Canada. The winning schools split the $2,000 cash award to put toward a new or ongoing sustainability project.

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    Climate risk serves up shocks and stressors

    Measures to avoid or minimize flood damage and prepare for long-term power outages now rank among the most cost-effective design decisions and capital investments that building owners/managers can make.
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    Balancing the risks to commercial real estate

    Senior ranking valuation specialists agreed that new uncertainties around fraying trade agreements, political instability and climate volatility have broadened the scope of their worries well beyond rising interest rates.
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    Alberta retracts promised retrofit incentives

    Despite information posted on the Energy Efficiency Alberta website for more than a month, commercial customers do not qualify for the new incentives announced in May 2018.

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