• Ontario regulation sets deadline for energy-use data availability via the Green Button program

    Deadline set for energy-use data availability

    A newly filed regulation instructs Ontario's electricity and gas distributors to be ready for the province-wide rollout of the Green Button program by November 2023.
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    Calgary’s Glenbow Museum begins massive overhaul

    Calgary's Glenbow Museum kicked-off a three-year, $120-million renovation that will eliminate barriers to accessibility never considered when the building was designed in the 1970s.
  • 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.
  • Global energy load has capacity to ease poverty

    Global energy load has room to ease poverty

    New research concludes there is capacity to power universal decent living standards (DLS) and stay beneath a 1.5-degree Celsius ceiling for temperature rise.
  • LSE IPO targets investors in supported housing ventures

    LSE offering targets supported housing ventures

    Responsible Housing REIT aims to generate sustainable investment returns and pioneer an alternative model for financing and delivering affordable, assisted accommodations.
  • ESG benchmarking tallies continued global uptake

    ESG benchmarking tallies growing global uptake

    The 2021 GRESB real estate results, slated to be released later this fall, will draw from a database of 1,520 entities collectively reporting on 117,000 assets valued at USD $5.7 trillion.

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    Reserve funds ignore climate target impacts

    We should be asking our reserve fund planners to look at the Paris accord target dates and compare the end-of-life replacement of our gas-burning appliances against the target dates.
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    Realtors scrutinize proposed blind bidding ban 

    One of the more contentious policies to surface over the past week is a subscribed end to blind bidding.
  • Canadian hotels await post-pandemic recovery

    Canadian hotels await post-pandemic recovery

    Canadian hotels still aren’t making the Dean’s list for investment performance, but market analysts appear confident that rallying conditions are pushing the sector in a positive direction.

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