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    Superintendents’ rare pay status challenged

    Added demands of COVID-19 haven’t necessarily come with a commensurate boost in earnings for a workforce among the minority of Ontario employees exempt from a mandated minimum wage.
  • employees absorb most home workspace costs

    Employees absorb most home workspace costs

    More than one third of survey respondents report no per-employee allocation has been established for the home workspaces where it’s projected staff will spend at least 42 per cent of their formal work hours well into 2021.
  • Pointe Claire Mall

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    Cadillac Fairview is one step closer to transforming Montreal’s Pointe Claire Mall on West Island into a bustling new downtown core, connected to the city by transit.
  • Virtual World Tax Summit will emanate from Montreal, Oct 13-15

    Virtual World Tax Summit to emanate from Montreal

    More than 100 speakers will participate in the sixth annual conference, bringing together multi-sectoral perspectives on international tax competition and cooperation.
  • diverse expertise

    Industry resource promotes diverse expertise

    Developers of the European database, Women Talk Real Estate, are exploring demand for a similar resource to leverage insight from Black, Asian and other minority ethnic (BAME) professionals.
  • plastic waste glut attributed to China's ban on imports

    Plastic waste glut could fuel innovation

    A new report projects the market for polymer recycling could reach USD $162 billion by 2030, but investment will be required to improve sorting and reduce contamination.

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  • energy retrofits

    Feds to invest $2 billion in energy retrofits

    A promised $2 billion investment in large-scale building retrofits will be central to the Canadian government’s job creation ambitions. Energy efficiency champions have plenty of ideas of how and where the funds could be best leveraged.
  • student housing

    Student housing without the students

    The lack of students to fill rental units near universities and colleges has Montreal student housing landlords looking for alternate solutions.
  • FireSmart measures emphasis no-cost/low-cost maintenance and upgrades

    FireSmart measures begin with maintenance

    About 11 million people currently reside in Canada's wildland-urban interface areas, enjoying the benefits of proximity to forests and other natural features, but perhaps overlooking the perils.

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