Heritage Buildings

Top 10 Endangered Places

REMI Network

National Trust unveils Top 10 Endangered Places for 2017

Heritage treasures from British Columbia to Nova Scotia are featured on the National Trust for Canada’s Top 10 Endangered Places List for 2017.
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Heritage-designated school earns LEED Gold

An elementary school in North Vancouver recently completed a historical restoration that earned LEED Gold certification.
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REMI Network

Energy guideline targets historical buildings

ASHRAE is targeting energy reduction in historic buildings, with a new proposed standard to prompt conservation efforts.
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REMI Network

Preparing heritage impact assessments

Heritage experts share tips on what to consider in the heritage impact assessment process.
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REMI Network

Federal boost for heritage and cultural sites

The Liberal government announced it will increase spending in heritage and culture in its federal budget released Tuesday.
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Building Strategies & Sustainability

Mill restoration inspires waterfront development

The restoration of an old mill in Elora, Ontario is at the heart of Pearle Hospitality’s ambitious, mixed-use waterfront development project
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Canadian Property Management

Mixed-use project meets old-soul community

The Metalworks development in Guelph, Ontario, will ultimately bridge a deep-rooted community to the downtown core with a 50-foot-wide river walkway.
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Alberta heritage buildings get funding boost

More than 60 heritage projects across Alberta will benefit from a $1.5 million funding boost from the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation.
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Skyline to acquire Renaissance Cleveland Hotel

The U.S. $20-million deal for the 97-year-old landmark in downtown Cleveland is slated to close in October 2015.
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REMI Network

UNESCO implores world to unite for heritage

The cultural sites newly added to UNESCO's World Heritage List cover nearly 2,300 years of human history.
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Canadian Property Management

Aging structures on financially shaky ground

Heritage Canada's annual list of endangered places is both an inventory of landmarks at risk and a commentary on social trends and economic dilemmas that undermine efforts to productively preserve significant buildings.
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REMI Network

Saskatchewan invests in 32 heritage projects

Saskatchewan is investing about $250,000 in 32 heritage conservation projects across the province through the Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation.
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REMI Network

Old department store to transform in Kitchener

Kitchener developers are set to renovate a 40,000-square-foot brick-and-beam building into a Class A office space
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Canada’s 1st centennial building to be honoured

The Confederation Centre of the Arts in P.E.I., has received the 2015 Prix du XXe siècle for its contribution to national heritage.
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REMI Network

Multi-res plans near Halifax heritage complex

Killam Properties is planning to build a multi-residential property near a downtown Halifax heritage complex it recently acquired. Along with the $22.3 million purchase of
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REMI Network

Endangered Guelph heritage building gets owner

The landmark Petrie Building in downtown Guelph, Ontario, is set to be restored after being listed as one of the National Trust’s Top Ten Endangered
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Heritage conservationists earn Order of Canada

Two cultural heritage conservationists are among 95 new recipients appointed to the Order of Canada. Just a few months after the National Trust awarded Dr.