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HFC prohibition dates

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Quebec’s HFC prohibition dates called untimely

Proposed revisions to Quebec's halocarbon regulation could sideline some commonly used refrigerants before alternatives with lower global warming potential can feasibly be in place.
Montreal property owners

Canadian Property Management

Complacency could cost Montreal property owners

Proposed changes to Quebec's Act Respecting Municipal Taxation will tighten the timeline for disputing the property values ascribed to smaller apartment and commercial buildings assessed at less than $3 million.
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Construction Business

Quebec postpones sprinkler requirement for private seniors’ homes

Owners of privately owned Quebec retirement homes will have an extra two years to retrofit their residences with sprinkler systems.
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Canadian Property Management

QPAREB appoints president and CEO

Julie Saucier began her new position on June 3, 2019.
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REMI Network

QPAREB names president of the board of directors

The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) appoints its 2019-20 board of directors.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Quebec, Nova Scotia add more rent supplements

Quebec promises to catch up on the delivery of previously announced affordable housing units, while Nova Scotia invests in major repairs in existing social housing buildings.
rental housing regulator

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Backlog plagues Quebec rental housing regulator

Quebec's largest rental housing association maintains fewer cases would go to la Régie du logement if landlords were entitled to ask for security deposits.
rental housing surplus

CondoBusiness

Affordable housing set for surplus federal properties

Surplus federal properties in Ontario, Quebec and Newfoundland are set to be repurposed into affordable housing as part of the Federal Lands Initiative.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Historic Quebec site gets $3.6-mil for museum development

Canada is supporting the Centre historique de la mine King (KB3) by providing $3.6 million towards the development of the historic site.
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REMI Network

New association of real estate brokers launched in Quebec

The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) brings together more than 12,500 real estate brokers and agencies.
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CondoBusiness

New $45-million condo hotel set for Mont-Tremblant

C Hôtels Tremblant is investing $45 million in a new luxury hotel and condominium complex to be located at the foot of Versant Soleil in Mont-Tremblant.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada, Quebec invest in library expansion

The governments of Canada and Quebec are each investing nearly $1.3 million to renovate, upgrade and expand the Dollard-des-Ormeaux library.
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Canadian Property Management

Partners REIT sells 11 Quebec retail properties

Partners REIT announced it has found buyers for its 11 Quebec retail properties, the transaction is expected to close early in the second quarter of 2019.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Two Quebec libraries to be relocated

The governments of Canada and Quebec each plan to invest over $112,000 to relocate the Sainte-Paule municipal library to the community centre in the region.
investment volume upswing

CondoBusiness

Record home sales expected by year-end in Quebec

The Quebec residential real estate market is expected to top records by the end of 2018 with over 86,000 transactions, according to the QFREB.
medical cannabis

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Medical cannabis a prescription for uncertainty

Rental housing industry advocates have been urging the Canadian government to review and modify rules governing the cultivation of plants for personal medical use.
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REMI Network

Colliers International acquires Landmark Properties

The commercial real estate services firm, Colliers International has announced the acquisition of Landmark Properties, an asset advisory services and real estate management firm based in Quebec.