Green Real Estate
National Home Show
March 18 & 19
9th Green Real Estate Conference
COFI Convention 2014
CHBA 2014 National Conference
Urban Land Institute 2014 Spring Meeting
2014 International Emerging Technology Symposium
18th International Passive House Conference
NFPA Conference & Expo
National Fire Prevention Association
Las Vegas, NV
CMHC Housing Market Outlook – Canada
First Quarter 2014
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Housing Market Outlook - Canada
Fourth Quarter 2013
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
CMHC 2nd Quarter Housing Market Outlook
Winter 2013 Pulse Report
CHBA with the assistance of CMHC and NRCan
Energy Efficiency Building Envelope Retrofits
Canadian Industrial Outlook
The Conference Board of Canada
Comparing Canadian New Urbanist and
Conventional Suburban Neighbourhoods
Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness 2013
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
2012 Canada-Wide Development Process Survey Report
REALpac (Real Property Association of Canada)
Guidelines for Residential Rainwater Harvesting Systems Handbook
Canadian Housing at a Glance: Dashboard Overview
National Housing Research Committee Newsletter
Housing for Older Canadians:
The Definitive Guide to the Over-55 Market
Volume 5: Services and Amenities
Home BUILDER Magazine - the
official magazine of the Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) - the best-read
magazine in Canada's multi-billion dollar residential construction industry.
Home BUILDER Magazine is published bi-monthly and delivered to 28,000 new homebuilders,
renovators, contractors, designers, architects and other hands-on professionals
working in residential construction, home improvement from coast-to-coast.
EcoLiving Awards Deadline Coming Up Soon, click here for link
Submissions can be made through Scotiabank’s EcoLiving website March 15th, 2014.
Real Estate Industry Leaders to Meet in Vancouver
Canada’s top real estate and land use leaders will gather with other global industry icons April 9-11 in downtown Vancouver, B.C., for the Urban Land Institute (ULI) 2014 Spring Meeting.
Municipalities Are Richer Than They Think
In advance of the Big City Mayors’ Caucus this week, local government leaders are once again trying to build a believable case that they urgently need more money from federal and provincial governments.
Canadian Home Sales Moderate Further In January
National home sales activity posted its fifth consecutive month-over-month decline in January 2014.
BCREA Reports Strongest January Residential Sales Since 2010
The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) has reported that a total of 4,244 residential sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in January, up 24.5 per cent from January 2013.
Greater Toronto Realtors Report Latest Monthly Resale Market Figures
Greater Toronto Area Realtors reported 4,135 sales through the Toronto MLS system in January 2014.
Balloon-Type Ball Backwater Valve Selected As Joint Canada-U.S. Standards Pilot Project
The valves are used in drainage pipes where reversal of flow causes the valve to close-off and prevent sewage from potentially causing extensive flood damage.
Calgary Builders Promote Sustainability While Raising Money For Charity
Calgary Home Builders Foundation (CHBF) and Global Electric Electronics Processing (GEEP) are working in collaboration to promote sustainability and raise money for charity.
New Provincial Legislation Sees All New Alberta Homes Covered By Warranty
New legislation has been created in Alberta under the New Home Buyer Protection Act that will require all new home construction in Alberta have mandatory warranty coverage.
THE GOOD OLD DAYS:
How the revolution in transportation during the past century has led to better and more affordable homes today.
Window Installation Details for Effective Sealing
The effects of inadvertent water entry at windows are well known. NRC research provides solutions that start with the install.
HOW TO CHOOSE A PICKUP
In the past, pickup trucks were pretty
basic, without a ton of options to choose
from, and they all looked somewhat similar.
Things have definitely changed.
TACKLING THE SHORTAGE OF DEVELOPMENT LAND:
It Pays to Repurpose
A builder excels at “bricks and mortar.” A developer envisions the end market. Find out why it pays to repurpose land, and how some developers are doing it.
Apps and Applications
From Bluetooth to blades, Jon Eakes reviews the latest in tools and technology.
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