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August 7-11
Accessibility Innovation Showcase
TORONTO, ON
www.oce-ontario.org

August 12-13
Avid Conference: Building Excellence & Innovation
Madison, WI
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September 30 - October 3 CONSTRUCT & the CSI Annual Convention Informa Exhibitions St. Louis, MS
www.constructshow.com

September 29
TCA Convention
Tilt-up Concrete
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ
www.tilt-up.org/convention

 October 14-16

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Metal Construction Association
TAMPA, FL
www.metalcon.com

November 3-5

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Toronto, ON
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Recent publications

CMHC Housing Market Outlook: Fourth Quarter 2014
PDF 1.6mb

Housing Market Outlook:
Canada Edition
Second Quarter 2014
Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation
PDF 1.6 mb


CMHC Housing Market Outlook – Canada
First Quarter 2014
PDF 1.6 mb

Housing Market Outlook - Canada
Fourth Quarter 2013
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
PDF 1.6mb

CMHC 2nd Quarter Housing Market Outlook
www.cmhc.ca

Winter 2013 Pulse Report
CHBA with the assistance of CMHC and NRCan
PDF 280kb

Energy Efficiency Building Envelope Retrofits
CMHC
PDF 660kb

Canadian Industrial Outlook
Winter 2013
The Conference Board of Canada
CBoC e-Library

Comparing Canadian New Urbanist and
Conventional Suburban Neighbourhoods
CMHC
PDF 560kb

Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness 2013
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
PDF 850kb

2012 Canada-Wide Development Process Survey Report
REALpac (Real Property Association of Canada)
PDF 4.6mb

Guidelines for Residential Rainwater Harvesting Systems Handbook
CMHC
PDF 3.4mb

Canadian Housing at a Glance: Dashboard Overview
CMHC
PDF 1.6mb

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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.
Top 10 Home Updates for Seniors
The Healthy Homes Renovation Tax Credit offers 15% of up to $10,000 back on eligible renovations.

CREA Updates Resale Housing Forecast
The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Systems of Canadian real estate Boards and Associations for 2015 and 2016.

Canadian Home Sales Strengthen Further In May
According to statistics released by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales activity posted a fourth consecutive month-over-month increase in May 2015.

Owens Corning Canada Selects AFA Forest Products Inc. as National Logistics Partner for Fiberglas Building Insulation
The exclusive agreement, effective immediately, applies to order solicitation and delivery for the Owens Corning LTL Fiberglas batts and Atticat blowing wool business.

Home Builders Welcome Senior Renovation Tax Credit and Transit Investment in Federal Budget
CHBA welcomed the introduction of the Home Accessibility Tax Credit and the Public Transit Fund as measures that it expects will help support affordability and choice in housing for Canadians.

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Sonbuilt Custom Homes An interview with Jonathan Zerkee on building sustainable homes—and a sustainable lifestyle—in B.C.'s Fraser Valley.

THE ACCELERATION OF NET ZERO
Sonja Winkelmann,CHBA Director of Net Zero Energy Housing, talks to Andy Oding about NZE Housing and what it means to Canadian builders.

BUILDING SCIENCE: Right-Sizing HVAC Systems
When it comes to HVAC systems, old design rules of thumb don't apply to high performance houses. The good news: HVAC systems can now be designed to take advantage of the energy conserving features of this type of construction.


The NKBA Reveals 2015's Top Ten K & B Design

Trends Contemporary is the watchword, according to the 2015 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends report from the National Kitchen & Bath.


DESIGNING FOR DENSITY: Conventional vs. Advanced Site Design

Density-how much is enough? In the land development industry, no matter what is being proposed, someone has to justify a density increase if one wants to suction more profit out of the land, right? Well, not necessarily.

TOOL TALK: Tools Keep Evolving

Whether you're removing deck boards or measuring a floor plan with your smartphone, Jon Eakes reviews products designed to make your workday easier.

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