Friday, December 13, 2019

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World’s first 3D-printed neighborhood unveiled in Mexico

    We've followed New Story's efforts to create affordable 3D-printed homes for a while, including its first prototype model and ambitious plan to build a community in Latin America. That plan has now been put into action and...

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Ontario property assessments top $2.96 trillion in 2019

    The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) delivered assessment rolls to municipalities across Ontario with an estimated value of $2.96 trillion. The assessment rolls, delivered annually to municipalities and the...

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Skills Ontario celebrates Appreciation Evening 2019 and presents Glenn Beatty Award

    Skills Ontario was proud to host volunteers, Alumni, and sponsors at the Hamilton Family Theatre for the annual Skills Ontario Appreciation Evening on December 5, where guests were given an opportunity to network, enjoy hors...

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Statistics Canada – Building permits decreased 1.5% to $8.3 billion in October

    Statistics Canada reports that the total value of building permits issued by Canadian municipalities decreased 1.5% to $8.3 billion in October. Declines were reported in five provinces, with the largest decrease in British...

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Squamish’s first multi-family passive house aims to inspire more passive homes in town

    The door is heavy, and closes firmly as you step into the TarsemHaus townhouses at 1009 Aspen Road.  The new construction, slated to be completed in February, opens the door to multi-family passive houses in...

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NYC to require ‘bird-friendly’ glass on new construction

    New York City lawmakers are poised to adopt legislation requiring “bird-friendly” glass on all new construction in an effort to cut down on the tens of thousands of birds who die flying into the city's buildings every...

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Webinar January 30: Building Smart with Seismic Requirements for Part 9 Buildings

Why do wood frame buildings stand up in earthquakes? What makes some fall? How do the Part 9 prescriptive provisions for lateral load resistance help ensure that your building will resist the next seismic event?  These questions and many more will...

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Reserve Properties and Westdale Properties unveil design plans for untitled in Toronto

    After announcing an unprecedented collaboration with Pharrell Williams earlier this fall, Reserve Properties and Westdale Properties have released design and development plans for untitled, at Yonge and Eglinton in Toronto. The...

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DataBid Blog: 70 storey condo tower proposed for Toronto

    A proposal was submitted four weeks ago by Northam Realty Advisors who were requesting rezoning for a condo tower that would rise from the top of the 1983 built Bell Trinity Square Office complex which is located at 483 Bay...

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