Recent Articles in ‘UDI’

Urban development: Zoning in on rezoning

The only way Vancouver can solve its affordable housing crisis is by redefining housing

A city block full of inspiration

Row housing could address problems in Vancouver’s housing market

Inclusive, diverse, vibrant

How community plans build livable neighbourhoods

Yes to the YIMBY

A positive new movement gives neighbourhood developments the nod

Help at last for the Metro Vancouver rental market

New programs encourage the construction of rental units and help tenants assess their quality

UDI: Townhomes might be one solution to our affordability crisis

In Metro Vancouver, they are an attractive option for buyers priced out of single-family properties

Making room for families

The market is hot for small, affordable homes, but Lower Mainland municipalities need to plan ahead to accommodate growing households

Putting a new home within reach

Four ways developers can enhance housing affordability for home buyers

heritage revitalization

Restoring our historic buildings turns them into a community asset

Readers’ Choice Award Contest

We’re inviting readers to have their say on Development Design in Metro Vancouver

Protecting an investment – The Depreciation Report

This report gives stratas the ability to plan ahead for maintenance and replacement costs

Walkability appeal

Compact, convenient neighbourhoods close to amenities and transportation are creating jobs and attracting new homeowners

Creative condos

Imaginative new developments are improving housing affordability and livability for Metro Vancouverites

2013 In review

From density to transit, a look back and look ahead

Managing growth

It pays to become engaged in a city’s planning process.