Recent Articles in ‘UDI’

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.

Outlook: bright

A strong economy offers Metro Vancouver homebuyers a reason for optimism.

Transit and Highrises – A NATURAL TWOSOME

Urban Development Institute believes that high-density development around transit is key to the city’s evolution.

Giving to the community

The Hotel Georgia redevelopment and UniverCity Childcare Centre demonstrate ways in which developers contribute to our cities and our neighbourhoods.

What developers do

Often misunderstood by the very community to which they contribute, developers build parks, daycares and social housing, upgrade roads, finance art and libraries – and much, much more.

Reading The Signs

three industry professionals gaze into their crystal balls to consider what’s ahead this year for real estate in the Lower Mainland

There Is No Bubble

2013 forecast: Another business-as-usual year for housing in B.C. and Metro Vancouver.

2012 UDI awards for excellence

2012 project winners celebrate contributions to urban living

Changing together

How to break the cycle of disadvantage in Vancouver’s downtown eastside

Vote for the best highrise in Metro Vancouver

The following eight highrises are finalists for the Vancouver Sun Readers’ Choice Award:

Strata Law

Renewing our Cities: The Strata Stepping Stone