Building sustainable communities

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One of the most environmentally sustainable communities in the GTA is in the Town of Newmarket and 185 families will be moving in this fall. Read More

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Peel DC by-law deferred

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Peel Regional Council decided to delay a decision on the proposed Development Charges By-law until its September meeting. Read More

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Demand outpaces supply in GTA low-rise market

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The demand for low-rise housing in the GTA is outpacing supply, with homes being purchased as soon as they are brought to market. Read More

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Density needed: more people and jobs make transit sustainable

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We need more transit in the GTA and we have limited funding to build it. So it’s important that decisions about where and what to build are made based on facts. Read More

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Investing in your neighbourhood

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The City of Markham is the largest of York Region’s nine municipalities with more than 342,000 residents and close to 10,000 businesses and it’s continuing to experience growth. With a new Official Plan, the city has a guide for how Markham will grow over the next 20 years and according to York Region’s Official Plan the local municipality is forecast to have more than 421,000 people and 240,000 jobs by 2031. Meanwhile, residents are watching their neighbourhoods change and evolve to accommodate the growth. New communities are being planned and constructed, new parks are emerging and new businesses are setting up shop. Read More

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How to renovate with confidence

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Homeowners across Canada spend close to $68 billion renovating their homes, according to a new study by Altus Group. Read More

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Everyone benefits from homeownership

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The price of new homes in the GTA continues to rise, making it increasingly difficult for first-time buyers to afford a home.
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Can you afford a new home in the GTA?

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As the price of new homes continues to increase, homeownership is slipping out of reach for many first-time buyers. This is an important issue that affects young GTA residents and society as a whole. Read More

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PanAm Games benefit communities

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The Pan American Games open this week, bringing three weeks of athletic competition to venues across the GTA. What some people don’t know, however, is that many of these venues were built as legacy facilities, which will be enjoyed by GTA residents long after the Games are over. Read More

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Touring Toronto’s built-out and soon-to-be-built neighbourhoods

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Recently we had the opportunity to showcase a few of the innovative approaches BILD members are taking to re-develop and turn underutilized land into complete communities across the City of Toronto. Read More

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