Economic impact of new condos

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The residential construction industry is a major economic engine in the regional, provincial and federal economy, and is an essential part of the economic strength and prosperity of the GTA. Here’s why: 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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Many GTA residents priced out of low-rise market

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The average price of a new low-rise home in the GTA hit an all new high in May, making it harder than ever and impossible for many people to buy ground-related homes in this region. Read More

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Dedicated construction students recognized

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When the catastrophic earthquake hit Haiti in 2010, it destroyed the university where Jose Junior Desravines was studying civil engineering. Born and raised in Haiti, Jose’s plan was to study hard and graduate with a degree. Without a school to attend, Jose decided to follow his parents and two sisters and immigrate to Canada. Read More

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GTA housing price gap continues to grow

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The price of new low-rise homes grew to a new high, bringing the price gap between new low-rise and high-rise homes in the GTA to its highest on record. Read More

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Canadians have renovation on their minds

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A report published by CIBC earlier this year revealed that nearly half of Canadian homeowners plan to renovate their homes this year – a great way to add value to their existing homes while creating jobs in the industry and boosting our economy. Read More

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Powerhouse Marketing 101

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More than 90 BILD members gathered at our HQ on Wednesday to hear from an esteemed panel of marketing experts about the latest trends, strategies and vehicles in today’s market. Read More

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Building communities where people play

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In every complete community there are special places where people play. Whether it’s a trail system to cycle on, parks where children run and climb or recreation centres that allow a range of activities for all ages— these spaces are major hubs and often the heart of their communities. Read More

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Community Builder Recognized: Durham Custom Homes

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The City of Oshawa officially dedicated The Nathan and Marvin Goldman Woodlot this week in recognition of the Goldman family’s commitment and contribution to building new homes and creating communities over the last 65 years. Read More

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Ryerson research report on shortage of new low-rise homes in the GTA

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The Centre for Urban Research and Land Development at Ryerson University has released a new report that states there is a limited supply of serviced land in the GTA and fewer low-rise homes under construction than in decades past. Read More

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Building communities where you work

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There’s a growing trend in the GTA: new-home buyers are looking to buy closer to where they work. Read More

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