Thermal metering, already widespread in Europe, is expected to gain traction in Canada as the technology becomes more accessible.
News of a Competition Bureau inquiry has put a spotlight on procurement practices in the condominium industry.
Impending environmental regulations will push the Canadian and American real estate industries toward cooling and insulation options with lower global warming potential.
A lawyer illuminates lessons from a case concerning excessive water use by a legal grow-op in a condo as the federal Liberals plan to legalize marijuana.
It’s too soon to know what the ultimate fallout from the Competition Bureau’s investigation into allegations of bid-rigging and conspiracy in the supply of condo refurbishment services might be.
In recent years, property owners and managers may have noticed that the line paint in their parking lots is fading more quickly.
A recent B.C. case, dealing with the application of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms in a condominium, highlights a common misunderstanding.
Universal design encompasses much more than physical accessibility, as three Interior Designers of Canada members recently explained in a panel discussion.
Health Canada adjusts some of its recommended thresholds for exposure to electromagnetic energy emitted from wireless communications
Bill C-51, the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act, would give CSIS a broader mandate, including entry, search and installing equipment in buildings.
Federal scrutiny of tax exemptions could make profit risky for condominium corporations, industry and professional associations.
Condo boards and staff can't restrict political canvassers from reasonably accessing condominiums during municipal, provincial or federal elections.
Gender diversity efforts could soon become a mandated element of corporate governance disclosure for public ...
A previously postponed phase-out of incandescent light bulbs is set to go in most Canadian provinces in 2014.
The green building sector is one of the beneficiaries of the recent federal budget pledge to renew SDTC funding ...
Engineering and life safety specialists are currently examining stairwell concerns in preparation for possible new or revised rules that would be introduced in the 2015 National Building Code.
A recent decision from the CRTC puts TV service providers in a better position to compete in some commercial and institutional buildings.