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Wednesday, November 26, 2014
BUILDING ENERGY AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT Get a career in green, sustainable building management with the Building Energy and Resource Management (BERM) program at Douglas College. This two-semester program is designed to provide you with the specific...
Monday, November 24, 2014
UDI is pleased to partner with Shaw TV on the “UDI Development of the Month” series. The series showcases the amenity contributions, sustainability features and economic impacts of real estate development projects throughout Metro Vancouver, Fraser...
Friday, November 21, 2014
Interest rate alignment drops mortgage rates slightly   By Tracy Sherlock, Vancouver Sun November 20, 2014 As the major banks became more aligned in their five-year interest rates, the cost of borrowing to buy a home dropped to the...
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
The China Effect on Vancouver's Housing MarketThe Conference Board of Canada, November 20, 2014 at 11:00 AM PST Live Webinar by Robin WiebeThis live webinar will explore the state of the Vancouver housing market, the underlying...
Monday, November 3, 2014
"An excellent program with strong, well-thought out content that shifted my perspective on management, and validated not only is a new approach needed, but it's possible."  Lee Malleau, CEO / Founder at M+A Globalnomics and previous CEO, Vancouver...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Click Here to read Joannah Connolly's 15 Lessons from the #UDISocial Breakfast Panel on Social Media for Real Estate (October 28, 2014) Thanks to the great panelists for sharing their social media knowledge and experience, and thanks to everyone who...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, October 21, 2014 – Urban Land Institute British Columbia is pleased to announce Development Sector Lead BC with Stantec and Senior Urban Planner Carla Guerrera has been named one of Urban Land Institute’s 40 Under 40 top...
Monday, October 20, 2014
The Affinity Institute is hosting two upcoming confrerences. Use the codes below to receive a 15% discount when registering.  Hottest Construction Issues & Trends: Preparing for Success in 2015, chaired by John Logan, Jenkins Marzban Logan LLO...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
The BC Government's Economic Development Division Webinar Series presents: Rental Renaissance: How to Support a Flourishing Rental Housing Sector in Your Community   Thursday October 30, 2014 1:30-3:00pm PST   Learn more The lack of...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
The District of Squamish invites UDI members to attend an open house on October 23rd. Message from the District of Squamish below: The District of Squamish is undertaking a major update of its Flood Hazard Management Plan. The risk of flooding is a fact...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
by  Jeff Nagel - Langley Times posted Oct 8, 2014 at 5:00 PM Housing and transit issues dominated a forum of Fraser Valley mayors organized by the Urban Development Institute Wednesday In Langley. The panel discussion featured...
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Oct 23, 2014 event - RICS and CIQS are collaborating on their first management seminar.  There are an unprecedented number of major construction and engineering projects underway in Canada with an ever increasing expectation of projects being...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Mending the mismatch: Boomers and Gen Ys want compact communities and transit by: SPECIAL TO MLR -- on Sep 24, 2014 • 12:41 pm By: Patrick Santoro, Policy Analyst, Urban Development Institute Smart land use planning that...
Saturday, September 20, 2014
UDI, in partnership with Shaw TV, is pleased to announce the “UDI Development of the Month” series. The series showcases the amenity contributions, sustainability features and economic impacts of real estate development projects throughout Metro...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
In part 2 of a series on affordability by the Urban Development Institute (read part 1), UDI discusses four zoning changes that could increase housing choice and diversity. Cottage homes or pocket neighbourhoods feature several small homes...
Friday, September 12, 2014
See attached the invitation to the Township of Langley Economic Forum taking place October 22 2014 at the Langley Events Centre. 
Thursday, September 11, 2014
The two-day LEED Green Associate study course provides the foundational knowledge for the LEED Green Associate exam. The LEED Green Associate Exam is an introductory-level exam for individuals who wish to demonstrate a general knowledge of LEED and green...
Monday, September 8, 2014
SENIOR HOUSING SUMMIT SEPTEMBER 2014 A one and one-half day Senior Housing Summit, planned for September 25 and 26, 2014, will reflect our strategy of awareness, advocacy and action in the cause of Affordable, Accessible and Appropriate Senior Housing...
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Home affordability would require flexibility Changes to bylaws: Smaller homes, density needed     By Barbara Yaffe, Vancouver Sun columnist September 3, 2014   The Urban Development Institute’s Pacific Region is challenging...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
 BERM instructors, curriculum specialists and administrators will be on hand  to provide information about the BERM program, along with two guest presenters:  Jonathan Kassian - Coordinator, Green Jobs for BC http://greenjobsbc.org/...