Economy

Halifax rated Canada’s second fastest growing municipality Halifax has been seeing a steady growth in population for over five years, and even the COVID-19 pandemic couldn’t put an end to that trend. Between July 2019, and July 2020 Halifax’s population grew two per...

Insurance

Court sides with condo insurers that used the wrong policy to deny a $4.4-million water damage claim Six subscription policy insurers that denied coverage to a condo corporation in a $4.4-million water damage claim — a denial based on reference to the wrong policy —...

Affordable Housing

Development agreement approved for Adsum project receiving federal housing cash through Halifax Halifax councillors voted Tuesday to approve a new development agreement for one of three affordable housing projects receiving federal funding through the municipality....

Development

Halifax seeks feedback on 23-storey tower proposed for Robie Street HALIFAX, N.S. — A Halifax developer is pitching a 23-storey, mixed-use building to fill the gap between two towers on Robie Street in Halifax. A proposal for the property, situated between the Willow...

HRM

Halifax councillor suggests proposed tax increases be entirely paid for by residents Coun. Shawn Cleary says measure would help small businesses struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic Halifax regional council began discussions Wednesday on its proposed billion-dollar...