Article of Interest

Student Housing In Canada Is Being Ignored, And It Might Be Why You Can’t Afford Rent There are more than 400,000 international students in Canada, and no one is building housing for them. In the endless debate over Canada’s high house prices and rising rents, foreign...

Affordable Housing

‘It’s like whack-a-mole’: How cities are grappling with unsafe rooming houses Finding solutions to illegal rooming houses and the dangers they pose to the people who live in them is a job that often falls to municipalities, and it is forcing some...

Fire Safety

HRM fire code violations number in the thousands, but could be much larger Regulations around what buildings can be inspected are one reason why numbers are lower than they could be Every time Natasha Prest walks through a building, she holds her breath as she scans...

RioCan creates new JVs with Killam, Boardwalk

RioCan REIT (REI-UN-T) is expanding its existing partnerships with Killam Apartment REIT and Boardwalk REIT to facilitate multi-residential development opportunities at two of its shopping centres in Ottawa and Mississauga… Read More…