Skip to main content

This site uses cookies to provide you with a better user experience. By using, you accept our use of cookies.Learn More

A Message from our CEO on COVID-19Read the Announcement

“Density” Best Match


Low-Rise // High-Density

https: / / / ibi-insights / low-risehigh-density
...housing. Balancing quality of life, good design and cost has remained a stubborn challenge, however.Numerous designs have been tested, with varying success. Recently, a low-rise, high-density approach has regained popularity....


What is the Healthiest Density for a City?

https: / / / ibi-insights / healthiest-density-city
...benefits as a dense urban core, while still maintaining the “feel” of a single family neighbourhood. Photo Credit: Missing Middle Housing The healthiest density for a city is any density...


Restoring Density

https: / / / ibi-insights / restoring-density
Across Canada, a renewed interest in urbanity is leading to density increases unheard of in more than a generation. As Corporate Knights writes, not all density is equal however. Suburban...


Hidden Density: The Growing Case for ADUs

https: / / / ibi-insights / hidden-density-growing-case-adus
...governments as a way to ease growing housing crises’. An accessory dwelling unit is an additional, self-contained unit added to an existing property, often above what the zoned density would...


What We Talk About When We Talk About Density

https: / / / ibi-insights / what-we-talk-about-when-we-talk-about-density
...they invoke “density”? Thankfully, The Conversation has taken the time to break down the various interpretations (and misinterpretations) of density. From population density (typically measured as residents per hectare, based...


The Role of Placemaking in Economic Recovery

https: / / / ibi-insights / the-role-of-placemaking-in-economic-recovery
The year 2020 will be a memorable year for all of us. Never before in our lifetimes have we experienced a global crisis that has impacted every country, every community...

Popular Topics

Contact UsContact Us