“Low Rise Residential” Best Match
Low-Rise // High-Density
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...social 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...
Two IBI Group projects named best Toronto buildings of 2014
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 01 / 05 / two-ibi-group-projects-named-best-toronto-buildings-of-2014
...Front Streets, was designed by Daniel Libeskind. The distinctive residential tower rises 57 storeys and is home to 600 suites. “To have two of our buildings share first place in...
Building Coastal Resilience
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...protect human lives. Increased storm surges and consistent sea level rise is no longer a future fear but a present day problem. What is coastal resilience and how are cities...
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 01 / 13 / ibi-group-recognized-for-industry-leading-architecture-and-urban-design
...of IBI Group’s architecture professionals from across Canada. In Western Canada, Concord Pacific’s One Pacific in downtown Vancouver, designed by IBI Group, won Best Urban High-Rise Residential as well as...Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...waves mentioned before. What is a Dispersed TOD? In essence, it is an existing residential suburb with a small mixed-use service core around a station, where first-last mile access is...
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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...this trend: Transit agencies partnering with private transportation network companies to serve low ridership routes, federal grants to explore first-last mile and mobility-on-demand options, and the rise of multimodal trip...
A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY
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...9.5 years ago now. What does the YIMBY rise in North America, particularly on the West Coast, mean for the YIMBY movement? Primarily it means we grow stronger and smarter...
IBI Group high-rise wins NAHB Gold Award
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 01 / 30 / ibi-group-high-rise-wins-nahb-gold-award
...attached community high-rise building. The 958-unit building will rise 47 stories at 200 Dundas Street East in downtown Toronto. The condo tower sits atop a unique17-storey Garden Terrace building. Five...
Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?
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...take lessons from other leading cities, this could change quickly however. The Dutch “Woonerf“ concept is a great example of how dull strips of asphalt in residential areas can be...
IBI Appointed on NHS Healthy Towns Initiative
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 08 / 23 / ibi-appointed-as-advisors-on-nhs-healthy-towns-initiative
...sites include: Whitehill and Bordon, Hampshire – 3,350 new homes on a former army barracks. Cranbrook, Devon – 8,000 new residential units. Darlington – 2,500 residential units across three linked...Tags: health, Healthy New Towns, IBI Group, NHS England, public service, smart cities, strategy, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre