“Sea Level Rise” Best Match
Building Coastal Resilience
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...Change Adaptation Strategy” focuses directly on sea level rise. These plans tend to work on two fronts- addressing overall sea level rise, which will bring standard tides as high as...
IBI Group high-rise wins NAHB Gold Award
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...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 cascading...
A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY
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...Housing and real estate development have long been popular conversation points among Vancouver residents. With this in mind, it’s no surprise that Wesgroup’s RED Talks found a very receptive audience...
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
...buildings in the competition included the Aga Kahn Museum and Ismaili Centre (Institutional category), Hive Lofts (Mid-Rise Residential), Fashion House (Mid-Rise Residential), Waterlink at Pier 27 (High-Rise Residential), and Ivory...
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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...In cities, as in life, the only constant is change. The renewed popularity of city-centres, proliferation of smart, efficiency-driven, systems and rise of automation offer a range of exciting opportunities,...
Low-Rise // High-Density
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...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....
Convenience or Chaos? The Rise of Dockless Bike-Sharing
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...make you feel surprised- unless you’re from Canada. Currently, Vancouver, Montreal and the Greater Toronto Area, are the only three major cities with bike-sharing programs. Adoption of these systems has...
Upcoming Urban Reads
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...disaster.” (from the publisher’s summary by Hachette Book Group) Read a taste of Jeff Goodall’s previous work on the subject of sea-level rise in Rolling Stone. Visceral...
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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...their resilience to climate change events. For these cities, there is particular concern regarding the impacts of water-related issues such as increased precipitation, sea level rise and urban flooding, all...
The Many Benefits of Healthy Campus Design
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...but it can also reduce stress levels, modify air pollution levels, and reduce the urban heat island effect. In addition, many of these features also support achieving sustainability targets. There...