News & Info

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 
Friday, April 5, 2019

With Calgary still climbing out of recession, are 2019 condo buyers rethinking the "must haves" on their home purchase list? Here's what two of the city's top multi-family builders are seeing.

Monday, March 18, 2019

Partners Development Group has launched its newest northwest townhome project, Arrive at Sage Meadows. As spring approaches, the four models available are named Blossom, Orchid, Lotus and Jasmine, says Ismahan Omar, area sales manager...

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Presented by the Kamloops & District Real Estate Association, we'll be offering a workshop in Kamloops and invite you to attend. As sustainable building practices continue to increase, more and more high performance homes are coming onto the market...

Monday, January 28, 2019

Built Green Canada Q4 Newsletter 2018. Please find key updates from our fourth quarter, including...

Monday, January 28, 2019

Hailing from Haida Gwaii, a place known for its deep connection to nature, Josef Geluch, president at Naikoon Contracting Ltd., credits his roots for his interest in sustainability, describing it as a pure place that deeply influenced him...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Built Green Canada has been working on the last several months on a High Density Renovation and has three projects enrolled in this pilot. The new Renovation Program in pilot phase maintains the same seven categories...

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

As we near the end of 2018, we want to provide you with a summary of what’s new / changed in our 2019 BUILT GREEN® High Density Program Checklist.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

As we near the end of 2018, we want to provide you with a summary of what’s new / changed in our 2019 BUILT GREEN® Single Family Program Checklist. We’ve added a number of new checklist items, providing you with new opportunities...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Canadian Contractor’s review of certifiable energy-efficiency and sustainable building programs in Canada concludes (for now) with a look at Built Green, a builder-driven program that goes beyond mere energy-efficiency.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Built Green Canada partnered with the Green Builder® Coalition to bring performance-based water efficiency to Canada through its third-party certification programs’ water conservation section.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

For years, the call for affordable housing has been getting louder. While a number of municipalities across the country already have inclusionary housing regulations or guidelines in place, others are looking at how to shape the policies they will adopt.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Built Green Canada Q3 Newsletter 2018. Please find key updates from our third quarter, including...

Monday, October 22, 2018

Hospitals of Regina Foundation Home Lottery campaign is in full swing with more than 1,000 prizes, including the grand prize of a $1.1 million showhome plus $30,000 cash...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

As building code continues to ramp up, some builders face the more stringent regulations with confidence. In the case of Maskeen Group of Companies, their enthusiasm for innovative technologies and participation in a third-party certification...

Thursday, October 11, 2018

As building code, consumer demand, and in many cases builder leadership, propel the residential building industry towards producing more efficient homes in a constricted market, affordable, sustainable building solutions are highly sought after.

Friday, August 17, 2018

The much-anticipated Mount Douglas Manor affordable housing development on Arrow Road has neared the completion of the framing stage. Designed by Number Ten Architecture to Built Green standards, the three-storey, 84-unit building is...

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Built Green Canada Q2 Newsletter 2018. Please find key updates from our second quarter, including...

Thursday, August 2, 2018

While the economy slowly but steadily improves, mounting tariffs from our neighbours have many choosing to re-double their commitment to Canadian products. All the while, there are companies committed to being socially responsible...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

With the new millennium, forecasted concerns over computer bugs, financial chaos, and even drinking water shortages were alleviated. Back then, geopolitical events and natural disasters directly and indirectly contributed to the global energy crisis...

Friday, July 27, 2018

While fewer homes in the Calgary area have been enrolled in the Built Green Canada program this year, the setback can be linked to factors impacting the housing market, overall, says its CEO.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

You’re invited to our BUILT GREEN® Technical Workshop, as industry readies itself for the incoming BC Building Code and moves toward more sustainably built homes.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Industry leads the way in climate mitigation ahead of regulation, while all orders of government increase commitment to sustainable building. Concurrent with National Environment Week...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Built Green Canada Q1 Newsletter 2018. Please find key updates from our first quarter, including...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

While demand for sustainably built homes increases, new building code regulations focus on improved energy performance requirements, and affordability is high on everyone’s agenda—industry continues to lead the way with progressive, sustainable building..

1 2 3 4 5 6 7