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Our latest book explores the concept of Complete Communities, and why it’s catching on.
Our latest book explores the concept of Complete Communities, and why it’s catching on. Read now to see what Calgarians think.
The greying of Canada’s cities
Shifting demographics mean urban areas must stay energetic and vital.
An economic workout
The ActiveCITY Coalition seeks to get Calgary — and Calgarians — moving.
Net zero is a net positive
Living in a net zero home lets homeowners save money on bills. And that means we can all breathe easier.
Renters Get Their Due
The market for apartments is currently a bright spot in Calgary. It just might have long-term benefits as well.
All Hail the Bus
The ride-share concept comes to the business of connecting people.
What goes where?
A city’s land use bylaw reveals how it thinks about growth.
Building for the new neighbours
Working in established urban areas presents unique challenges.
Facts in the ground
A new strategy looks to remove some of the hurdles to redevelopment in Calgary.
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8 Urban Design Buzzwords to Know
From densification to woonerf – a guide to urban planning jargon.
Millennial Home Buying? The Struggle is Real.
Young Canadians won’t miss out — just get creative.
Secondary Suites in YYC
Our new video reviews 7 widely held beliefs about secondary suites, and presents the research.
Creating thriving mixed-use communities.
Discover facts and other useful information in our books, videos and brochures. Get informed, and join the conversation!