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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.
Grow Together, Now
Calgary’s approach to planning considers multiple communities at once.
What is Net Zero?
It’s a concept that could add up to a more sustainable future
How cities grow
North American cities are making bold moves when it comes to development.
Urban farming takes root
It’s a concept that represents clear thinking about getting our hands dirty.
Drafting a Healthy Future
Student home designs create strong industry foundations
LIVABILITY, LIVABILITY, LIVABILITY
The search for home begins in the neighbourhood.
Living Furnace Free
With its Passive Haus, Brookfield proves that it is possible to build super energy-efficient homes in northern climates.
The Urban World
The growing population of cities presents challenges and opportunities.
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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!