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Calgary’s New Public Library

    The city of Calgary is making international headlines for the construction of their New Public Library. The development was listed on Architectural Digest’s list of 12 Most Anticipated Buildings of 2018.  With a $245-million price tag, the new library will..

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    AEDs Save Lives in High-Rises

      There are a lot of perks to living in a downtown high-rise. Shared amenities, access to nearby shopping and restaurants, and the ability to walk to work are just a few of the reasons why some people might choose to..

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      Age Restrictions in Alberta Condominiums

        In January 2017, an amendment to Bill 23, the Alberta Human Rights Amendment Act, was put forward that would add age as a prohibited ground of discrimination under sections 4 and 5. Age is currently a prohibited ground of discrimination..

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        Determining the Age of Roofing in Multi-Resident Buildings

          By Liam Bailey, BSc. Eng. (Hons) in Construction Engineering and Management Depreciation Report Planner & Herman Kwok, BASc in Materials Engineering, MEng in Building Science Depreciation Report Planner Click here to read Determining the Age of Roofing in Multi-Resident Buildings in its entirety. While..

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          CHOA Condo Smarts: Who Controls Common Property?

            We came across this Condo Smarts post by Tony Gioventu from Condominium Home Owners’ Association of British Columbia that highlights the limits of a strata lot owner’s right to alter common property without permission of the strata council. Read the full article below to learn more..

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