What do we believe in?
- Calgary is the model for smart growth in North America
- Consumers require choice in communities and homes.
- The development community exceeds innovation expectations.
- There are benefits to new communities.
Biggest Threat to Our Economy is Fear
Do not feed the fears — that was the
bottom line message on Alberta’s economy,
delivered by ATB economist Todd Hirsch to
a gathering of residential construction
executives last week.
“I think that when we’re deali... Read the full story
Smarter growth conversation
By 2041, the Calgary region is expected to be home to 2.4 million people.
With the current record-breaking pace adding 40,000 new residents per year, one of the big questions is where all those new people are going t... Read the full story
Growth initiative lays out the facts
Growth will be the biggest story in Calgary in 2014.
It is the Smarter Growth Initiative, a collaboration between the Urban Development Institute-Calgary (UDI) and Canadian Home Builders’ Association-Calgary Region (CHB... Read the full story
Calgary Herald Op Ed: Huntingford: City holds the tools to easing housing crunch
Housing crunch? Absolutely.
Is there a fix? Absolutely.
And Calgary’s developers and home builders
are committed to be a part of it.
Both Calgary’s mayor and Alberta’s premier
were right in their comments abou... Read the full story
MGA Issues & Recommendations Presented to: The Government of Alberta
Prepared by: Urban Development Institute (UDI) - Calgary (June 13th, 2014)
A new document prepared by CHBA Calgary Region
provides information on the recently discussed
issue of inclusionary zoning and it's use in