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  • Condo sales soar to record highs as low-rise inventories drop to “almost inconceivable” lows: BILD

    Condo sales soar to record highs as low-rise inventories drop to “almost inconceivable” lows: BILD

    There is no mistaking the rising urgency in tone in the voice of the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD). The new-housing supply crisis in the GTA is not only “unprecedented,” it is now “almost inconceivable.” BILD president Bryan Tuckey said in his latest statement on new home sales in Toronto that the number of new homes for sale reached unprecedented levels of scarcity in February, with just 1,001 new low-rise homes in builder inventories at the end of the month. That includes single detached, semi-detached, and townhomes. A decade ago there were 17,304. According to Tuckey, the industry is building more mid- and high-rise housing, in accordance with government intensification policy, but consumer demand for low-rise homes has not dropped. At the end of February, there were just 324 new detached homes available for purchase in the GTA, a number he called “almost inconceivable.” In fact, according to ... Read More »
  • Tridel company DelSuites wins prestigious award for sustainability

    Tridel company DelSuites wins prestigious award for sustainability

    It might be, the next time you book a hotel room somewhere in the world, that your top concern is the price. Everybody wants to get a good price, as the Trivago guy never stops reminding us. But for business travellers and other people who need more than just a few nights’ stay in Toronto, there’s another option you might not have thought of: corporate housing, also known in Canada as furnished accommodation. And the name to look for in corporate housing in Toronto is DelSuites, a member of the famous Tridel group of companies. DelSuites is just now celebrating its latest award. The US-based Corporate Housing Providers Association (CHPA) has given DelSuites—the first Canadian company so honoured—its Best Green Progress Award. In its release, CPHA says that the Best Green Progress Award is an annual worldwide award that recognizes one company “that exemplifies a dedication to environmental responsibility and ... Read More »

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