No longer the tallest

TORONTO -- According to its developers, Dubai-based Emaar Properties, the Burj Dubai, currently under constructed in Dubai, is now officially the world's tallest building, surpassing the height of the CN Tower in Toronto, which for 31 years…

Vancouver real estate globally overpriced

VANCOUVER - According to Forbes magazine, real estate in the Greater Vancouver Area is the sixth most overpriced real estate market in the world.Using information gathered by GlobalPropertyGuide.com, an international real estate research…

LEED comes to Quebec City

QUEBEC CITY - A subsidiary of La Capitale Financial Group of Quebec has begun construction of Quebec City's first LEED-certified office building. The $41-million building, named the Delta 3, will have 170,000 square feet of leasable space…

New LEED system announced (August 01, 2007)

VANCOUVER - Ian Jarvis, Chair of the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), announced a restructuring of the LEED program at the Toronto Regional Sustainable Building Conference in June. The new program, called LEED Complete, is expected to…
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