The Mayor’s Council worked collaboratively with Metro Vancouver’s municipalities to develop an action plan to improve and expand our transit and transportation system. Pictured: Commercial Drive Station Photo: Stephen Duffy
Our staff and board held strategic planning sessions and board and grants meetings in Campbell River in June. Photo: Kimiko Johanson
The Real Estate Foundation's Board of Governors approved 12 grants at the June grants meeting, totalling $875,000, taking our total to $1.2 million for 2015.
Vancouver will host the 2015 Building Opportunities Conference June 1 - 3. Photo: Flickr
The Social Purpose Real Estate Conference, Building Opportunities, is being held June 1-3 in Vancouver.
Tiny homes, like those in Boneyard Studios village in Washington D.C. showcases a new model of urban living. Photo: Flickr
Small Housing BC launches their free toolkit featuring 10 examples of small housing development in BC.
L-R: Host David Hendrickson (REFBC), Brent Mansfield (BC Food Systems Network), Cornelia Sussman (Kwantlen) and Caitriona Feeney (Kwantlen).
Missed our sold-out webinar on local food? Watch and listen to the discussion.
Okanagan Lake near Naramata. The Allan Brooks Nature Centre Society's grant will help the regional conservation collaborative work together on conservation, stewardship and land use planning initiatives. Photo: Flickr
The Real Estate Foundation's Board of Governors approved 10 grants at the March grants meeting, totalling $371,322, including $41,650 for Real Estate Industry Grants.
At least $13 billion of additional investment is need to renew and replace water and wastewater infrastructure. This does not include investment required for upgrades to address resilience for seismic or storm events. Photo: Flickr
A new report from the BC Water & Waste Association explores the state of our water, sewer and storm water systems in the face of aging infrastructure, growth, strengthened regulations, seismic risk, and climate change, and the capacity of local governments to maintain and renew water and wastewater infrastructure.
We are pleased to annouce the appointment of Governors Kelly Lerigny and Anna Warwick Sears to the positions of Chair and Vice-chair, respectively.
Maybe you have heard of the Foundation. Or perhaps you already knew a little about it, but still had questions. We can help! Here are seven things you may not know about the Real Estate Foundation of BC: