Building Magazine

University of Waterloo

  • Mixed-use developments can reduce affordability & diversity: study

    February 5, 2018 by Building

    Making the buildings in neighbourhoods more diverse through mixed-use residential and commercial developments also makes it too expensive for many people to live in. A University of Waterloo study of Toronto neighbourhoods found that the increased cost, which was further

  • News Building

    Cora Group breaks ground on evolv1 office building in Waterloo

    July 4, 2017 by Building

    The Cora Group, a premier developer and manager of Class A office space located in the Waterloo Region, has broken ground on evolv1, Canada’s first net zero commercial multi-tenant office building. The company has also announced that TextNow, one of North America’s fastest growing tech companies, will make

  • Winning designs announced for third annual Winter Stations competition

    January 16, 2017 by Building

    The windswept beaches of Toronto will come alive once more this winter as the third annual Winter Stations Design Competition transforms lifeguard stations into playful art installations. Five winning designs were selected out of hundreds of submissions by the design

  • Factory Square opens in Waterloo’s new Idea Quarter

    July 20, 2016 by Building

    Spear Street Capital, a real estate and investment company, has announced the grand opening of their Kitchener-Waterloo flagship property, Factory Square, located in Waterloo’s newly branded Idea Quarter. Building on the demands of a highly entrepreneurial region that requires collaborative environments