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  • The Edge, the world’s most intelligent smart building, turns a traditional office environment upside down The work day may start the same as anywhere else, but the minute employees enter The Edge building in Amsterdam all bets are off. Forget everything you have ever associated […]

    Orwellian nightmare or workplace nirvana?

    The Edge, the world’s most intelligent smart building, turns a traditional office environment upside down The work day may start the same as anywhere else, but the minute employees enter The Edge building in Amsterdam all bets are off. Forget everything you have ever associated […]

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  • Visionary pyramid-shaped highrise in Manhattan turning heads around the world With an eye focused squarely on the future, Danish architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) is turning heads around the world with its visionary pyramid-shaped highrise called VIA 57 West. Located in New York City’s […]

    Eye to the future

    Visionary pyramid-shaped highrise in Manhattan turning heads around the world With an eye focused squarely on the future, Danish architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) is turning heads around the world with its visionary pyramid-shaped highrise called VIA 57 West. Located in New York City’s […]

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  • Sustainable maverick home epitome of super-modern geometric design At first glance, an observer could be excused for simply noticing the obvious. Certainly, the East York Toronto home that’s come to be known as The Linear House drastically stands out from its neighbouring structures, predominantly carryovers […]

    The Linear House

    Sustainable maverick home epitome of super-modern geometric design At first glance, an observer could be excused for simply noticing the obvious. Certainly, the East York Toronto home that’s come to be known as The Linear House drastically stands out from its neighbouring structures, predominantly carryovers […]

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  • R&M Smith Contracting has built a time-honoured reputation based on quality and innovation There’s definitely something to be said about a contractor who can point to 33 successful years in the building industry. In the case of R&M Smith Contracting Limited, that means an ongoing […]

    Attention to detail

    R&M Smith Contracting has built a time-honoured reputation based on quality and innovation There’s definitely something to be said about a contractor who can point to 33 successful years in the building industry. In the case of R&M Smith Contracting Limited, that means an ongoing […]

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  •     Hosseini Homes Corporation provides top services for development and construction from start to finish Real estate investors have been paying close attention to Hosseini Homes Corporation – and vice versa. The Toronto-based company, a custom home building subsidiary of Tarh Saz Gostar, which […]

    One-stop shop

        Hosseini Homes Corporation provides top services for development and construction from start to finish Real estate investors have been paying close attention to Hosseini Homes Corporation – and vice versa. The Toronto-based company, a custom home building subsidiary of Tarh Saz Gostar, which […]

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  • Highest wooden building in the world to be built in Amsterdam Beginning in 2017, construction of the tallest timber tower in the world will get underway on the banks of the Amstel River in Amsterdam. Called HAUT – drawing inspiration from haute couture or designed, […]

    Above all else

    Highest wooden building in the world to be built in Amsterdam Beginning in 2017, construction of the tallest timber tower in the world will get underway on the banks of the Amstel River in Amsterdam. Called HAUT – drawing inspiration from haute couture or designed, […]

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  • Dubai’s Rosemont Hotel and Residences to feature stunning artificial world It’s common knowledge that Dubai, on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf, is well-known as a business hub extraordinaire with a dry desert climate. But by 2019, visitors to this iconic city of skyscrapers […]

    Rainforest in the desert

    Dubai’s Rosemont Hotel and Residences to feature stunning artificial world It’s common knowledge that Dubai, on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf, is well-known as a business hub extraordinaire with a dry desert climate. But by 2019, visitors to this iconic city of skyscrapers […]

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  • Sharon Village combines lifestyle of uncompromising style and heritage with convenience When it comes to a perfect GTA lifestyle, Sharon Village offers the best of both worlds. Located just 30 minutes north of Toronto, this Vogue Development Group community oozes historic charm with a relaxing […]

    Best of both worlds

    Sharon Village combines lifestyle of uncompromising style and heritage with convenience When it comes to a perfect GTA lifestyle, Sharon Village offers the best of both worlds. Located just 30 minutes north of Toronto, this Vogue Development Group community oozes historic charm with a relaxing […]

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  • Times Group continues to lead the way with its environmentally-friendly Key West condo project With a track record that speaks for itself, Times Group’s commitment to environmentally sustainable development is second to none. A premier name in the industry with 25 years of business and […]

    Living green

    Times Group continues to lead the way with its environmentally-friendly Key West condo project With a track record that speaks for itself, Times Group’s commitment to environmentally sustainable development is second to none. A premier name in the industry with 25 years of business and […]

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  •   By William Hirsch Green building is the catch phrase for the creation of houses that are energy-efficient and environmentally responsible in their design and construction. I’m old enough to remember the first Earth Day in 1970 when we called green building and sustainable design “ecology.” […]

    The straight goods on green building and energy-efficient home design

      By William Hirsch Green building is the catch phrase for the creation of houses that are energy-efficient and environmentally responsible in their design and construction. I’m old enough to remember the first Earth Day in 1970 when we called green building and sustainable design “ecology.” […]

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