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After the Flood - A Resource for Landlords and Tenants

The Centre for Public Legal Education just put together this resource for landlords and tenants who have been devastated by the floods in Alberta. You can click the picture below to read the info sheet, and you can click here to listen to an audio Q & A version.

Foundation Announces Spring 2013 Community Investment

The Board of Governors of the Alberta Real Estate Foundation recently approved $295,000 in community investment projects at their recent meeting on March 8, 2013. Click to see more about the 8 remarkable projects we are supporting.

Co-Gen Melcor YMCA Village

Situated in the core of Edmonton’s Boyle Street Community, the Melcor YMCA Village - Affordable Housing Facility will be home to more than 150 low-income families, couples, and individuals, including people with limited mobility.

Let's Talk Condos!

The Government of Alberta is taking steps to strengthen condominium legislation to address the current needs of condominium corporations, unit owners, and developers; and raise standards in Alberta's condominium industry.

The Foundation Supports Energy Efficiency in Real Estate

The Foundation is currently supporting an energy efficiency pilot project for commercial buildings and industrial facilities. The project, EE Check, provides assistance to facilities to undertake an energy efficiency audit, develop a business case for upgrades and implement selected upgrades.

Century Homes Calgary receives the Governor General's History Award

Century Homes Calgary receives the Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Community Programming. Century Homes Calgary stood out because of its significant impact on the community, both in terms of the number of participants in the project, and the number of those benefitting from the legacy of the research in future years.