2023

$1,299,870

Total Investment Grants Funded

Battling Inflation & Its Ripple Effects: The Impact of High Interest Rates on Alberta’s Real Estate Market
University of Alberta, Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences
$150,000
Energy Poverty Reduction & Home Upgrades Program
Alberta Ecotrust Foundation
$120,400
Enhancing Rural Alberta’s Real Estate through Accessible & Universal Design
Athabasca University RAIC Centre for Architecture in collaboration with Sundre Hospital Futures
$200,020
Growing Ecosystem Economy Knowledge
Agroforestry and Woodlot Extension Society
$250,000
Prototyping an Inclusive Design Process for the Creation of Accessible Housing in Alberta
University of Alberta Affordable Housing Solutions Lab
$85,000
REET Institute App
The REET Institute
$200,000
Return-On-Investment Urban Modelling Pilot Project
City of Airdrie and University of Calgary School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape (Center for Civilization)
$100,000
$100,000

Total Development Grants Funded

  • Canmore Town Centre Study
    from the Downtown Canmore Business Improvement Area and the University of Calgary School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape
    $25,000
  • Exploring Policy Intersections Between the Built Environment & the Law
    from the University of Calgary School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape, and Faculty of Law
    $25,000
  • Supporting Environmental Outcomes in Municipal Development Planning
    from the Miistakis Institute
    $25,000
  • Place Matters: Biophilia Research Strategy
    from the Vivo for Healthier Generations Society
    $25,000
$120,750

Total Sponsorships Funded

  • 2023 APPI Conference
    hosted by the Alberta Professional Planners Institute
    $1,500
  • 2023 ASVI Conference
    hosted by the Association of Summer Villages of Alberta
    $250
  • 2023 CPAA Conference
    hosted by the Community Planning Association of Alberta
    $1,250
  • 2023 EDA Xperience Leaders Summit & Conference
    hosted by Economic Developers Alberta
    $5,000
  • 2023 ReEnvision Housing Symposium
    hosted by the Edmonton Metropolitan Regional Board
    $10,000
  • 32nd Annual Emerald Awards, Infrastructure Award
    hosted by the Alberta Emerald Foundation
    $5,000
  • Alberta Condo & Real Estate Conference
    hosted by the the Association of Condominium Managers of Alberta, the Canadian Condominium Institute South Alberta and the Real Estate Institute of Canada Calgary Chapter
    $5,000
  • Alberta Condo Expo
    hosted by the Canadian Condominium Institute North Alberta Chapter
    $1,500
  • Alberta Energy Efficiency & Innovation Summit
    hosted by the Smart Sustainable Resilient Infrastructure Association & the Alberta Energy Efficiency Alliance
    $1,500
  • Banff Western Connection
    hosted by Banff Western Connection
    $8,000
  • Banff Western Connection Bursaries
    for the REALTORS® Association of Lloydminster & District, the REALTORS® Association of South-Central Alberta, the Grande Prairie & Area Association of REALTORS®, and the Fort McMurray Real Estate Board
    $2,500 awarded to each board for a total of $10,000
  • BOMEX National Conference
    hosted by BOMA Edmonton
    $10,000
  • BUILDEX Alberta
    hosted by Informa Connect
    $6,500
  • Building for Sustainability Symposium
    hosted by the Biosphere Institute of the Bow Valley and the Bow Valley Builders and Developers Association
    $3,000
  • Calgary Real Estate Forum
    hosted by Informa Connect
    $5,750
  • Canadian Rural & Remote Housing & Homelessness Symposium
    hosted by the Rural Development Network
    $5,000
  • CARA Conference & Tradeshow
    hosted by the Central Alberta REALTORS® Association
    $5,000
  • Fundraiser for Housing Stability
    hosted by the Central Alberta Outreach Centre
    $5,000
  • The Great Canadian Road Trip: Live in Calgary
    hosted by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA)
    $10,000
  • Healthy Communities Innovation Forum
    hosted by the University of Alberta School of Public Health, Centre for Healthy Communities
    $5,000
  • RAECON 2023
    hosted by the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton
    $1,500
  • State of Our Cities Report & National Convening
    hosted by the Canadian Urban Institute
    $5,000
  • Strategic Board Development
    for the REALTORS® Community Foundation of Edmonton
    $5,000