Eight Passive House standard townhouse units in Squamish, BC. The units are designed to enhance and stimulate social interaction between residents whilst facilitating the outdoor lifestyle and culture of the area. The development situates all vehicular access to the site edges creating high-quality landscaped outdoor space in the centre of the site that is easily… Read more »

Blossom Park Passive House Supportive Housing Redevelopment

This project includes the redevelopment of a group home run by Indwell into 34 supportive apartments and a community hub that will be shared with other nearby tenants. The average unit size is 34m2 and includes a washroom, kitchenette, bedroom, and living space. Common spaces include a large community kitchen, laundry room, lounge, dining area,… Read more »

Yale Nation Passive House Sixplex

The Yale First Nation was looking for an innovative solution to provide adequate housing for members of their community that would go beyond meeting the minimum building code requirements. Britco Construction assisted with the design, manufacturing and installation of a modular Passive House complex that could withstand the wet climate conditions of the area, reduce… Read more »

Spire Landing

Spire Landing is one of Canada’s largest Passive House multi-unit residential developments.  It is situated in the City of Vancouver’s South Side where Fraser Street and East 57th Avenue intersect. This high-performing six-storey rental building will consist of 95 rental units and features numerous amenities including shared common rooms, roof-top terrace, and bike spaces. Designed… Read more »

1400 Alberni

Landa Global and Asia Standard Americas have applied to rezone 1488 Alberni Street and 740 Nicola Street to allow for two residential towers (43 and 48 storeys), amounting to about 650,000 SF (60,387 m2).  Once complete, this will be the tallest Passive House development in the world. The towers will have approximately 358 condominium units,… Read more »

Radiance Cohousing

Radiance Cohousing is a friendly, green community located in the heart of the Canadian prairies. The nine-unit townhouse development is currently under construction, with completion anticipated for winter 2018. The project uses a cohousing (“collaborative housing”) development approach, is designed to meet Passive House building standards, and incorporates sustainable landscaping techniques. By combining cohousing with… Read more »