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September 18, 2020

CMHC to get new name to better reflect focus on housing affordability

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. will be getting a new name in the coming months, part of a larger rebranding by the federal housing agency to better reflect its changing mandate....

September 18, 2020

ICwhatUC and Virtuo partnership offers technology for the home building industry

Calgary-based software company ICwhatUC is pleased to announce its partnership with Virtuo, one of Canada’s fastest growing tech companies. The two successful startups have combined their innovative platforms to effectively take the...

September 18, 2020

Cooper Equipment Rentals acquires Herc Atlantic branches

Cooper Equipment Rentals Limited, the leading independent equipment rental company inCanada, announced today that it has acquired theAtlantic Canadaassets of Herc Rentals Inc. Herc is a premier, full-service equipment rental firm operating...

September 18, 2020

August US home building slides 5.1% after months of gains

The Associated Press reports that U.S. housing construction fell a surprising 5.1% in August after three months of strong gains when home builders ramped up projects following a pandemic-induced shutdown in March...

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