Posts Tagged ‘empty condos’

The End of the Age of Tall Buildings

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

Vancouver towers from Wikimedia Commons

[Update: see post on this topic on the Vancouver Lights blog. Also see this critique of glass highrises by Lisa Rochon in the Globe and Mail. Apologies that this is such a long post. For urbanist nerds only, perhaps, though this issue affects anyone interested in urban affordability and sustainability.]

 

The other evening I had to go to a meeting in a condo tower’s boardroom.

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