Course Description

*Formerly CPE 185*


Course Description: 

The downtowns of Canada's largest cities include many dynamic mixed-use real estate development projects. Technological advances, traffic congestion, and environmental concerns are some of the many factors that contribute to the rapid growth of mixed-use real estate planning and development. Gain an overview of the development process that incorporates complimentary residential, commercial, civic, and business uses into a single parcel or development concept area. Learn about mixed-use planning polices, development regulations, and the complete development process through expert industry speakers, exposure to case studies of active developments across Canada, and interaction with like-minded co-learners.


Course Learning Outcomes: 

  1. Compare the advantages and disadvantages of mixed-use real estate planning and development across several regions of Canada
  2. Identify and discuss important factors for leasing and selling mixed-use developments
  3. Describe the basic principles of mixed-use development for a transit-oriented development
  4. Recognize the role of planning policies, municipal approval, and development regulations on potential mixed-use projects.
  5. Apply specific criteria for site selection feasibility to produce a mixed-use development plan
  6. Collaborate with co-learners to present mixed-use development plan to class
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8:00AM to 4:00PM
Apr 08, 2024 to Apr 16, 2024
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Course Fees
Investment non-credit $995.00 Click here to get more information
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Section Notes
Activity Date Times
Day 1 - in person Monday, April 8, 2024 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Day 2 - in person Tuesday, April 9, 2024 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Site visit (To be confirmed) Monday, April 8, 2024 To be confirmed
Capstone Presentations - Virtual Wednesday, April 24, 2024 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Rob Spanier biography: Faculty - REDI (redicanada.org)

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