Jan 12, 2021
designQ Edmonton has been working to create a truly comprehensive and stress-free experience for customers, which has proven to be especially valuable throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jan 4, 2021
Edmonton, AB – In November, after much anticipation, Star Mechanical Edmonton proudly opened the doors to its brand new 20,663-sq. ft. building. Qualico Commercial developed the facility, providing a unique opportunity for the builder to collaborate and consult with the tenant during the design and construction of the facility.
Dec 31, 2020
In the community of Harmony, Qualico Communities Calgary teamed up with Bordeaux Developments and Heavy Industries to hold an art competition and select a design for a second public art piece for the community.
Dec 29, 2020
Langley, BC - When “moving house,” there is often an opportunity to repurpose and donate old belongings. Which is exactly why Qualico’s British Columbia regional office connected with Ishtar Transition House this past summer, when they were moving into their new office building.
Dec 22, 2020
Calgary, AB - Over the last 60 years, Star Building Materials Calgary has been a major supplier of building materials to both small independent contractors and large construction corporations. Throughout 2020, the supplier has made some exciting changes to its service offerings, resulting in significant growth despite the unpredictability of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dec 18, 2020
When construction in Sage Creek first started in 2005, the Winnipeg community was envisioned to embody the vibe of “new urbanism,” with a Village Centre that would go against the traditional suburban plan. Now years later, Sage Creek has flourished, with approximately 7,000 residents, truly embodying a lively “downtown” feel in a suburban setting.
Dec 16, 2020
In his 44 years at Qualico, Brian Higgins, Regional Vice-President, Qualico US, has worn many hats and has gained valuable experience by learning everything he could in each of his roles at the company. Brian will be retiring from his role at Qualico at the end of December and will be passing the torch to the Qualico US team he was so instrumental in building.
Dec 10, 2020
Winnipeg, MB - Star Ready to Move Homes Winnipeg (Star RTM) has been building custom ready-to-move homes for the last 30 years, and with government restrictions and travel bans in place, the homebuilder has seen a strong trend towards the purchase of family cottages.
Dec 8, 2020
Winnipeg, MB – The last phase of Qualico Communities Winnipeg’s RidgeWood West neighbourhood is now underway and will continue to build off of the success of the previous phases completed so far.
Dec 4, 2020
Winnipeg, MB – In January of 2018, leaders of the homebuilding and development industry asked the court to rule on the legitimacy of the City of Winnipeg’s Impact Fee. In July 2020, the court ruled the fee to be invalid and for fees collected to be returned to those that paid them. On November 30, the City of Winnipeg announced their intent to issue refund payments. After a process that required an extensive amount of time, energy and resources, Qualico is pleased to see this next step.
Dec 1, 2020
Saskatoon, SK – As Qualico marks its 10th anniversary of operating in Saskatchewan, its homebuilders in Regina and Saskatoon will consolidate under one common brand, to become Pacesetter Homes Saskatchewan on January 1, 2021.
Nov 30, 2020
Winnipeg, MB - For the last 60 years, Star Building Materials Winnipeg has primarily served commercial contractors, offering a huge selection of lumber, building materials, finishing products, hardware, paint, tools, plumbing and electrical materials. On September 30, 2020, the team officially opened its brand new retail store, expanding its footprint and product assortment, offering more of a selection for anyone who wants to ‘buy where the builders buy.’
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