Costs for Apartment Buildings

Brad Durant P.Eng posted a discussion in Ontario
I have clients looking at larger apartment buildings. They are keen on Passive House design but there is no cost data out there to give them guidelines to go by for preliminary discussions with board members and committees. Is there a data base of information on costs relevant in Ontario/Canada?

  • Evelyne Bouchard Hi Brad,

    That's a great question, and a topic worthy of ongoing study as PH becomes more prevalent in the Canadian market. The best resource that I've found to date is the Pembina Institute's...
    see more Hi Brad,

    That's a great question, and a topic worthy of ongoing study as PH becomes more prevalent in the Canadian market. The best resource that I've found to date is the Pembina Institute's report titled "Accelerating Market Transformation for High-Performance Building Enclosures". The section on incremental costs that starts at page 54:

    www.pembina.org/reports/passive-...
    9 months ago