WLI BC is pleased to announce the launch of our Innovation Podcast Series, sponsored by Bosa Properties!
What does it mean to be innovative?
Join our conversations where we take a closer look at the evolution of innovation and what it means to be innovative in real estate today.
Our WLI BC podcasts are available on each of these platforms (Google Podcast, RSS Feed, Spotify, Apple, Pocket Casts, and Anchor)
Episode 5: Innovation in Fractional Homeownership
In this episode, our host, WLI BC Committee Member, Judy Farhat (Western Canadian Properties Group) has a conversation with Stephen Jagger, co-founder of addy. Steve and Judy discuss addy’s fractional investing business model, the company growth & success strategy, and how technology, community, and purpose-driven investing come together to open new opportunities in home ownership.
Listen to Episode 5: https://anchor.fm/wli
Episode 4: Innovation in Development
In this episode, our host, WLI BC Committee Member, host Nitasha Rajora has a conversation with Jordan Macdonald (CEO) and Theresa Dillon (Sales and Marketing Director) of fabric living. Jordan and Theresa describe fabric’s journey to date and describe how the company’s design-forward, thoughtful approach to development is enhancing the landscape of emerging neighbourhoods and giving back to the communities that surround them.
Listen to Episode 4: https://anchor.fm/wli
Episode 3: Innovation in community-centric branding, architecture + design
In this episode, our host, WLI BC Committee Member, Judy Farhat (Western Canadian Properties Group), has a conversation with Melissa Higgs, principal and architect at hcma. Melissa and Judy discuss hcma’s recent rebrand, interdisciplinary approach to architecture and design, and how art, collaboration, and shared values can come together to inspire community-centric places.
Listen to Episode 3: https://anchor.fm/wli
Episode 2: Innovation in Proptech and How Tribe is Redefining the Meaning of Community.
In this episode we invite a guest whose been making headlines as the visionary behind a new approach to property management. Founder of Tribe Property Technologies, Joseph Nakhla leads the vision for a comprehensive suite of products and services that cater for building and managing residential communities. Tribe Property Technologies is a technology-enabled platform of services that works together with owners, residents, councils, and developers to understand community and what that means from pre-construction to post-occupancy. They’re redefining property management and making COMMUNITY, their new type of business.
Listen to Episode 2: https://anchor.fm/wli/episodes/Tribe-Property-Technologies-e110k6e
Episode 1: Reina Condos
For WLI BC’s first episode, we welcomed the Director of Development at Urban Capital, Taya Cook, who helped steer the very first all-female development project in Toronto, Canada. They named the development, Reina, a Spanish word for ‘Queen’. Reina today is all over the news, dubbed the most impactful project of the year and a game changer when it comes to how building teams are formed, who gets to sit at the decision-making table, and what kinds of discussions are taking place.
Listen to Episode 1: https://anchor.fm/wli/episodes/Reina-Condos-ep1nml