Upsize Your Life Through Downsizing Your Home: 7 Benefits to Downsizing

While previously considered more of an obligation than a choice, downsizing is now a veritable trend. There are many reasons why people are forgoing large single unit houses in favour of smaller and more modest spaces, such as condos. Whether you’re saying goodbye to the family home or you simply want to simplify and streamline your… Read more »


Zibi: Right in the Center of the Action

There are fewer things more frustrating than FOMO—fear of missing out—and nothing causes more FOMO than living outside the action, especially when most of it takes place downtown. When your car is your only means of transportation to and from said downtown events, your potential to miss out becomes compounded by a lack of options…. Read more »

Ontario Divisional Court gives Zibi the green light

Ottawa, May 26, 2016 – Windmill Development Group and Dream Unlimited Corp. (TSX:DRM) welcome the Ontario Divisional Court’s ruling to uphold the Ontario Municipal’s Board’s decision to allow the rezoning of the Chaudière and Albert Islands and make way for the development of the highly anticipated Zibi community. “We are looking forward to delivering on… Read more »


Ottawa Waterfront Terrace Living

Owning a waterfront condo in downtown Ottawa is no longer a dream thanks to Zibi. At Kanaal, our waterfront condos offer private waterfront access to Buchanan Channel in the Ottawa River. Lounge on your spacious outdoor waterside terrace for pre-dinner cocktails and then make your way inside to your one or two-bedroom condo or townhouse… Read more »


Last chance for Pre-Construction pricing at O!

A new era of sustainable development in Gatineau is upon us, and it all begins with Zibi: the new eco district in the heart of the National Capital region. Before construction starts and the community begins to grow is your best chance to benefit from the best possible price for a sustainably designed new condo… Read more »


Zibi gives back for Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day 2016, Zibi will be giving away 2000 FREE trees on Saturday, April 23rd from 10am to 5pm at the Zibi sales centre, 3 Eddy St, Gatineau. Always striving for ways to engage the community and work toward a greener future, Zibi is proud to have partnered with Ecology Ottawa in… Read more »

How Ottawa’s Zibi project is revolutionizing sustainable urban development

By Doug Fischer, Canadian Geographic – Published on: April 6, 2016 Across Canada, there are old buildings finding new life through modern transformations. But such metamorphoses are complicated. Indeed, for the past three decades, Stratford, Ont. has struggled to decide on what to do with the giant, neglected railway repair shop that sits on the… Read more »

Builders lead charge to green Ottawa’s urban heart

By Sheila Brady, Ottawa Citizen – Published on: March 30, 2016 You can almost feel the green seismic shift rumbling through Ottawa triggered by a deeply committed handful of developers and designers. Their focus is on building sustainable, waterfront communities that blend homes with shops and pay tribute to the past while promoting bike and… Read more »


The box stores of suburbia are a sea of sameness – break free!

In today’s increasingly cookie cutter world, businesses with distinctive character like artisan shops, independent cafes and restaurants and unique bars provide variety and creativity – less of the same, and more one-of-a-kind finds, and memorable experiences with options suited to your personal tastes. In addition to providing one-of-a-kind offerings, local businesses benefit the community better… Read more »