Tag Archive: Alexander Maurer

Largest Passive House Building in Canada is ready for occupancy; by Marken Consulting

The largest completed Passive House Building in Canada and the northernmost multifamily Passive House Building in the world to date is now complete and ready for occupancy. On November 15th 2019 the official… Continue reading

New Multigenerational Passive House coming to the City of Burnaby, Canada

Currently at building permit stage, our team at Marken Design has developed a new multigenerational Passive House – a modern home for a large family of three generations under one roof. The wood… Continue reading

Passive House Project Updates New York, Valleyview, Fort St. John and Vancouver…

We have been starting into 2019 with new ideas and new projects throughout Canada, the US and Europe; and some are nearing completion, such as the Valleyview Townhall – the first Passive House… Continue reading

Pile foundation and Passive House – Example Fort St. John affordable housing project

  Close to completion, this 6 storey and 50 unit apartment building located in Fort St. John is slated to become one of Canada’s largest certified Passive House Buildings. It is also a first worldwide,… Continue reading

The City of Vancouver is slated to approve Duplexes in single family zones throughout the City.

Zoning that ensures the majority of Vancouver is reserved for single-family homes could be changed as early as fall 2018. City council has approved a motion Wednesday  which can be read here, asking staff to… Continue reading