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Death of Buildings

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Re: Death of Buildings

Postby PNGMK » Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:10 am

I'm on the enbloc sales committee for our condo. It's extremely disheartening to listen to the potential sales agents pitches - they show dozens of pictures of buildings I remember well for the last 30 years and how they were sold and converted into 700 ft2 shoe boxes...
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Re: Death of Buildings

Postby Barnsley » Wed, 08 Nov 2017 11:03 am

PNGMK wrote:I'm on the enbloc sales committee for our condo. It's extremely disheartening to listen to the potential sales agents pitches - they show dozens of pictures of buildings I remember well for the last 30 years and how they were sold and converted into 700 ft2 shoe boxes...


I dont know why folk are surprised. Surely everyone by now knows how it works.

Almost everything here is built for the short term , whats the point of building something that could last for 100 years when there is a pretty good chance it wont make 50 years.
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Re: Death of Buildings

Postby PNGMK » Wed, 08 Nov 2017 1:09 pm

Barnsley wrote:
PNGMK wrote:I'm on the enbloc sales committee for our condo. It's extremely disheartening to listen to the potential sales agents pitches - they show dozens of pictures of buildings I remember well for the last 30 years and how they were sold and converted into 700 ft2 shoe boxes...


I dont know why folk are surprised. Surely everyone by now knows how it works.

Almost everything here is built for the short term , whats the point of building something that could last for 100 years when there is a pretty good chance it wont make 50 years.


Yes - it will be a madhouse when the plot ratio is lifted from 2.8 *that's what's capping EB potential for many sites.
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