CFAA-RHC 2020: Building Innovations Tour

CFAA Rental Housing Conference 2020, taking place from June 8 to 10 in Halifax, will begin with the Building Innovations Tour, in the afternoon of Monday, June 8, 2020. The Building Innovations Tour will tour some exceptional new rental buildings in downtown Halifax.

Maple by Southwest Properties

Maple by Southwest Properties, winner of the 2018 Rental Development of the Year at the CFAA Rental Housing Awards, will be featured on the CFAA Building Tour this year.

This newly built piece of the Halifax skyline, located in the downtown core, is home to 300 rental units and 9,000 square feel of retail space. Maple’s
glass tower and modern architecture makes it a visual standout in its neighbourhood.

Targeting LEED® gold certification, Maple features modern suite designs, original artwork and a sense of community, through resident social events and the proximity to everything the Halifax’s downtown has to offer. Amenities
include a swimming pool, hot tub, fitness centre, Great Room, billiard room, and large terrace with Harbour views.

Flynn Flats by Dexel Developments

The CFAA Building Tour will also feature the newly-built Flynn Flats, by Dexel Developments, in downtown Halifax.

Flynn Flats was named for the Flynn family, who owned a home at the site,before selling to the Lawen
family (Dexel Developments is part of the Lawen Group). Flynn Flats consists of 43 one- and two-bedroom flats, some with dens. Included in the flat style mix are 4 townhouse style flats. All flats offer residents high end, open concept living, with maximized unit storage, and relaxing, well appointed commons areas.

Large windows and enclosed balconies provide residents with spectacular views of the famous Halifax Harbour. Amenities include a rooftop terrace, resident lounge (including a dining room, kitchen and library), guest suite, fitness centre and indoor secure bike storage.

The Building Innovations Tour will also visit The Alexander by Killam REIT. More information about the Alexander can be found on page 40 of the November 2019 edition of RHB Magazine.

You can purchase tickets for the Building Innovations Tour, and for the rest of CFAA-RHC 2020, by visiting If you have any questions, please contact us at

We hope to see you there!