Jan. 04, 2016 | Kathleen Renne
Alternative forms of transportation dominates headlines in 2015
Joe Starkman was contemplating buying a car for his daughter while she attended university in Halifax. To his surprise, she wasn't interested.
"That twigged us," said Starkman, president of Knightsbridge Homes, the builder behind N3 in East Village, Calgary's first carless condo. "We started to do some research, and our research showed there's a market in that Generation Y demographic for which car ownership is not a priority.
"We're not trying to change the world, we're just responding to a world that's changing."