For Immediate Release
Bogdan R. (Richard) Zagorowski to receive CMHC's Healthy Housing™ Recognition
September 20, 2006 - Bogdan R. (Richard) Zagorowski, President, Weissman Ltd. will receive Healthy Housing™ Recognition from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), Canada's national housing agency, on Saturday, September 23rd, during the Grand Opening of the Fifth Avenue Townhomes. CMHC's Healthy Housing™ Recognition Program recognizes Ontario builders and renovators who incorporate the features of CMHC's Healthy Housing™ principles in building and renovating houses.
"I am extremely proud and honoured to be recognized by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. The Fifth Avenue Townhomes represented a great opportunity for my company to demonstrate that energy efficient, healthy housing doesn't have to be expensive," said Bogdan R. (Richard) Zagorowski, President of Weissman Ltd.
CMHC is a leader in promoting the concept of Healthy Housing™. A truly healthy house is one that is good for the people who live in it, good for the community and good for the earth. Healthy Housing™ is defined by five key elements: Occupant Health, Energy Efficiency, Resource Efficiency, Environmental Responsibility, and Affordability.
"CMHC is pleased to recognize Bogdan Zagorowski and Weissman Ltd. for dedication to building healthier housing," said Bill Crawford, Senior Research Consultant, CMHC. "They have demonstrated knowledge of Healthy Housing™ principles, and a commitment to putting these principles into practice."
The Fifth Avenue Townhomes, located at 422 to 430 Fifth Avenue, include many innovative products and systems to ensure excellent indoor air quality, indoor comfort year round, exceptional energy efficiency and the use of recycled and environmentally friendly materials. At the same time, these homes offer many luxurious features and finishes.
The public is invited to drop in during the Grand Opening of the Fifth Avenue Townhomes to be held at 424 Fifth Avenue on Saturday, September 23rd and Sunday, September 24th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in learning more about energy efficient, healthy housing.
For more information about the Fifth Avenue Townhomes, please contact:
Bogdan R. (Richard) Zagorowski
For more information about CMHC's Healthy Housing™ Recognition program, please contact:
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