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    Killam announces two multi-res acquisitions

    Killam Apartment REIT announced the closing of two multi-residential acquisitions, in London and Calgary, for a total of $26.2 million.
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    King Portland Centre to include rental property

    Allied Properties REIT and RioCan REIT announced that King Portland Centre, which is currently under construction in Toronto, will include a rental property along with office and retail components.
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    StanBrooke rental tower breaks ground in Montreal

    Brivia Group and Gansu Tianqing Real Estate Group have announced that they have begun construction on StanBrooke, a 19-storey high-end rental tower in downtown Montreal.
  • fire alarm technology

    Advances in fire alarm technology

    Fire alarm technology is an important consideration for any apartment building owner . Tyco's Peter Redfern shares the features and benefits of the addressable fire alarm notification technology used in today's leading systems.
  • Energy benchmarking in Canada

    Best strategies for saving energy

    Suneel Gupta, Director of Energy and Sustainability at FirstService Residential Ontario provides key strategies for saving energy in multi-residential buildings.
  • preventative maintenance program

    Seasonal preventative maintenance tips

    Mark Kesseler, Vice President, Construction & Physical Operations at Greenwin, provides the following pre-winter preventative maintenance program tips for property managers.

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    Furor over MPAC multi-res cap rates predicted

    Assessment notices for nearly 16,000 Ontario multi-residential properties will be mailed out next week, delivering valuations determined for the first time with the newly adopted direct capitalization methodology.
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    Improving safety for elderly tenants

    The Canadian population is aging and seniors constitute the fastest-growing age group. This trend is expected to continue for the next several decades due to a below replacement fertility rate, an increase in life expectancy, and the aging of the baby boom generation.
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    Canada’s apartment market today

    Canada’s apartment market continues to capture the attention of investors craving stability in what has become an uncertain economic backdrop. Notably, Calgary apartment market conditions have