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    Northview Apartment REIT acquires 1,250 units

    Northview Apartment REIT announced it has agreed to acquire a 1,250-unit portfolio from independent third-party vendors and affiliates of Starlight Group Property Holdings Inc. for an aggregate purchase price of $196.8 million
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    44-unit boutique rental property coming to Victoria

    A new housing project in Victoria, B.C., which was previously proposed as a condominium building, will now be a 44-unit boutique rental property.
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    Surrey named B.C.’s top city for real estate investment

    A new report released by REIN suggests that Surrey, the second largest and fastest growing city in B.C., has the diversity and strength required to lead the province in real estate investment potential.
  • staff engagement

    How to engage an underperforming staff

    Boost productivity and employee satisfaction with these staff engagement tips from M&R Holdings' Randy Daiter
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    Energy efficiency in older stock apartments

    Looking for ways to boost energy efficiency in your older-stock apartment buildings? We spoke with Mike Mulqueen, Lead, CDM Business Development (MURB) at Toronto Hydro for insights into the latest incentives and energy efficiency opportunities as we head into 2017.
  • fire safety

    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.

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  • Vancouver market

    Multifamily market thrives in Vancouver

    A new report from Avison Young looks at commercial real estate investment activity in five countries and 54 markets, including how the multifamily market has fared to date in 2017.
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    Thermal metering regulations coming to Canada

    While oversight of electricity and gas metering has been in place for quite some time, thermal metering has remained unchecked in Canada. But not for long.
  • Tom Schwartz CAPREIT

    Loss of a Canadian apartment icon

    The Canadian apartment industry has lost a leader, visionary and icon. Tom Schwartz, President and Chief Executive Officer of CAPREIT has passed away following an intense battle with prostate cancer.

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  • Tom Schwartz CAPREIT

    Loss of a Canadian apartment icon

    The Canadian apartment industry has lost a leader, visionary and icon. Tom Schwartz, President and Chief Executive Officer of CAPREIT has passed away following an intense battle with prostate cancer.
  • new apartment buildings

    Canada’s brand new apartment buildings

    Today’s generation of new apartment buildings looks nothing like its dated predecessors. Built to emulate high-end condominiums but with the services and amenities of upscale
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    Toronto Community Housing in crisis

    It has been another tumultuous month for Toronto Community Housing, Canada’s largest social housing provider. The city-run entity with a $9-billion portfolio is once again facing criticism for failing in the upkeep of its 58,000 units.