Transactions

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Starlight, Blackstone acquire eight Toronto rental properties

Starlight Investments, an affiliate of Blackstone Property Partners, announced they have jointly purchased eight Toronto-area apartment buildings containing 1,067 units.
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Alignvest purchases Ottawa student residence

Alignvest Student Housing Inc. announced it has entered into a contract to purchase a new student housing property in Ottawa, known as "The Annex".
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Starlight and Homestead acquire two rental properties

Starlight Investments and Homestead Land Holdings announced they have jointly purchased two multi-residential apartment complexes for $241 million.
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Firm Capital Property Trust acquires Dartmouth rental building

Firm Capital Property Trust announced it has acquired a multi-residential building consisting of 69 units located in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.
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Minto Apartment REIT expands portfolio in Calgary and Ottawa

Minto Apartment REIT announced it has purchased two multi-res buildings in Calgary for $63.8 million. In addition, it is moving forward on the redevelopment of a commercial property into a mixed-use multi-res and retail property in Ottawa.
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GTA apartment sector continues to flourish

The latest market report from Marcus & Millichap reveals the GTA apartment sector is experiencing another strong year, with continued growth projected.
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Multi-res apartment demand defines Q2

Multi-suite residential properties are in demand in the second quarter, with transaction volumes growing by 17.5% year-over-year.
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Data signals strengthening Alberta market

Recent data released from the Altus Group indicates that the Alberta market is showing signs of economic recovery, with Calgary and Edmonton both posting favourable results.
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Starlight acquires four Vancouver multi-res properties

Starlight Investments announced that it has acquired four landmark concrete Vancouver apartment buildings comprised of 456 units.
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Victoria’s vibrant rental market lures investors

According to a new report from Colliers International, Victoria's purpose-built rental market experienced strong, positive market conditions throughout 2017.
Winnipeg

Apartment market trends and transactions

According to a recent market report from Avison Young, Canada's commercial real estate sector continues to possess varying, but largely healthy, property market fundamentals across the country's regions and asset classes.
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Starlight U.S. acquires Atlanta property

Starlight U.S. Multi-Family announced it has acquired a 50 per cent interest in a 250-unit, garden style property known as Coventry Pointe, in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Réseau Sélection acquires three Montreal retirement homes

Réseau Sélection announced it has acquired three retirement homes in Montreal, all of which were previously owned by Prével Retraite and the Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ
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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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Q3 2017 apartment market highlights

Overall, the Canadian real estate industry continues to be performing well with the apartment sector holding strong, according to the 2018 Emerging Trends in Real Estate report, published by PwC Canada and the Urban Land Institute
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High-rise development site sells in Coquitlam, B.C.

Colliers announced that it has sold a high density, mixed-use development site, located steps from the Burquitlam SkyTrain Station in West Coquitlam, B.C.
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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.