A surging industrial sector helped to counterbalance slipping retail values and push up 2018 investment returns on Canadian commercial real estate.
Demand for rental housing across Canada continues to rise according to CHMC’s 2018 Rental Market Report, published annually in November.
The launch of a new four-year cycle in 2017 spurred a wave of assessment appeals as property owners reacted to often dramatic increases in value over the previous assessment.
Flood season is arriving to regions across Canada, posing a significant risk to infrastructure, potential loss of life and pest-related health risks.
Mixed-use developments in Toronto are creating neighbourhoods that are unaffordable for many people, according to a new study.
Robust economies in Toronto and Vancouver, a continuing slump in Calgary, retailing challenges and sustained high demand for rental housing all play into an index-wide total return of 6.7 per cent.
Accessibility advocates see the built environment as a laggard when it comes to fire safety, especially for people with disabilities.
The GTA's rising population and provincial investments will fuel growth at commercial hubs near future transit-oriented developments.
A recent webinar about women in business addressed overcoming gender stereotypes and social constructs in leadership.
REITs and PERE managers face a unique challenge in developing succession planning strategies that identify the next generation of leaders.
The CaGBC is working to spearhead the next evolution of green building with the launch of its Zero Carbon Building Standard.
A new $200-million hotel-office-condo-multifamily development officially broke ground in downtown Montreal last week.
Flooding is giving rise to new research on how green roof performance metrics can better manage water capacity.
Commercial business operators and broader public sector entities such as health care facilities, schools, universities and colleges can claim for partial refunds of applicable purchases made since March 24 of this year.
Annual results of the REALPAC/IPD Canada Quarterly Property Index, released late last week, reveal a year of below-average performance for index participants' directly held standing assets.
Buildings are becoming more connected and functional as information and operational technology converge, heightening the risk of cybersecurity attacks.
A recent PM Expo seminar elaborated on changing market conditions and how they will affect future property managers in an increasingly technical field.