Many commercial real estate operators are making the simple business case for buildings that are functional for all potential users. It’s a quest that can begin with simple investigations, simple low-cost measures and simple mindfulness.
Three key lessons for making buildings energy- and carbon-efficient and healthy.
Open communication from management and staff will be key to normalizing new and fast-evolving cleaning procedures.
As a Fitwel® Champion and Industry Advisor for the Viral Response Module, BentallGreenOak is helping to ensure evolving health and wellness demands are met in Canadian real estate.
Optimizing ventilation and air handling systems is key to achieving net zero energy performance goals.
Based on survey findings, downtown commercial landlords are beginning the pandemic recovery process with a tenant base that generally looks favourably on the area and their experiences within it.
Pre-pandemic, this had been hiding under the radar of technological innovation.
Enhancing cleaning, disinfection, and communication is critically important within real estate at a time when health and safety is top of mind.
An influx of new office supply was always expected to shake up the status quo in the downtown Toronto market given that approximately two-thirds of the 8+ million square feet of space currently under construction is already preleased.
Four solutions for a smarter, safer, and cleaner building as cleaning and maintenance is reinvented.
Manulife Investment Management is the first Canadian real estate landlord to achieve GBAC STAR accreditation, for 7 of its Montreal properties.
Commercial real estate investors, owners and managers are acknowledging that entrenched social inequities undermine their workforces, their tenants and the value of their portfolios.
The 2020 race2reduce field boasts more than 1,730 buildings encompassing 248 million square feet of space in common areas and tenant premises — an increase from 650 buildings covering 95 million square feet in 2019.
The CECRA program is voluntary. Not all eligible landlords will necessarily take advantage of this program for various reasons.
Like humans, living walls might be overdue for a trim, but few are imperilled in the now largely empty surroundings of commercial and institutional buildings.
Commercial real estate operators are seeking advice across a wide spectrum of expertise as they deploy their crisis management, business continuity and recovery plans.
Landlords and tenants are continuing to move lease transactions forward in anticipation of a return to business as usual in the near future.