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Canadian Property Management

Cadillac Fairview breaks ground on 160 Front Street

The development features 1.2m square feet of office space, 339 parking stalls, and 12,290 square feet of retail space.
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REMI Network

New report recommends national wind resilience standard

The report provides the basis for the development of wind risk reduction measures.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Slow approval processes continue to hamper new development

Current approval processes are hampering the development of safe and affordable housing in Ontario, according to a new research paper published by the OBOA.
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REMI Network

ASHRAE publishes energy guideline for historic buildings

The guideline provides comprehensive and detailed descriptions of the processes and procedures for the retrofitting of historic buildings to achieve greater measured efficiency.
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REMI Network

RESCON welcomes noise bylaw compromise

The change to the noise bylaw will be effective October 1.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Average rents decline slightly in March

Overall, average rents in Canada declined slightly in March after three straight months of increasing rental rates, according to the April national rent report produced by Rentals.ca and Bullpen Research & Consulting.
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Canadian Property Management

Toronto Region Board of Trade relocating to Queens Quay

The 25-storey office building which features approximately 690,000 square feet of Class "AAA" space, is the first phase of Menkes' mixed-use community – Sugar Wharf.
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REMI Network

Canada’s Greenest Employers named for 2019

Winners of the 12th annual Canada’s Greenest Employers competition for 2019 include companies that create a culture of environmental awareness in their organizations.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Ottawa-Gatineau tapped for value-add potential

The partners will invest in in-suite and common area upgrades with the aim of generating more revenue from the units, which are located in the downtown cores on both sides of the Ottawa River.
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Canadian Property Management

Municipalities could lose clout on MPAC board

A new government means a new round of scrutiny for Ontario's property assessment agency.
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REMI Network

Haskayne students win real estate case competition

The annual competition event challenges students to think outside the box solve complex real estate problems.
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Canadian Property Management

BOMA BC introduces recommissioning program

The BOMA BC Building Tune-Up Program is geared towards Class B and C buildings that are older than five years, a market segment with significant opportunities for energy savings.
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REMI Network

Diamond Schmitt wins SCUP Excellence award

Diamond Schmitt Architects wins a SCUP Excellence in Architecture Award for Lazaridis Hall at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont.
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Citron Hygiene expands its global footprint

This is Citron Hygiene's first acquisition outside of North America.
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REMI Network

Davpart unveils plans to transform historic Toronto landmark

The former Maclean Publishing Company/Maclean-Hunter Building is believed to be North America's tallest architectural heritage retention development.
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Canadian Property Management

Toronto office vacancy rate hits record low

Thriving tech and e-commerce sectors drive commercial real estate records in the first quarter of 2019.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Calgary condo market sees modest uptick as more renters look to buy

According to the latest Royal LePage House Price Survey, low rental vacancy rates and rising rental costs in Calgary are contributing to a modest increase in condominium ownership.