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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Deal-making functions migrate to proptech

Survey respondents foresee technology-enabled multifamily co-living will be the most significant disruptor to the status quo, while trends like office co-working, retail brandbox and industrial flex space cause upheaval in the other property sectors.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Apartment sector leads lagging Alberta investment activity

Altus Group’s latest report on investment shows that both Calgary and Edmonton’s commercial real estate sectors were down significantly in Q2, excluding the apartment sector.
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REMI Network

CRE investment in Vancouver lagging: Report

Commercial real estate investment in Vancouver has declined across all sectors except for office, according to a new report from Altus Group.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Investor interest in rental properties remains high

Altus Group released its latest Housing Report, indicating investor interest in rental remained high in 2018. Almost 1,100 rental properties comprised of over 40,000 suites were sold in the markets tracked.

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Apartment sector leads Montreal investment activity in 2018

The Montreal apartment sector posted an increase of $388 million in 2018 and continues to lead the commercial real estate industry as the city's most attractive investment opportunity.
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GTA new home sales fell to 18-year low in 2018

In 2018, the GTA new home market saw the lowest total sales nearly two decades, according to the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD).
Commercial ratepayers

Canadian Property Management

Few favours for commercial ratepayers in 2018

Tax ratios for 11 of Canada's largest cities demonstrate that commercial ratepayers consistently carry a disproportionate share of the municipal property tax burden.
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GTA new home market slows in August: BILD

The GTA new home market was quiet in August as potential home buyers waited on the sidelines, according to BILD and Altus Group.
Waterloo development


GGH tech hubs, transit opens door for development: Altus Group

Significant affordability challenges in the GTA and tighter mortgage rules are increasingly causing prospective home buyers to look for dwellings in the GGH.
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GTA new condo sales outpace other home types

New condominium apartment sales in the GTA continued to outpace new single-family home sales in June despite an increase in condo prices, reports BILD.
GTA apartment sector housing supply


Stronger condo sales boosted GTA’s new home market in May

In May, the GTA’s new home market saw condo price increases with condo sales close to the 10-year average and remaining condo apartment inventory falling.


Government fees a large percentage of GTA new home prices: BILD

The impact of all government fees, taxes and charges on the price of new homes in the GTA has increased significantly, according to a new report from BILD.
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Condos dominated GTA new home sales in January

The sale of new condo units eclipsed the sale of new single-family homes in the GTA by more than two-fold in January.


New condo apartment sales red hot in 2017: Altus Group

Altus Group has released data on new condominium apartment sales in key Canadian markets, including the GTA, GGH, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver, for 2017.
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New GTA condo sales climb in October: BILD

New home sales climbed in the GTA in October, largely driven by sales of multi-family homes, condo apartments in high-rise and mid-rise buildings and stacked townhomes, says BILD.
GTA apartment sector housing supply


GTA new condo sales keep pace with 10-year average

In September, the market for new homes in the GTA sped up, largely driven by sales of multi-family homes, condo apartments and stacked townhomes, says BILD.
GTA apartment sector housing supply


GTA condo sales reach record high in June

In June, the Greater Toronto Area’s new housing market continued to climb with condo sales in the region reaching a new record high, reports BILD.