Canada

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Canadian Facility Management & Design

FSI names Jon Benjamin region manager for Canada

FSI Global, a leading facilities management software provider, recently opened a Canadian office in an effort to expand its global operations.
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CondoBusiness

Canada funds first net-zero multi-res building in London

The Government of Canada is investing $3.9 million toward the construction of Canada’s first net-zero, mixed-use, multi-unit residential building in London.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada, Quebec invest in library expansion

The governments of Canada and Quebec are each investing nearly $1.3 million to renovate, upgrade and expand the Dollard-des-Ormeaux library.
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CondoBusiness

Canadian home sales decline further in December

According to the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales posted a decline of 2.5 per cent from November to December 2018.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada invests $4.5 mil in Link Performing Arts Society

The government of Canada is investing $4.5 million in a project by the Link Performing Arts Society, granted through the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund.
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CondoBusiness

Canadian housing collapse doubtful: CPA Canada

A recent CPA Canada study finds that Canada’s housing market is different and likely more resilient than it might first appear.
Massey Hall

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada, Ontario invest in Massey Hall revitalization

Canada and Ontario are each investing $30 million into the renovation and expansion of Massey Hall, Canada’s oldest concert hall.
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REMI Network

Survey reveals workers’ attitudes towards cannabis in the workplace

Inching ever closer to legalization day, Colliers International reports 30 per cent of office workers responding to a recent survey endorse fairly lenient restrictions on cannabis use in the
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REMI Network

Co-working firm Spaces expands in Canada

Spaces, a co-working firm, plans to open 15 more locations in Canada in the next two years. Its newest location in Toronto is 127,158 square feet, making it the company's largest location in North America.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada, Quebec invest in Tadoussac library project

The governments of Canada and Quebec are each investing over $134,000 in the redevelopment of the Tadoussac municipal library in the Haute-Côte-Nord region.
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CondoBusiness

National home sales rise 4.1 per cent in June

According to recent statistics from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales climbed 4.1 per cent from May to June 2018.
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Canadian Property Management

Canada’s TOBYs reflect broad based excellence

The five winners chosen by BOMA International represent five distinct pairings of owners and managers for buildings located in three different provinces.
Stanley A. Milner library

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada, Alberta invest in Stanley A. Milner library project

The Governments of Canada and Alberta are investing a total of $4 million in the revitalization of Edmonton's Stanley A. Milner Library.
Canada-U.S. trade war

Canadian Property Management

Real estate vulnerable to Canada-U.S. trade war

High-rise development is expected to be the hardest hit real estate activity, but fallout across a wider range of consumer goods has potential negative implications for commercial warehouse and distribution facilities.
Sanofi Pasteur

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario invests in Toronto vaccine manufacturing facility

The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing $70 million towards Sanofi Pasteur Limited’s $500-million vaccine manufacturing facility in Toronto.
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CondoBusiness

National home sales decline sharply in January

According to the Canadian Real Estate Association, national home sales fell 14.5 per cent from December 2017, which recorded the highest monthly level on record, to January 2018.
Smart Building Analytics Living Lab

Canadian Facility Management & Design

First Smart Building Analytics Living Lab to open at Ryerson

Schneider Electric Canada has partnered with Ryerson University to build the Smart Building Analytics Living Lab, the first laboratory of its kind in Canada.