Canada

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.
newcomers

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.
Winspear Centre

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Winspear Centre receives $2-mil federal investment

The Government of Canada is investing $2 million in the Francis Winspear Centre for Music in Edmonton through the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund.
condo price

CondoBusiness

Home prices expected to climb 2.5 per cent in 2018

RE/MAX recently released its 2018 Housing Market Outlook, which identifies which housing market trends we are expected to see in 2018.
private sector housing partners

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Feds open to private sector housing partners

As envisioned, the federal and provincial/territorial governments will jointly fund the 10-year, $40-billion package of policies and programs so many details are still missing or yet to be refined through future negotiations.
community centre Bristol Library Tadoussac Sorel-Tracy

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Quebec communities get funding for sports facilities

The governments of Canada and Quebec are jointly funding a new sports complex in the town of Val-d’Or and the renovation of two sports facilities in Quebec.
GTA home sales November 2018

CondoBusiness

National home sales edge higher in March

Canadian home sales rose 1.1 per cent from February to March 2017, surpassing the previous monthly record set in April 2016, according to statistics released by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).
green bond

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada’s annual green bond issues could top $50-bil

Canada’s capacity for green bond issues will be at minimum $56.3 billion in fiscal 2017/18, according to a recent report by Corporate Knights.
energy efficiency national housing strategy

Canadian Property Management

Energy efficiency draws fraction of spending

The Canadian government is looking for waste and savings opportunities across its vast and varied portfolio of capital assets.
steel tariffs

CondoBusiness

Americans look north as President Trump takes office

The number of Americans browsing for Canadian properties spiked following the U.S. election last fall, and real estate advisors don’t expect this increased interest to abate any time soon as President Donald Trump takes office today.
home prices

CondoBusiness

National home sales rebound slightly in December

National home sales increased 2.2 per cent from November to December 2016, according to statistics released by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).
foreign ownership

CondoBusiness

Foreign ownership low in major urban centres: CMHC

The share of foreign ownership in condominium apartments located in Canada’s major urban centres remains low, according to a new CMHC report.
GTA home sales November 2018

CondoBusiness

Canadian home sales slightly higher in September

According to a recent report from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales recovered slightly in September 2016 compared to August.
interest rates

CondoBusiness

Bank of Canada interest rates remain on hold

The Bank of Canada has announced it is keeping its target overnight lending rate at 0.5 per cent, but lower interest rates are expected for the near future.