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Avison Young and Devencore to merge Montreal operations

Canadian Property Management

Brokerages to merge Montreal operations

Avison Young and Devencore will come together under the Avison Young banner to deliver commercial real estate brokerage and advisory services.
Office availability rate surpasses 12% in downtown Montreal

Canadian Property Management

Tenants gaining clout in downtown Montreal

The office availability rate inched above 12 per cent in downtown Montreal during Q4 2020, closing out a year when tenants gave up more than 1.3 million square feet of space through sublets or non-renewals.
cost analysis MURBs

REMI Network

Montreal area condo listings soar in December

Active condo listings rose by 18 per cent—a number that has not been seen for a month of December since 2012.
Pointe Claire Mall

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Cadillac Fairview unveils plans for Pointe Claire Mall redevelopment

Cadillac Fairview is one step closer to transforming Montreal’s Pointe Claire Mall on West Island into a bustling new downtown core, connected to the city by transit.
ELI Condos

REMI Network

ELI Condos to rise in Montreal’s entertainment district

ELI Condos, an eight-storey building offering 81 residential units, is coming to Montreal’s pedestrian-friendly entertainment district.
multifamily assets

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Preference for multifamily assets signalled

Under COVID-19-induced pressure, investors, lenders and public markets are signalling a preference for multifamily assets. The asset class was the top attractor of investment dollars in Canada’s commercial real estate market during the first half of 2020.
QPAREB

REMI Network

QPAREB appoints new board leaders

The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers appointed Marc Lacasse as president and Sylvie Blouin as vice-president of its board of directors.
Most downtown office markets still seeing few impacts from COVID-19

REMI Network

Q2 leaves most downtown office markets unscathed

Second quarter vacancy rates and rent trends provide a first look at Canadian commercial real estate markets during widespread COVID-19-triggered business shutdowns.
office-using sectors show relative resilience in COVID-19 job loss scenarios

Canadian Property Management

Office-using sectors show relative resilience

There is plenty of uncertainty and little consensus on the economic outlook for Canada and the United States. It is becoming clear that it will not be a V-shaped recovery, and it is more likely to be uneven and prolonged.
Montreal's investment deal volume expected to slide in Q2 and the second half of 2020

REMI Network

Q4 overflow spurs Montreal investment deal volume

Sales value topped $2 billion for the fourth consecutive quarter, albeit at a lower total than was achieved in the second to fourth quarters of 2019.
Montreal condo

REMI Network

Non-profit launches to protect Montreal home buyers

Non-profit SOS Plan de garantie résidentielle is now offering free support services to protect the rights of home buyers in Montreal. Buyers of new homes
BC rent assistance

REMI Network

Vancouver ranks as most walkable city in Canada

Vancouver topped a list of Canadian cities ranked as most walkable in 2020, according to new data from company Walk Score.
condo prices

REMI Network

Condo prices predicted to rise in Montreal this year

The migration boom in Montreal will further propel residential transactions and condo prices in 2020.
1 Square Phillips

REMI Network

Strong demand for 1 Square Phillips in Montreal

The first phase of the 1 Square Phillips condo in Montreal is underway, with strong buyer demand, reports project developer Brivia Group.
retail vacancy rates

REMI Network

Retail vacancy rates reach historical low

The Canadian retail market remains robust according to JLL's Mid-Year Retail Outlook.
Gen Z friendly cities

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Gen Z friendly cities foster a rising cohort

The study assesses and scores 110 prominent international cities on 22 indicators deemed to support and/or influence the age cohort born between 1997 and 2012.
Rapid Housing Initiative

CondoBusiness

Condo sales lead record activity in Montreal

Montreal claimed a record month for residential sales this August thanks in large part to a sharp uptick in condo transactions.