Ottawa

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.
Climate projections

REMI Network

Climate projections show Ottawa will get warmer, wetter

Ottawa will continue to get warmer and wetter year-round, with a greater chance of extreme weather, according to recent climate projections.
housing market

REMI Network

Ottawa an outlier in housing market slowdown

Ottawa is enduring through the nation’s current housing slump, while other real estate markets in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario are on a steady decline.
co-working

REMI Network

Spaces to open two co-working facilities at Zibi

Spaces is opening two new co-working facilities next year in the Zibi development, located in the downtown cores of Ottawa and Gatineau.
Greystone Village, Ottawa

Canadian Apartment Magazine

New mixed-use rental buildings coming to Ottawa

Regional Group of Companies and Fengate Asset Management are pleased to announce they are jointly developing two new rental buildings at Greystone Village in Ottawa.
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.

Canadian Property Management

Crown Realty buys first property in Ottawa

Crown Realty Partners (Crown) has acquired 1525, 1545 and 1565 Carling Avenue, its first property in the nation's capital.
energy management

Canadian Property Management

Canadian cities fertile for tech job growth

The rankings reflect CBRE's assessment of each market's competitive appeal based on 13 variously weighted indicators that collectively present a picture of employment trends and other factors helping to attract and sustain a tech labour force.

REMI Network

Ottawa emerges as luxury real estate hot spot: report

The report provides an outlook for major Canadian luxury markets such as Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Victoria, Ottawa, and Muskoka & Collingwood.
COVID-19 brings fresh commercial office watchwords to the forefront

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.
Senate of Canada

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Senate of Canada Building officially opens

The former Beaux-Arts central train station, built in 1912, has officially reopened as the new Senate of Canada Building following its restoration.
National Arts Centre

Canadian Facility Management & Design

National Arts Centre earns Civic Trust Award

Diamond Schmitt Architects will be presented with a Civic Trust Award in 2019 for its work on Ottawa's National Arts Centre rejuvenation.
Ottawa Central Library site

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Diamond Schmitt to design Ottawa library and archive

The Ottawa Public Library and Library and Archives Canada have selected Diamond Schmitt and KWC Architects to design a joint central library and archive.

REMI Network

Morguard and partner purchase Jean Edmonds Towers in Ottawa

Morguard announced that it has jointly purchased the Jean Edmonds Towers ("JET") located at 300 Slater Street and 365 Laurier Avenue in downtown Ottawa.

REMI Network

Office vacancy rates drop across Canada in Q3

Total office vacancy has dropped across Canada's six largest urban markets, Colliers reports. Newly released results for the third quarter of 2018 suggest pre-leasing commitments from banks and tech companies for new premises in the Toronto and Vancouver markets underlie the growth.
Broccolini Amazon

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Broccolini starts construction on Ottawa Amazon facility

Broccolini has officially launched construction on the new Amazon distribution centre in Ottawa, which is being built to the retail giant’s specifications.
Bank of Canada

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Bank of Canada HQ gets energy-saving revamp

An invisible second skin was a core component of the energy-saving, heritage-sensitive intervention at the Bank of Canada complex.