Real Estate

new Bay Adelaide tower

Canadian Property Management

Scotiabank to anchor new Bay Adelaide tower

The 32-storey, 820,000-square-foot building will be the third and final piece of the office complex Brookfield Property Partners brought to the downtown Toronto market in 2009.
Calgary office vacancies ease marginally

Canadian Property Management

Calgary office vacancies ease marginally in Q2

Tenants in a position to take advantage of the current market dynamics are enjoying the flight to quality.
constrained Toronto market

Canadian Property Management

Constrained Toronto market curbs Q2 investment

Land deals accounted for half the value of real estate investment in the Greater Toronto Area during the second quarter of 2018, while activity in the office sector dipped considerably.
Slate Office REIT

Canadian Property Management

Slate Office REIT turns from East to Midwest

Slate Office REIT has inked deals for an acquisition in Chicago and a disposition in St. John's, Newfoundland.
investors chase multifamily properties

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Investors chase multifamily properties

Midyear results from CBRE and Colliers International reveal that almost every other property type, except premier office, is trading at higher cap rates in major Canadian markets.
New Brunswick office markets

Canadian Property Management

NB office markets improve as St. John’s slips

Fredericton recorded 133,000 square feet of positive absorption since June 2017, taking the vacancy rate below 9.5 per cent, while Saint John showed the most marked improvement with a 3.7 per cent drop in vacancy.
Toronto airport office node

Canadian Property Management

Toronto airport office node attracts investors

Crown Realty has acquired 10 and 20 Carlson Court, a 305,000-square-foot Class A office complex located near Toronto's Pearson International Airport.
Halifax office vacancy rate

Canadian Property Management

Halifax office vacancy rate dips modestly

The Atlantic Canada real estate advisory firm, Turner Drake & Partners, reports a region-wide office vacancy rate of 15.25 per cent, representing a drop of more than 170 basis points since June 2017.
Downtown Montreal office market

Canadian Property Management

Downtown Montreal office market making gains

Rents are rising, the availability rate remains steady even as new office space comes onto the market and construction crews are busy on in-progress commercial, multi-residential and public infrastructure projects.
Avison Young

Canadian Property Management

CDPQ injects $250 million into Avison Young

Strategic investment from Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec will allow the principals of Avison Young to regain 100 per cent of the common shares in their real estate services company.
Order of Canada

Canadian Property Management

KingSett’s Jon Love named to Order of Canada

Governor General Julie Payette announced the honour just prior to Canada Day, with accompanying acknowledgement of Jon Love's business leadership and philanthropy.
broad based excellence

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.
climate risk

Canadian Property Management

Climate risk serves up shocks and stressors

Measures to avoid or minimize flood damage and prepare for long-term power outages now rank among the most cost-effective design decisions and capital investments that building owners/managers can make.
ICE District

Canadian Property Management

Calgary and Edmonton show strong real estate performance in differing sectors

Alberta’s two largest cities enjoyed considerable real estate investment in 2017 in differing sectors within the industry.
BILD

REMI Network

BILD flags housing as municipal ballot-box issue

BILD is flagging housing as a ballot-box issue in the Greater Toronto Area’s upcoming municipal elections.
urban pressures arise in step with proptech

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Urban pressures arise in step with proptech

Toronto conference explores commercial real estate in its urban context, focusing on factors that support or threaten economic growth, investment returns, urban liveability and sustainability.
risks to commercial real estate

Canadian Property Management

Balancing the risks to commercial real estate

Senior ranking valuation specialists agreed that new uncertainties around fraying trade agreements, political instability and climate volatility have broadened the scope of their worries well beyond rising interest rates.