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Renewed investor confidence fuelling commercial segment's resurgence

7/21/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News A particular property type continues to be Canada’s most sought-after investment asset class. ... More


Why Canadian real estate firms are seeing a brighter financial outlook

7/15/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

retail-shopping-319.jpg - Real Estate News New report projects improvements for beaten-down commercial segments, with earnings to recover by 2022 ... More


Canada's office market outlook improves, but recovery is slow

7/14/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

office-space-554.jpg - Real Estate News Major Canadian cities saw office vacancies either rise or hold steady from Q1 to Q2 in 2021, except Montreal where the vacancy rate dropped 10 basis points. ... More


The pros and cons of investing in commercial real estate

6/21/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News If you have invested in residential real estate in the past and have been pleased with the outcome, you might be interested in exploring the world of commercial real estate. ... More


What's going on in the Canadian commercial sector?

5/28/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

mortgage-rates---interest-rates-48.jpg - Real Estate News Amid swelling confidence in the economy’s prospects, Canadian commercial property market conditions stabilized during the first quarter, according to Morguard’s newly ... More


Canadian retail in 2021: Stronger than you think

5/20/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

retail-shopping-319.jpg - Real Estate News You might not know it by visiting the nation’s shopping centres nor by scrolling through the news, but retail sales in Canada are up from last year ... More


Office demand will be 'off to the races' after COVID restrictions

5/10/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

office-space-554.jpg - Real Estate News The head of one of Canada’s major office landlords said pandemic restrictions have made finding new tenants a big challenge. ... More


Altus Group: Canadian commercial market continues to magnetize investors

4/21/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-building-high-rise-257.jpg - Real Estate News Despite mounting pandemic pressures, Canada’s commercial assets remained a focus of investor activity over recent months, according to a new study by Altus Group. ... More


Warehouse space seen running out in Canada by the end of this year

4/10/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-real-estate-industrial-warehouse-231.jpg - Real Estate News A huge shift to e-commerce means it may soon become nearly impossible for businesses to find places to store their goods. ... More


Commercial property saw steady growth in value during Q1

3/29/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

mortgage-rates---interest-rates-48.jpg - Real Estate News Upward pressure on commercial asset values continues to dominate the nation’s largest cities, according to a new study by Colliers Canada. ... More


CMLS: Commercial mortgage market seeing stronger deal flow, increased competition

2/5/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News The last quarter of 2020 saw “favourable” deal flow and intensified competition in the commercial mortgage market, leading to sustained downward pressure on credit ... More


5 Predictions for Canadian Retail in 2021

1/14/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

closed-sign-473.jpg - Real Estate News Despite the recent arrival of the vaccine for the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report expects the first half of 2021 to be a continuation of 2020’s acceleration toward digital ... More


Canada's CRE execs highly optimistic about 2021

11/16/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-close-up-hand-269.jpg - Real Estate News Canadians involved in the real estate industry are significantly more optimistic about its 2021 prospects than their American counterparts, according to PwC real estate research ... More


Pandemic sparks blizzard of change across CRE industry

12/1/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-meeting-notes-105.jpg - Real Estate News No matter when it ends, the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on commercial real estate will be far-reaching and long lasting, according to a group of industry professionals ... More


Canada's economy ready to 'take off like a rocket': CIBC's Tal

12/3/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Housing Market by Jessi Sandhu

finance-market-growth-127.jpg - Real Estate News Canada's pandemic-weary economy is poised to "take off like a rocket" in the latter part of 2021, says CIBC World Markets deputy chief economist Benjamin Tal. His ... More


Multi-unit residential remains resilient in Q3: Morguard

11/25/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

modern-business-building-256.jpg - Real Estate News A new report from Morguard Corporation indicates that in the third quarter of 2020, the multi-suite residential and industrial sectors of Canada’s commercial real estate ... More


Canada's office market takes biggest hit in a decade: JLL

11/13/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News The office market in Canada’s major cities experienced its largest negative quarterly net absorption in more than a decade during Q3 2020, according to JLL, totalling nearly ... More


Where are Canada's most taxed residential and commercial properties?

10/27/2020 | Posted in Real Estate News by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News Altus Group says the commercial-to-residential tax ratio threatens businesses in several markets ... More


National office and industrial market update - Q3 2020

10/22/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News Expect strong industrial demand through second wave of pandemic with continued challenges for the office sector. ... More


What does Canada's rapid e-commerce growth mean for retail real estate?

7/27/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-real-estate-industrial-warehouse-231.jpg - Real Estate News Latest data from Statistics Canada showed that e-commerce flourished in the months following the widespread implementation of COVID-19 mobility restrictions – leading into ... More


Significant portion of businesses optimistic about post-COVID-19 recovery

7/9/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

retail-shopping-319.jpg - Real Estate News A significant fraction of Canadian business tenants are expecting their revenues to bounce back to pre-pandemic levels within 12 months, according to a recent survey by the Bank ... More


Canadian investment transactions - Q1 2020 national statistics

6/16/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-meeting-notes-105.jpg - Real Estate News Market pause from COVID-19 will likely result in a drop-off in Canadian investment activity for the remainder of the year, although it’s still too early to tell. ... More


Commercial real estate should prepare for significant decline in tenants

6/12/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News The commercial segment will likely lose a significant portion of its tenant base, with small businesses being forced to go online, according ... More


Recovery in commercial rent collection might be delayed

6/10/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

retail-shopping-319.jpg - Real Estate News Commercial rent collection will not immediately resume at its previous pace even after businesses nationwide have restarted their operations, according to Colliers Canada. ... More


Some Canadian banks freeze new financing for commercial properties on COVID-19 concerns

5/6/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

worried-businessman-346.jpg - Real Estate News Some Canadian banks have frozen new lending for smaller commercial property purchases, in some cases withdrawing letters of intent, as the coronavirus crisis raises concerns about ... More


Malls face catastrophic hit in Canada with unpaid rent surging

4/27/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

retail-shopping-319.jpg - Real Estate News Canada’s malls are facing a wave of skipped rents and could see vacancy rates triple by year-end, with the coronavirus poised to leave its scars on a fragile retail sector ... More


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