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CBRE: Commercial investment activity breaks records in Q2

9/15/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-building-high-rise-257.jpg - Real Estate News Amid steady pandemic recovery, investment volume and counts post massive quarterly and annual increases ... More


GTA commercial real estate market registers a record-setting first half

8/23/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News The Greater Toronto Area continues to remain strong and resilient as it registers record-breaking volumes in the first half of 2021 despite enduring a third wave of COVID-19 and ... More


Canadian CRE market continues to favour residential and industrial

8/19/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-deal-shaking-hands-448.jpg - Real Estate News Multi-suite housing and warehouse facilities remain in the sights of investors as the economy improves. ... More


Businesses pulling back on sublet space as return to office looms: report

7/19/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News A new report suggests Toronto businesses are making plans to call employees back to the office. ... 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


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


What continues to drive the GTA industrial segment

5/4/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-real-estate-industrial-warehouse-231.jpg - Real Estate News Growing e-commerce sales, coupled with the need for greater inventory space, continue to stimulate the industrial property market in the Greater Toronto Area, according to Avison ... More


Record Q1 for CRE investment in Greater Toronto Area

4/22/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-meeting-notes-105.jpg - Real Estate News Greater Toronto Area (GTA) commercial real estate investment hit a record $6.07 billion in the first quarter, surpassing the previous Q1 record of $5.77 billion set in 2018. ... 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


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


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


Occupancy levels plummet in GTA office sector

10/16/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-building-high-rise-257.jpg - Real Estate News Market conditions are now similar to what they were during the Great Financial Crisis, Colliers said in its new report. ... More


Empty offices an increasingly prominent feature of urban markets

10/3/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

office-space-503.jpg - Real Estate News The rise in office vacancy levels nationwide is showing no signs of stopping amid a second wave of COVID-19 infections, according to CBRE Canada. ... More


Over 3.5 Million Square Feet Leased in Q2 2020

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

treb-marketwatch-commercial-edition-361.jpg - Real Estate News TRREB Commercial Network Members reported 3,502,022 square feet of leased space through TRREB's MLS® System in Q2 2020 for all lease ... More


GTA commercial real estate market experiences pause in second quarter

8/8/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-real-estate-65.jpg - Real Estate News The second quarter saw the resulting impact from the rapid spread of COVID-19 and mandatory lockdowns that began in mid-March. Working from home became the new normal, streets ... More


Downtown Toronto experiencing spike in office vacancies

7/20/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

building-offices-100.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto’s commercial segment continues to labour under adverse conditions, with the downtown market recently seeing a spike in office vacancies. ... 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


Location, location: Value of GTA multifamily land sales dips

5/15/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News A decline in the value of Greater Toronto Area land transactions for multifamily development sites during Q1 2020 can be attributed to the location of the properties, not the ... 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


Commercial sector to become more valuable post COVID-19

4/22/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

finance-market-growth-127.jpg - Real Estate News Acquisition of expansive properties has fallen to the wayside, but commercial real estate is poised to become an even more desirable choice for investment after the coronavirus ... More


Commercial rent delays could turn into abatements if crisis drags

4/21/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

closed-sign-473.jpg - Real Estate News One quarter of small businesses can't make April lease or mortgage payments — and it won't get much better any time soon. ... More


GTA commercial sales up 4% in 2019 as fourth quarter sizzles

2/26/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

greater-toronto-area-88.jpg - Real Estate News The last three months of 2019 provided further momentum for the Greater Toronto Area’s commercial real estate market. ... More


GTA commercial market strong in 2019

2/4/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-map-29.jpg - Real Estate News Altus Group Limited has released its 2020 GTA Flash Report, which provides a comprehensive review of the real estate market in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) based on 2019 Altus ... More


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