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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


Momentum growing for Toronto's streetfront retail

9/14/2021 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

retail-shopping-319.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto’s streetfront retail leasing and transaction activity is in better shape than many people probably think, according to CBRE. ... 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


Downtown Toronto office sublease space quadruples in 2020

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

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News The amount of office sublease space on the market in downtown Toronto has quadrupled during 2020 to almost 2.5 million square feet, and there’s no short-term turnaround in ... 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


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


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


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


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


Toronto has slipped again in global CRE investment rankings

1/21/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News Strength in the US and core markets in Asia are driving growth in commercial real estate transactions according to a new report. ... More


Top-10 CRE transactions in Toronto/GTA during 2019

1/6/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News Transactions in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) once again dominated Canada’s commercial real estate activity in 2019. ... More


Commercial real estate outlook for 2020

12/9/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News As a result of the growth of e-commerce, industrial and storage space will increase next year ... More


Toronto commercial taxes far outstrip residential rates

10/18/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

financial-markets-report-272.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto's commercial property tax rate is at “unreasonable” levels, clocking in at almost four times higher than the residential rate, according to a new analysis ... More


Real estate will thrive in cities that adapt to new economic models

9/23/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News The cities where commercial real estate will thrive will be those that can adapt to the emerging demands of corporates and investors according to a new report. ... More


Commercial cap rate compression around the corner

8/27/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

modern-business-building-256.jpg - Real Estate News Declining bond yields are putting downward pressure on cap rates and creating opportunity for investment in Canada’s commercial sector. ... More


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