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Toronto's Commercial Real Estate Update

4/16/2024 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

modern-business-building-256.jpg - Real Estate News An Altus Group study found that, in the final quarter of 2023, the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) witnessed a total dollar volume of $22.8 billion in 2023’s final quarter, ... More


Listings up, sales down in slow GTA high-density land market: Myers

3/11/2024 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-construction-w-supervisors-285.jpg - Real Estate News The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) condominium market has softened considerably since April 2022, especially during the past six months. ... More


Industrial to remain strong suggests Avison Young

2/8/2024 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

property-search-ontario-133.jpg - Real Estate News Avison Young has released its Q1 Canadian cap rate and investment trends report, forecasting that although lenders will remain conservative in 2024, capital from lenders remains ... More


Q1 Greater Toronto Area high-rise land sales fall over 50%

5/25/2023 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-building-high-rise-257.jpg - Real Estate News Transactions for high-density land in the Greater Toronto Area are down over 50 per cent from 2022 according to Bullpen Research & Consulting Inc. and Batory ... More


Report: Commercial market "held steady" in the first quarter

6/1/2023 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News Commercial activity in multiple asset classes held steady in Q1 2023 even as markets continued to labour under higher borrowing costs and sustained inflationary pressures, ... More


Cap rates still trend up, transaction activity stays slow: CBRE

5/3/2023 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-real-estate-65.jpg - Real Estate News While overall transaction activity remains relatively slow, private buyers continued to be more active than institutional investors in the first quarter, according to ... ... 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


Offices and apartments are bolstering GTA commercial investment

8/12/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

building-offices-100.jpg - Real Estate News Offices and apartments were the major commercial asset investment drivers in the GTA during Q2 2019, according to Altus Group. ... More


Dynamism in GTA industrial's segment fuelled by e-commerce, logistics

7/24/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-building-high-rise-257.jpg - Real Estate News The Greater Toronto Area’s surging industrial property market is largely impelled by sustained demand for e-commerce and logistics facilities. ... More


Office construction in Canada's major cities accelerates significantly

7/18/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

building-offices-100.jpg - Real Estate News Relative to the sizes of their respective markets, new office building construction in Canada is at a pace nearly twice that in the United States, according to a recent report by ... More


CRE activity in the GTA dropped 15% year-over-year in Q2

7/15/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-marketwatch-commercial-edition-361.jpg - Real Estate News Commercial real estate in the Greater Toronto Area saw a slower pace of activity in the second quarter of 2019 compared to a year earlier. ... More


Toronto, Vancouver tied for lowest office vacancy rate in NA

7/15/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

building-offices-100.jpg - Real Estate News Demand for offices in Toronto and Vancouver has squeezed the vacancy rates of both, making them the joint tightest markets in North America. ... More


Toronto among fastest-growing flexible workspace markets

7/9/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

building-offices-100.jpg - Real Estate News The shift towards flexible working has been changing the demand of office tenants over recent years and a new report shows the strength of the ... More


Hudson Yards developer plans one of Canada's biggest projects in Downtown Toronto

6/26/2019 | Posted in Toronto News by Jessi Sandhu

union-park-419.jpg - Real Estate News Oxford Properties Group is planning a US$3.5 billion development in downtown Toronto that would be one of Canada’s biggest real estate projects. ... More


GTA industrial market compares well to US leaders says Colliers

6/14/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-data-reporting-274.jpg - Real Estate News Colliers says that with strong demand and a record low vacancy, the GTA’s industrial market will solidify its position as one of North America’s leaders. ... More


Industrial vacancy levels across Canada reach record lows

6/5/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-real-estate-industrial-warehouse-231.jpg - Real Estate News Canada’s vacancy rate for industrial properties stood at a historic low of 3% during the first quarter of 2019, pointing to highly positive prospects for the asset class ... More


GTA commercial sales down 42% from a year ago

5/30/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

commercial-real-estate-65.jpg - Real Estate News But residential lots and apartment development sites saw strong growth ... More


Toronto's tech segment is a dominant commercial market force

5/17/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-map-29.jpg - Real Estate News The technology sector has had a profound impact on commercial assets in Toronto’s 416 and 905 regions, according to a new study by Avison Young. ... More


Canada's industrial market will enjoy an exceptional 2019

5/9/2019 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

business-report-ideas-275.jpg - Real Estate News A robust 2018 will serve as the foundation of the Canadian commercial/industrial property market’s strength for the foreseeable future, according to Avison ... More


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