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Canadian energy saving prowess

Canadian Property Management

GRESB reveals Canadian energy saving prowess

Sixteen Canadian organizations accounted for more than 337,000 megawatt-hours or nearly 42 per cent of electricity savings tallied in North America, while 162 GRESB participants in the United States delivered the remainder.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario initiatives improve access to child care

Ontario is investing over $23 million to build 35 licensed child care rooms across the province to provide families with quality licensed child care spaces.
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Canadian Property Management

Real estate status upgrade heralds new investors

The reclassification from an industry group within the financials sector formally occurs on September 1, and will also introduce a new term for real estate investment trusts (REITs), which will become known as Equity REITs.
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Canadian Property Management

Retail results tinge green properties in Q2

Green properties account for slightly less than 29 per cent of assets in the total REALpac/IPD Canada property index, but, with a value of $67.3 billion, equate to 48.6 per cent of its capital value.
Real estate investment

Canadian Property Management

Pension funds primed for real estate investment

Prominent asset managers for Canadian pension funds appear poised to take an even bigger position in the commercial real estate market.
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Canadian Property Management

Broadening Your Financial Perspective

If you’re interested in becoming a Certified Property Manager, learning about the financial tools involved with investment real estate is on the agenda.
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Canadian Property Management

Real estate investment data standards adopted

A new standardized approach for collecting, measuring and interpreting real estate investment performance data responds to the ever widening scope of global portfolios and institutional investors' need for transparency and cross-border consistency.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario to provide $175-mil for hospital repairs

Ontario has announced it will invest $175 million in 2016-17 to hospitals across the province to keep them in good repair, a $50 million increase over 2015.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario invests in repairing child care centres

Ontario is providing $16 million to complete 550 facility upgrades and repair projects at more than 140 children's care centres across the province.
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REMI Network

Investors gain view on Canadian property funds

Canadian open-ended property funds have been formally added to the IPD Global Property Fund Index following two quarters of consultative performance tracking.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Toronto schools to receive $297-mil investment

Toronto-area schools will be receiving an additional $297 million from the province over the next two years to repair and renew buildings in Scarborough and other
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Low supply curbs Toronto apartment deals

Multifamily is the only commercial property sector that has not yet surpassed the $1 billion threshold for sales volume thus far in 2016.
LaSalle Canada CEO

Canadian Property Management

John McKinlay named LaSalle Canada CEO

John McKinlay has been named chief executive officer of LaSalle Canada, coming to the post with 20+ years of experience in real estate investment management.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

RFQ issued for Toronto hospital tower project

Infrastructure Ontario and Michael Garron Hospital have issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) for a team to design, build and finance a new patient care
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

York Region schools receive $41-mil investment

Over the next two years, Ontario will be investing an additional $41 million to repair and renew schools in York Region. This investment will allow
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Canadian Property Management

Environmental performance indicators surveyed

A companion metric to the Global Real Estate Transparency Index, the Sustainability Transparency Index uses a different scoring system tied to the availability of voluntary or compulsory methods of demonstrating a building's energy and environmental performance.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario invests in renewing school buildings

Ontario is investing $1.1 billion to repair and renew schools across the province to ensure they remain safe and modern spaces for students to learn.