Office

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Canadian Property Management

Office condo set for Toronto’s north Yonge strip

Yonge Park Plaza will offer the opportunity to own office space within a hotel setting, when the seven-storey glass building begins to rise this year.
Toronto

REMI Network

Toronto office vacancy sits at record low

Office vacancy in downtown Toronto has remained at a 4.6 per cent two-year record-low for the past three quarters.
Gen Z

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Preparing the workplace for Gen Z

If organizations want to be ready when Gen Z enters the workforce five years from now, it’s time to start designing with this demographic cohort in mind, says Kay Sargent.
BOMA BEST 3.0

REMI Network

BOMA BEST 3.0 will soft launch this summer

Applicants wishing to certify to the BOMA BEST 3.0 standard can expect to do so this summer, ahead of BOMA Canada’s official launch at BOMEX 2016.
Royal Centre office complex

REMI Network

Royal Centre office complex sells for $285 mill

Brookfield Canada Office Properties has sold its Royal Centre skyscraper complex in downtown Vancouver for $285 million.
RioCan

REMI Network

Cushman & Wakefield realigns management

Cushman & Wakefield has realigned its national management team.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Office premises as organizational promoter

Rarely do non-profit organizations look upon their premises as a vehicle to promote their identity, culture and purpose, but they should.
Group

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Change management for shifting demographics

The demographic shifts happening in the workplace, particularly those expected in the next five years, are one of many reasons to do change management.
Liberty Village

REMI Network

Allied to buy three Liberty Village office buildings

Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (Allied) is set to acquire office properties in Toronto’s Liberty Village for $31 million.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

“Tech” company workplace design trends

The rise of the disruptive upstart has ushered in a second wave dotcom era, and it has implications for workplace design trends beyond the tech sector.
modern empty office room

Canadian Property Management

Ontario’s vacant unit tax rebate under review

The 2016 Ontario budget announces legislation is coming to "facilitate potential changes" to the property tax rebate on vacant commercial and industrial units.
GDI

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Breaking down silos between FM and HR

RE and FM professionals typically operate independently of HR, but both groups can benefit from breaking down silos to face challenges together.
regulations

REMI Network

Brad J. Henderson named CEO of Sotheby’s

Dundee Corporation (Dundee) has named Brad J. Henderson the president and chief executive officer of Sotheby's International Realty Canada.
ROXUL

REMI Network

ROXUL headquarters celebrates LEED Gold

The North American headquarters of ROXUL Inc. has just earned LEED Gold certification.
leadership

Canadian Property Management

Leadership development termed vital expense

When it comes to leadership development, bigger companies aren’t always better, states the Conference Board of Canada’s first leadership benchmarking study.
HOK Toronto

Canadian Facility Management & Design

HOK Toronto’s new Pinterest-inspired home

HOK Toronto recently earned an ARIDO award of merit for the design of its Pinterest-inspired new offices.
Cleaning Supplies

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Share spaces, not germs, in collaborative offices

The new collaborative office seems to be the answer to improved productivity and innovation; however, it introduces new issues of office cleanliness.