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GTA cap rate hits new benchmark low
The average cap rate in the GTA for the third quarter of 2015 hit its lowest level in the last 30 years.
INDUSTRY NEWS
Managing your property as an asset

For years, the purpose-built rental industry has followed the same general practises, yet this ignores the real advances that have been made in other industries, thanks to technology and refined management approaches. By staying in the past, building managers, developers and financiers are leaving a lot of money on the table. The time has come to change that.

Killam Properties to convert to a REIT
Killam Properties Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved the proposed reorganization of Killam into a real estate investment trust to be named Killam Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust.
H&S Building Supplies Ltd. is one of Ontario's premier maintenance supply wholesalers. We specialize in the multi-unit residential space; providing quality products, competitive prices, on-time delivery, and product knowledge second to none. We exist to service & supply the property management industry.
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One of the tallest wood buildings set for UBC
One of the tallest wood buildings in the world will soon be constructed at UBC, providing housing for hundreds of students.
Technology set to change construction
With technology advancing faster than ever before, it’s no wonder the construction industry is starting to see rapid changes every year. With this exponential rate of change, the time between a technology being born and its practical application will continue to become shorter and shorter.
Investor interest strong despite lack of product
Investor interest in commercial real estate remains strong despite global economic uncertainty, limited product availability and probable interest rate hikes, according to Avison Young’s Fall 2015 Canada, U.S. and U.K. Commercial Real Estate Investment Review.
35-year BOMA stalwart was a Renaissance man
Relationships forged through the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) figured prominently in Bill Garland’s multidisciplinary, cross-continental professional circle and among his lasting friends.
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Four tips to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning
A recent tragedy in Scarborough, Ontario, that left one man dead and three others in hospital shows how important it is for property managers to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning and reduce the risks for occupants.