Our 5 Most Popular Articles of 2016

Blogging has been an interesting activity for us.  To date, we are the only website that writes a weekly blog specifically on commercial real estate in Edmonton, and we can see why others have been reticent to start their own.  First, it takes a fair amount of time to research and write articles on a[…]

5 Questions We Often Get Asked

As we near the end of 2016, we are devoting this week’s blog to a few questions we’ve been asked frequently throughout the year. Q: Who writes the material on your blog? A: We are proud to say that 100% of the content is written by our team. Q: How do you decide on the[…]

Industrial Permits in Alberta Skyrocket 43% in October

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics” – Mark Twain Building permits are seen as a leading indicator for the economy, based on the premise that construction intentions are a sign of optimism for the future.  To that avail, Alberta saw an astonishing 43.8% year-over-year increase for industrial permits and a 23% increase[…]

Retail Is On The Cusp of a Revolution

Imagine walking into a grocery store, putting everything you want in a cart, and leaving without having to stop at the cashier.  While this may have seemed far-fetched a few years ago, Amazon recently announced plans to bring this to reality.  In fact, their first location in Seattle is already in beta testing with Amazon[…]

A Great Week for Alberta

We have been inundated with negative headlines for the better part of two years.  The story of plummeting oil prices garnered international attention but it was particularly difficult to keep reading here in Alberta as our economy undeniably hinges on the underlying price of the commodity.  With the decline of oil prices came a rise in unemployment, corporate[…]