For Sale: Stantec Tower?

The Globe and Mail reported last week that Stantec Tower is for sale.  Not only is the still-under-construction tower on the market, but Edmonton Tower, also owned by Katz Group and ONE Properties is also for sale. The sale of both office towers is being spear-headed by the RBC’s Capital Markets real estate group with[…]

There’s a New Big Dog in Town

If you read the headline and saw the cover picture, you may think we’re talking about Rogers Place or Stantec Tower. However, in this case the big dog is Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust and the town is all of Canada.  Admittedly, we might be guilty of click-bait here, but if we haven’t lost you[…]

The 10 Most Expensive Sales in 2017

Edmonton’s commercial real estate market was busy last year with the top 10 sales alone amounting to over $700 million.  Similar to the past two years, multi-family properties have represented a large portion of the top 10 most expensive transactions, with office, retail and land sales rounding out the rest of the list. Property Class Address  Sale Price  Sale[…]

Giveaway Time!!

Win 2 tickets to the 3rd annual Children’s Wish Poker Tournament ($300 value). Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018 Venue: Casino Yellowhead Check-in: 5:00 pm Cards: 6:00 pm $10,000 Prize Pool Texas Hold’em $5,000 first prize Light buffet included Surprise guest players Follow these rules: #1: Like this photo on Instagram #2: Tag someone you would like[…]

Don’t Forget Your Tools – A Short Story on Crime in Edmonton’s Industrial Parks

Crime and No Punishment A Story With a Bad Title and a Sad Ending Last month, a construction worker parked his truck in a fenced yard compound behind his company’s building.  While he had parked there countless times before, that night was the first time he forgot to take his tools.  It turned out to[…]