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Richard Crenian BIZ Getting back into gear in Alberta

Richard Crenian | 2017-01-02
The holiday season is usually an opportunity to reflect and rejoice. In recent months, there has been a lot of...

Richard Crenian BIZ Buyer beware

Richard Crenian | 2016-11-14
Property owners need to be on top of environmental regulations It’s a challenging time in the commercial property development industry....

Richard Crenian BIZ Staying true to its character will help Fort McMurray rise from the ashes

Richard Crenian | 2016-10-14
Few cities epitomize the word resilience as much as Fort McMurray. Its fortunes have been largely dependent on being able...

Richard Crenian BIZ Working with municipalities

Richard Crenian | 2016-09-07
Often, builder and property owners don’t recognize the challenges of working with municipalities until it’s too late. Mitigating some of...

Richard Crenian BIZ Getting through tougher times

Richard Crenian | 2016-08-08
Businesses are bound to go through ups and downs. That’s normal. As a property owner, learning how to mitigate long-term...

Richard Crenian BIZ Alberta: From state of emergency to back to business

Richard Crenian | 2016-06-01
Over the last few weeks, Alberta residents have been wondering what happens next. It’s been reported that insurance companies...

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The Long View »
Getting back into gear in Alberta
Richard Crenian | The Long View | 2017-01-02
The holiday season is usually an opportunity to reflect and rejoice. In recent months, there has been a lot of...
Value: Weighed and Measured »
Canada at the mercy of every twitch and grunt in 2017
It’s time for cautious investors to tread carefully and even the most daring to check and recheck their facts before...
Finance Re-imagined »
Why is world capital attracted to Vancouver Real Estate?
Real estate has traditionally been considered an illiquid asset. But in Vancouver’s red-hot market, that’s changing. Let’s look specifically at...
Capital Commentary »
Time to build purpose built rental units?
Condominium construction has dominated the residential development space for a number of years now. This was primarily due to the...
The Crowdfunding Corner »
Access Private Equity (PE) through crowdfunding portals
A 2016 McKinsey Global Institute report suggests the combination of higher interest rates, lower economic growth and weak corporate profits...
The Title Page »
Title insurance — a matter of opinion
Eric Haslett | The Title Page | 2016-04-26
“What more am I getting?” This is one of the first questions people ask when their lawyer suggests purchasing...
The Saskatchewan Edge »
Steady as she goes, in Saskatoon CRE
ICR has collected the fourth quarter results for 2016 and though commercial vacancy remains higher than average in some sectors,...
The Numbers Game »
If you hate condos, you should hope that more get built
Ben Myers | The Numbers Game | 2016-09-30
A lot of people don’t like condominium apartments, they would never live in them, and they don’t like that they...
Let's Make Things Interesting »
When science fiction becomes science fact
Duncan Stewart, the Director of Telecommunications, Media and Technology at Deloitte, is predicting the future. With a background in science...
The Strategic Broker »
Compensated cooperation
You didn’t get into the commercial real estate business to lose money. But did you know that the existing business...
The Apartment Building Expert »
Understanding cap rates in the apartment sector
Capitalization rates, or cap rates, are a way of estimating the general rate of return of an apartment building by...
Westcoast News »
Is there room for public art in industrial buildings?
Cori Howard | Westcoast News | 2016-09-28
Vancouver’s PC Urban has voluntarily commissioned two public installations for their upcoming industrial buildings and in doing so, have shaken...
The Petrus Report »
Real estate trades then and now … negative leverage then and positive leverage now
Pierre Gagne | The Petrus Report | 2016-05-09
Why do we all hear grievances that prices in commercial real estate are too high when Marshnet reports sales/purchases of...
BOMA Canada News »
BOMA Regina hosts BOMEX for the first time
Victoria Gabel | BOMA Canada News | 2016-10-10
For the first time in its history, BOMEX® came to the Queen City of Regina! From September 20-22nd, BOMA Regina...
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