Anything related to research, the apartment section of the website.

  • Mixed-Use Developments

    Our Understanding of Mixed-Use Developments Evolves as Developers Learn from Successes and Failures   by Sally Turner, Director, Research & Consultancy   The boom in new multifamily housing continues to attract Mixed-Use developers and investors to transform the urban and suburban landscape. New high-rise developments are adding density, pedestrian-friendly streetscapes, and diverse, vibrant, mixed-use neighbourhoods, […]

  • Apartment demand strong across Canada

    Apartment Demand   “There’s enough demand everywhere in Canada to build apartments.” That’s how Derek Lobo, chief executive officer of SVN Rock Advisors Inc., Brokerage and founder of the AptCon 19 rental apartment development conference, opened his state of the nation address at the eighth annual event in Toronto. After conducting hundreds of feasibility studies, […]

  • SOLD: $220 Million – 991 Units

    Oshawa’s unique Rossland Park property sells for $220M One of the most distinctive multi-residential rental properties in the Greater Toronto Area has been sold. H. Kassinger Construction, a family-run company which built and founded Rossland Park more than 50 years ago, sold it to Q Management LP for $220 million. The 911-unit Rossland Park in Oshawa includes about three […]

  • Commercial Property Knowledge At Your Fingertips

    Commercial Property Knowledge At Your Fingertips   Owning commercial property can really boost your profile in multiple ways, but always be very cautious when attempting to either buy or sell any type of commercial real estate. It can come back to bite you in a bad way. You may want to pay attention to this […]

  • Apartment Real Estate

    Tips On Apartment Real Estate That Help You Find A Great Deal If you want to be at the top of the list of apartments real estate agents and brokers in your area, it starts with the right guidelines to follow and the best tips to utilize in building a great strategy of sales. You […]

  • Six-Storey Wood Construction Apartments

    Construction: The Case For Six-Storey Wood Six-Storey Wood Construction Wood frame construction promises to revolutionise new apartment construction in cities that are looking to increase urban densities. Wood frame buildings can be feasibly built to six storeys at 15-20% less cost than concrete or steel construction. Paul Bedford, former chief planner at the City of [...]
  • Commercial Real Estate Purchases

    Strong Tips For Your Next Commercial Real Estate Purchases   You can’t always rely on commercial real estate listings if you want to find the best property available for the best price. Check out the article below and use these tips in order to find what you’re looking for in the commercial real estate market. […]

  • Demand for Housing :Vaughan

    Vaughan Condo Sellout Shows Demand for Housing Choice in City   The successful redevelopment of low-density lands around the Highway 7/Highway 400 intersection in Vaughan indicates a demand for housing  and that it’s time for the city above Toronto to grow up. The developer Smart Centres has been working with the City of Vaughan to […]

  • How to Start Your Cross Border Real Estate Portfolio

    How to Start Your Cross Border Real Estate Portfolio Real estate is a tried and tested asset class and the majority of people agree that as a long-term investment commodity there is nothing really to beat it for consistently returning strong growth and increasing yields…however, when a country’s housing market goes temporarily cold as real […]

  • AptCon Hopes to Replace Condominium Surge with Apartments

    AptCon Hopes to Replace Condominium Surge with Apartments The attendees of AptCon hope to end Toronto’s condominium boom and replace it with a boom for new rental apartments. The AptCon conference, to be held on May 27-28, 2019, is a gathering place for developers of high-rise condominiums and rental apartments. Attendees with mingle with movers […]

  • Condo Developers Should Become Merchant Apartment Builders

    SVN Rock Advisors Inc., Brokerage 5100 South Service Road Unit 51 Burlington, Ontario L7L 6A5 Main: 905-331-5700 SVN® Offices Independently Owned & Operated TwitterLinkedIn YouTube Channel Featured The Apartment Crane Watch Report ➜ The Multifamily Blog➜ Recent Posts Make Profit From Land Investment Demand for Housing :Vaughan How to Start Your Cross Border Real Estate Portfolio […]

  • Housing Market Steadies; Impact for Apartment Developers?

    Housing Market Steadies; Impact for Apartment Developers? Toronto and Vancouver offer soft landing on house prices, opportunities for rental stock. For the past three years, there have been concerns about a possible housing bubble and affordability crisis within two of Canada’s largest residential real estate markets. Prices were rising sharply in the Greater Toronto Area […]