Commercial

The Body Shop To Close 33 Stores In Canada, File For Creditor Protection
Retail

The Body Shop To Close 33 Stores In Canada, File For Creditor Protection

​The Body Shop's arms in the UK, Germany, Belgium, Denmark, and United States have also declared bankruptcy.

Retail

Donnelly Group Restructuring To See 7 Vancouver Pubs Sold

​Donnelly Group, the owner of the Cinema Public House, Granville Room, and Hello Goodbye bars, filed for creditor protection in May 2023.

Development Projects

SCDC Cuts Height Of Planned 47-Storey Surrey Centre Block Office Tower

​The Centre Block project is being undertaken by the Surrey City Development Corporation, the City's development arm that was resurrected last year.

Office

Plans For Sleek, New Office Space In Etobicoke Scrapped As Property Listed For Sale

The site of the intended build from Starlight Investments, 181 The West Mall, is now listed for sale, with little word on why the proposed development did not progress.

Retail

Oakridge Park Shopping Centre To Open In Spring 2025 With 100+ Global Brands

​The reimagined Oakridge Park shopping centre, being developed by QuadReal and Westbank, will be home to Louis Vuitton, Prada, and Versace, among other luxury retail brands.

Commercial

Toronto Hotel And Strip Club Dance Onto The Market For $12.6M

​If you’ve ever dreamed of owning your own boutique hotel, cluster of retail stores, and strip club (yes, you read that correctly), we have good news for you – that is, if you have a cool $12.6M.

Office

Majority Of Available Midtown Office Space Located In Bloor Node

Almost 2 million sq. ft of office space is available in the Bloor node, nearly two-thirds of which is in class A buildings. However, there is no flight from Bloor in "any way, shape, or form," experts say.

Office

London To Use Housing Accelerator Funding Towards Office Conversion Incentives

​Mayor Josh Morgan says incentives will include $20,000 per one-bedroom unit and $28,000 per two-bedroom unit that's created via office conversions.

Commercial

InnVest Acquires Majority Of Morguard's Hotel Portfolio

The acquisition brings InnVest’s portfolio of Marriott-branded properties to 14, making it one of the largest owners of the chain in Canada​.

Commercial

How Canada's Commercial Real Estate Markets Will Play Out In 2024

An in-depth look at where the office, industrial, retail, and multi-family sectors currently stand and what to expect for them in 2024.

Multifamily

Vancouver And Victoria Multi-Family Transactions Down 3​0% In 2023

​​The west side of Vancouver saw the most transactions, at 22, while the Langford/Colwood submarket in Victoria recorded the highest dollar volume, at $208M.

Office

Canada's Downtown Office Vacancy Reaches Record High

"Remote work, recession fears, and the tech sector are definitely having an influence on the Canadian office market," Marc Meehan, Director of Canadian Research at CBRE, told STOREYS.