Weekly Buzz: The commercial real estate pinchJanuary 27, 2017 8:52 pm
Each of this week’s top stories as curated by Western Investor emphasizes the strain on supply in Canada’s commercial real estate market – particularly in Vancouver. The multi-family arena in Greater Vancouver ended off 2016 with a less than 1 per cent vacancy rate, while major sales and developments in Canada’s industrial and office markets highlighted a squeeze on available supply. Meanwhile, the looming legalization of pot is projected to put an even bigger strain on industrial and retail space, with Alberta set to become home to the biggest marijuana grow-op in the world.
Here are our picks for the most buzz-worthy commercial real estate coverage of the week.
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