Press Releases

May 7, 2009
Avison Young releases Spring 2009 Calgary Industrial Market Report: while large-bay industrial/warehouse vacancy has spiked, vacancy across remainder of products remains in balance
May 6, 2009
British Columbia witnesses first major suburban office building sale since fall 2008; Standard Life sells Metrotown Place III in Burnaby, BC for $14.25 million
May 5, 2009
Avison Young releases Spring 2009 Metro Vancouver Industrial Review: Healthy fundamentals offset by pause in demand; sluggish economy slows deal activity, bumps up sublease availabilities
April 27, 2009
Avison Young wins 2009 BOMA awards for management of 11 King Street West and 70 University Avenue, Toronto
April 21, 2009
BC’s multi-family investment sector shows signs of rising from market bottom
April 20, 2009
Cautious optimism in Calgary office leasing market
March 31, 2009
Avison Young and NewWest Enterprise release Winnipeg Regional Report — 2009 Forecast
March 10, 2009
Avison Young releases British Columbia Real Estate Investment Review: 2008 deals represent high water mark; global economic downturn will take steam out of investment sales in 2009
March 9, 2009
Fergus Cameron joins Avison Young’s Vancouver, BC brokerage operation.
March 4, 2009
Gary Schramm joins Avison Young (Canada)’s Mississauga brokerage operation as Senior Vice-President.
February 18, 2009
Avison Young (Canada) appoints Bill Argeropoulos Vice-President & Director of Research, Canada.
February 12, 2009
Peter De Guerre, Bruce Armstrong and Ryan Lyons join Avison Young’s Toronto Brokerage Group.
February 6, 2009
Edmonton Office Market 2008 Year-End Report Press Release
February 4, 2009
Economic downturn breeds office sublease space. Avison Young (Canada) releases its Metro Vancouver Year-End 2008 Office Market Report, reveals vacant sublease space in Metro Vancouver up 70% from mid-year 2008.
February 2, 2009
Avison Young Edmonton releases its Multi-Family Market Report.
January 30, 2009
Edmonton Multi-Family Market Report Press Release
January 22, 2009
Avison Young opens first U.S. office in Chicago.
January 20, 2009
Avison Young (Canada) appoints Robert Armstrong Managing Director, Toronto Leasing Group.
January 19, 2009
Avison Young (Canada) appoints Bernard Poliquin President and Managing Director of Quebec operations.
January 13, 2009
Avison Young (Canada) releases national real estate forecast: sees declines in deal volumes, rise in vacancy and sublease space, and focus on distressed investment opportunities in 2009.
December 16, 2008
Avison Young completes national merger process with acquisition of Quebec operations.
December 1, 2008
Avison Young (Canada) Inc. announces acquisition of Darton Property Advisors & Managers Inc.
November 24, 2008
BC’s multi-family investment market faces repricing as global economy downshifts.
October 14, 2008
Avison Young Announces Merger Agreement.
August 25, 2008
Firm demand continues to drive BC investment market. Private investors dominate buying and selling sides, while industrial properties were most prominent assets traded in first half of 2008