Press Releases

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
June 19, 2008
Avison Young names Mark E. Rose Chief Executive Officer.
November 14, 2007
Avison Young has opened an office in Ottawa, making this the company's eleventh office in Canada.
November 24, 2006
Avison Young pleased to announce the emergence of JayCap Financial Ltd., a private commercial mortgage banking firm established by Jeff Lastiwka, President & CEO, and the partners of Avison Young Commercial Real Estate (Alberta).
October 3, 2006
Avison Young has opened an office in Halifax, making this the company's tenth office in Canada.
October 1, 2006
Avison Young Ontario announces the addition of four new Shareholders to the company.
February 1, 2006
Avison Young Management Services and its strategic Western Canadian partner NewWest Enterprise Property Group (AY/NWE), are proud to announce their selection as Slate Properties Inc. national real estate manager.
November 1, 2005
We are pleased to announce that Allied Properties REIT has purchased, through Brian Wilson, Jonathan Pearce and Craig Tresham of Avison Young (Agent for the Vendor - Camwood Properties), a $56 million dollar office portfolio located in Toronto's downtown west, east and entertainment districts.
September 14, 2004
Avison Young and NewWest Enterprise Join Forces.
November 21, 2003
Avison Young becomes new sponsor of Pengrowth Saddledome Club.
February 10, 2003
2010 Olympic Games Could Create over 20,000 Office Jobs.