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100% Canadian. 100% Commercial.

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Canada

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100% Canadian. 100% Commercial.

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Language:

English

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Episodes

GTA Land with Mike Czestochoski of CBRE

8/5/2020
Mike Czestochoski, Executive Vice President of CBRE, joins Aaron and Adam in this episode. He specializes in land, and has been buying and selling it for the last thirty-six years. Mike is here to discuss what to expect from GTA land in the near term and beyond. With such a long career, COVID-19 is certainly... The post GTA Land with Mike Czestochoski of CBRE appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:46:08

Future Risk Analysis with Brian Sutherland of Yardi

7/30/2020
Today’s episode brings us Brian Sutherland. He is the Industry Principal of Commercial at Yardi and started his own e-commerce company when he was sixteen years old. After getting tired of competing with Amazon, he sold his business and found a new career with Yardi. Based in Santa Barbara, California, Brian provides us with an... The post Future Risk Analysis with Brian Sutherland of Yardi appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:34:19

Industrial Investment with Charlie Deeks of PIRET

7/24/2020
Our guest today is Charlie Deeks, Chief Investment Officer at PIRET (Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust). PIRET is a Blackstone and Ivanhoe Cambridge portfolio company headquartered in Toronto. Industrial assets performed very well through COVID-19, so Charlie discusses this trend and talks about some deals his company has transacted during the pandemic. He talks about... The post Industrial Investment with Charlie Deeks of PIRET appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:45:24

Solving Affordability with John Fox of Robins Appleby LLP

7/22/2020
Aaron and Adam are speaking with John Fox, Partner at Robins Appleby LLP, in this episode. He has a long-standing relationship working with both the public and private housing sectors on combating affordability issues. Because of John’s expertise, today’s episode focuses on affordable housing in the Greater Toronto Area. The guys discuss the time John... The post Solving Affordability with John Fox of Robins Appleby LLP appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:49:16

Real Estate Forums Presents: Blair Welch of Slate Asset Management

7/17/2020
Back with another Canadian Real Estate Forums webinar, Aaron and Adam welcome Blair Welch in this episode. He co-founded Slate Asset Management in 2005, which currently has $6.2 billion of assets under management in Canada, the United States, and Europe. Blair explains the three key areas that Slate looks at when considering the purchase of... The post Real Estate Forums Presents: Blair Welch of Slate Asset Management appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:51:32

Land Entitlement with Laurie Payne of DiamondCorp

7/14/2020
Laurie Payne, Vice President of Development at DiamondCorp, joins us in this episode. The company takes on development projects that others wouldn’t due to their complicated nature. DiamondCorp is best known for their expertise in land entitlement, which can be one of the most profitable but difficult stages of the development process. DiamondCorp has acquired... The post Land Entitlement with Laurie Payne of DiamondCorp appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:41:11

Real Estate Forums Presents: Paul Finkbeiner of Great-West LIFECO

7/10/2020
Today’s episode is a Real Estate Forums webinar that Aaron and Adam recorded with Paul Finkbeiner. He is the EVP & Global Head of Real Estate at Great-West LIFECO. He oversees $27 billion in real estate assets and was previously the President of GWL Advisors for 18 years. We start off by hearing about Paul’s storied... The post Real Estate Forums Presents: Paul Finkbeiner of Great-West LIFECO appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:51:23

Real Estate Forums Presents: John Duda of Colliers International Real Estate Management Services

7/7/2020
Today’s episode is a Real Estate Forums webinar that Aaron and Adam recorded with John Duda. He is the President of Collier International’s Real Estate Management Services across Canada, which provides property and asset management to $17 billion in real estate. This gives John a great vantage point to all asset classes right across the... The post Real Estate Forums Presents: John Duda of Colliers International Real Estate Management Services appeared first on Commercial Real Estate...

Duration:00:49:03

COVID-19 and Real Estate Data Trends with Ray Wong of Altus Group

6/30/2020
Our guest today is Raymond Wong, Vice President of Data Operations and Data Solutions with Altus Group. He’s going to take us through the most current data that apply to the four main asset classes and how they’re fairing in the COVID-19 pandemic. Industrial, multi-res, retail, and office have all been impacted by the pandemic,... The post COVID-19 and Real Estate Data Trends with Ray Wong of Altus Group appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:44:12

Leadership During a Crisis with Alan MacKenzie of JLL

6/24/2020
Alan MacKenzie returns for his second appearance on the podcast to discuss his new role as the CEO of JLL Canada. Alan was with Triovest on his last podcast episode so he starts off by taking us through his thought process when choosing to take on this new challenge. The leadership approach of Alan was... The post Leadership During a Crisis with Alan MacKenzie of JLL appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:34:32

COVID-19 and the Return to the Office with Mandy Sutherland of Steelcase

6/19/2020
Aaron and Adam welcome Mandy Sutherland on today’s show. She is the Senior Consultant of Applied Research and Consulting at Steelcase. Additionally, she is part of a team which is responsible for helping clients discover the next best steps in returning to the office after COVID-19. With a debate on going in the real estate... The post COVID-19 and the Return to the Office with Mandy Sutherland of Steelcase appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:31:03

COVID-19 and Vancouver Apartments with Lance Coulson of CBRE

6/16/2020
Lance Coulson, our guest today, is the Executive Vice President of the National Apartment Group & Investment Properties Team at CBRE. He operates in Vancouver and specializes in apartments; a perfect skillset to provide us with insight on how that asset class is performing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Lance explains some unique aspects of his... The post COVID-19 and Vancouver Apartments with Lance Coulson of CBRE appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:35:31

Insurance is Changing with Jeffrey Charles of Gallagher

6/12/2020
Today’s topic is insurance, and joining the discussion is Jeffrey Charles. He is the Managing Director at Arthur J. Gallagher Canada. Jeffrey joined the insurance business because of its resilient nature after he experienced the 2008 crash while working in the travel industry. We take a deep dive into insurance, with Jeffrey providing helpful analogies... The post Insurance is Changing with Jeffrey Charles of Gallagher appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:59:28

COVID-19 and GTA Residential Development with Shaun Hildebrand of Urbanation

6/11/2020
Today’s guest, making appearance number three, is Shaun Hildebrand. He is the President of Urbanation, a small research and consulting firm based in Toronto. They focus on the GTA condominium and rental apartment market, providing subscribers with access to their well researched database. The episode begins with a strong focus on condos, as Shaun provides... The post COVID-19 and GTA Residential Development with Shaun Hildebrand of Urbanation appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:41:46

COVID-19 and Restaurants as Tenants with Vanessa Oliver of Regent Street Commercial Corp

6/5/2020
Vanessa Oliver, founder of Regent Street Capital Corp, is our guest in this episode. She is a retail brokerage expert and has closed a large number of lease deals with restaurants as the tenant. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted restaurant owners and their landlords in a deep and likely long lasting way. Vanessa shares her... The post COVID-19 and Restaurants as Tenants with Vanessa Oliver of Regent Street Commercial Corp appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:32:25

Real Estate Forums Presents: Jon Love of Kingsett Capital

6/3/2020
Today’s episode is a Real Estate Forums webinar that Aaron and Adam recorded with Jon Love. He is the Founder and CEO of KingSett Capital and was also appointed a member of the Order of Canada in 2018. He has navigated through several recessions in his career and now draws from those experiences as we... The post Real Estate Forums Presents: Jon Love of Kingsett Capital appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:52:07

Industry Leadership with Benjamin Shinewald of BOMA Canada

6/1/2020
We are joined by Benjamin Shinewald, the President and CEO of BOMA Canada (Building Owners and Management Association of Canada). Benjamin will admit he doesn’t “technically work in real estate” but his job at BOMA Canada is to support real estate and make it thrive. Benjamin tells us about BOMA Canada’s role as a sustainability... The post Industry Leadership with Benjamin Shinewald of BOMA Canada appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:39:29

COVID-19 and the Real Estate Recovery with Peter Cuthbert of Fiera Real Estate

5/29/2020
We are welcoming back Peter Cuthbert, President and Head of Global Real Estate with Fiera Real Estate. He joins us again to analyze many different aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic and his view on how the economy will recover. Peter informs us of how Fiera has been dealing the crisis and helping its employees, leading... The post COVID-19 and the Real Estate Recovery with Peter Cuthbert of Fiera Real Estate appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:38:14

Diversifying Asset Classes with Peter Sweeney of SmartCentres REIT

5/26/2020
The CFO of SmartCentres REIT, Peter Sweeney, is our guest in this episode. Peter previously worked with Allied Properties REIT but joined SmartCentres, which was under the name Calloway REIT at the time, for a new challenge at one of the largest retail REITS in Canada. Peter gives an overview of SmartCentres and the many... The post Diversifying Asset Classes with Peter Sweeney of SmartCentres REIT appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:32:46

Data Meets Development with Monika Jaroszonek of RATIO.city

5/22/2020
Monika Jaroszonek, CEO and Co-Founder of RATIO.city, is alongside Adam and Aaron in this episode. Monika has had a fascination with cities since a young age which translated into an early career with several architecture companies. She then went on to found her own company to help bring development forward in a data rich world.... The post Data Meets Development with Monika Jaroszonek of RATIO.city appeared first on Commercial Real Estate Podcast.

Duration:00:39:37