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Blockchain will Disrupt Facilities Management in Australia
Business
Friday August 3 2018

Blockchain will Disrupt Facilities Management in Australia

When facilities managers hear about Bitcoin in the news, chances are they are not thinking about disruption to their own industry.

Canadian Commercial Real Estate Assets Continue to Fall
Business
Thursday November 10 2016

Canadian Commercial Real Estate Assets Continue to Fall

After falling below 6 per cent for the first time on record in Q2 2016, the average national cap rate for Canadian commercial real estate (‘CRE’)...

How Commercial Tenants Can Avoid Common Leasing Mistakes
Business
Monday October 17 2016

How Commercial Tenants Can Avoid Common Leasing Mistakes

They say knowledge is power, and this is evident in the world of commercial negotiations, where parties who possess valuable information can use it to help...

Marriott: World’s Largest Hotel Chain
Business
Saturday September 24 2016

Marriott: World’s Largest Hotel Chain

Several of the best-known names in travel are now united in one hotel company.

Beijing CBD Sinks Over a Foot Due to Groundwater Depletion
Environment
Monday July 11 2016

Beijing CBD Sinks Over a Foot Due to Groundwater Depletion

A team of international scientists have expressed grave concern at the rate that the Chinese capital is sinking into the earth due to the excessive pumping of groundwater located below...

Strong Demand and Limited Supply Keeps Commercial Real Estate Buzzing
Business
Thursday May 19 2016

Strong Demand and Limited Supply Keeps Commercial Real Estate Buzzing

Canada's low dollar continues to make real estate attractive to foreign investors

Vancouver Commercial Property Owners Eye Rising Assessments
Business
Monday May 9 2016

Vancouver Commercial Property Owners Eye Rising Assessments

Metro Vancouver homeowners aren’t alone in their angst over skyrocketing property assessments — commercial property owners have experienced similar volatility in the valuation of their holdings,...

Montreal Creating Ghost Towers
Business
Monday May 2 2016

Montreal Creating Ghost Towers

Last fall’s inauguration of Cadillac Fairview’s Deloitte Tower on the southwestern edge of downtown Montreal seemed like a reason to uncork the champagne, ending a 20-year...

Business
Oct 31 2018
What’s the Difference Between a Repair and an Improvement?

Deductions for repairs, maintenance and improvements are areas the Australian Taxation Office pay particular attention to on annual tax returns.

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Business
Sep 12 2018
One Million Ordered to Evacuate Florence

More than one million people have fled toward higher ground in a mass evacuation ordered three days before the expected arrival of Hurricane Florence.

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Business
Sep 6 2018
Japan Cleaning up After Typhoon Kills 11

Japan has begun cleaning up after a powerful typhoon killed 11 people, injured hundreds and stranded thousands at a flooded airport, though when the airport in...

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Business
Jan 10 2018
WSP Global Buys Finnish Facility services Firm

Engineering firm WSP Global Inc. says it has acquired Finnish company ISS Proko Oy from a subsidiary of ISS A/S, one of the world’s leading facility...

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Business
Jan 4 2018
Some Canadian Companies Start New Year with BIG Gains from U.S. Tax Cuts

Some Canadian companies that earn a high share of their revenues in the United States are starting the new year with the prospect of saving big...

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Business
20 Dec, 2017
LaSalle Launching New Canadian Commercial Real Estate Fund

Chicago-based LaSalle Investment Management Inc. is launching an open-ended fund Monday that will try to capitalize on “mispriced” commercial real estate in major Canadian cities such...

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