March 2016

"Accounting giant Ernst & Young published its Global Market Outlook 2016 report, peering into its crystal ball (we assume) to break down its predictions for private equity real estate. Here's a roundup of the major trends to follow through 2016."   Via Bisnow https://www.bisnow.com/national/news/commercial-real-estate/private-equity-real-estate-fund-trends-to-watch-in-2016-55600  ...

Griffintown is 'a good investment,' researcher says This article originally posted in July 2015 Via Eva Friede, Montreal Gazette "Griffintown is “absolutely’’ a good investment, said Mathieu Collette, research director specializing in the new condo market at Altus Group, a private research firm." https://montrealgazette.com/business/griffintown-is-a-good-investment-researcher-says?__lsa=ac51-464c    ...

A Taste Of New York Real Estate Transactions! I thought I would share this for those of you who happen to be curious about investment property transactions a little over the border in my old stomping ground of New York city. The article is via the New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/09/realestate/commercial/recent-commercial-real-estate-transactions.html?_r=0  ...

I generally don't get too involved in political rhetoric but, and that's a big BUT, I can't help myself here. I love John Oliver who is absolutely brilliant and I think it's so important for as many people to see this video as possible. Article via Mother Jones, photo by Gage Skidmore   https://www.motherjones.com/mixed-media/2016/02/john-oliver-donald-trump...