Press Releases

July 19, 2017
Tara Kreider joins Avison Young in Raleigh, NC -- Highly regarded industry leader becomes Principal and Land Practice Leader
July 19, 2017
Addition of Brookfield Place inflates Downtown Calgary office vacancy further -- Avison Young releases its Second Quarter 2017 Calgary Office Market Report
July 17, 2017
Avison Young promotes Hiren Thakar to senior international operations position -- Principal becomes COO, International Operations; will oversee Mexico, Europe and future locations outside the U.S. and Canada
July 13, 2017
Avison Young releases technology white paper on distributed networks and artificial intelligence, and the impacts and opportunities for the real estate sector -- Commercial real estate services firm examines workplace evolution and its myriad impact on real estate
July 6, 2017
Avison Young helps clients advance sustainability goals through real estate objectives -- Commercial real estate services firm launches third annual Global Citizenship report, shows progress in company’s corporate social responsibility journey
July 5, 2017
Natalie Allred joins Avison Young in Las Vegas -- Highly regarded property management specialist becomes Principal
June 28, 2017
David Hillis joins Avison Young in Toronto -- Highly regarded industrial sales and leasing specialist becomes Principal
June 14, 2017
David Jewkes joins Avison Young in Las Vegas -- Highly regarded industry veteran becomes Managing Director, Brokerage Operations
May 18, 2017
Metro Vancouver industrial market tightest in Canada as rental rates, land and sale prices soar -- Avison Young releases its Spring 2017 Metro Vancouver, BC Industrial Overview
May 17, 2017
Most companies unprepared for lease accounting rule changes -- Avison Young’s latest white paper says new FASB and IASB standards will have dramatic impact on corporate balance sheets if firms do not structure their leases correctly today
May 15, 2017
Avison Young opens new office in Bucharest, Romania -- Fast-growing Canadian commercial real estate services firm opens first office in Romania; David Canta becomes Managing Director, four members join
May 11, 2017
Single-digit vacancy rates define rapidly evolving North America and U.K. industrial sectors -- Avison Young releases its Spring 2017 North America and U.K. Industrial Market Report
May 3, 2017
Low vacancy, lack of supply and strong demand pushing up rental rates and pricing in Richmond and Delta, British Columbia industrial markets -- Avison Young releases Spring 2017 Richmond/Delta, BC Industrial Report
May 2, 2017
James Swallow joins Avison Young in Coventry, U.K. -- Development, disposal and acquisition specialist becomes Principal, will grow firm’s industrial property business-line coverage in the Midlands and South East
May 2, 2017
Investor demand continues to outstrip available supply of product for sale in Greater Toronto Area -- Avison Young releases its First Quarter 2017 Greater Toronto Area Commercial Real Estate Investment Review
April 27, 2017
British Columbia multi-family sales activity remains strong with dollar volume second highest on record
April 20, 2017
Record-low Downtown vacancy spawns next development cycle in Greater Toronto Area office market -- Avison Young releases its First Quarter 2017 GTA Office Market Report
April 13, 2017
First quarter of 2017 a turning point in Calgary office market -- Avison Young releases its First Quarter 2017 Calgary Office Market Report
April 6, 2017
George Vail joins Avison Young in Miami -- Highly regarded industry leader becomes Principal, will help expand firm’s capital markets and debt platform in Florida
March 31, 2017
Demand, strong pricing and market confidence power commercial real estate investment levels in British Columbia to record heights -- Avison Young releases Year-End 2016 BC Real Estate Investment Review
March 27, 2017
Luke Mackenzie joins Avison Young in London, U.K. -- Leading long-income real estate specialist will further boost firm’s U.K. expansion
March 20, 2017
Avison Young acquires Raleigh-based Hunter & Associates, LLC -- Purchase further expands Avison Young’s business-line coverage in North Carolina; Banks Hunter becomes Principal, 11 members join
March 14, 2017
Fraser Valley, BC industrial sales activity constrained as tight supply and construction cycle hamper deal flow -- Surrey and Chilliwack set dollar volume records in 2016; new supply set for 2017 unlikely to alleviate record-low vacancy
March 9, 2017
Avison Young a six-time winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies award -- Commercial real estate firm also retains Gold Standard status for third year in a row
March 6, 2017
Avison Young acquires Cresa NJ-North/Central, LLC, opens second office in New Jersey -- Purchase bolsters firm’s tenant representation business line in New Jersey; Tom Giannone and Ron Ganter become Principals, seven members join