Press Releases

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
March 1, 2017
Logistics Manager references Avison Young report re unprecedented demand for warehousing in Midlands saw 70 per cent increase in take-up in 2016 vs 2015
February 22, 2017
High vacancy eradicates decade of growth in Calgary office market -- Avison Young releases its Fourth Quarter 2016 Calgary Office Market Report
February 7, 2017
Metro Vancouver, BC office market motors on as vacancy tightens amid strong regional absorption -- Avison Young releases Year-End 2016 Metro Vancouver Office Market Report
January 30, 2017
Chris Baer, Brian Hennessey join Avison Young in Los Angeles North -- Highly regarded industry professionals will expand agency leasing and office investment real estate sales practice in Tri-Cities and San Fernando Valley
January 23, 2017
Avison Young acquires Atlanta-based Rich Real Estate Services, Inc. -- Purchase further expands Avison Young’s landlord-representation advisory services in U.S. Southeast; Kirk Rich becomes a Principal
January 17, 2017
Avison Young acquires Atlanta-based Hotel Assets Group, LLC -- With purchase, commercial real estate firm launches new hospitality service line; 25 members join, Keith Thompson becomes Principal
January 16, 2017
Gap in development cycle impacting North Shore, British Columbia commercial real estate sales and leasing activity -- Retail assets represented the greatest deal and dollar volume in 2016
January 12, 2017
Avison Young releases 2017 North America, U.K. and Germany commercial real estate forecast -- Taking a long-term view helpful in a year of structural change in the commercial real estate sector