Consulting and Advisory

Real estate holdings form a significant portion of your company’s total assets. In today’s marketplace, realizing the potential of those assets, economically and strategically, requires the expertise of a dedicated team of real estate professionals. Avison Young’s Consulting and Advisory team works with you to understand your strategic objectives, and to identify, evaluate and provide independent, objective property advice to support those objectives.

Strategic Planning

Our sound strategic counsel to clients enables them to respond effectively and efficiently to changes in physical, legal and economic business and investment conditions. Strategic Planning services include:

  • Needs analysis 
  • Portfolio analysis
  • Corporate occupancy strategies, including alternative workplace strategies
  • Performance benchmarking

Valuation Consulting

Whether it is the disposition, acquisition or leasing of facilities, it is imperative to have a clear indication of value to accurately assess the proposed transaction. Valuation Consulting services include:

  • Asset and portfolio valuations
  • Research and market analysis
  • Investment analysis
  • Appraisals
  • Acquisition and disposal strategies
  • Corporate facility analysis
  • Litigation support and expert testimony

Consulting Studies

Avison Young’s Consulting and Advisory professionals have experience in a broad range of industry sectors, including insurance and financial services, real estate, professional services, telecommunications, transportation, manufacturing, energy, health care, not-for-profit and government. Capabilities include:

  • Market studies
  • Due diligence
  • Feasibility studies
  • Lease/purchase evaluation
  • Optimum use studies
  • Realty tax appeals
  • Occupancy cost reviews

For more information about our consulting and advisory services please contact your local Avison Young office.