CBRE’s Lisa Fulford-Roy: Post-COVID workplaces will be different

Although technology has allowed for remote work for years, most companies have not figured out working from home at scale and many employees are experiencing challenges doing it for an extended period of time, says Lisa Fulford-Roy, SVP and head of CBRE’s Canadian Workplace Strategy Practice in Toronto.
Sheila Botting

Sheila Botting joins Avison Young in Toronto

Sheila Botting is joining Avison Young in Toronto as principal and president, professional services, Americas. The company says Botting will build a professional services practice across the Americas as the firm invests in expanding its integrated services offerings.
Brian Rosen

Colliers Canada promotes Brian Rosen to president and CEO role

Colliers International recently announced that Brian Rosen, currently COO, Canada, will succeed David Bowden as president and CEO, Canada, effective March 31.
Anne Tanner

Anne Tanner joins Royal LePage Coast Capital Realty on Vancouver Island

Royal LePage Coast Capital Realty on Vancouver Island has added Anne Tanner to its team as EVP of commercial leasing and sales. 

Rick Hansen Foundation offers free accessibility ratings in 10 Ontario cities

The Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) is accepting applications from organizations across 10 municipalities in Ontario to obtain a snapshot of their buildings’ accessibility.
The survey says the No. 1 distraction for Canadians is loud talkers. Walls help create privacy and quiet the space.

iQ Offices: Battling distractions costs workers two hours of productivity each day

Close to 60 per cent of Canadians report they battle distraction at work, resulting in up to two hours of lost productivity every day, according to a new national survey commissioned by iQ Offices.

What’s in a day? A lot: Subleases and lease assignments

In V Hazelton Limited v. Perfect Smile Dental Inc., the tenant, with the landlord’s permission, decided to relocate his business and sublease his unit to a subtenant.
Scott Gordon

Scott Gordon joins Manulife Investment Management

Manulife Investment Management has appointed Scott Gordon to the position of senior managing director, head of real estate asset management, Canada.
At the Gala Launch of the Marlin Spring Foundation, from left: Marlin Spring co-founder and CFO Elliot Kazarnovsky; Marlin Spring Foundation executive director Shayna Haddon; WE Charity co-founder Craig Kielburger; and Marlin Spring co-founder and CEO Benjamin Bakst.

Marlin Spring co-founders launch foundation to support youth

CEO Benjamin Bakst and CFO Elliot Kazarnovsky, co-founders of Toronto-based real estate company Marlin Spring, have launched the Marlin Spring Foundation.
Neil Lacheur

Neil Lacheur to lead Avison Young’s property management platform

Neil Lacheur has been named Avison Young principal and EVP of real estate management services in Canada. In this newly created role, Lacheur will lead the company’s property management business.