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By: Roger Silva  09-12-2011
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TORONTO - Real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield forecasts a general slowing of demand for office space in Canada in early 2012 but expects tighter supplies and higher prices in the latter half of the year. "As the number of deals in progress slows, driven by uncertain global economic news an

TORONTO - Real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield forecasts a general slowing of demand for office space in Canada in early 2012 but expects tighter supplies and higher prices in the latter half of the year.

TORONTO (Reuters) - Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust , aiming to create Canada's second-largest diversified property portfolio, has offered to buy Canmarc REIT in a hostile bid that values its rival at C$838 million ($800.4 million). Canmarc's office and retail properties would increase Cominar's asset base by 42 percent and position it for further growth. Cominar, already the largest ..

Cominar, Quebec province’s largest commercial-property owner, bought 3.1 million units of Canmarc, raising its stake to 15.1 percent and making it the company’s second-biggest shareholder, Cominar said in a statement today.

Cominar offers to buy out other investors in Canmarc in a proposal that values the REIT at about $838.2-million.

Cominar offers to buy out other investors in Canmarc in a proposal that values the REIT at about $838.2-million.

TORONTO (Reuters) - Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust , aiming to create one of Canada's largest diversified property portfolios, has offered to buy Canmarc REIT in a hostile bid that values its rival at C$838 million ($800.4 million). Cominar offered C$15.30 in cash per unit of Canmarc on Monday, a 15 percent premium on its last closing price on Friday. As an alternative, it has offered 0 ..

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QUEBEC - There's a potential takeover deal involving two of eastern Canada's largest real-estate trusts. Cominar REIT (TSX:CUF.UN) of Quebec City is making a play to acquire Canmarc REIT (TSX:CMQ.UN), formerly known as Homburg REIT. Montreal-based Canmarc has commercial properties and residential ap

MONTREAL - Two of eastern Canada's largest real-estate trusts may be headed to a hostile takeover battle after Cominar offered to buy out other investors in Canmarc in a proposal that values the REIT at about $838.2 million.

Owning your own home became slightly more affordable in the third quarter of 2011 thanks to continuing low interest rates, according to RBC's latest study on housing affordability.

Brandon has a solid No. 7 slot in the Western Investor's new ranking of best places for real estate investment in western Canada. The magazine's rankings, which are a new feature in their most-recent issue, put Brandon just behind Fort MacMurray, Alta, and just ahead of Prince George, B.C.

TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - Toronto Real Estate Board GTA REALTOR® Members now have the opportunity to enhance the portfolio of services they currently offer their consumer clients to include a Virtual Office ..

An affordable housing advocate is calling for a levy on Canada's housing industry to raise billions of dollars for rent subsidies for low-income people.

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Brandon has a solid No. 7 slot in the Western Investor's new ranking of best places for real estate investment in western Canada. The magazine's rankings, which are a new feature in their most-recent issue, put Brandon just behind Fort MacMurray, Alta, and just ahead of Prince George, B.C.

Brandon has a solid No. 7 slot in the Western Investor's new ranking of best places for real estate investment in western Canada. The magazine's rankings, which are a new feature in their most-recent issue, put Brandon just behind Fort MacMurray, Alta, and just ahead of Prince George, B.C.

The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

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