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CCI Group Inc. is now McIntosh Perry

Posted in Communications, Milestones, Professional Services

CCI Group Inc. is now McIntosh Perry

Two Award-Winning Firms Completes Merger to Form One of the Largest Privately Held Engineering Firms in Canada TORONTO – CCI Group Inc., a national team of respected building science and environmental engineering experts, and McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd. (MPCE), a multi-disciplinary engineering firm based in Eastern Ontario, today announced that the merger of the two companies has been completed. The new company, called McIntosh Perry, has more than 500 professional and technical...

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Happy Hanukkah

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Happy Hanukkah

Happy Hanukkah As you celebrate the Festival of Lights, may your home be bright with happiness and love. From all of us to your families. Best Wishes and Happy Hanukkah!

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#reflections, a new mini-series on the leaders of the Canadian real estate industry. Watch the Trailer!

Posted in Communications, Development, Housing, Industry Trends, Marketing, Milestones, Newsworthy

#reflections, a new mini-series on the leaders of the Canadian real estate industry.  Watch the Trailer!

Coming to a small screen near you! January 2017 is the start of a New Year and time for #reflections, a new auto-biographical mini-series of high quality films showcasing leaders of the Canadian real estate sector sharing personal stories, journeys and achievements. The premiere of the series features Greg Romundt of Centurion Asset Management who will share his personal rise to success and Centurion’s record setting milestones. “This was a different experience for me. It’s enlightening to...

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National Apartment Association Recognizes Yardi Founder

Posted in Appointments, Communications, Events, Marketing, Milestones, Technology

National Apartment Association Recognizes Yardi Founder

Award acknowledges CEO Anant Yardi’s nearly 40 years of work supporting the apartment industry The National Apartment Association (NAA) honored Anant Yardi’s service to the apartment industry with a rare Lifetime Achievement Award. The accolade was presented to Mr. Yardi, Founder and President of Yardi Systems, at a luncheon in National Harbor, Maryland, on Nov. 11. NAA Chairman of the Board Marc Ross presented the award. “The Lifetime Achievement Award is NAA’s most prestigious honor. It is...

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PMG Receives International Marketing Award

Posted in Communications, Industry Trends, Marketing, Milestones, Newsworthy, Technology

PMG Receives International Marketing Award

MARCOM AWARDS ANNOUNCES 2016 WINNERS! Perpetual Media Group – Platinum Award for Website re-design of Carma Billing Services and Gold Award for Website re-design of Carma Industries. DALLAS, TX — MarCom Awards has announced winners in the 2016 creative competition for marketing and communication professionals. There were 6500 entries from the United States, Canada and 17 other countries. “To be acknowledged at an international level alongside the world’s leading creative minds is a tremendous...

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Enbridge buying Spectra Energy in all-stock deal worth about $37B

Posted in Communications, Industry Trends, Milestones, Newsworthy, Utility Management

Enbridge buying Spectra Energy in all-stock deal worth about $37B

Story by: Richa Naidu, Reuters Enbridge Inc (ENB.TO), Canada’s largest pipeline company, said  on Tuesday it would buy Spectra Energy Corp in an all-stock deal valued at about US$37 billion to create the largest North American energy infrastructure company. Enbridge’s biggest-ever deal comes as the company has been steadily expanding its North American pipeline network, which carries the bulk of Canadian crude oil to the United States. Spectra shareholders will get 0.984 shares of...

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Happy New Year!

Posted in Communications, Events, Milestones

Happy New Year!

Wishing every day of the New Year be filled with Success, Happiness & Prosperity! From our family to yours, Happy New Year! 

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Industry transactions making headlines

Posted in Appraisal, CMHC, Communications, Condo Conversions, Development, Finance, Housing, Industry Trends, Legal, Milestones, Newsworthy

Industry transactions making headlines

The rental housing sector is forever changing, evolving and reshaping itself. Industry players are constantly adapting to market conditions in order to identify strategic opportunities for growth and diversification. Here are some of the transactions making headlines: Skyline Apartment REIT Acquires 6-Property Sarnia & Niagara Falls Portfolio Centurion Apartment REIT Announces the Pending Acquisition of an Apartment in Guelph, Ontario. Timbercreek Asset Management Appoints New President...

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Campaign promises that affect your personal finances & CFAA’s Election Guide 2015

Posted in Bylaws / Regulations, CMHC, Communications, Finance, Housing, Legal, Legislation, Milestones, Newsworthy, Tax Law, Tenancy Law

Campaign promises that affect your personal finances & CFAA’s Election Guide 2015

Here’s an overview of what NDP leader Tom Mulcair, Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and Conservative leader Stephen Harper have promised as it relates to your personal finances as well as CFAA’s Election Guide 2015. Taxes NDP: Cancel income splitting for families with kids under the age of 18 but keep it for seniors; eliminate the CEO stock option loophole that allows wealthy CEOs to avoid taxes on 50% of income received from cashing in company stock (with proceeds invested into eliminating...

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Construction of new Toronto apartments hits 25-year high

Posted in Appraisal, CMHC, Communications, Development, Finance, Housing, Industry Trends, Milestones, Newsworthy

Construction of new Toronto apartments hits 25-year high

Story by: Tamsin Mcmahon, The Globe and Mail Toronto is experiencing a rental renaissance with the number of new apartment units under construction hitting a 25-year high this year. There were 26 apartment buildings under construction in the Toronto area in the third quarter of the year, containing more than 6,500 rental units, according to a new report by real estate market research firm Urbanation Inc. Developers have proposed another 43 rental buildings containing more than 10,000 units....

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