There are several new construction projects underway in the downtown core of Canada’s city of Toronto that suggest some developers see a solid future in creating new rental accommodation. Most of the new rental housing stock in Toronto arrives via condo towers, but there are rare exceptions such as Motion; 463 rental suites with 11,500

Visa, Inc. is expected to reveal their location of choice for a new information technology center within the next 4 days. The end of December will hopefully bring good news and cheer to Austin workers and residents. Just last week the city of Austin approved a ten year performance-based grant for Visa that was estimated

Market discipline is Key in Canada

Friday, 14 December 2012 by

For 2013, Ross Moore and John O’Bryan foresee a year much like 2012. Ross Moore is a research director who released the Market Outlook 2013 with John. “Expect low vacancy rates to continue, but leasing will be lackluster,” Ross says. John O’Bryan, Chairman of CBRE stated, “We’re an export-based country, so Canada relies on the

Japan’s TV Kings—Panasonic, Sony and Sharp Corporations are selling buildings and businesses to trim their fixed costs and improve the amount of cash flow at Christmastime, a time of intense competition. All three firms have been struggling to compete against South Korean rivals Samsung and LG Electronics. During the past several years the Korean firms

The Canadian Morguard Corp is paying $300M in one of the largest apartment deals in Chicago this year. The property is Alta at K Station downtown. They had agreed to buy $700M worth in assets for this quarter and are shopping for more commercial real estate in Atlanta, Dallas, Denver and Los Angeles. The property

iCORE Global is shining an industry spotlight on the commercial real estate market in the great state of Texas. Texas encompasses five of the Top 10 US housing markets. It continues to outpace the national job-growth rate every year since 2004. Also, their population growth has doubled the national average, as well as unemployment rates,

iCORE Global Closes on $12.2M Phoenix Deal

Wednesday, 28 November 2012 by

iCORE Global – Phoenix Closes Deal on Corporate Center In Phoenix, AZ  on Tuesday, November 27th, the iCORE Global-Phoenix team of Mark DeMichele and David Siwinski represented the buyer through iCORE’s Phoenix office. CBRE represented the seller. The Deer Valley Whispering Winds Corporate Center recently changed hands for $12,200,000. The sellers were M-Edison Company, LLC and

Think Big. They Do.

Thursday, 08 November 2012 by

  INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT ON TAMPA, FLORIDA The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp (EDC) created an innovative new branding campaign. And they wanted to kick it off in style, with a big screen. Not just any old screen, one that was 50-feet wide by 28-feet tall. Costing a pretty penny, the screen came in at just

iCORE Global is shining an industry spotlight on one of new trends in office productivity. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of App-iness was an aptly titled article recently appearing in the e-zine Bisnow. It highlighted a mobile company in Toronto with an extremely unique office space. Plastic Mobile president, Melody Adhami, wanted to “escape the

A New Window Has Opened

Tuesday, 25 September 2012 by

Did you know that a new window of opportunity has opened? iCORE Global is the largest commercial real estate provider worldwide, operating in a revolutionary model of business. If you are not already a member of our enterprise, we’d like to welcome you to the launch of our corporate blog. Feel free to take a