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BUSN - Real Estate

Provides links to databases, associations, research on the open web, statistics and more for both residential and commercial real estate.

Commercial Real Estate

Avison Young Research Reports (Open Access)

  • Canadian commercial real estate market reports, nationally and by city (Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal & Quebec City and more).
  • Select Market Reports Archive to view historical reports by geographic area

CBRE Reports (Open Access)

  • Latest editions of MarketView Reports (industrial, office, investment, retail and housing markets) and Market Outlook

Colliers Market Insights (Open Access)

  • Includes research, market news, case studies and press releases
  • Click here to enter specific search criteria

Commercial Real Estate (Financial Post) (Open Access)

  • Find the latest news regarding commercial real estate.

Conference Board of Canada (e-Library) (U of C authentication is required off-campus)

  • National, provincial and metropolitan economic trend information and analysis; including, real estate.
  • Browse by Topic and then select Canadian, Provincial or Metropolitan (Economic Trends), input search term ~ real estate.

Cushman & Wakefield Reports (Open Access)

  • Click on Research - by location - for quarterly office, industrial, retail and multifamily market reports for a number of cities in Canada, including Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, London, Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Halifax, Moncton, Saint John and Saint Johns.
  • Report sectors (office, industrial, retail and multifamily) vary by city.

Emporis (Open Access)

  • Information on global building data and construction projects. Includes statistics, companies, cities, projects and more.

NAI Global (Open Access)

  • Click on Research for global market reports and outlooks. Includes Calgary, Victoria and Regina.

Commercial Real Estate Development Association (Open Access)

  • An organization for North American developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial and mixed-use real estate.  Click on Research tab for reports on green building, predictors of commercial real estate development and economic contributions of the industry.

Also see links under "Canada" - all but Conference Board of Canada provide U.S. or global reports and research.

Altus InSite (Open Access)

  • Find available office, industrial and retail space in Canada.

International Consortium of Real Estate Associations (World properties) (Open Access)

  • Find properties around the world, agents and information about the real estate industry in other countries.