BuildEx Vancouver

McIntosh Perry will be at Booth 949 at the BuildEx Vancouver show, from February 14th to the 15th at the Vancouver Convention Centre West.  Stop by our booth to say hello and discuss how our engineering and project management experience can help you with your next project. Ask for a free proposal for your next... Read more »

Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary Named Most Livable Cities

According to Analysts at the Economist’s Intelligence Unit, three Canadian cities Vancouver (third place), Toronto (fourth place) and Calgary (fifth place) all placed among the top five most livable cities to live in 2017. The quality of life is measured based on stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure. The top scoring cities are... Read more »

Hogtown and Cowtown Office Markets See-Saw

Further proof that Calgary and Toronto are Corsican brothers (actually there is no proof of that at all) Calgary lost 1.3 million square feet in the first six months of 2016, while Toronto gained the same during the same time period. Toronto now has a 9.4 per cent vacancy rate while Calgary is 21.6 per... Read more »

Vancouver Multifamily Market 269 Feet and Rising

According to Colliers, the supply of purpose-built rental apartment buildings in Vancouver has steadily decreased over the past 15 years, mainly because of condo development. Rising land values and the increasing cost of home ownership have played major roles, leading to investment growth in the multifamily asset class from private investors to REITS and pension... Read more »

CCIG Vancouver Achieves OQM Certification

CCIG Vancouver has achieved a significant milestone – the APEGBC Organizational Quality Management (OQM) Program Certification. The OQM Certification demonstrates that CCIG Vancouver is a leader in its commitment to quality management practices and standards. To read more about OQM, please visit here. To receive a free proposal for your next project, call us toll... Read more »

Vancouver Housing Market 2015

No changes are expected in the Vancouver Housing market. According to MAC Marketing Solutions, both the resale and pre-sale housing markets will remain balanced in the Greater Vancouver Area in 2015, while rental vacancy rates will remain one of the lowest in the country. To download the full article, please visit here. To receive a... Read more »