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Leasing vs. Buying

Ownership of real estate has created a lot of wealth in Canada, however, so has manufacturing, retailing and, the professional/service sector in the right office environment. If the best place for your business is at the corner of Portage and Main, do you want to put up the $180 million to buy it?

Shindico Wins TOBY and Earth Award

At BOMA’s Awards of Excellence Luncheon on May 11th, Shindico received a TOBY Award (The Outstanding Building of the Year) for office buildings under 100,000 SF as well as an Earth Award. TOBY Awards is a prestigious program that recognizes superior commercial buildings with industry leading building management.

Southwood Golf and Country Club

This past Saturday I was on my way to the 2015 Men’s Opening at Southwood Golf and Country Club in St. Norbert when I noticed that the community was hopping with activity. Immediately south of Winnipeg’s perimeter on Pembina Highway is St. Norbert, a vibrant bilingual community of 5,000 residents and home to Winnipeg’s largest and most popular farmers’ market in the summer, drawing people from all over the city and surrounding areas.