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What are the benefits of working with a Retail Brokers Network Member?

Know. Like. Trust.

The Retail Brokers Network is one of the largest and fastest growing commercial real estate networks in North America. The Shindico Retail Team was asked to join the Retail Brokers Network in 2015 and has enjoyed numerous benefits, including participation in some great discussions on the group conference calls and of course, the meetings and events at RECon in Las Vegas. This year’s events at RECon were no exception. It’s always great to catch up and trade best practices and market information with our colleagues and meet with our clients at the RBN booth.

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.