Commercial Comparables Platform

Commercial Real Estate

Comparables Database

Altus Group has been tracking commercial investment transactions across Canada’s key markets since 1995.
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Our proprietary research process provides you with the comparables you need to support well-informed and timely decision-making.  Gain valuable market insight so you can support your valuations, acquisitions, financing and negotiations.

WHAT CAN OUR DATA DO FOR YOU?

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Identify Opportunities & Manage Risk

Gain market intelligence by staying on top of the latest commercial real estate transactions, trends and KPIs, and manage your risk by having a complete and transparent view of the market.  

Our commercial property sale comparables database provides deep insight into every sale with specific information on the property – such as cap rates, purchase price, land use details, transaction value and terms – allowing you to:

  • Locate comparable commercial investment sales activity to support your land acquisition, valuation, investment thesis and financing decisions.
  • Find off-market opportunities for acquisition targets
  • Keep track of key market metrics such as vacancy, space absorption, market rents and new supply to better understand factors influencing your asset or development project
Commercial sale record with information on cap rates, purchase price, brokers, building size, property type, land use details and more.
As an economist for QuadReal, overseeing all research, I always want a current view of market conditions in the Canadian real estate market.  Altus Group is my go to source.
Carl Gomez, SVP, Research & Strategy, QuadReal Property Group

Get a Total Perspective

Better understand the relationship between transaction values and development potential. With our integrated platform, you can track leasing and inventory trends across a region, or for a specific building. Follow all development activity throughout the market – from land acquisition, to entitlements, to leasing performance as an operating asset and more.

Make smarter land acquisition decisions and better understand the risk of an early investment.  Follow the planning cycle of developments in the market to understand the impact of new planning policies, approval timing and densities achieved.

Office and Industrial Leasing Market Custom Analytics

Dive even deeper into critical transactions.  Access our office and industrial building inventory and availability database and generate custom analytics to understand vacancy, absorption trends and leasing dynamics.

Analytics & Reporting

Power your analysis and strategy with our market and sector reports that provide you with insight and context into key activities and trends in commercial investment markets across Canada.

Market & Sector Reports

Our Commercial market reports highlight key trends in transaction markets across Canada, including Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, the Greater Toronto and Greater Golden Horseshoe market areas.

Updated quarterly, these reports provide insights into regional trends and activity by asset class.  Get a comprehensive overview of the office, retail, industrial, apartment, hotel, ICI Land and residential land transaction markets, including details on transaction volume, average price per square foot ($/sq. ft.)  and cap rates, top transactions by sector and more.

Sample of GTA Commercial Market Report
I subscribe to both the New Homes and Investment Transactions data from Altus Group to give me the full perspective I need on the GTA market.
Tariq Adi, CEO, Adi Development Group Inc.

Investment Trends Survey

Every quarter, we survey key industry decision-makers to interpret their perception of the trends that will impact future markets in major urban centres, including Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City and Halifax.

Since 1999, the study has provided valuable insights on investor perceptions and valuation parameters for 32 asset classes in Canada’s 8 largest markets, allowing you to gain both a valuable historical perspective and insight into market expectations for valuation parameters.  Combined with our investment transaction data, gain insight into historical, current, and anticipated asset values and pro forma metrics.

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OUR COVERAGE

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Sectors

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Office

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Retail

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Industrial

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Apartment

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Hotel

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Residential Land

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ICI Land

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Residential Lots

Markets

  • Vancouver
  • Edmonton
  • Calgary
  • Greater Toronto Area
  • Greater Golden Horseshoe*
  • Ottawa
  • Montreal

*Includes Barrie, Brantford, Cambridge, Guelph, Hamilton, Kitchener, Niagara Falls, St. Catharines, Waterloo and more.

Scope

115,000+ transaction records, with historical data as far back as the year 1995.

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HEAR FROM OUR CLIENTS

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Scott Chandler, SVP & Broker, Capital Markets, Colliers International

 

Scott Chandler describes how access to our commercial data helps his clients and how his team uses comparable sales data to their advantage.

 

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WE’RE HERE FOR YOU

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Training & Support

Access our 24/7 User Training and Help Centre, attend our weekly webinars, or get in touch with our dedicated support team to get the answers you need and get the most out of your subscription.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR COMMERCIAL DATA COVERAGE IN YOUR MARKET

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