Market Insight

Local research, along with the input of our regional teams, produces intelligence that conveys historical and future predictions in quarterly reports, annual reviews and customized reports covering market trends, significant transactions, and local economic and demographic data.

Research plays an integral part in near-term decision-making and long-range planning for our tenants. Investment trends, local activity and lease rates are key in understanding the best course of action in your relocation or expansion plans.

Here are a few of our latest reports:

NAI Commercial: Commercial Real Estate Services Worldwide – Offices in Vancouver, Langley, Nanaimo, Kelowna and Victoria
NAI Commercial: Commercial Real Estate Services Worldwide – Offices in Vancouver, Langley, Nanaimo, Kelowna and Victoria
NAI Commercial: Commercial Real Estate Services Worldwide – Offices in Vancouver, Langley, Nanaimo, Kelowna and Victoria
NAI Commercial: Commercial Real Estate Services Worldwide – Offices in Vancouver, Langley, Nanaimo, Kelowna and Victoria

Latest from the Blog

5 Myths of Land Assembly

Everyone has heard crazy stories about land assembly in Greater Vancouver. From extra money paid to...

Continue reading

Weathering an Unanticipated Crisis as a Tenant

Over the past month, we have watched as businesses are forced to deal with an unprecedented crisis....

Continue reading

Don’t Ban Evictions. Communication and Co-operation Critical to Navigating this Crisis.

Dear Minister Selena Robinson, Premier John Horgan, and Mayor Kennedy Stewart, I write to you...

Continue reading

Why is Everyone Building in Burquitlam?

By Brandon Harding, Vice President When we are conversing with developers, three things have...

Continue reading

ApartmentBlocks Successfully Lobbies High Density in Oakdale

We are very pleased with the decision of Council and planning to take the recommendations and...

Continue reading

New Westminster and Port Coquitlam Fight Against Climate Protection by Restricting Property Owners from Upgrading their Buildings, says New Data

By Brandon Harding, Vice President New Westminster and Port Coquitlam fight against climate...

Continue reading

Dear Vancouver Council, You don’t have Development Experience, Planning does… and that is okay

By Brandon Harding, Vice President Vancouver has a diligent planning department that is well...

Continue reading

The Operating Cost (Gross-Up) Clause

Why is the Landlord insisting that they can increase costs they will recover as part of their...

Continue reading

Buyers’ Edge Sharpens in Multi-Family Rentals

By Terry Harding, Senior Vice President As read on Western Investor’s 2019 Investor’s Guide to...

Continue reading

How the Government Makes Housing More Expensive

Featuring Brandon Harding on Podcast: The UnReal Estate Show by Keith Roy Keith Roy, Keith and...

Continue reading

BC Assessment Charges Market Rent – So Why Can’t Landlords?

The battle between affordability and economic feasibility is reaching a climax as landlords are...

Continue reading

New Westminster Proposes Business Licensing Restrictions Against Renovictions

New Westminster’s City Council has put forward a motion to try and curb major capital overhauls...

Continue reading

New Multi-Family Assessments Could Lead to Higher Rents Across BC

Recently LandlordBC spoke of assessed values of rental buildings, which in turn could render into...

Continue reading

Why There Are Unprecedented Premiums on Retrofitted Apartment Buildings

The term renoviction has become the coined term for any major capital improvements on purpose-built...

Continue reading

In Review: BOMA 2017 Office Standards

It has been one year since the release of BOMA 2017 Office Standard, the dominant standard that...

Continue reading

Worst Timing in Vancouver’s History to Bring in ‘Vacancy Controls’

Rent controls already force Vancouver landlords to follow strict rules, but this is not enough for...

Continue reading

$644,000 in Additional Costs PER HOME?

How the city of Vancouver has been masking taxes on residents for decades For years news headlines...

Continue reading

Just Sold: Professional Landscaping Company

We have recently sold another successful business! This business sold for full price in under 6...

Continue reading

Marion Van Keken-Rietkerk Advises Baby Lock® Canada in Sale to Tacony

After nearly 70 years in business, Mason Sewing Machine Company Ltd. dba as Baby Lock® Canada was...

Continue reading

Three Businesses Successfully Sold!

The M&A market in British Columbia has been very active this in the first half of 2017 and the...

Continue reading

Contact NAI Commercial today for all your commercial real estate needs