Posts tagged with ‘CRE’

  • New Boilers or Retrofits?

    By Aydan Aslan on September 18, 2018
    First Canadian Centre building was completed in 1982 and was the tallest building in Calgary at the time. By the year 2009 the two low-pressure boilers were almost 30 years old and an upgrade was needed to increase building efficiencies. Typically, boilers that are 30 years old and that have had good maintenance operate at an efficiency of about 75-80%. […]
  • Brookfield Takes Home 3 Awards at the 2018 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards

    By Aydan Aslan on May 15, 2018
    On Thursday May 3, BOMA Calgary hosted the 2018 TransCanada BOMA Excellence Awards at the Westin Calgary Hotel. The BOMA Excellence Awards recognize individual achievements as well as the teams that are responsible for high performing buildings in and around the Calgary area, no matter the size, age, or occupancy type. The best of the best in the industry were […]
  • Learning About Transit from Cities that Work

    By Aydan Aslan on November 10, 2014
    By William G. R. Partridge, CAE (Note: The opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views or position of BOMA Calgary.) I recently had the pleasure to visit Washington DC, the capitol of the United States. It is more configured like “Fortress Washington”. The security measures in place around the White House, […]
  • Power Outage in Downtown Calgary

    By Aydan Aslan on October 13, 2014
    The recent fire in Calgary’s downtown core happened on Saturday October 11 at approximately 8 pm, and has affected many of the commercial high-rise and residential locations in the west part of the downtown core. The power outage has been reduced to locations between 4th Ave. SW and 7th Ave. SW, from 6th Street SW, all the way West to the river. The expectancy […]
  • A Day in the Life: Leasing

    By Aydan Aslan on September 2, 2014
    As part of our ongoing focus on professions in the industry, this month we’re profiling BOMA members from various aspects of the commercial real estate industry. Each profile is tied to the feature article in the September issue of BOMA Calgary News in Business in Calgary magazine. Today we’re speaking with Andy Baxter, Leasing Manager, REAL Properties How did you […]
  • A Day in the Life: Property Management

    By Aydan Aslan on September 2, 2014
    As part of our ongoing focus on professions in the industry, this month we’re profiling BOMA members from various aspects of the commercial real estate industry. Each profile is tied to the feature article in the September issue of BOMA Calgary News in Business in Calgary magazine. Today we chat with Rita Reid, Property Manager, First Capital Realty (FCR Management […]
  • A Day in the Life: Operations

    By Aydan Aslan on September 2, 2014
    As part of our ongoing focus on professions in the industry, this month we’re profiling BOMA members from various aspects of the commercial real estate industry. Each profile is tied to the feature article in the September issue of BOMA Calgary News in Business in Calgary magazine. Today’s interview is with Alex Orilla, 5th Class Building Operator, Cominar REIT How […]
  • Inside the Industry: Mentorship – The Mentor Perspective

    By Aydan Aslan on July 28, 2014
    The BOMA Mentorship program for property management professionals is now in its third year. We checked in with a few of the participants who have recently completed the 2013-2014 program to find out more! Today, we catch up with Armelle Kilpatrick, Property Manager, Dream Unlimited Corp. and a Mentor in the program.   How did you get into commercial real […]
  • Inside the Industry: Mentorship

    By Aydan Aslan on July 24, 2014
    The BOMA Mentorship program for property management professionals is now in its third year. We checked in with a few of the participants who have recently completed the 2013-2014 program to find out more! Today, we’re speaking with Mentor and Protege pair Rod Olsen, Director of Property Management  Bentall Kennedy (Canada) LP, and Melissa Heer, Property Manager, Enright Management Ltd. […]
  • Inside the Industry: Mentorship – The Protege Perspective

    By Aydan Aslan on July 21, 2014
    The BOMA Mentorship program for property management professionals is now in its third year. We checked in with a few of the participants who have recently completed the 2013-2014 program to find out more! Today, we’re speaking with Teddi Sholter, Assistant Property Manager with Hines Management Canada, and a Protege in the mentorship program.   BOMA Calgary (B): How did […]