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Altus Data Studio
Channel your inner data scientist with our next-generation platform for real estate data visualization.
In this new and enriched environment, you can take control of how you analyze data and gain the actionable insights you need to jump on your critical business decisions at a moment’s notice. Altus Data Studio has an easy-to-use interface that makes searching fast and simple, allowing you to understand the data for a multitude of markets and sectors and arrive at a single source of truth, easily and effortlessly.
Stay sharp when it comes to your business strategy and get a complete perspective with a variety of unique subscription reports that provide you with analysis, insight and context into key activities and trends in real estate markets across Canada.
Condominium Apartment Monitor
Comprehensive report and intelligence on the resale and new condominium apartment markets in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal
Investors show strong preference for select asset classes and are optimistic for the second half of 2021
December 18, 2020
Snapshot: Investment Trends - Q4 2020
What’s new in Altus Data Studio
December 17, 2020
The latest Altus Data Studio release, including new analytics tools and dynamic data dashboard views.
GTA residential development market update – Q3 2020
December 14, 2020
The story in 2020 is the COVID-19 pandemic and its related impacts, both locally and around the world, and the GTA new home market is no different. After a very strong first quarter, the impacts from the pandemic and related government-imposed restrictions created major disruptions during the normally busy spring market.
National investment sees some improvement in third quarter despite continued drop in overall activity
December 11, 2020
Canadian investment transactions - Q3 2020 national statistics
Are residential supply dynamics changing in urban areas?
December 10, 2020
In the multi-family market, rental units in urban areas have seen a surge in supply as consumers have now modified their space and location preferences due to pandemic-induced lifestyle changes. However, new home sales are still growing, indicating some recovery in both Toronto and Vancouver markets.
Overall numbers down in the Vancouver commercial real estate market as second wave slows activity
December 11, 2020
Vancouver investment transactions - Q3 2020 statistics
Ottawa commercial real estate market continues downward trend
December 3, 2020
Ottawa investment transactions - Q3 2020 statistics
How evolving investor preferences and consumer needs are driving the retail sector
November 25, 2020
Retail still isn't dead - the sector is being driven by evolving consumer needs and investor preferences for adaptive sites with growth potential
Is the Montreal commercial real estate market headed for recovery?
December 2, 2020
Montreal investment transactions - Q3 2020 statistics
Struggles continue for Calgary’s beleaguered commercial real estate market into the third quarter
December 2, 2020
Calgary investment transactions - Q3 2020 statistics
GTA new home market keeps steady pace in October
November 27, 2020
GTA new home sales update - October 2020
Challenges persist for Edmonton CRE in third quarter
December 3, 2020
Edmonton investment transactions - Q3 2020 statistics
Thriving industrial sector needs new supply to meet heightened demand
November 3, 2020
While retail and office assets have been hit the hardest, the industrial sector has maintained a strong position with the immense rise in online consumer demand, prompting distribution and fulfillment centres to open across Canada.
Single-family new home sales in Calgary tick upwards
October 23, 2020
Calgary Q3 2020 new home update
Expect strong industrial demand through second wave of pandemic with continued challenges for the office sector
October 19, 2020
National office & industrial market update - Q3 2020
Investors are cautiously optimistic after signs of economic rebound, although pandemic effects continue to challenge the market
October 1, 2020
Snapshot: Investment Trends - Q3 2020
Is supply returning to the Vancouver new housing market?
September 21, 2020
According to the latest Vancouver Condominium Apartment Monitor, there were 7 new condominium apartment project openings in the Vancouver market in the first half of Q3 2020, for a total of 664 units.
New condominium apartment market recovers in the GTA
September 3, 2020
The new condominium apartment market in the GTA continued to recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic as both sales volumes and new project launches strengthened in July.
Top 5 reasons to make the move to Altus Data Studio
January 18, 2021
Top 5 reasons to make the move from RealNet and start using Altus Data Studio now
Despite slightly lower sales activity in Q2, Vancouver new home market picks up steam in second half of quarter
August 20, 2020
Despite the challenges related to COVID-19, total new home sales in the Vancouver market area were down only slightly in Q2 2020 compared 2019
On-demand webinar | National State of the Market 2020: Part 2 (commercial)
August 12, 2020
Change, uncertainty, and the new normal: In the first half of 2020, we watched the acceleration of trends in the office, industrial, and retail sectors impact our demand for space – how much we need, and where we need it. What does the latest market activity tell us about where fundamentals are headed and what this might mean for property values and returns in the near future?
On-demand webinar | National State of the Market 2020: Part 1 (residential)
July 29, 2020
Keeping perpsective in a pandemic: A discussion on how major residential development markets across Canada have been impacted by COVID-19, including a look at macro-economic drivers and policy impacts, and regional perspectives on housing activity and affordability. What are the lessons learned from the past six months, and what is the outlook for the rest of the year?
Calgary new home market shows signs of optimism
July 22, 2020
Calgary Q2 2020 new home market update
Vancouver new home project openings down 75% from 2019
June 24, 2020
Between the start of April and middle of May, only two new condo apartment projects launched in the Vancouver market, down by almost 75% from the same period in 2019.
5 strategies to help Calgary home builders and developers manage risk and advance opportunities
May 21, 2020
5 strategies to consider that can help home builders and developers capitalize on the changes arising from Calgary’s new marketplace.
In the coronavirus fog, good data enables good decisions about your real estate assets
May 11, 2020
With the COVID-19 pandemic impacting every province and municipality differently, the effects on real estate markets will vary across the country. In light of this, and the serious risks of potential missteps in the coming months, it has never been more important to ensure you make decisions about your properties and real estate strategies based upon reliable information.
Purpose-built rental investment sales slump, but some investors still see opportunity
June 10, 2020
Findings in the Altus Group Housing Report show a slump in sales of purpose-built rental apartment buildings in March 2020, down by almost half from February on a combined basis for major Canadian markets tracked by Altus Group.