Building The Team

NAI Commercial is pleased to announce the addition of four new Vice Presidents. Each is being recognized for their consistently superior sales achievement and client service.

Land Assembly Logic

Is the land under your property more valuable than the property itself?

This premise may be counter-intuitive to you as the property owner. How can the dirt be more valuable, sometimes much more, than the entire improvements, which provide a steady rental income?

The answer is simple. Land is a finite commodity, there is not going to be any more of it. We live in a landlocked city with the mountains and ocean presenting insurmountable obstacles to potential development. We now have to look skyward to create new housing opportunities. Click HERE for detail

How Much is Your Business Worth? Join NAI Seminar to Learn More


On October 29th between 6:00 – 8:30 pm at the Vancouver Club we will be hosting a seminar on “How Much is Your Business Worth?

This will be followed by a cocktail reception allowing participants to talk to other Business owners and our mergers and acquisition team about what’s involved in selling ones business.

If you are considering selling your business in the next few years, I would like to extend the invitation to attend this informative seminar. As you know planning for
Succession is key to maximizing the return on the eventual sale of your business.

Click HERE to find an invitation for the event.

NAI Commercial Sold 100,000 SF Retail Building in Richmond for over $24 Million

Rick Lui of NAI Commercial – Vancouver has successfully completed the deal of a 100,000 SF freestanding building in prime location on 4351 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC for $24,980,000.

Condo Development Site in Coal Harbour was sold by NAI Commercial for over $13 Million

Aleem Thaver of NAI Commercial – Vancouver has recently sold a condo development site in the most sought after area of Coal Harbour on 1250 West Hastings St, Vancouver, BC for $13,100,000.

NAI Global Economic Outlook Webcast


NAI Global Economic Outlook Web Conference featuring Dr. Peter Linneman was held on Tuesday, September 16th at 12:00 PM EST.

Please click here to view the recorded webcast.

Please click here to view the PDF presentation.

Ride Stationary to Move Diabetes Research Forward

Making a difference in the lives of others is important, NAI Commercial’s team, namely Gabrielle Saine, François Laurence, Benoit Jacques and Vince Lauzon, took up the challenge of the JDRF Stationary Ride for Diabetes Research on September 12th in Montreal. This event is bringing together more than 23,000 business leaders and employees from across Canada.

Pédaler pour faire avancer la recherche
Faire la différence dans la vie des autres est important, l’équipe de NAI Commercial, composée de Gabrielle Saine, François Laurence, Benoit Jacques et Vincent Lauzon, a relevé le défi sur vélos stationnaires le 12 septembre dernier, Cet événement rassemble plus de 23 000 dirigeants d’entreprise et leurs employés d’un bout à l’autre du Canada.

NAI Commercial – Market Insight on Metro Vancouver’s Q2 Vacancy Rates Mean to Tenants and Landlords

For Landlords:
As we compile our second-quarter statistics for the Metro Vancouver Office Market, we note a continuing trend of growing vacancies. Since our last report, we have seen some new spaces come available, and new inventory come online – leading to a total current inventory for Metro Vancouver of 52,905,635 square feet. View Details

For Tenants:
We are pleased to share the latest statistics – and our insights into – the 2014 second-quarter Metro Vancouver Office Market. As noted in our sneak-peek letter, vacancy rates are up, having pushed through the 12-percent mark during Q2. For most office tenants, this is positive news! View Details

Our Langley Office is Moving!

NAI Commercial – Global Economic Briefing Webcast


Featuring Jay Olshonsky, NAI Global President &
Dr. Peter Linneman, NAI’s Chief Economist


Registration NOW

Sep 16th, 2014
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Eastern

Where are the opportunities for growth? Which markets are hot, solid, and weak? Join Jay Olshonsky, NAI Global President and Dr. Peter Linneman, NAI’s Chief Economist, for an economic briefing. Dr. Linneman will address several topics during this Web conference including:

• Where will MSA population grow most and least by 2020 and 2030?
• Where are real values, rents, and construction levels compared to historical averages?
• Where will cap rates go for each sector?
• What happens when rates rise?
• When will vacancy rates really decline?
• Housing market update.
• Real estate Capital market update.