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Investor confidence stable for Calgary commercial real estate market
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

There were eight office transactions equal to or greater than $1 million, totalling more than $73 million during the first three months of 2018

Strong leasing activity in city industrial real estate market
Monday, May 7, 2018

Five consecutive quarters of vacancy decline with a year-over-year drop of 2.33%: Barclay Street Real Estate

Restaurant closures cloud Calgary’s downtown, Beltline retail scene
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

“Restaurant closures continue to be a significant source of CBD [Central Business District] retail vacancy,” noted Anthony Scott, director of research at Barclay Street Real Estate.

Downtown Calgary office vacancies still rising
Monday, April 16, 2018

First-quarter analysis shows a slight bump from late last year. But Barclay Street Real Estate sees cautious optimism in the market

Calgary leased industrial being converting to sold space
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

"Without question, industrial will have the most growth in terms of employment and new business opportunities," said Casey Stuart, Calgary-based vice-president of industrial at Barclay Street Real Estate Ltd.

Calgary retail vacancy rate spikes
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Delivery of more than 1.7 million square feet of new retail inventory is anticipated this year: Barclay Street Real Estate

Pay your Office Rent in Cryptocurrency in Calgary from now on
Monday, March 12, 2018

The renters are now free to utilize virtual currencies to pay for a commercial lease in a northwest Calgary office building. The renters will now accept Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin as rent payments.

Paying office rent using Bitcoin? Calgary may lead the way in Canada
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

“I think what it will do is showcase that Calgary is a burgeoning and growing tech hub and it’s open for business,” said Barclay Street vice president Dan Harmsen.

Retail Vacancy Rates Jump Following Sears Canada Closure
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Vacant Sears Canada space in Calgary pushed the city’s retail vacancy rate at the end of 2017 to more than twice the 10-year average.

Cryptocurrency could be ‘innovative tool’ for Calgary office vacancy problem, says landlord
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Commercial real estate company Barclay Street is working with the owners of Real Equity Centre, an office building at 1716 16th Ave. N.W. in Calgary. Tenants interested in renting one of the office suites in the Real Equity Centre building will have the option of paying their rent in bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH) or litecoin (LTC), instead of the Canadian dollar.