Commercial Real Estate Podcast

Commercial Real Estate Podcast

Latest Episodes

Advocating for the Industry with Michael Brooks of REALPAC
September 17, 2019

Our guest today is Michael Brooks, CEO of REALPAC. This organization is a trade association which Michael simplifies into four pillars: connect, advocate, support, and educate. Michael took a unique path to get where he is today; he even wrote and pass...

The Growth Strategy with James Wilson of Realstar
September 10, 2019

Coming to you from the Canadian Apartment Investment Conference, James Wilson sits down with the guys today. He is co-chairing the entire conference and is also the Managing Director of Realstar. James talks about the Realstar strategy and pays special...

Lenders’ Roundtable with Jeremy Wedgbury of First National Financial
September 03, 2019

Jeremy Wedgbury, Senior Vice President of Commercial Mortgages at First National, is today’s guest. He joins Aaron and Adam to discuss the state of commercial lending in today’s environment.  The guys talk about the recent volatile bond prices and what...

Mega-Projects with Michael Smith of ONE Properties
August 22, 2019

Coming to you from the Edmonton Real Estate Forum, today’s guest is Michael Smith. He is the Senior Vice President of Western Canada for ONE Properties. The company was founded in 1987 and focuses its efforts on real estate that makes a difference in p...

Innovation in Commercial Real Estate with Dariush Zomorrodi of Blanc Labs
August 15, 2019

Dariush Zomorrodi of Blanc Labs is today’s guest. Blanc Labs is a boutique innovation consulting firm based in Toronto with a deep focus on lending, fintech and commercial real estate. Our discussion centred around innovation and how it has changed,

Changing the Insurance Game with Warren Smithies of ROMIG
August 08, 2019

Our guest today is Warren Smithies. He is the CEO of Martello Group, which is a property and real estate management company. Warren is also the Founder and CEO of the Real Estate Owners and Managers Insurance Group (ROMIG). Through research,

Building the Office Boom with Daniel DeMonte of Flat Iron Building Group
August 01, 2019

On the show today is Daniel DeMonte, Partner and CEO of Flat Iron Building Group. He started working in construction during high school and has never looked back. Flat Iron specializes in building out office space.

Super-Urban Real Estate with Adam Paul of First Capital
July 25, 2019

Adam Paul is today’s guest from the Land & Development Conference in Toronto. He is the President and CEO of First Capital, after spending about ten years with CREIT. We hear about what it was like for Adam to move from one company to another,

The State of Property Management with Scott Ullrich of Gateway Property Management
July 18, 2019

Scott Ullrich sits down with Aaron and Adam today at the Western Canada Apartment Investment Conference in Edmonton. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Gateway Property Management, which is a family business started by his mother and father.

What’s Holding Back Rental Supply in Ontario with Tony Irwin of FRPO
July 11, 2019

Tony Irwin is the President and CEO of the Federation of Rental-Housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO). This is the second CRE podcast appearance for FRPO but a first for Tony. Since the last FRPO episode there has been a change in provincial government a...