REALtalk - Conversations with Commercial Real Estate Leaders

REALtalk - Conversations with Commercial Real Estate Leaders


Latest Episodes

Reimagining the Office – with Antony Slumbers
March 08, 2022

On this episode of REALtalk, Antony Slumbers joins Michael Brooks, CEO of REALPAC, for a discussion on the relevance of the office, the need to reimagine office spaces, and what owners and operators o

Enhancing the Value of ESG Data – with Neil Pegram
February 02, 2022

On this episode of REALtalk, Neil Pegram joins Kris Kolenc, REALPAC's Manager of Research & Sustainability to discuss ESG data, its current state and usability, areas for improvement, and what the fut

The Great Resignation – with David Cohen
January 06, 2022

On this episode of REALtalk, David S. Cohen joins Carolyn Lane, COO and VP Member Engagement and Jennifer Lambe, Office Manager at REALPAC to discuss the Great Resignation. 

Creating Safe and Inclusive Spaces – with Michael Bach (CCDI)
November 01, 2021

On this episode of REALtalk, Michael Bach, Founder and CEO of the Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI) , joins REALPAC COO & VP Member Engagement, Carolyn Lane, to discuss the marginaliz

The Intersection of PropTech and Innovation – with Brendan Wallace (Fifth Wall)
August 23, 2021

On this episode of REALtalk, Brendan Wallace, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Fifth Wall, joins REALPAC CEO Michael Brooks to discuss the intersection of PropTech and innovation in the age of COVID

Rising to the Leadership Challenge – with Bill Ferguson (Ferguson Partners)
July 27, 2021

On this episode of REALtalk, Bill Ferguson, Chairman and CEO of Ferguson Partners, joins REALPAC COO Carolyn Lane to discuss rising to the leadership challenge, the characteristics of great leaders, a

Environment, Social, Governance & Wellness – with Amy Erixon (Avison Young)
July 14, 2021

On this episode of REALtalk, Amy Erixon, Principal and President, Global Investment Management at Avison Young, joins REALPAC's Manager of Research & Sustainability Kris Kolenc, to discuss leadership

What Does Indigenous Reconciliation in CRE Look Like? – with Annie Korver (Rise Consulting)
June 17, 2021

On this episode of REALtalk, Annie Korver, Principal at Rise Consulting, joins REALPAC CEO Michael Brooks for a discussion around Indigenous reconciliation in commercial real estate, what economic reconciliation looks like,

The State of Technology in Multi-family – with Hugh Kolias (yuhu)
June 07, 2021

On this episode of REALtalk, Hugh Kolias, CEO of yuhu, joins REALPAC CEO Michael Brooks and COO Carolyn Lane to discuss the state of technology in the multi family asset class, Canada's progress in this space,

CPPIB Real Estate: Growth and Strategy – with Marco Ding (CPP Investments)
May 12, 2021

On this episode of REALtalk, Marco Ding, Director, Real Estate at CPP Investments, joins REALPAC CEO Michael Brooks for a discussion about the evolution of the real estate portfolio and portfolio strategy in CPPIB,