When COVID-19 forced Canada into lockdown in March 2020, the real estate industry immediately had to adapt to a new normal. Not only did real estate developers and property managers rapidly implement new processes to facilitate team productivity and safety in the wake of unprecedented stay-at-home orders, but they also had to find ways to protect their tenants and portfolios.
It was a tall order—but the industry was up to the task. Many real estate organizations outlined their response and strategic outlook at the Canadian Real Estate Forum, held virtually from December 2 to 3, 2020. Throughout the forum, attendees heard first-hand how different members of the real estate industry responded in the face of uncertainty and how this unprecedented global event accelerated many real estate industry trends that were already emerging in the marketplace. Read our report to learn more about these insights.