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manages more than $9 »Morguardassets, including Uptown billion in Shopping Centre in British Columbia. Commercial | Retail Developers in Ontario | MORGUARD INVESTMENTS LTD. Smart Investments I MORGUARD’S TALENTS WERE REALIZED ON TWO DEVELOPMENTS IN CANADA. BY KATHRYN JONES company’s belief that smart investments are n the real estate investment advisory and not just a service provided to its clients, but property management industry, innovaalso an obligation. tive thinking has a direct correlation to “If you think of us as an agent for the owners, market success, and Morguard • Total assets under management: More we have the responsibility to make sure that we Investments Ltd. is proof of that. than $7.5 billion are investing in properties on their behalf that Since it was founded in 1975, the • Headquarters: Mississauga, Ontario are going to perform well,” Knowles points out. Mississauga, Ontario-based company has • Employees: 800+ “We want to make sure the folks whose pensions grown to become one of Canada’s leading • Specialties: Real estate investment are invested have a secure retirement with good real estate investment consultants and advisory and property management returns from these properties.” property managers with more than $9 bilMorguard’s highly experienced executive lion in assets under its team boasts exemplary management skills and supervision and more –Margaret Knowles, senior vice a willingness to think creatively, whether it is than 40 million square feet president of development incorporating the latest building technologies of office, industrial, retail, or embracing new trends in sustainable conresidential and mixed-use struction. Regardless of economic conditions, Morguard always finds properties in its portfolio. The company employs more opportunities and achieves results, she says. than 800 individuals in nine offices across the country. “We look for market-dominant and opportunistic real estate, The key attribute that distinguishes Morguard Investments from its bringing expertise from a leasing, asset management and developcompetitors is its ability to source successful properties and manage ment point of view so we can make the property a stronger perthem on behalf of its clients for competitive returns, says Margaret former,” Knowles states. Knowles, senior vice president of development. She stands by the Morguard Investments Ltd. O NTARI “We look for market-dominant real estate.” O O O O FO CUS 60 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM MARCH 2011 http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Construction Today - March 2011

Construction Today - March 2011
Table of Contents
Social Media
Exploring BIM
Best Practices
Urban Construction
Building Growth
Bermúdez, Longo, Díaz-Massó (BLDM), S.E.
Wadman Corp.
Universal Builders Supply Inc.
Harold O’Shea Builders
Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Co. LLC
Hudspeth & Associates Inc.
Dana B. Kenyon Co. – Florida State College at Jacksonville
Kaback Enterprises
Hyder Construction
On Site Management Inc.
Retail Developers in Ontario
Morguard Investments Ltd. – Bramalea City Centre and Expansion
Ivanhoe Cambridge Inc.
Bayfield Realty Advisors Inc.
Rudolph and Sletten
Collavino Construction Co. Inc. – One World Trade Center
MW Builders – Fort Leonard Wood AIT Barracks, Phase 1
Thor Construction
Weir Welding Co.
JE Dunn Construction Co. – Woman’s Hospital
Manhattan Kraft Construction Co. – Sarasota Police Department Headquarters
P.J. Hoerr Inc. – Advocate BroMenn Medical Center
Poettker Construction – Watterson Towers Renovations
Merit Kitchens
BBL Builders – Columbia Parc at the Bayou District
Reliable Builders Inc.
Joe Hall Roofing
ECM International Inc.
Branch Highways Inc.
GCC America Inc.
HOK: NOAA Pacific Regional Center
Last Look

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