Victoria, BC, February 6, 2014 - Colliers International is hosting its 25th annual Vancouver Island Market Survey Reception, highlighting the events of 2013 and forecasting for 2014.
Held at the Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria's Inner Harbour each year, more than 220 guests are expected to attend.
"We had another strong performance in Victoria's commercial real estate market in 2013," says Colliers Vancouver Island Managing Director, Dave Ganong.
Speakers will present on Vancouver Island's capital markets, as well as the region's industrial, retail, mid-island, investment and office sectors. Keynote speaker Avtar Bains, president of Premise Properties, will discuss Vancouver Island's position in the eyes of investors nationally.
"We had a record-breaking year in investment sales, topping $609 million," says Ganong. "Some sectors of our market are not without challenges, but we had good activity in our retail, office and industrial leasing."