B.C. Film Industry Industrial

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While the film and television industry is not often considered a typical industrial real estate user, it now occupies a significant amount of industrial space in Metro Vancouver.

The B.C. Film Industry and Industrial Real Estate Spark Report discusses:

  • The film and television industry’s specific building requirements that make particular industrial buildings more suitable and desirable to this sector. These requirements include:
    • Clear ceiling heights, column spacing, parking requirements
    • Proximity to the downtown core, noise considerations
  • The distinction between studios and production companies, as well as how these companies use industrial real estate
  • The location and square footage of studio space, both purpose-built and conversion, in Metro Vancouver
  • The film and television industry’s production figures ($) over the past 10 years in B.C. and other provinces
  • What Colliers believes to be the primary factors impacting the film and television industry’s demand for industrial real estate in B.C.:
    • Tax incentives
    • The Canadian (CAD) to U.S. dollar (USD) exchange rate
    • The “Netflix Effect”

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B.C. Film Industry Industrial

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