We provide commercial real estate services including leasing, investment sales, project management and property management in the Greater Montreal Area
Avison Young is one of the top providers of integrated commercial real estate services in Montreal. With offices located in Downtown Montreal and Pointe-Claire, our commercial real estate advisors offer full market coverage to best serve our clients regardless of location. Avison Young offers a diverse group of experienced real estate professionals who possess substantial bench strength in tenant and landlord representation, capital markets, investments, consulting and advisory, and project management.
Avison Young is a global real estate advisor built to create real economic, social, and environmental value, powered by – and for, people. We believe there is a vital role for our sector in creating healthy, productive workplaces for employees; cities that are centres of prosperity for its citizens and; built spaces and places that create a net benefit to the economy, the environment and the community. Our people organize around our clients’ opportunities and work as colleagues to focus on their success.
Montreal commercial real estate services
Avison Young’s brokerage team in Montreal has consistently completed major leasing and investment sales transactions across all asset types. We’ve worked on the behalf of tenants, landlords, investors, vendors and buyers alike, including many large national and international corporate clients.
Whether you are an owner, investor, occupier or developer, we deliver results aligned with your strategic business objectives. Our Montreal commercial real estate advisors are here to support your initiatives, add value, and build a competitive advantage for your organization.
Legal expertise and counsel that go beyond the transaction
Equipped with a unique and precise grasp of legal and business complexities, our team offers legal advice and transactional representation relating to commercial and corporate real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, financing, development and leasing.
More specifically, we provide assistance to our clients with a variety of their real estate requirements, ranging from counsel and advice to structuring, drafting, reviewing, negotiating and implementing legal documentation.
Search Avison Young’s Montreal commercial real estate listings for sale and lease to find the right commercial property for you. Our investment and leasing opportunities include office, industrial, warehouse, retail, multi-residential and hospitality properties. We also offer specialized spaces for healthcare, sustainability, associations and non-profits, life sciences, data centres and more.
Montreal's transit-oriented suburbs lead in office occupancy
Over the past 20 years, office occupancy rates have traditionally been lower in the suburbs compared to the urban core. However, this situation has changed since the pandemic, as occupancy rates in the urban core have gradually declined while those in the suburbs have plateaued or even increased, outpacing urban occupancy levels
More and more companies now recognize that, even if Mondays and Fridays are not bustling at the office, there is still a need for sufficient space to accommodate all staff on the other days of the week and to plan for the onboarding of new employees.
Some large retailers are revising their distribution strategies to adjust to slower online sales growth, which could impact demand for large fulfillment distribution centres. If so, landlords may need to consider subdividing their empty space to accommodate a wider spectrum of distribution activity.
In 2023, Montréal's commercial real estate market experienced a banner year for rental fundamentals, marked by positive absorption rates, rent growth, and low vacancy rates. However, capital markets faced some challenges as volatility roiled the debt markets.