The province's retails sales saw annual growth of 7.5 per cent in 2017 following sales declines in 2015 and 2016. Internet-based sales from both store and non-store retailers rose 31 per cent
The volume of Canadian retail investment property sales for 2017 is expected to hit a 17-year high, with $5.3 billion in transaction volume already reported for the first half of the year. Eight malls sales in Vancouver were recording during this period, totaling nearly $600 million transaction value. Edmonton posted the second-most mall sales, with five properties selling for a combined total of $115 million, according to a Morguard 2018 Canadian Economic Outlook and Market Fundamentals report...
Council approved a motion by Vision Coun. Andrea Reimer Tuesday that will see staff look into the viability of launching a cost-neutral retail operation to sell Vancouver-branded products.
The town of Sylvan Lake, Alta., west of Red Deer is planning a major redevelopment of its waterfront as it hopes to bring in more visitors and boost business in the town (some want waterfront retail as part of the mix)