The Essential Role of Property Managers in the Transition from PUD to IPP

Professional property managers – both commercial and residential – are invaluable in the complex process of transitioning a property under development (PUD) into an income-producing property (IPP). Their involvement is pivotal in ensuring that the transformation is not only seamless but also sets the stage for the property’s sustainable profitability.

Colonnade BridgePort Joins United States Green Building Council

Colonnade BridgePort is now a proud member of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) – a nonprofit organization that supports the development of prosperous, healthy and resilient communities through the transformation of the built environment. Through its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building program, USGBC is committed to transforming how our buildings and communities are designed, constructed and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves quality of life.

Maximizing the Value of a Neighbourhood Plaza

Colonnade BridgePort is pleased to welcome 888 Meadowlands to its portfolio of managed assets.

Colonnade BridgePort is responsible for both the property management and leasing of this 43,500 sq.ft. privately-owned plaza located at the corner of Meadowlands and Prince of Wales Drives.

Colonnade BridgePort Plans Five-Tower Residential Development at 2000 City Park Drive

 Colonnade BridgePort has filed an Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment with the City of Ottawa to increase density at 2000 City Park Drive. The application supports the development of a master planned community featuring over one million square feet of residential density. With upwards of 1,200 units across five high-rise towers, the project will make a significant impact in addressing the city’s need for housing.

LED Lighting: ESG and Cost Benefits for Commercial Real Estate

LED lighting has revolutionized the way spaces are lit, and within the context of commercial real estate, the benefits have many landlords opting for LED retrofits at their properties.   In this article, we discuss how LED retrofits can support ESG objectives, as well as provide examples of the cost benefits achieved at two Colonnade BridgePort managed properties. 

Hard Hats and Hard Work for Habitat

As part of our title sponsorship of Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa’s Women Build initiative – a fundraising program that gives women the chance to empower themselves and others by raising money and building homes for future Habitat families – 10 employee volunteers recently participated in a Women Build Day at Habitat’s newest development site – Kemptville Korners.

NEW MANDATE: Capital Park – A Premium Lifestyle Community Near Downtown Ottawa

Colonnade BridgePort is pleased to have been awarded the property management mandate for TCU Development Corporation‘s new residential community Capital Park, located just east of Ottawa’s downtown in Robinson Village. Neighbouring the University of Ottawa, Capital Park offers quick access to bus and light-rail transit and is only minutes away from downtown, the Rideau River, […]