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May 2019 Construction Numbers

Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 12:22 PM

The City of Brantford released the May 2019 Summary Report on Construction Activity. The report shows a construction value of $13.331 million for permits issued in the month of May.

The construction value attained in the month of May is lower than the values attained in the previous two years, and is...

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Feature Development: 131B Savannah Oaks Drive

Posted on Monday, June 24, 2019 03:52 PM

Announcing the imminent construction and availability of up to 64,120 sq. ft. of prestige industrial space. 131B Savannah Oaks Drive, Brantford offers ample clear height, abundant loading capabilities and is professionally managed. 131B Savannah Oaks Drive is well located within close proximity to Highway...

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Schitt's Creek Films at Sherwood Motel

Posted on Monday, June 24, 2019 10:29 AM

The critically acclaimed and award winning TV series, Schitt’s Creek, filmed an episode at the Sherwood Motel.  Eugene Levy and Chris Elliott were on location during the first day of shooting on June 17.  Cast and crew filmed inside several rooms as well as many exterior shots during their...

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Upcoming 2019 EMC Conference

Posted on Monday, June 24, 2019 09:50 AM

For more than a quarter century the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) has been responsible for contributing significant knowledge, expertise and resources towards the success of over 13,000 consortium and online member manufacturers, representing every province across Canada. To enhance contributions...

Best Cities to Buy Real Estate in Canada

Brantford Again Ranks in Top 3 Canadian Cities to Buy Real Estate

Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2019 11:52 AM

For the fourth year in a row, Brantford ranks as one of the top 3 cities to buy real estate in Canada according to MoneySense magazine. The ranking is testament to the health of the local economy, the city’s affordability compared to many surrounding urban centres, and the appeal of its unique location. 

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