A summary of recent City of London construction permits:
151516 Canada Inc. c/o Rio Can Management Inc.—spending $150,000 on interior alterations to a retail plaza at 509 Commissioners Road West.
Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada—spending $240,000 on interior alterations for Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant, 1703 Richmond Street.
Penretail Management Ltd. c/o Bentail Retail Services—spending $240,000 on interior alterations for Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant at Westmount Shopping Centre, 795 Wonderland Road South.
Pioneer Energy Management Inc.—spending $311,000 to erect a gas bar, convenience store and canopy at 1769 Dundas Street East.
Calloway Reit (London North) Inc., Canadian Property Holdings—spending $185,000 on alterations for a New Justice store at 1965 Hyde Park Road.
Sifton Properties Ltd., London Life Insurance Company—spending $1.5 million on interior alterations to 21st and 22nd Floor offices at One London Place, 255 Queens Avenue.
300 Dundas (London) Ltd.—spending $500,000 on interior office alterations at 300 Dundas Street.
Goodwill Industries Ontario Great Lakes—spending $200,000 on interior alterations for washrooms and mechanical upgrades at 3410 White Oak Road.
Wharncliffe Shopping Plaza Inc. c/o Bayfield Realty Advisors—spending $3,150,000 on interior and facade alterations, in site service installations for retail space at 467 Wharncliffe Road South.
503 York Street Inc. c/o McFarlan Rowlands Insurance—spending $450,000 on interior office alterations at 503 York Street.
The TDL Group Corporation—spending $173,000 on exterior cladding and interior alterations for a restaurant at 564 Fanshawe Park Road East.
GMRI Inc.—spending $177,000 on interior alterations and façade upgrades to Red Lobster restaurant, 667 Wellington Road South.
Buckingham Sports Properties Company—spending $630,000 on arena interior alterations at 99 Brookside Street.
London District Catholic School Board—spending $300,000 on classroom alterations at St. Martin Elementary School, 140 Duchess Avenue; $762,000 on additions for a classroom at St. Thomas More Elementary School, 18
Wychwood Park; $138,000 on classroom alterations at St. Sebastian Elementary School, 225 Cairn Street; and $144,000 on interior alterations for a classroom at St. Jude Elementary School, 690 Viscount Road.
Management Board Secretariat—spending $400,000 on alterations to 80 Dundas Street.
Fanshawe College of Applied Arts & Technology—spending $526,000 on interior alterations to D1052 and roof alterations at 1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard.
Western University—spending $800,000 on mechanical and electrical upgrades at 1151 Richmond Street.
Thames Valley District School Board—spending $781,000 on additions and alterations to Prince Charles Public School, 1601 Wavell Street; $1.5 million on a greenhouse addition and interior alterations to Clarke Road Secondary School, 300 Clarke Road; and $120,000 on cladding replacement at Farquarson Arena, 411 Tecumseh Avenue East.
Montessori Academy of London—spending $500,000 on additions and alterations to 719 Waterloo Street.
Esam Construction Ltd.—spending $200,000 on interior alterations to Canada Post at 720 Proudfoot Lane.
The Highland Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses—spending $130,000 to install a parking lot oil interceptor at 86 Base Line Road West.
509635 Ontario Ltd.—spending $150,000 on interior alterations to a showroom and administrative area at a woodworking factory at 4094 Eastgate Crescent.
Streit (Central No. 3) Ltd.—spending $375,000 on interior alterations for OTC Group at 4350 Castleton Road.
2355907 Ontario Inc.—spending $55 million to erect a 19-storey, 311-unit apartment building at 1235 Richmond Street.
902873 Ontario Ltd.—spending $450,000 on an elevator and exit stairwell at a boarding/lodging house at 566 Dundas Street.
1433310 Ontario Ltd.—spending $517,000 to erect two detached cluster townhome units at 70 Tanoak Drive.
Andover Gardens Senior Apartments Inc.—spending $105,000 on new beam lintel installations over balconies at an apartment building at 1 Andover Drive.
Rembrandt Developments (Fanshawe) Inc.—spending $1,069,200 to erect seven townhome condominium units at 1010 Fanshawe Park Road East.
Rembrandt Developments (London) Inc.—spending $454,000 to erect two detached cluster townhome units at 2081 Wallingford Avenue.
Sunbelt Business Centres (Canada) Inc.—spending $150,000 on balcony repairs and stairs replacements at 1255 Commissioners Road West.
Sifton Properties Ltd.—spending $336,000 to erect a detached cluster townhome at 1473 Somerville Drive; $217,000 to erect a detached cluster townhome at 2205 Jack Nash Drive; $240,000 to erect a detached cluster townhome at 2317 Jack Nash Drive; $321,000 to erect a detached cluster townhome at 2666 Sandra Post Crescent; and $556,000 to erect three townhome condominium units at 3455 Morgan Crescent.
Marquis Developments London Inc.—spending $492,000 to erect a detached cluster townhome at 1491 Jim Allen Way.
Gainsborough Place Inc.—spending $375,000 to erect two townhome condominium units at 1571 Coronation Drive.
Premium Homes—spending $726,000 to erect two detached cluster townhome units at 181 Skyline Avenue.
Town & Country Developments (2005) Inc.—spending $1,100,000 to erect 12 townhome condominium units at 1850 Beaverbrook Avenue.
189 Dundas Developments Inc.—spending $700,000 on alterations to an 11-unit apartment building at 189 Dundas Street.
Richmond Village (London) Inc.—spending $817,000 to erect four townhome condominium units at 280 Callaway Road.
Deerfield Homes—spending $750,000 to install site services at 3200 Singleton Avenue.
Graystone Development Group Ltd.—spending $260,000 to erect a detached cluster townhome at 725 Eagletrace Drive.
Lakefield Homes Ltd.—spending $780,000 to erect five street townhome units at 850 Silverfox Crescent.
Note: Due to reporting procedures, listed party may represent a previous interest and may not be responsible for permit investment.
A sample of recent commercial real estate transactions in London:
2440 Scanlan Street,
3820 & 3915 Commerce Road
type Industrial buildings
seller GE Canada Real Estate Equiting Holding Co.
buyer PIRET (Southwest) Holdings Inc.
1695 Wonderland Road North
type Retail plaza
seller Bradel Properties Ltd.
buyer Al Faez Real Estate Corp.
1005 Wilton Grove Road
seller Gates Canada Inc.
buyer 1803299 Ontario Inc.
305 Wharncliffe Road North
type Apartment building
price $2, 500,000
seller Unlettings Ltd.
buyer Named individuals
420 Dufferin Avenue North
type Apartment building
seller 2057458 Ontario Inc.
buyer 869797 Ontario Ltd.
Plan 33M-647, Block 114
type Development land
seller Sunningdale Golf & Country Club Inc.
buyer Sunningdale Meadows (Domus) Inc.
174 King Street
type Apartment/retail building
seller 13013882 Ontario Inc.
buyer 2364242 Ontario Inc.
2064 Creamery Road
seller Lynalwood Farms Ltd.
buyer 410303 Ontario Ltd.
1195 Gainsborough Road
type Distribution warehouse
seller Kal Tire Distributors Ltd.
buyer 2368588 Ontario Ltd.
2490 Main Street
type Retail plaza
seller 2124196 Ontario Ltd.
buyer Hongye Capital Inc
525 Scotland Drive
seller First Solar Development (Canada) Ltd.
buyer Named individuals
1978 Westchester Bourne
type Industrial building
seller 1142046 Ontario Inc.
buyer Xtreme Marine London 2011 Inc.
299 South Street
type Retail building
seller Named individuals
buyer FinCore Canada Inc.