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Spanier Group In The News 

As a thought leader in our industry, Spanier Group has been frequently quoted in publications on various industry trends and placemaking strategies on large scale mixed-use developments.  The following are a handful of recent publications in the form of editorials and interviews that Spanier Group is featured in.


CreateTO: CreateTO announces shortlist to reimagine the former Toronto Coach Terminal site at 610 Bay Street 

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The Globe and Mail: Canada sees the rise of mall cities

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CBC News: Could Re-Imagining Malls Help Solve the GTA Housing Crunch?

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Urban Land Institute: The Mall’s Metamorphosis: Toronto’s Final Urban Frontier

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Renx: Reimagining the Shopping Centre: ULI Spring Meeting Keynote

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Storeys: Former Toronto Coach Terminal Site Moves Closer to Redevelopment

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Storeys: The Future Makers: Developers Are Already Shaping What Toronto Will Look Like 10 Years From Now

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The Globe And Mail: Turning a power plant site into an environmental showcase

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Storeys: The Great Reset: How Retail is Approaching its Post-Pandemic Return

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Storeys: Mississauga’s Lakeview Development to Feature Innovation District ‘Of the Future’

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Storeys: The New Downtown: GTA Cities Are Starting to Build Their Own Core Identities

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Storeys: What Does the Future of GTA Living Look Like? To Start, 20,000 Neighbours…

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Shopping Centers Today: Experience - and thus retail - play big role in mixed-use success

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Storeys: What Does the Future of Amenities Look Like in a Post-COVID World?

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Retail Insider: Impressive Mixed-Use Lakeview Development in Mississauga to Feature Unique Retail Component

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Colliers: National Retail Report Year End 2020

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REMI Network: Reinventing the suburbs as vibrant "edge cities"

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Storeys: Getting in on the ground floor: Where a building connects to the city

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Real Estate News Exchange: Getting mixed-use projects right

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Podcasts & Radio

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The Canadian Real Estate Investor: Planning & Building Now, For An Unknown Future

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iHeart Radio: The Rush with Reshmi Nair: Could re-imagining malls help solve the GTA housing crunch? 

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The Placemaking Podcast: Utilizing Curation And Implementation To Create Vibrant Places 

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Fox Marin Associates: Could Reimagining Malls Help Solve the Housing Crunch? 

Cushman & Wakefield: What's Next for Urban Design: Creating Generational Assets

Cushman & Wakefield: What's Next for Urban Design: Activating Public Streets

City Building Ryerson: Neighbourhood Planning for a
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ULI: The Art of Bouncing Back- How developers and artists are setting the stage for recovery

Matrix360: RealLeader Series- Jennifer Keesmat & Rob Spanier

The Behar Group: Rob Spanier in Conversation with Avi Behar

IHMC: Beyond the Buildings

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