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LiUNA pension fund acquiring mixed-use real estate in Toronto

Written by Benefits Canada Staff on Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 at 8:44 am

Skyline of Toronto in Canada from the lake Ontario © Peter Mocsonoky / 123RF Stock PhotosThe Laborers’ International Union of North America’s Central and Eastern Canada Pension Fund and Freed Developments Ltd. are jointly acquiring a mixed-use site in Toronto.

Fengate Asset Management Ltd. is managing the purchase on behalf of the LiUNA, taking on 21,853 square metres in real estate from Allied Hotel Properties Inc. Currently, the site holds a six-story hotel and has entitlements for the development of multiple high-rise residential buildings.

Once developed, it’s set to have direct pedestrian access to the Eglinton Crosstown light-rail transit system.

This article originally appeared on CIR’s companion site, Benefitscanada.com. Read the full story here.

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