Achievements & News
 
August 01, 2017 - Announcement
Humford Management Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is pleased to announce the recent achievement of BOMA BEST® Sustainable Workplaces Certification for our Edmonton based office.

BOMA BEST® Sustainable Workplaces program allows organizations to implement a set of policies, procedures, and programs that will provide a baseline for the best practices that will support sustainable building operations, support a healthier work environment, and implement an effective program to support overall sustainability efforts.

February 01, 2017 - Announcement
Compass Place Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is pleased to announce the recent achievement of BOMA BEST® Bronze Certification for Compass Place. This property is located just off of Jasper Avenue and 112th street in Edmonton.

The Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada (BOMA) have developed this unique national certification program for existing commercial buildings in order to recognize and reward environmental leadership within the commercial real estate industry.

January 01, 2017 - Announcement
New Changes to our Management Team
Humford is excited to announce some internal changes to our management team. Dave McGowan has moved into the newly created position of Real Estate Manager, working with Pat Perpeluk in leading the operations and real estate team in Edmonton. Bryce Landry has been promoted from Accounting Manager to Controller to replace Dave and takes over the Accounting Department. The trickle-down of available positions were all filled internally. The ability to fill all of these positions internally speaks to Humford’s focus on developing its employees and the strength of our team. Congratulations to them all!

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January 01, 2017 - Announcement
Hardin Street Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is pleased to announce the recent achievement of BOMA BEST® Silver Certification for Hardin Street Building. Hardin is located just off of Memorial Drive in Fort McMurray.

The Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada (BOMA) have developed this unique national certification program for existing commercial buildings in order to recognize and reward environmental leadership within the commercial real estate industry.

September 26, 2016 - Announcement
Stantec Building Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is proud to announce that Stantec Centre, Edmonton has achieved BOMA BEST Gold certification. Stantec Centre is the head office of Stantec Inc. and fully occupied by the company.

This 190,000 square foot property has two towers and an atrium. It is owned by Northam CCPF Tenco Limited, with asset management provided by Northam Realty Advisors.

June 01, 2016 - Announcement
New Addition to the Humford Team
Humford is pleased to announce that Gerry Jobagy has joined us in the position of Managing Director, Calgary effective June 1st, 2016.

Gerry has over 30 years experience in office, retail and industrial management and leasing in the Calgary market. During his career he has held positions of increasing responsibility leading teams with major property owners including Hammerson Canada, OMERS/Oxford, and Hopewell Developments. His most recent role was as Regional Vice President for Standard Life’s wholly-owned assets in western Canada, which assignment came to a close following the acquisition of Standard Life Canada by Manulife Financial.

Gerry is a past Director of the BOMA Calgary Board, holds an RPA designation from BOMI, and is currently enrolled in an MBA program.

May 12, 2016 - Announcement
Riverbend Atrium Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is pleased to announce the recent achievement of BOMA BEST® Silver Certification for Riverbend Atrium. This office property is located in the Rivercrest neighbourhood of Calgary.

BOMA BEST® is the only assessment and certification program of its kind for commercial buildings in Canada. It is a unique, voluntary, national program designed to assess environmental performance and management of existing buildings.

May 12, 2016 - Announcement
BOMA Certificate of Excellence
Humford Management is very pleased to announce that Patricia Saks was awarded the BOMA Certificate of Excellence for 2540 Kensington at the TransCanada BOMA Calgary Excellence Awards Gala on May 12th, 2016.

The BOMA Certificate of Excellence is backed by a rigorous certification program that involves a written submission and an on-site visit. Information to be included and scored includes: building management and operations, community impact, tenant relations, energy and environment management, emergency preparedness and the training of building personnel.

May 03, 2016 - Announcement
12th Street Warehouse Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is pleased to announce the recent achievement of BOMA BEST® Bronze Certification for 12 Street Warehouse. This industrial property is located just off of Glenmore Trail and Heritage Drive in Calgary.

The Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada (BOMA) have developed this unique national certification program for existing commercial buildings in order to recognize and reward environmental leadership within the commercial real estate industry.

April 18, 2016 - Announcement
Recent Addition to the Humford Team
Humford is pleased to welcome Patricia Saks to the team. Patricia has been in the industry for over 25 years , with experience in several areas such as shopping centre management, residential/condo management, and commercial property management. Patricia has her real estate broker license, CPM designation, and is on the BOMA Mentorship sub-committee. With a passion for finding more efficient ways for buildings to operate and incorporating better sustainable practices, Patricia also has a LEED Green Associate designation. Patricia’s experience and knowledge will be a valuable asset to Humford and the Calgary management team.

January 13, 2016 - Announcement
2540 Kensington Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is pleased to announce the recent achievement of BOMA BEST® Certification for 2540 Kensington. This office/retail property is located in the west Hillhurst neighbourhood of Calgary.

The Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada (BOMA) have developed this unique national certification program for existing commercial buildings in order to recognize and reward environmental leadership within the commercial real estate industry.

April 01, 2015 - Announcement
10405 Jasper Ave Achieves BOMA BEST® Designation
Humford is pleased to announce that 10405 – Jasper Avenue, Edmonton has achieved BOMA BEST Silver certification.

This 400,000 square foot office property is nineteen stories and is anchored on the main floor by Shoppers Drug Mart.The property is owned by Northam CCPF Tenco (Cal-Ed) Limited, and asset managed by Northam Realty Advisors.

March 18, 2015 - Announcement
RPA Announcement
Humford Management is very pleased to announce that Ashley Simpson has earned her Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation. The RPA program requires candidates to finish a number of required and elective courses and demonstrable experience in property management.

March 07, 2015 - Announcement
BOMA Chairman’s Award
Humford Management is very pleased to announce that Anthony Patenaude won the Chairman’s Award at the BOMA Edmonton Gala on Saturday, March 7, 2015.

This is a very prestigious award given by the current Chair to the individual who has made a significant contribution to BOMA Edmonton over the past year.

June 03, 2014 - Announcement
Plaza 124, Riverbend Atrium and Stockman Centre
Humford Management is pleased to announce that is has been selected to manage a three building portfolio acquired by LaSalle Investment Management (Canada). These properties are Plaza 124 in Edmonton, as well as Riverbend Atrium and Stockman Centre in Calgary.

With a combined square footage of 305,000 sq. ft., we at Humford are very excited to be part of LaSalle’s value creation team for these assets.

February 01, 2014 - Announcement
Ledgeview Business Centre
Humford Management is pleased to announce that we have been appointed by Hungerford Properties as part of the value creation team for the upgrading and repositioning of Ledgeview Business Centre in downtown Edmonton. Ledgeview offers approximately 134,000 square feet of office and retail space and an underground parkade.

January 27, 2014 - Announcement
Humford becomes a Canderel company
We are pleased to announce that Humford Management Inc. is now part of the Canderel Group of Companies. Canderel has a 38 year track record of success in real estate development, asset and property management.

Canderel has offices in Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa and Vancouver while Humford has offices in Edmonton, Calgary and Fort McMurray.

Humford and Canderel share a common goal of providing the highest level of service to our tenants and clients across Canada.‎

December 31, 2013 - Announcement
River City Centre
Humford is pleased to announce its appointment as property manager for this significant 103,000 square foot retail centre in Fort Murray. River City Centre is located in the heart of Fort McMurray's central business district, at the intersection of Franklin and Hospital Streets. The mall's central location, and its proximity to major destination retailers such as Wal-Mart, Canadian Tire and Sobeys makes this an ideal venue for any retail or service use.

The main floor of River City Centre is anchored by a 20,700 square foot Shoppers Drug Mart and the TD Bank. Several good independent retailers round out the retail mix, with an escalator and elevator-serviced second level accessible through an open sky-lit atrium to medical and dental ofices.

August 31, 2013 - Announcement
Alberta Municipal Place Achieves BOMA BESt Designation
Humford Management is pleased to announce that the Alberta Municipal Place, owned by Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA), achieved the BOMA BESt level 2 designation. This special designation recognizes buildings that follow environmental best practices. Energy efficient upgrades included T-5 lighting, Building Management System for digital control of lighting and mechanical systems, upgrades to the heating and cooling systems, installation of a co-generation unit, installation of solar panels. Alberta Municipal Place and Humford Management are committed to continually finding ways to recycle and reduce utility costs by taking advantage of new technologies and resources.

January 01, 2013 - Announcement
Papaschase Industrial Park and Alberta Park
Humford is pleased to announce its appointment as property manager for this 350,000 square foot portfolio of light industrial space in south and west Edmonton.

July 30, 2012 - Announcement
Expansion of Humford's Edmonton Office
Humford is excited to announce that we have expanded our Edmonton Head Office. Our portfolio continues to grow, and this expansion enables us to maintain the high levels of service we provide to our clients and tenants. The additional space allows us to accommodate new staff, meeting rooms, and office space and paves the way for future growth.

March 05, 2012 - Announcement
David Judge Receives Presidents B.E.S.T. Award at BOMA Edmonton Awards Gala
David Judge was awarded the Presidents B.E.S.T. (BOMA Edmonton Special Thanks) Award at BOMA’s 27th annual awards dinner on March 3, 2012. The BOMA Awards recognize excellence in the commercial real estate industry, and this prestigious President’s Member of the Year award is presented for outstanding contributions and commitment to the organization.

February 28, 2012 - Announcement
Recent Promotions in the Humford Team
Humford Management is proud to announce the following promotions:

Bryce Landry has been promoted to the position of Accounting Manager. Reporting to the Controller, Bryce provides training, support and guidance to the project accountants and oversees the day-to-day responsibilities of the accounting department.

Tammy Mitchell has been promoted to the position of Budget Manager. In this newly created position, Tammy directs, coordinates and supports the budgeting process on a day-to-day basis. Tammy is a key resource for cost allocations, property operations and lease interpretation to ensure consistency and help build and maintain the annual budget for each property.

Bert Boulet has been promoted to Operations Manager, a newly created position within Humford Management Inc. In this position, Bert directs, coordinates and supports the Operators in their day-to-day work; and he works to improve processes and strengthen our policies with respect to repairs and maintenance, construction, and safety. As a key resource for the Property Managers, he provides technical support, budget and major project reviews and enhances our overall service capability.

Humford is proud to have filled these positions internally and looks forward to continued growth and success in the future.

January 01, 2012 - Announcement
Kensington Crossing
Humford is pleased to announce that we have been appointed as property manager for Kensington Crossing, Redev Corporation’s latest acquisition in Edmonton. This multi-tenant shopping plaza is located at 12504 – 137 Avenue and consists of approximately 65,000 square feet situated on 5.92 acres of land.

December 01, 2011 - Announcement
R.H. David Building Receives BOMA BESt Level 1 Designation
Humford is pleased to announce that the R.H. David Building, owned by Kootenay Holdings Ltd., has been awarded the BOMA BESt Level 1 designation. BESt stands for Building Environmental Standards, and this special designation recognizes buildings that follow environmental best practices.

August 02, 2011 - Announcement
World Trade Centre achieves BOMA BESt designation
Humford Management is pleased to announce that the World Trade Centre Edmonton, owned by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, received the BOMA BESt Level 1 designation in 2011. This special designation recognizes buildings that follow environmental best practices. The Edmonton Chamber of Commerce and Humford Management are committed to continually finding ways to recycle and reduce utility costs by taking advantage of new technologies and resources.

July 01, 2011 - Announcement
Ironwood Assets Portfolio
Humford is pleased to annouce its' appointment as property manager for the Ironwood Assets portfolio. This five building portfolio is comprised of retail, office, and industrial properties in Alberta. Ironwood will provide asset management for the portfolio while Humford will assume property management duties. The leasing strategy will be directed by Ironwood with additional input provided by Humford Management.

April 01, 2011 - Announcement
Broadmoor Business Park
Humford is proud to announce that LaSalle Investment Management has appointed our firm as property manager for this six building commercial complex in Sherwood Park.

This represents 350,000 square feet of newer product in a growing area of Sherwood Park. Leasing information for this portfolio is found in the Leasing Opportunities area of our website.

January 01, 2011 - Announcement
CN Tower
Humford Management is pleased to announce its appointment as property manager for this 300,000 square foot office tower in downtown Edmonton.

Originally developed in 1966 the CN Tower is an iconic property and a landmark in Edmonton.

The property was transferred to new ownership in August 2011.


September 30, 2010 - Announcement
GPM Industrial Buildings
Humford Management is pleased to announce that GPM Investment Management has appointed Humford as property managers for its latest acquisition; an 18 building industrial portfolio located in Edmonton and consisting of approximately 540,000 square feet.


August 01, 2010 - Announcement
Shareholder Announcement
Humford Management is pleased to announce that Dave McGowan, Controller, is now a shareholder in the company.

Dave has worked for Humford for over ten years. He started at Humford as a project accountant and over time has taken on positions of increasing responsibility and is currently our Controller. Dave has contributed to the successful growth of the company.

May 01, 2010 - Announcement
Manulife Place
On May 1st, Humford was appointed Asset Manager for a 50% owner's interest in Manulife Place. Manulife Place is an 860,000 square foot triple "A" office and retail property located in the core of Edmonton's financial district. We are proud to be associated with this asset; our strategy is to maintain the property's pre-eminent position in the Edmonton marketplace.

March 01, 2010 - Announcement
Ellerslie Landing and Jasper Gates Plaza
Humford Management is pleased to announce that we have been appointed property managers for Ellerslie Landing and Jasper Gates Plaza, two retail assets acquired by the Redev Properties Group. Humford also assisted Redev with its due diligence for these acquisitions.

February 01, 2010 - Announcement
Opening of Alberta Urban Municipalities Association office in the AMP Building
Humford Management is pleased to announce that the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) has now moved into their offices in the Alberta Municipal Place (AMP). Following the acquisition of the property in December 2008, this 60,000 square foot building has been substantially upgraded and improved. AUMA will occupy approximately 1/3rd of the building with the balance leased to third parties. Humford managed the construction and leasing program for the property, as well as performing property management duties.

January 05, 2010 - Announcement
Citadel Village, Summerwood Centre, and Timberlea Landing
Humford managed these three retail and mixed use properties for the WAM Development Group through the substantial completion of construction, tenant fit up and their eventual sale to RioCan REIT. Humford worked closely with asset management to create value in these properties during the development process.

These three properties are located in the Edmonton area and Fort McMurray and include anchor tenants such as Save-On Foods, Shoppers Drug Mart, and the Municipality of Wood Buffalo.


November 22, 2009 - Announcement
Grand Opening of Giant Tiger store at Leduc Towne Square
Humford is pleased to announce the grand opening of the new 18,000 square foot Giant Tiger store in Leduc Towne Square.

Giant Tiger, a privately held company, was established in 1961 in Ottawa and has grown to 191 stores across Canada. These family oriented stores carry clothing, footwear, groceries, home furnishings and health and beauty products.

Leduc Towne Square is also anchored by Safeway and Shoppers Drug Mart.


August 11, 2009 - Announcement
Cannon Centre
Humford Management is pleased to announce that it has been selected to manage this new acquisition by GPM (11) GP Inc. Humford assisted GPM with the due diligence and will be working closely with the GPM Asset Management team to create value in the investment.

The property is located on the North West corner of 111th Avenue and 163rd Street in the North West industrial area of Edmonton. It consists of 3 multi-tenancy buildings totalling 176,600 square feet and 2.39 acres of excess development land. The tenants are a mix of showroom retail, office/warehouse and office uses.

Prominent businesses in the Cannon Centre include Princess Auto, Commercial Bearing and Atlas Copco Canada.

June 12, 2009 - Announcement
Humford Management gives back to the community by Adopting A Road
Humford Management believes it is important to give back to the community. We want the properties we manage to be clean and safe. Why not the City we live in as well? The Humford Edmonton office has taken on this challenge and Adopted a Roadway - the north side of the westbound lane of the Sherwood Park Freeway from 34th Street to 50th Street. Twice a year our staff volunteer and work together to pick up litter along this route.

January 28, 2009 - Announcement
Pat Perpeluk promoted to Vice President Operations- Edmonton
Humford is pleased to announce the promotion of Pat Perpeluk to the position of Vice President Operations - Edmonton. In this newly created position, Pat will be responsible for the delivery and performance of Humford’s property management services in northern Alberta. Pat will lead the property management group and seek and implement best property management practices throughout our portfolio. Pat is in his tenth year with Humford Management and over this period has managed a broad range of office, retail and industrial properties.


December 01, 2008 - Announcement
Alberta Urban Municipalities Association
Humford Management is very pleased to announce that it has been selected to manage this property acquired by the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association. This 60,000 square foot office building was built in 1980. As part of their acquisition strategy AUMA and Humford will be undertaking a number of sustainability upgrades to make the property more energy and cost efficient, and improve the quality of the environment for occupants. Once the property is improved, the AUMA will occupy approximately a third of the building.

November 15, 2008 - Announcement
Bank of Nova Scotia Development Completed
Humford managed the build to suit development of this new free standing 4,000 square foot Bank of Nova Scotia branch.

We are very pleased to welcome Scotiabank to the Belmont Towne Centre tenant mix that includes Sobeys, Rexall Drugs and Tim Hortons.

Belmont Towne Centre is located on the corner of the Victoria Trail and 137th Avenue in Edmonton.


November 01, 2008 - Announcement
RPA Announcement
Humford Management is very pleased to announce that Stacy Elliott has earned her Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation. The RPA program requires candidates to finish a number of required and elective courses and demonstratable experience in property management. In 2006, Graham Hogg also earned his Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation while working at Humford Management.

January 01, 2008 - Announcement
9th Street Warehouse Fully Leased
Humford managed the renovation of this 179,000 square foot warehouse property in south east Calgary for KingSett Real Estate and Citium Enterprises Inc. With Dawson Wallace Construction as general contractor, the building was converted from a single tenant to a multi-tenant facility. The last remaining vacancy consisted of 8,255 sf of second floor office and was leased to Print Audit. Other tenants include HD Supply, Wolseley Canada, Boncor Building Products and Chariot Carriers.

October 04, 2007 - Announcement
Trail South Corners Repositioning Completed
Humford is pleased to announce that Sobeys Western Cellars has opened for business in the Trail South Corners Shopping Centre. Western Cellars occupies a formerly closed free standing restaurant that was extensively upgraded and modernized for their use. This culminates a successful repositioning of the property following its acquisition by the Redev Properties Group. Over the past two and a half years a combination of developing an additional building, new leasing and renewal leasing has resulted in a significant increase in the amount and quality of the net income from the property.

July 01, 2007 - Announcement
High Park Renovations Completed
Humford Management managed the renovation of this 25 year old 28,000 square foot retail and office property in West Edmonton. The exterior renovation modernized the look of the property as well as expanded the size of the building.

November 20, 2006 - Announcement
Go Green Designation for Garneau Professional Centre
The BOMA Go Green Certificate of Achievement, which recognizes environmental best practices, was awarded to the Garneau Professional Centre and Humford Management Inc. Related to this achievement, in 2005 Humford Management completed an energy audit and retrofit to reduce power consumption by approximately 25%.

September 01, 2006 - Announcement
Controller Announcement
David McGowan was appointed Controller at Humford Management. He takes a hands on approach with the day to day accounting, monthly statement preparation, annual working papers, annual operating cost reconciliation’s, annual budget preparation, GST filing and mortgage and property tax payment administration. Dave leads a team of 6 property accountants and 1 accounts payable clerk.

March 01, 2006 - Announcement
2006 TOBY Award for World Trade Centre
The World Trade Centre - Edmonton won the prestigious 2006 TOBY Award for a Historical Building at the BOMA Edmonton Awards Gala. The property is managed by Humford Management and is owned by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce. This seven storey office building dates back to 1893 and was meticulously restored and modernized in 2003/2004 while retaining its historic character.

February 20, 2006 - Announcement
Management of Jim Pattison Properties
Humford Management was selected by Jim Pattison Developments Ltd. for the on-site management of eight retail properties in Alberta on behalf of the Jim Pattison Group. All buildings are newly constructed and anchored by Save-On Foods stores.