Around Town: 10th Annual Vancouver Island Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards call for Nominees

February 23, 2017

Organizers of the 10th Annual Vancouver Island Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards, set for April 20, at the Coast Bastion Hotel in Nanaimo, are looking for nominations. Commercial, industrial and revenue-producing projects, including renovations, from the Malahat to Port Hardy are up for these awards, and must have been completed between January 1 and December 31, 2016.

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board has put out a call for nominations for its 10th annual Commercial Building Awards.

The Nomination deadline is March 2. There will be at least 11 commercial categories:

  • Mixed-Use (commercial/residential)
  • Seniors housing
  • Community institutional
  • Community recreational
  • Retail
  • Industrial
  • Multi-family
  • Hospitality
  • Commercial renovation/restoration
  • Office
  • Green

There will be a judges’ choice award for the best overall entry. For information about the Commercial Building Awards, go to or contact Sue Lessard of VIREB at 250.390.4212 or visit

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