KPMG has an active presence in the Real Estate industry in Canada. Our Building, Construction & Real Estate (BC&RE) practice serves public, entrepreneurial, institutional and international clients who own, operate and develop Real Estate in Canada and abroad, including commercial, industrial, retail, hotel, residential and seniors housing landlords, investors and developers, home builders and construction companies.
When it comes to real estate, we are among the leaders in the number of audits of REITs, and we strive to dominate tax and advisory services in this space in Canada. We also have extensive knowledge of security offerings as a result of the number of REIT audits and securities engagements we have led. We have strong relationships with key industry stakeholders including real estate owners and operators as well as lenders, investment bankers and law firms. We also come recommended as service providers to support many real estate entrepreneurs interested in launching new ventures such as funds and IPOs. Our team has a great appreciation for the dynamic nature of real estate transactions. We recognize that companies need to balance the achievement of their growth objectives with proper risk management and corporate governance policies. KPMG’s professionals have the industry experience, technical skills, and regulatory background necessary to help you address your specific challenges.
KPMG’s industry focus benefits our clients by addressing changing market dynamics with services that are tailored to meet their needs. We approach Real Estate as an industry and asset class. We recognize the issues unique to the industry and we continually focus on ways to help you compete, grow, and succeed. We have built one of the nation’s largest Real Estate practices, comprising audit, tax, and advisory professionals who focus exclusively on this industry. The result is an extensive knowledge and understanding of Real Estate investment assets, operations, and markets.
By combining our in-depth knowledge of the Canadian industry with the global reach of KPMG International's member firms located in 150 countries, we help our clients address today's complex accounting, tax, strategic, and operational issues, while maintaining focus on the opportunities of tomorrow.