Tag Archives: vacant properties

Industrial property to retail: don’t overdo

Costco may be coming to Brantford, Ontario if the deal to purchase a former industrial property goes through. Unfortunately, comments from city hall about this proposal as reported in the link below leave us scratching our heads.   “It’s a … Continue reading

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“Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Make me a match…”*

Our astute readers ask thought provoking questions and give good answers.  For example, a reader asks:  How can a city get new businesses to takeover vacant properties? Here are some of your suggestions: No property tax for six months. No charge … Continue reading

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