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Goodmans Deals & Cases

This section contains brief summaries of selected significant cases and transactions.  You'll also find representative lists  - by year - of major transactions and cases where Goodmans' involvement is a matter of public record or where inclusion in the list has been authorized by our clients.

H&R REIT Sells its Stake in Scotia Plaza

2016

Areas Commercial Real Estate, Competition, Antitrust and Foreign Investment, REITs and Income Securities

Summary

Goodmans represented H&R REIT in connection with the acquisition by AIMCo Realty Investors LP and KingSett Canadian Real Estate Income Fund LP of 50% of an undivided interest in Scotia Plaza and surrounding assets from Dream Office REIT and H&R REIT on June 30, 2016.  Dream Office REIT continues to own the remaining 50% interest in Scotia Plaza.  The 68-story Scotia Tower is in the heart of Toronto’s financial district and a prominent landmark.