Skyline Retail REIT Adds to Montreal, QC Holdings; Enters City of Longueuil, QC

On January 30, 2020, the Skyline Retail REIT, a privately-owned and managed portfolio of retail properties across Canada, announced the acquisition of three properties: two located in Montreal, QC, and one located in the neighbouring city of Longueuil, QC.

Property Address Anchor Tenants Total Square Footage Purchase Price
1220, 1300-1400 Saint-Jean Baptiste, Pointe-aux-Trembles (Montreal), QC · Metro · Tim Hortons · Jean Coutu 115,810 $19.5 million
12285-12421 Boulevard Rodolphe-Forget, Montreal, QC · Sobeys · National Bank · Tim Hortons 68,115 $16.5 million
2235-2261 Boulevard Roland-Therrien, Longueuil, QC · Scotiabank 42,392 $12.4 million
Property Information

“These properties represent very strong, resilient retail assets in urban Montreal, with strong growth profiles, both in the immediate and long term,” said Gordon Driedger, President, Skyline Retail Asset Management Inc.

“We believe the properties will be excellent additions to the Skyline Retail REIT’s growing footprint in the Greater Montreal Area.”

The Skyline Retail REIT has enjoyed a presence in the Montreal, QC area with four retail properties (not including the recent purchases). The Skyline Apartment REIT and Skyline Commercial REIT are also established within the city, with one apartment property and four industrial properties, respectively.

Post-acquisition, the Skyline Retail REIT comprises 110 properties in 66 communities in five Canadian provinces, with a total of 4,501,872 square feet of retail space.

Introduced in 2013, the Skyline Retail REIT is fully managed and operated by the Skyline Group of Companies, a Guelph, ON-based real estate acquisition, management, and investment firm.

About Skyline Retail REIT

Skyline Retail REIT (the “REIT”) is a privately owned and managed portfolio of retail properties, focused on acquiring well-located properties with service-oriented, national brand tenants in secondary and tertiary communities across Canada.

Skyline Retail REIT is distributed as an alternative investment product through Skyline Wealth Management Inc. (“Skyline Wealth”), the exclusive Exempt Market Dealer for the REIT.

Skyline Retail REIT is committed to providing outstanding places to conduct business and services. It prioritises superior service to its retail tenants while surfacing value with a goal to deliver stable returns to its investors.

To learn more about Skyline Retail REIT, please visit SkylineRetailREIT.ca.

To learn about additional alternative investment products offered through Skyline Wealth, please visit SkylineWealth.ca.

Skyline Retail REIT is operated and managed by Skyline Group of Companies.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Jeff Stirling
Vice President, Corporate Marketing & Communications, Skyline Group of Companies
5 Douglas Street, Suite 301
Guelph, ON N1H 2S8
(519) 826-0439 x 243