BY THE NUMBERS 2019 REPORTJanuary 17, 2020
With the Victoria office coming our way in the new decade, 2019 was another prosperous year with $243,600,000 in successful closings. The William Wright team has grown to 21 members and we’re excited to continue the growth into the new year. Read more about our highlights in our By The Numbers 2019 report.
We're Expanding to Victoria!October 21, 2019
After 7 years and 3 Lower Mainland offices later, William Wright Commercial is extremely excited to announce our first Vancouver Island office located in beautiful downtown #Victoria opening February 2020. Our temporary office is located at 403-535 Yates Street and our permanent office will be ready at 1-845 Johnson Street in Christmas 2020. More details to come. See you soon Victoria!
VREP Episode 188 | Is Victoria the Next Vancouver? With Rick Hoogendoorn & Cory WrightSeptember 21, 2019
Newly wed and nearly dead? Not anymore! With a burgeoning tech sector, thriving universities, and a growing Millennial population, Victoria has transformed into a hip and thriving city. Residential Realtor and Victoria developer Rick Hoogendoorn and top Commercial Broker and investment advisor Cory Wright sit down with Adam & Matt to detail the opportunities in both commercial and residential real estate. Is this current market the calm before the storm? Where and what are the best investment opportunities? And how does the Vancouver market inform what will happen next on the island? This isn’t your grandma’s Victoria!
The Best Commercial Real Estate Investment in BC with Cory WrightSeptember 21, 2019
Cory Wright, Managing Broker of William Wright Commercial discusses the investment opportunities in the commercial real estate market in Victoria, BC.
Commercial Real Estate – Heavy Industry, Small Business & InvestorsApril 16, 2019
In December of 2018 Global News released an article stating that total national Canadian wealth hit $11.415 trillion in the third quarter, and at $8.752 trillion, real estate made up a 76-per-cent share of that figure. This staggering statistic made it clear to us that we need to have episodes that are focused on real estate, and being that we are a heavy industry show, we need to zero in on commercial real estate. Cory Wright, Founder and CEO of William Wright (a boutique style commercial real estate company) laid out in a clear way the reality of how commercial real estate works, the challenges, and the misconceptions people have...
What You Don’t Know About Commercial Real Estate Will Hurt You with Cory WrightApril 10, 2019
Commercial real estate is telling an interesting story but are you listening? It is one full of compelling characters, with names like Amazon & Microsoft, and set against a backdrop of low vacancy, increasing demand, and exciting investment opportunities. Owner/Broker Cory Wright of William Wright Commercial Real Estate Services sits down with Adam & Matt to discuss the state of the commercial real estate market and what it means for the future of residential real estate. Tune in to find out Cory’s top areas for investment, where novice investors should look to buy, and why commercial real estate may be the canary in the residential coal mine. “Whoop, whoop, whoop, whoop” – Arsenio Hall
How to Make Money in Vancouver Commercial Real Estate with Cory WrightApril 10, 2019
Are you leaving money on the table by focusing only on residential real estate? Cory Wright, Owner/Broker of William Wright Commercial Real Estate Services, joins Adam and Matt to discuss the ins and outs of commercial real estate in Metro Vancouver. Understand the basics, the best investment opportunities, and how to add value in any market – all in under 45 minutes. This one will not disappoint!
By The Numbers 2018 ReportJanuary 05, 2019
2018 was the year of office expansions and a milestone of surpassing over $180,000,000 in successful closings. William Wright Commercial opened two new offices in New Westminster and Fraser Valley with a total of three offices in the Lower Mainland. Read more about our highlights in our By The Numbers 2018 report.
William Wright Commercial launches newly expanded New West officeNovember 28, 2018
William Wright Commercial is please to announce we have launched our newly renovated and expanded New Westminster office located at 350 - 522 Seventh Street in the rapidly growing Uptown district. The expanded New West office further strengthens the company's foothold on the Royal City market and surrounding communities.
William Wright Commercial opens Fraser Valley OfficeAugust 22, 2018
William Wright Commercial is excited to announce the opening of our newest office in the Fraser Valley. We look forward to expanding our services throughout the Lower Mainland. This office will be lead by our Senior Broker Zuber Jamal, Managing Broker Cory Wright, as well as Broker Roy Kennedy
William Wright open New Westminster officeJanuary 18, 2018
As a proud member of the New West Chambers of Commerce William Wright Commercial is pleased to announce the opening of our second office located in the Royal City, New Westminster. Lead by Team Leader Will Hall and Stathis Savvis William Wright Commercial looks forward to building a team of local professionals to service the New West, Coquitlam, Port Moody and Port Coquitlam markets.
William Wright Commercial has successfully leased more then 8,000 SQFT in the New Westminster Professional Building in last 120 days to anchor tenants such as local MLA Judy Darcy and Billard Architecture and expansion to current tenant such as world renowned Dr Pollock of Pollock Clinic.
Recenty New West sales include 625 5th Ave $10,200,000, 55 Dufferin Street $1,700,000, 30 Royal Ave $1,700,000 and 513 7th Street $2,000,000.
We look to continue to build our business in the New West market with the oping of our newest office in the Royal City.
We believe our clients benefit from having boutique offices in various markets with localized professionals, with local knowledge, offering local advice rather than trying to build a team from a Vancouver address to service the Lower Mainland.
-- Will Hall, Team Leader New Westminster
William Wright Commercial attends ground breaking celebration for new Fraser Valley officeJune 20, 2017
Matt Everitt of William Wright attends the ground breaking ceremony put on by Spire Developments for the new Spire Professional Center Langley were William Wright's upcoming Fraser Valley office will be located. The office is scheduled to open in Spring of 2018 as continued expansion into the Fraser Valley area to service the rapidly growing market place and continue grow our existing market share. The new office will service Langley, Surrey, Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Mission, Aldergrove, Cloverdale, Abbotsford, Chilliwack and White Rock.
WILLIAM WRIGHT COMMERCIAL'S ANNUAL CLIENT CHRISTMAS CELEBRATIONDecember 8, 2016
William Wright Commercial would like to thank everyone for attending our Client Christmas Celebration at La Terrazza. It was an honor to have you all in attendance and we would like to thank you for taking time from your busy schedule to come and join us. It was a big success and because of your generosity we managed to overflow our box with jackets and toys for the children. On behalf of the William Wright Helping Hands Foundation and all those who benefit from your caring, thank you so much for your support.
WILLIAM WRIGHT COMMERCIAL THANK OUR CLIENTSJune 10, 2016
William Wright Commercial would like to thank all of our clients who attended our Client Summer Celebration and brought a new unwrapped toy to support the William Wright Helping Hand Foundation. All the toy raised will be match toy-for-toy by William Wright Commercial and donated to the Vancouver Christmas Bureau to help support kids in need.
WILLIAM WRIGHT COMMERCIAL LAUNCHES HELPING HANDS FOUNDATIONMarch 17, 2016
William Wright Commercial is pleased to announce the launch of our William Wright Helping Hands Foundation to support under privileged kids in the Metro Vancouver area. The foundation will help raise needed items from clothing to cash for various groups and charities in need of support to help give back to under privileged kids in our various communities.
"Children shouldn't suffer when they come into the world and we feel as a public business that has the opportunity to be in front of hundreds if not thousands of people a year that it is our job to do our small part to give back to people who many not be a fortunate as some of us" -- William Wright Commercial Team
The William Wright Helping Hands Foundation kicks off at our Client Summer Celebration June 9th, 2016
William Wright Commercial is pleased to announce Nice Vice Creamery secures their first brick and mortar locationAugust 27, 2015
William Wright Commercial is please to announce vegan ice cream sensation secures their first brick and mortar location at 1022 Mainland Street in Yaletown, Vancouver. Nice Vice is Vancouver’s first ever 0% dairy, plant-based micro creamery. You’ve probably seen us driving around town in our cute Nice Vice Van – selling premium, dairy-free vice cream to the purists of Vancouver.
William Wright Commercial successfully leases the remaining Coombs Development Corp's Vancouver retailAugust 25, 2015
William Wright is pleased to announced the remaining retail opportunities presented by Coombs Development Corp in Vancouver have been successfully leased. New construction retail opportunities located at 2323 Cambie Street and 3958 Main Street Vancouver have both been leased by Pepper Lunch Canada and the August Market respectively.
William Wright Commercial partners with Colliers International and Spire Developments for Vedder Point Shopping CenterJuly 15, 2015
William Wright Commercial is pleased to partner with Colliers International and Spire Developments for Spire's most recent purchase Vedder Point Shopping Center in Chilliwack, BC.
Join Shoppers Drug Mart, Tim Horton's, and Bank of Montreal at Vedder Point located in the heart of Sardis along Vedder Road. Vedder Point, formerly The Village at Sardis, currently consists of 70,000 SQFT retail and office space with future expansion to grow the shopping center to over 100,000 SQFT with up to 30,000 SQFT of new retail and office opportunities. Approximately 25,131 vehicles per day pass along Vedder Road, north of Stevenson and approximately 2,010 vehicles along South Sumas Road. The shopping center offers substantial storefront parking with 279 surface parking stalls and 62 underground stalls below building B. The center is focused on convenience and is easily accessible both along Vedder and Higginson/Stevenson Road.