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Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Metro Toronto Convention Centre (North)
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Metro Toronto Convention Centre (North)

The biggest event focused on public & private capital for Canadian CRE markets

Discover the path towards a normalized economic environment in a constrained equity and a debt capital market.

750+ attendees. 250+ building owners, developers, and investors. 60 expert speakers.

Last few premium sponsorships remain!

Showcase your brand in front of 750+ CRE leaders with our top-tier sponsorships opportunities, including the
all-new Real Connection Zone sponsorship, and more.

Canada's leading conference on real estate financing & liquidity

Why attend?

Discover how Canadian debt, equity and capital markets are responding to headwinds and the recent turbulent environment.

What is critical for you to know about the direction of economic fundamentals? How will this impact the pricing and sourcing of capital?

Determine answers to these questions and dive deeper into understanding the financial markets serving commercial and multi-residential real estate.

What you'll learn.

Examine key trends in investment, asset repositioning, development and a range of financing of office, industrial, retail & multi-residential real estate across Canada. 

The agenda put together with the help of our advisory council covers key topics including:

  • Unpredictability in the economic fundamentals impacting cash flow, interest rates, construction costs and real estate asset values 

  • Deal flows in 2024 

  • Borrowers, lenders and investors: What is their new reality in turbulent times

Who you'll meet.

Meet 750+ CRE owners, CFOs, investors, developers, fund managers, lenders, investment bankers, brokers, appraisers and other industry professionals playing key roles in financing and investing public and private capital.

Our mobile app and networking reception will help you build relationships and connect with investors and senior decision-makers.

Collaborate, engage, and grow your network at RealCapital.

Insights from 60+ expert speakers

The 2024 speaker roster includes a mix of knowledgeable experts from Canada's leading commercial real estate institutions, property management organizations, and various levels of the government.

High-impact networking

The conference is structured to provide numerous in-person networking opportunities throughout the day. 

Our smart app will help maximize your time by matching you with like-minded attendees. Prearrange meetings and strike up conversations before, during, and after the event.

Establish strategic partnerships and connect with influential decision-makers.

Top 10 Real Insights

Real Insights feature curated content from industry leaders during the program formation of the Real Estate Forums and Conferences. Each report features on the Top 10 Real Insights focused on major trends. 

Read on for the Altus Group Report, interviews with industry leaders from both markets, as well as the latest commercial market statistics across Canada.

Issue: 89
Published: April 12, 2023

Thank you to our 2024 sponsors

To view the full list of sponsors, please click here.

RealCapital Conference by the numbers


senior decision-makers


V-level and C-level executives


building owners, developers, and investors


attendees in Real Estate Financing


expert speakers


insightful sessions

Laurent Paquin

Vice President


"An exceptional event - the panelists were very interesting and the quality of the people present makes it a must-attend event every year! It goes without saying that I will be there next year with my team."

Want to sponsor?

The sponsorship program represents a unique marketing opportunity for companies that want to reach the “who’s who” of the various asset classes within the Commercial Real Estate Market.

Continuing education credits

By attending the 2024 conference, you will be eligible to receive professional development and education credits from a number of associations.

Join the REF Club

As a REF club member you will become part of a community that powers you to stay informed and connected, benefits include:

  • Year-round networking

  • Savings of 20% on all Real Estate Forums and conference registration

  • An automatic $55 discount on continuing education credits when registering for our events

  • Partner special offers and savings

  • Complimentary on-demand sessions from each Real Estate Forum & conference

  • And more! 

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Canadian Real Estate Forums for over three decades has been addressing the needs of, and providing clarity to, the Canadian real estate market through human connection, innovation and education.

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