This article showcases our top picks for the best Canada based Property Management companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Property Management industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Canada Property Management Companies
WiLAN is an intellectual property licensing company that develops and commercializes innovative patented technologies, manages intellectual property, and licenses these inventions to corporations. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, WiLAN Labs, WiLAN develops and patents innovative technologies related to 4G broadband wireless networks.
Its solutions optimize the deployment of mobile networks at a time when demand for bandwidth-intensive multimedia data traffic is growing exponentially. In addition, WiLAN manages the intellectual property of third party inventors to ensure they receive fair compensation for their investment in research and development.
By enabling patent owners to sell or license patented intellectual property, WiLAN helps provide a financial incentive for inventors to invest in the development of new technologies. WiLAN was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Ottawa, O.N..
Casalova offers a personalized and streamlined approach to finding your next rental home. They can not only match you into homes that you’ll love but also algorithmically suggest neighbourhoods that will make you the happiest based on your interests, personality, and demographics.
Tell them what you want in a home and a little about yourself, and they take care of the rest. Their solution is unique and different because they close the gap in the fragmented rental market and do so by a seamless user experience and an algorithm-based approach.
Features include: neighbourhood matching, listing search, messaging, viewings, applications, credit reports, and rent payments.. .
Anthem Properties Group
Founded in 1991 by Eric Carlson, Anthem is a real estate development company focused on investment, development and management of commercial and residential properties.Their growing residential portfolio includes more than 11,000 homes that are complete, in design or currently under construction, from master planned mixed-use residential and multi-family, to townhome and single family communities. Consisting of 4.2 million square feet of retail, industrial and office space across western North America, the commercial portfolio they own, co-own and manage is a testament to the range and depth of their expertise.
Marked for future development, their expertise in land acquisition and development runs deep—between Anthem and Anthem United, they currently hold over 5,000 acres of land across western North America.. .
bazinga! Technologies provides software solutions for managing condominium communities and fostering interaction between community members. We believe city living should be better.
One million people a week, every week, are moving into cities. Communities should be flourishing, but concrete walls have created obscurity.
Communication and information is scattered, and the only way to connect with neighbors is a small corkboard in the lobby. We can do better.
We can empower the entire community with information, make shared assets accessible, and create opportunities to enrich city living. It’s time to bring human relationships back into the places we call home.
We want to change the way people live in cities, and we’d love your help. Drop us a line and let’s make something amazing happen..
Colliers International Group specializes in global real estate services, defined by their spirit of enterprise. It has evolved from enterprising, independent local business owners to an organization of 502 offices and 16,300 employees around the world with executive headquarters in Toronto, Ontario, and global headquarters in Seattle, Washington.
As they grew, they continued to seek out partners who shared their common values and spirit of enterprise. Colliers offers brokerage and agency representation on behalf of landlords and tenants, corporate solutions, investment services, project management, real estate management services, and valuation and advisory services.
Colliers revenue is $2.1 billion, with $75 billion in transaction value and 1.46 billion square feet of office, industrial and retail property under management. Through a culture of service excellence and a shared sense of initiative, they integrate the resources of real estate specialists worldwide to accelerate the success of their partners.
Colliers International has been ranked among the top 100 outsourcing firms by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals’ Global Outsourcing for 10 consecutive years, more than any other real estate services firm.. .
Zonetail is a local mobile app for hotels and condos that connects guests and residents with the property and the local neighborhood. It provides users with mobile access and interaction with property amenities and services, combined with local restaurants, stores, services, entertainment, and attractions.
The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario.. .
cleanNow, a division of Scandinavian Building Services
CleanNow is a seed funded, residential cleaning PropTech startup based in Edmonton, Canada. Unlike other startups in the space currently, CleanNow has a network of over 5,000 cleaners across Canada supporting our team as we grow.
Our cleaners are experts in residential home cleaning, are fully insured, bonded and have completed our comprehensive CleanNow training program. CleanNow launched in Edmonton in late November and is preparing to expand nationally across Canada in 2020.
In May 2018, CleanNow became a Division of Scandinavian Building Services – a large commercial cleaning company active in Canada and the US.. .
Oxford Properties Group
Oxford’s US portfolio includes strategic investments in real estate-backed credit instruments, and investments in income producing and development properties in multiple markets, primarily New York and Washington DC. Oxford’s US office opened in 2010 and, since that time, has increased its staff to sixteen professionals in New York and Washington.
The Oxford US team members come from a diversity of backgrounds and are responsible for identifying, underwriting, structuring and directly managing Oxford US investments. In many cases, Oxford US partners with well-established local firms, including Gould Properties in Washington, DC; and Crown Acquisition, Vornado and the Related Companies in New York.
Oxford’s US strategy is to build its credit and equity investments in primary US markets. Oxford US will continue to focus on office and retail investments in New York and Washington DC, but will explore diversifying opportunistically into other property types (residential) and other geographies (Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco).
Oxford is committed to develop and actively manage a $10 billion portfolio in the US by 2018.. .
QuadReal Property Group
Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, QuadReal Property Group is a global real estate investment, operating and development company. QuadReal manages the real estate and mortgage programs of British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI), one of Canada’s largest asset managers with a $171.3 billion portfolio.
QuadReal manages a $44.2 billion portfolio spanning 23 Global Cities across 17 countries. The company seeks to deliver strong investment returns while creating sustainable environments that bring value to the people and communities it serves.
Now and for generations to come. QuadReal: Excellence lives here..
Biddwell provides tenants and landlords the unique ability to negotiate on rental rates. Streamlining the entire rental process, Biddwell is the fairest way to secure rental accommodations.
Tenants can browse, apply and make offers while sharing their Renter Resume. Pre-screened and pre-verified, prospective tenants now have the unique ability to standout when applying in low vacancy markets.
Landlords no longer have to guess when pricing their property. Biddwell tracks and suggest rental rates based on realtime market assessment.
A search-through-close solution, Biddwell provides in-app negotiation, listing syndication, tenant screening, online lease-execution and attractive incentives. Specialties: Real Estate Technology and Negotiation.
Yuhu is a cloud-based software for landlords and property managers. It aims to supply open, easy-to-use cloud-based software with unparalleled partner support for the entire rental ecosystem.
Its focus is on leveraging technology to improve the tenants’ experience in residential and commercial buildings while driving cost savings and efficiencies for the owners. It was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada..
iGMS (formerly AirGMS) is a vacation rental software company that is designed to make life a lot easier for a new generation of Airbnb/Booking.com/HomeAway/VRBO hosts. Launched in 2015 and now helps customers from over 133 countries oversee the management of almost 90,000 property listings across the globe.
iGMS is an all-in-one vacation rental software that allows hosts to control bookings and alterations, guest communications, as well as automate day-to-day operations. Hosts are able to operate all Airbnb/Booking.com/HomeAway/VRBO accounts using a single interface, with access to the same advanced functionality through the mobile app.
Use automated messaging and guest reviews, templates, team management, financial reporting and much more.. .
FIXO is a mobile solution that enables property managers to save time on communication, so they can deliver better customer service. This leads to higher tenant satisfaction, retention, and increased revenues.
Through a centralized system, managers are able handle maintenance requests more efficiently and deliver building information and updates in real-time. Currently in its early stages of development, our team is focusing on two key features: Maintenance Request Management – Managers can receive, track, and follow-up with maintenance issues in one place.
They’re able to add notes and communicate with tenants and/or staff, so all information is tracked and documented for each request. And cluttered email inboxes and multiple folder can be avoided.
Broadcast Building Messages – Managers can instantly notify their tenants of building updates, information, or reminders directly from the platform. Tenants can receive the message through the application, by email, or by text message.
50% of tenant turnover is due to avoidable causes that can be controlled by property management companies, mainly poor customer service. Managers handle multiple, inefficient communication channels that result in poor responsiveness, little follow up and a lack of transparency with their tenants.
These types of experiences are key factors in their decision to renew their lease.. .
Condo Control Central
Condo Control Central is the really smart way to manage condos. They are the leading online communication & management system for condominiums.
Their software provides a hosted web solution that streamlines all aspects of condo operations. Their features include document distribution and email notifications, record-keeping, amenity booking, visitor parking management, package tracking, and more.
Whether you are a condo property manager, board member, security guard or resident, Condo Control Central is here to make condo life easier.. .
Pendo™ is a one-stop online app that helps landlords manage their rental properties. Whether you have one property or hundreds, Pendo eliminates tedious tasks and streamlines every step.
At a low monthly price you can take advantage of stunning listing websites, online rental applications, tenant vetting and onboarding, digital lease agreements, cashflow management, rent collection and financial reporting.. .
GoParkr helps drivers connect with parking spaces effortlessly with real-time pricing and spaces availability. Find, reserve, and compare parking spaces at events, downtown, condominiums, hotels, commercial parking garages, airports, or subway stations, hospitals, or universities around the city.
Our goal is to improve mobility for everyone through a fully digitized parking process streamlined for drivers, owners, and operators. In the wake of continuing urbanization and congestion, GoParkr recognizes that this as a problem for future growth.
We would like to better improve our solution as traffic and parking become increasingly difficult to manage. With technologies such as autonomous vehicles becoming more prominent in our everyday lives, it is inevitable that the entire parking industry is on the brink of a disruption.
The GoParkr mobile application securely connects drivers to private and commercial parking spaces. GoParkr focuses on optimizing parking space and connecting the dots in the entire parking process.
Parking should be a harmony involving in-car mobile platform for the drivers and big data analytics for the parking spaces, creating seemingly frictionless parking. GoParkr.com We Deliver..
Smart building technology for your community. Stay in contact with your property manager, send work orders in real-time, receive important notifications about your building, order on-demand curated concierge services, and manage your tenants all in one place.
Developers and property managers who use Walter can provide a superior and simpler living experience to their residents. Our very goal is to do so by offering smart building technology..
Ubios brings peace of mind to condo owners, real estate managers, and their insurers. We prevent up to 80% of water damage caused by leaks in condo buildings.
Using IoT, motion detection and analytics in the cloud, we deploy a unique smart building. You get a more secure home, peace of mind while saving on water, energy and insurance..
RealOffice360 is a free and simple CRM, business tracker, and daily planner for real estate agents. RealOffice360 helps real estate agents visually create business plans, cultivate database towards the goals, and keep real estate agents focused on deals and clients.
It provides real estate professionals with the ability to immediately integrate ultra-modern technology into existing business practice. By providing an end-to-end solution for both real estate agent and homeowner, the company re-imagines the real estate experience in the face of mounting industry disruption.
The company is dedicated to building innovative software tools for the real estate industry to help educate and enhance the lives of homeowners and real estate professionals. RealOffice360 was founded on 2015 and is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada..
Renderator Virtual Model Suites™
Renderator™ tours | The most elegant Virtual Tour Platform for Real Estate new Developments, able to help users to enjoy the experience of exploring properties that are not built yet. For developers, this creates awareness around their projects and the opportunity to generate leads through our On-tour Inquiry System™.
Our SuitesFlow™ | We digitalize existing and future buildings to fill them up faster and better. SuitesFlow™ provides an interactive digital version of multi properties buildings that allow users to gather critical information about available properties in one screen.
All our applications provide data & analytics that are vital for developers to better understand their market.. .
ioAirFlow’s software breaks down barriers to creating healthier and more energy-efficient commercial buildings. Our software is a B2B SaaS solution for energy solutions companies with global applicability.
We use non-invasive and secure wireless technology alongside robust data analytics and machine learning tools to diagnose a building’s efficiency in a way that is more concise than the current industry standard, for a fraction of the cost.. .
PropertyGuys.com offers an online platform that enables its users to find information, buy, and sell properties in Canada. PropertyGuys.com enables its customers to obtain quotes for their residential properties and promote vacation rental properties.
It also offers mortgage solutions and services. PropertyGuys.com also facilitates a community of franchise operators and offers them with training and support.
PropertyGuys.com was founded in 1991 by Jeremy Demont and Ken LeBlanc. And it is headquartered in Monkton, Ontario..
EasyRent Real Estate Services Ltd.
EasyRent offers listing services for Vancouver Apartment Rentals featuring condos, townhouses, and new homes. Search listings to find your next home.
EasyRent has become one of Vancouver ‘s fastest growing Property Management firms. We specialize in managing various types of properties and our portfolio includes character homes, waterfront properties, upscale condominiums..
With Knotify, we are able to streamline the process of communication between two entities whether in an internal organization or external towards end users thus providing greater flexibility and variety, while increasing productivity, accuracy, and accountability. Designed as an enterprise level technological platform, Knotify is able to eliminate gaps in communication by providing all the necessary tools to communicate, document and track all correspondence between property managers and tenants, day care centers and parents, unions and union members, clubs and club members and more.
Knotify’s solution is all digital which allows it to be built, designed, customized, and implemented in such a way to reflect the needs of the organization and is a great way to reduce costs related to printing/distribution while contributing to one of our main goals of being environmentally friendly.. .
Solera Canada leads in providing property & casualty claims data solutions to the Canadian auto insurance and collision repair industry. Audatex Canada ULC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Solera Holdings, Inc.
Solera is the world’s leading provider of software and services to the auto insurance claims processing industry. Serving 165,000 customers in 70 countries, Solera’s global information solutions help customers automate their processes; manage millions of claims each year, and resolve billions of dollars in claims settlements efficiently and effectively..
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