CANLIGHT is a real estate management, advisory and investment firm, made up of two main pillars, property management and real-estate development. They offer management services for condominiums, residential rental units, commercial, non-profit and institutional buildings. They offer accounting, owner and specialty services for all of their clients that are interested in property management.
They listen to their clients and understand their vision and take their time to come up with a plan that follows their clients objectives. They pride themselves on transforming and maintaining properties to ensure that their clients are getting the best out of their real-estate investment.
CANLIGHT focuses on three main values including being innovative smart and caring. They are an innovative company because they focus on finding solutions to big challenges, generating new ideas and learning from their mistakes. They focus on being a smart company because they invest in their employees and offer education, development and growth which in turn allows their staff to be the best in their career and the most knowledgeable in their field. Finally, they are caring because they act with integrity and honesty, they are responsive and committed to making their clients happy.
CANLIGHT was founded in 1991 by a group of leaders and innovators in their industry. They have owned and managed over 90 properties with a market value of $2.2 billion. They have gained experience, expertise and created long-lasting relationships that has allowed them to grow their business into the success it is today.
CANLIGHT is a boutique development division. They believe that quality has always been at the forefront of everything they do and that is why they are selective with the projects that they take on. They do not build thousands of homes every year, instead they carefully review the property by looking at the value a development will bring and how much the development will improve the community. CANLIGHT’s focus on building high-quality homes is a commitment that is shared with everyone on their team.
Since the company’s inception over 25 years ago, they have gained considerable experience acquiring, developing and constructing residential and commercial properties. Vernon Shaw, one of the original founders, has been responsible for building successful projects across Ontario, British Columbia and Arizona.
CANLIGHT is committed to building homes that people dream of and maintaining proper standards to ensure their homes are built with the highest quality of care and materials. Additionally, CANLIGHT ensures that their homes will be a good investment for their clients that will grow overtime.
They carefully choose properties and locations in a good neighbourhood that has many local amenities such as shops, schools, parks and recreational facilities. They choose locations to build that they believe will increase the value of the home in the coming years, namely a safe neighbourhood with a lot to offer. Their end goal is to build high-quality homes that create value and improve communities. CANLIGHT has built homes in over 15 communities across Ontario, British Columbia and Phoenix, Arizona. Take a look at some of their past projects, below.
Ancroft Place consists of 21 two and three-storey townhomes ranging in size between 2675 and 3400 square-feet. This unique set of heritage townhomes range from three to six bedrooms and is located in the beautiful neighbourhood of Rosedale, Toronto. Originally built in 1927, CAN:IGHT restored this heritage landmark and upgraded the homes to current building standards. 75% of these homes were sold right after opening weekend, the remaining sold out shortly after.
Huron Park Heights
CANLIGHT converted a luxury rental building into a low-rise condominium with 101 suites. Built in 1983, They recognized this buildings potential and made significant renovations to the interior of the home while maintaining the unique and historical exterior.