Canada’s housing market continues to grow stronger, despite repeated market-cooling measures and an economy that is struggling. I can guarantee all readers of this site family came from somewhere that wasn’t Canada so these people in this case East Indian are in the exact same shoes as your relatives were and I’m also guessing when your family migrated here they choose to move to a community where people like them live.
The recent sale of embassies, such as Wetherell’s sale of the former Brazilian Embassy on Green Street for £40-million, has heightened awareness in the diplomatic community that the missions are sitting on a property goldmine,” said Peter Wetherell, managing director of Wetherell, as part of the report back in August.
The federal government has cashed in on the historical One Grosvenor Square location in prime downtown London, exchanging legal contracts for the sale of the roughly 130,000-square-foot property to Lodha Group for $530-million, Canada’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom confirmed Thursday.
This week Canada’s image takes another great leap forward with the reopening of the renovated Canada House, an imposing 19th-century building on Trafalgar Square that will be a cultural as well as diplomatic showcase for Canadians in London and a magnet for the British cultural community.
Flooded with natural light and air (while carefully respecting the building’s heritage) Canada’s new cultural and diplomatic London HQ has been designed to reflect Canada in the 21st century: a vast country rich in natural resources and – evidently – talented designers and artists.