Equiton’s Cliff Fraser featured in First National’s podcast

For Immediate Release: August 19, 2020

BURLINGTON, ON, August 19, 2020 – Equiton’s Chief Business Development Officer, Cliff Fraser, was recently featured in First National’s podcast called: Raising Private Equity.

To listen to the podcast, click here: http://commercialrealestatepodcast.com/clifford-fraser-equiton/

Topics covered include:

  • Yield expectations and the unique structuring of private funds.
  • Equiton’s investor profile.
  • Going door-to-door to search for apartment deals.
  • Not seeing an increase in redemptions during the pandemic.
  • Challenges around asset valuation right now.
  • Buying buildings which haven’t had their intrinsic value unlocked.
  • Getting data on comparables despite a downturn in deals happening.
  • The balanced fund at Equiton and its performance in this unique year.
  • What Clifford learned during his time in lending.
  • Comparing the 2008 economic crash with what COVID-19 has caused.

About Equiton

Equiton is a private equity firm that specializes in providing private market real estate investments to Canadians. It is led by a senior team of industry veterans who have more than 100 years of combined real estate, investing and management experience. Collectively they have overseen the acquisition and management of over $10 billion in real estate, developed over 100 million square feet of real estate projects and overseen a combined portfolio of more than 10,000 apartments in Canada and the United States.

For more information see: https://www.equiton.com

Media Contact:
Tamara Lora
Manager, Marketing & Communications
905-635-1381, ext. 106