Canderel’s property management services team expands on its mission to provide unparalleled value.

Starting on January 1, 2022, iA Financial Group (iA)—one of Canada’s largest insurance and wealth management groups—will entrust Canderel with the operational management, leasing and maintenance of its Québec province real estate portfolio.

Further proof of Canderel’s achievements as a property management service provider, this strategic alliance also represents an excellent opportunity to expand our services in Québec City and eastern parts of the belle province.

This property management alliance will enable iA to confidently focus on its investment activities, knowing that its Québec properties will benefit from the Canderel platform’s extensive operational and management resources.

Overview A strategic partnership in the real estate investment sector.

By the numbers

16 properties, including heritage buildings

2 most important cities in Québec

4.5M sf in real
estate assets


Key Dates

January 1, 2021

First iA x Canderel property management collaboration: iA’s 522, University Avenue building, in Toronto.

October 19, 2021

Announcement of the real estate asset management partnership for 11 iA properties in Québec City and 5 others in Montréal.

January 1, 2022

Partnership takes effect and +/- 90 real estate asset management employees from iA Financial Group officially join the Canderel family.

Media Coverage & Press Release


North Amercian business and finance media outlets cover the partnership announcement.

Press Release

Invested in coast to coast.

Canderel’s track record in major Canadian cities across the country reflects our expertise in value creation, performance optimization and return on investment.

By entrusting us with managing and operating iA Financial Group’s Québec properties—including renowned heritage buildings—not only are iA’s decision-makers honouring our team’s hard work, they’re also inviting us to raise the bar even higher.

Invested in new talent.

iA Financial Group’s experts joining the Canderel family will grow our employee count to nearly 700 across the country. Beyond the numbers, their arrival reaffirms our commitment to provide our clients with Canada’s top real estate talent expertise.

Invested in new markets.

We’ve been looking to extend Canderel’s services to Québec City for several years. The partnership with iA Financial Group allows us to realize this vision, with a new Canderel office in Québec City and new growth opportunities in the eastern parts of the province.

To this day, the Canderel team has executed

$19B/70M sf

in acquisitions, developments and management projects.

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