Urbanation Inc. Summer Position – Real Estate Research Assistant Full Time in Toronto, ON

Urbanation Inc.

Branch Toronto ON CA

Summer Position – Real Estate Research Assistant
Toronto, ON

Applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted for an interview. Knowledge of the GTA housing market and enthusiasm for real estate development…

Urbanation Inc. is a Toronto-based real estate consulting firm that provides research, in-depth market analysis and consulting services to the high-rise apartment industry. Urbanation uses a multi-disciplinary approach that combines empirical research techniques with first-hand observations and site visits. Urbanation tracks the Greater Toronto Area’s new construction, resale, rental and proposed condominium apartment markets. Urbanation also actively produces site specific market feasibility studies across the country for both condominium and purpose-built rental apartment projects.

As a Summer Student – Research Assistant , you will join a quickly expanding boutique firm at the forefront of residential development market research. Working closely with a small team of highly skilled and experienced analysts, you will be expected to provide research support in the maintenance and updating of Urbanation’s project databases, and assist in a wide variety of consulting assignments. We are seeking a dependable student that has a strong ability to source and input real estate market information with an exceptional level of detail and accuracy.

Main Responsibilities

  • Closely track new condominium and rental development projects across the Greater Toronto Area
  • Compile project and site information, update the firm’s proprietary project database, verify data accuracy, conduct site visitations, and attend new project openings to gather market intelligence
  • Provide research assistance and data analysis for the firm’s quarterly reports and consulting assignments


  • Enrolment in a bachelor’s or master’s program in Economics, Urban Studies, Real Estate Commerce, Statistics, or a related field would be considered a strong asset.
  • Prior experience working in the real estate development and research/consulting sectors would be a clear asset.
  • Experience working with databases and performing data entry and data manipulation in Excel
  • Knowledge of the GTA housing market and enthusiasm for real estate development
  • Superior attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining the highest level of data accuracy and integrity
  • Exceptional time management abilities, with demonstrated experience undertaking concurrent tasks and meeting tight deadlines
  • Valid G Driver’s License would be a strong asset

Interested candidates are instructed to submit their resume along with a cover letter.

Applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted for an interview. No calls please.

Job Type: Full-time

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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