Stefan Fews

Stefan Fews Partner

Representative Work
  • Ivanhoé Cambridge Inc., a subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, in its acquisition with Blackstone Property Partners of Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust for C$3.8B including debt.
  • Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (CAPREIT) in its acquisition of 3,661 suites in 51 buildings located in the Greater Montreal area from the F.D.L. group for a purchase price of C$490M.
  • Montez in partnership with Montoni in its joint CA$420M investment with Claridge and Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ in the residential project known as Espace Montmorency in Laval, Quebec.
  • Kevric Real Estate Corporation Inc.’s joint venture with a Canadian institutional partner and the purchase by the venture of the office tower at 600 de la Gauchetière West in Montréal, Quebec, for CA$187M.
  • Urban Capital – Harbour (ML) Inc., in its acquisition and planned multi-phase development of Cité Midtown, a 16 acre site that will contain approximately 700 condominiums and 90 stacked townhouses, a 2 acre city park and extensive community amenities.
  • Sales of 50% interests in the largest office building complex in Montréal and in a neighboring landmark property.
  • Institutional Mortgage Capital Inc., as lender's counsel in all its Quebec lending transactions.
  • Canada Lands Company in connection with various matters related to the Old Port of Montréal.
  • Otéra Capital Inc. in its C$185M financing provided to the owners of the Quartier DIX30 project to pay off the original development financing for Square DIX30 and its associated power centre.
  • CAPREIT in its acquisition of a portfolio of ten multi-residential buildings in British Columbia, Toronto and Montréal for an estimated purchase price of C$153.2M.
  • Brant Holdings in its a partnership with Beaumont Partners SA to acquire beneficial ownership of the Delta Centre-Ville hotel in downtown Montreal from InnVest REIT for a consideration in excess of $50M. The 33-story building with 711 hotel rooms is situated within close proximity of several universities and will be converted to student residences.
  • Oxford Properties in its acquisition of two residential apartment complexes located in Quebec City, Quebec, from Stephan Huot and 9092-6064 Québec Inc. for a purchase price of $83.5M.
  • A Canadian pension fund in various acquisitions, joint ventures and financings, in Canada and internationally.
  • A major investor, owner and manager of commercial real estate in its acquisition with a partner of a dominant regional shopping center in Quebec.
  • A Canadian pension fund in its direct investment in real estate in India.
  • One of the most important owners of office properties in Quebec in connection its acquisition with a pension fund of an office tower in Montréal.
  • A real estate investment trust in connection with its take-over of another real estate investment trust.
  • A subsidiary of a holding corporation of the Quebec government in connection with its acquisition of several hundred thousand acres of timberlands.
  • One of the largest investors, owners and managers of commercial real estate in Canada in connection with its acquisition of a former railway station and surrounding lands.