About Us

Realstar Group is one of Canada’s leading privately
owned real estate investment and management companies.

Since 1974, we have consistently identified high-yielding
investment opportunities, with particular emphasis on
the multi-unit residential and hospitality sectors..

Over 40 years
of consistent success

Fully integrated investment
and service platform

More than $6 billion of
assets under administration

197419761978

197519771979

> Realstar Group founded in 1974 by Jonas Prince and Wayne Squibb
> Constructed first property in Bradford, Ontario
> Constructed a 221-unit apartment building in Kitchener, Ontario
> Constructed a 157-unit apartment building in Barrie, Ontario
> Acquired existing apartment buildings in Ontario and Northeast U.S.

REALSTAR GROUP 1974 - 1979

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70s

70s

19801982198419861988

> Formed asset management business
> Expanded Canadian multi-unit residential business
> Took public multi-unit residential company private
> Acquired Delta Hotels & Resorts
> Continued U.S. expansion
> Expanded Delta into Southeast Asia and the Caribbean
> Acquired publicly traded PageCorp and its 4,500 units to the portfolio

REALSTAR GROUP 1980 - 1989

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80s

80s

19811983198519871989

> Expanded Delta to become Canada’s largest privately owned hotel chain
> Acquired Days Inn master franchise rights from Hospitality Franchise Systems
> Continued growth in the multi-unit residential sector
> Designed, built, and managed Powerade Centre
> Formed partnership with Ontario Teachers Pension Plan and CIBC
> Formed a strategic relationship with the B.C. Pension Fund

REALSTAR GROUP 1990 - 1999

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90s

90s

19911993199519971999

19901992199419961998

> Multi-unit residential portfolio grows to be one of Canada’s largest
> Established Realstar International in London
> Acquired primary healthcare portfolio across the UK
> Formed joint venture with Accor SA in Canada
> Acquired UK Holiday Inn portfolio
> Realstar European Capital Fund 1
> Keystone Manufactured Housing Funds I & II

REALSTAR GROUP 2000 - 2010

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00s

00s

20002002200420062008

20012003200520072009

> Formed Realstar Apartment Partnership I & II with
leading Canadian institutional and high net worth individuals > Keystone Manufacture Housing Fund III
> Added Realstar European Capital Fund II & III
> Established Multi-residential portfolio in London, UK
> Expanded Multi-residential Asset Management platform with bcIMC in Canada
> Continued growth of Days Inn and Motel 6 brands in Canada

REALSTAR GROUP 2010 +

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10s

10s

201020122014

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