Taso is an enthusiastic professional in the commercial real estate industry, never having lost his passion. Nothing gives him greater pleasure than to see people realize their goals, whether it is a long-standing client or a new one. Executing client requirements has always played a pivotal role for Taso throughout his career of over 33 years.
Early on, Taso realized the importance of running a client-focused business first-hand and these invaluable lessons, along with his work, ensures clients goals are met, and have made him the natural choice to those he advises.
Throughout his career, Taso’s focus has been real estate development (with an emphasis on retail), as well as Investment Sales. This has given him the opportunity to gain comprehensive knowledge and expertise from planning to fruition on developments and adding an additional layer of expertise when advising on Investment Sales.
In terms of retail, he has worked with most national and regional retailers who paint the Canadian landscape and has completed deals with such retailers as Walmart, Home Depot, Food Stores, LCBO, The Beer Store, all Canadian chartered banks, Canada’s restaurant chains, and over 20 Shoppers Drug Marts. He is often engaged to source and secure the appropriate sites within a respective market. Clients bring him in early on developments to consult on the development strategy, merchandising strategy, and lead the site planning. His eye is always on the proforma, looking to meet or beat expectations. Taso also has the ability to turnkey developments to those seeking that level of service.
With a global perspective and on-the-ground local expertise, Taso has been involved in transacting over $1.5 billion in real estate across a variety of asset classes and has consulted on over 2 million square feet of retail developments alone.
Taso is a member of RECO, TREB, and OREA.
Paramount Fine Foods (www.paramountfinefoods.com)
Fresh East - By Paramount (www.fresheast.ca)
201 George Street N
For Sale: Office
Lakeshore Road and Strachan Road
For Lease: Retail
11846 Tecumseh Road E
For Sale: Retail