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Arapahoe Basin March 19, 2016 – Bruce Ruff on East Wall 2016. (Photo by Dave Camara)
Ventures

Embracing big new ideas at the earliest opportunity, we are a leading partner and investor in innovative real estate investments.

View of the Rooftop Patio at the Broadview Hotel Downtown Toronto.
Rooftop Patio – Broadview Hotel – Toronto, ON
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Broadview Hotel – Toronto, ON

Identifying potential early

Decades of expertise in the field of real estate and related technology enables us to identify and invest in new opportunities before anybody else, partnering with innovative start-ups and ventures to create new trends and transform promising ideas into the next big thing.

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We are fortunate to work with start-ups who are on the frontline of new trends and technologies which are well aligned with our objectives for innovation and continuous improvement.

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Meaghan Peloso

Chief Financial Officer, Dream Impact Trust

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Alate Partners – Toronto, ON

Finding opportunity in innovation

From ground-breaking workplace management platforms, to carbon-neutral electric vehicle solutions, we position ourselves at the intersection between real estate and technology, founding unconventional partnerships to recognize untapped potential and deliver impressive financial returns.

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Zibi – Ottawa, ON & Gatineau, QC
Green roofs at the Canary District with sunset skyline of downtown Toronto in the background.
Green roofs – Canary District – Toronto, ON

Investing in sustainability

From heating and cooling a community with district thermal energy in Zibi, to innovative green roof technology in Toronto’s Canary District, we develop and invest strategically in sustainable solutions that benefit the environment and also generate long-term growth and profitability.

A record of profitability

In 2014, Dream took over a distressed fund and transformed it into a leading development venture, providing it with unparalleled access to our impressive portfolio of projects and partners.

69% Net asset value in Toronto
Eau Du Soleil – Etobicoke, ON

Featured ventures

We invest in innovative new businesses that deliver impressive financial results.

Aerial Rendering of Zibi's water treatment plant.

District Thermal Energy at Zibi

We are harnessing the cool waters of the Ottawa River, capturing post-industrial waste-heat, and leveraging local clean hydro-electricity to provide thermal comfort to an entire community without any greenhouse gas emmissions.

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Bird Scooters

An affordable and environmentally-friendly way to get around our towns and cities, Bird is a reliable transportation option that results in cleaner air and less traffic.

Girl sitting on the Arapahoe Basin Ski Hill adjusting her snowboard.

Arapahoe Basin

Our Colorado ski resort is an industry-leader in conservation, limiting its use of resources and has a goal to be carbon neutral within the next 7 years.

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Broadview Hotel

Together with partners, we meticulously restored a landmark building that first opened in 1891, reimagining it as a 58-room boutique hotel and iconic gateway to Toronto’s East End.

Interior photo of empty Cluny Bistro & Boulangerie.

Cluny Bistro & Boulangerie

A stand-out venue in our world-class restaurant portfolio, we transformed this Victorian-era building into a restaurant offering non-pretentious menus inspired by France’s modern food movement.

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Gladstone Hotel

Perfectly located in a historic building between two of Toronto’s most creative neighbourhoods, the Gladstone Hotel is a unique representation of the neighbourhood’s art, culture and diversity.


Bring on bold ideas

We’re not afraid to think big, invest early or take the path less travelled. Our innovative investments are transforming urban life in smarter, better ways.

Building better communities

From sustainable building practices and community engagement to ethical corporate governance, we aim to make a positive impact wherever we operate.

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