Real Estate Services

Real Estate Services advises U of A how to best manage its real estate assets. We acquire and divest of land and buildings, and manage property rentals and leases. Our extensive services support U of A's vision and long-range plans.

What we do

Property management

  • Manage university-occupied properties
  • Manage university-owned properties occupied by third parties
  • Manage select income-producing ancillary properties
  • Oversee property taxes for university-owned and university-occupied properties


  • Manage university real estate acquisitions and dispositions
  • Gain board approvals, resolutions and Orders in Council for real estate transactions


  • We coordinate with the appropriate teams to support the university's Long Range Development Plan
  • Develop, consolidate and subdivide university land
  • Help investigate and carry out real-estate-related strategic plans

Commercial leasing

If you're looking to open a retail business, food service, office and academic service, visit the page on commercial leasing.