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Bart Vanstaalduinen

Executive Managing Director, Industrial Practice Leader–Western Canada

Bart Vanstaalduinen joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2019 at the firm's Vancouver office, where he is currently executive managing director and industrial practice leader for Western Canada.

Bart is integral to the continued growth of Newmark Knight Frank's industrial practice in Canada. He represents public and private corporations leasing new space, renewing existing leases, subleasing redundant space and relocating to new build-to-suit premises. Bart also advises pension funds, REITs and private equity firms on acquiring and selling investment properties and helps developers acquire land for new projects.

Bart joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2019, after nearly 17 years as a vice president in Cushman & Wakefield's Vancouver office. He previously worked in industrial sales and leasing at CBRE for more than five years.

Partial Client List

London Drugs
The Beedie Group
Canada Cartage/Direct Limited
National Importers
Canada Post
NEXII Building Solutions
Canadian Tire
NRI Distribution
Churchill International Sony
Fisher & Paykel Appliances Tech Data
Ford Waste Management

Significant Sales Transactions

  • Recipe Unlimited Corp. headquarters, 199 Four Valley Drive, Vaughan, ON: industrial investment sale, $42.0 million
  • Dominion Triangle development lands, Port Coquitlam: $35.0 million
  • Maple Leaf Foods distribution center, 100 McLeod Avenue, Saskatoon, SK: industrial investment sale, $25.0 million
  • 8205 Dallas Drive, Kamloops, BC: industrial investment sale, $21.0 million
  • Sony distribution center, 65 North Bend, Port Coquitlam, BC: owner-occupier sale, $19.25 million
  • 1060 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC: investment sale, $10.1 million

Significant Lease Transactions
As a tenant representative

  • NRI Distribution: several properties, 500,000 SF
  • Direct Distribution: 1005 Derwent Way, Delta, 106,000 SF
  • LKQ Corp.: Golden Ears Business Park, 105,000 SF
  • Canada Cartage Systems: 1488 Coast Meridian Road, Port Coquitlam, 96,000 SF
  • Tech Data: 7415 Nelson Road, Richmond, BC, lease renewal, 77,772 SF

As a landlord representative

  • 2821 Production Way, Burnaby, BC: new industrial lease, 233,603 SF

Professional Achievements

  • President's Round Table, Cushman & Wakefield, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2017 and 2018
  • Top 10 Vancouver, Cushman & Wakefield, 2017
  • Top 30 Nationally, Cushman & Wakefield, 2011

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, NAIOP

Personal Affiliations

  • Minor hockey coach

Bart earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in marketing and finance from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University. He attended the university on a hockey scholarship and was the hockey team co-captain.

Bart Vanstaalduinen
Bart Vanstaalduinen
Executive Managing Director, Industrial Practice Leader–Western Canada
925 West Georgia Street
Suite 1100
Vancouver British Columbia, V6C -3L2
T  604.256.2402
Fax: 604.676.7206

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Areas of Specialization
  • Tenant Representation
  • Landlord Representation
  • Industrial

Years of Experience
22 years