TORONTO, Feb. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a release issued under the same headline on Friday, February 28, by Toronto Regional Real Estate Board, please note that the correct summit name is Peel Region Economic Summit, not York Region Economic Summit as previously stated. The corrected release follows:

Media are invited to attend the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board’s Peel Region Economic Summit on TRREB’s Market Year in Review & Outlook Report, taking place on March 2, 2020 at Mississauga Convention Centre.

In addition to insights on market data and fresh consumer research, the 2020 edition, entitled "The Time is Now," will focus on planning for growth in the GTA, because in order to solve tomorrow's problems, we need to plan and implement solutions now.

What: PEEL REGION ECONOMIC SUMMIT: Market Year in Review & Outlook Report
Location:  Mississauga Convention Centre, 75 Derry Road West (map)
RSVP: Limited seating available: Please send RSVP to

9:00 a.m.Opening Remarks
  • Welcome remarks from 2019/2020 TRREB President Michael Collins
9:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks
  • Mona Mavi, President, Brampton Real Estate Board
9:20 a.m. Market Year in Review and Outlook for 2020
  • Jason Mercer, Chief Market Analyst and Director of Service Channels, TRREB

  • Sean Simpson, Vice President, Ipsos

  •  Patricia Arsenault, Executive Vice. President, Research Consulting Services, Data Solutions Altus Group
10:15 a.m.Transportation Trends and Pressures in the GTHA
  • Paul Smetanin, President and CEO, Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis
10:30 a.m.Transit-Supportive Development Along Bus Corridors
  • Carolyn Kim, Ontario Regional Director, Pembina Institute
10:45 a.m.An Economic Outlook for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) and What it Means for Housing Affordability
  • Diana Petramala, Senior Researcher, Ryerson University’s Centre for Urban Research & Land Development
12:00 p.m.Closing Remarks
  • 2019/2020 TRREB President Michael Collins     

Media Inquiries: Mary Gallagher, Senior Manager, Public Affairs 416-443-8158

The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board is Canada’s largest real estate board with more than 56,000 residential and commercial professionals connecting people, property and communities.