The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

November 24, 2008 15:29 ET

The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited: Behind the Scenes Tour of Downtown Toronto's Greenest Office Tower

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 24, 2008) -

Attention: Photo, Assignment, Business, Real Estate and Environmental Editors.

Media are invited to attend a behind the scenes tour of the $420-million RBC Centre, downtown Toronto's most environmentally friendly office tower. Rory MacLeod, Vice President and Divisional Portfolio Manager for The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd. will lead the tour.

The 1.2-million-square-foot-tower will be completed in June 2009 and has been designed to meet LEED NC Gold Standards. In addition to achieving considerable environmental milestones, Mr. MacLeod will explain how, through new technology and design, the building will achieve significant reductions in operating costs that will benefit both tenants and the environment.

The tour offers journalists a unique glimpse inside one of Toronto's most state-of-the art office buildings and will conclude with a topping-off ceremony where PCL will hoist a 15,000-lb portion of the tower's four-storey lantern. Special guests include Peter Sharpe, President and CEO, The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd., Gord Nixon, President and CEO, RBC Financial Group and Jose Placido, CEO, RBC Dexia Investor Services.

Date: Tuesday, November 25, 2008
Time: 10:00 a.m. - tour begins
Location: Simcoe Place - 200 Front Street
Suite 2207
Media will receive boots and hard hats and will then proceed to
the construction site

Photo opportunity: Between 11:30 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. a portion of the building's lantern will be hoisted for the official topping off ceremony. The ceremony will take place at the southeast corner of Simcoe and Wellington.

RBC Centre is owned and operated by The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited, one of North America's largest investors, owners and managers of commercial real estate. For more than 50 years Cadillac Fairview has been leading the way in commercial real estate with innovative design, development and management. Cadillac Fairview and its affiliates currently own and manage 83 properties across North America.

Cadillac Fairview is wholly-owned by the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, which invests to secure the retirement income of 278,000 active and retired teachers in Ontario.

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