A change of space: More developers eye office-to-residential conversions as demand for housing grows

110 O'Connor rendering
Montreal based Groupe Mach is considering a plan to convert this former DND building at 110 O'Connor St. into a residential complex. Image courtesy Groupe Mach
Editor's Note

This is the first in a series of articles exploring the issue of converting office towers into residential spaces.

The idea of turning offices that are past their best-before dates into apartments or condominiums is hardly novel, but real estate experts say the conversion trend is gaining momentum in Ottawa.
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