Thomas Ashcroft

Principal
Industrial

  • Edmonton
  • Suite 2100
  • 10111 – 104 Avenue
  • Edmonton, AB T5J 0J4 Canada

Thomas Ashcroft started his career with Avison Young in 1997 after completing his Bachelor of Arts Degree at the University of Alberta. Now a Principal with Avison Young, he specializes in the Industrial market.

Thomas has earned is reputation as one for Edmonton’s most knowledgeable and respected agents and has brokered over 600 transactions representing over 7,000,000 square feet of real estate. Thomas prides himself on being on top of the market and in many cases ahead of market trends. Clients appreciate this forward thinking attitude and knowledge as it allows them to capitalize on market trends or prepare themselves for future adjustments. 

Some of his more recent notable transactions include: Kane Veterinary Supplies Renewal and Expansion (84,327 sf), Hamilton Metals (15,000 sf on 2.5 acres) Hopewell Development Corporation (assembling of 50 acres in south Edmonton, 75 acres in west Edmonton, 240 acres in Leduc County and 110 acres in St. Albert), C-Tech/Dover Corporation Renewal (29,600 sf), Hughes Petroleum (3.5 acres), Circor Energy Products Renewal (39,495 sf) and Veka Canada (sale of 32,000 on 6.5 acres and lease of 32,205 sf).

Thomas and the Avison Young Team have just listed Hopewell/CREIT’s Horizon Business Park which will total over 1.3 million square feet when fully leased.

Thomas consistently brings valuable experience to all areas of the industrial area including corporate relocations, rationalizations of real estate buildings, strategic asset acquisitions and sales, leasing and Tenant mandated renewals, Industrial Investment transactions and land assembly. Thomas has had the privilege of working with Canada’s largest landlord’s and many national and international companies.

Thomas was proud to serve for two years on the Executive Committee of Avison Young Alberta actively assisting in the strategic planning and stewardship of the Partnership. Thomas also is actively involved in the community through fundraising and volunteering for many campaigns and events including The Support Network.

Credentials

Professional Credentials

  • SIOR

Education and Designations

  • Bachelor of Arts (Economics) – University of Alberta