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John Wallace

John A. Wallace*

Vice President, Office Leasing

*Sales Representative

Advisory & Transaction

License: *Sales Representative

John A. Wallace* Vice President, Office Leasing
Advisory & Transaction *Sales Representative
Toronto Downtown Commercial Real Estate 145 King Street West
Suite 1100
Toronto, Ontario M5H 1J8

Professional Experience


John Wallace joined CBRE in 1997 and is an office leasing specialist in Toronto's financial core, midtown and periphery markets. As a Tenant Representative, John's primary focus is on developing and implementing customized real estate strategies and solutions for his clients. His scope of services includes office relocations, renewals, subleases, lease restructurings and multi-office consolidations. John brings tremendous value to any project through his attention to detail, his ability to execute results, and his skills in maximizing leverage and financial savings for tenants. John has earned the business of a number of high-profile clients including: IBM, CIBC, JPMorgan Chase, Dow Jones, MasterCard, Sprott, Oracle, Fox Media, Waterfront Toronto, the British Consulate and the Province of Ontario.




4 Million sq. ft.

of Office Space Leased

500 Deals Done

Lease and Sublease Transactions Completed

$1.1 Billion

Total Transaction Value

Top 10

CBRE Toronto Office Leasing in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Professional Affiliations/Accreditations


  • LEED Green Associate
  • Member, Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) 
  • Member, Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA)
  • Member, Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA)




  • University of Western Ontario, Honours Bachelor of Science




  • Toronto Leaside Girls Hockey Association, 2013-2016
  • Victoria Village Hockey League, 2014-2016
  • East York Soccer Club, 2014-2015
  • Beaches Child Care Centre, Vice President, 2007-2009




  • AltaCorp Capital
  • Altamira
  • Black Creek Investments
  • Blair Franklin Capital Partners
  • BluMont Capital
  • Cambridge Mercantile
  • CAP Advisors
  • CDIC
  • Canadian Securities Exchange
  • Clarke Inc. / Geosam Capital
  • Fairwater Capital Corporation
  • Hamilton Capital Partners
  • Heidrick & Struggles
  • ITG Canada Corporation
  • Japan Finance Corporation
  • Marret Asset Management
  • Morgan Meighen & Associates
  • Office of the Integrity Commissioner
  • Office of the Financial Accountability Officer
  • Resource Capital Funds
  • Seven Seas Capital Management
  • SRK Consulting
  • Symcor


Significant Assignments


  • CIBC, 595 Bay Street
    364,000 sq. ft.
  • CIBC Trust Corporation, 55 Yonge Street
    143,000 sq. ft.
  • IBM, 4175 14th Avenue
  • CIBC Asset Management, 18 York Street
    79,000 sq. ft.
  • Province of Ontario, 2 Bloor Street West
    68,000 sq. ft.
  • CIBC Wood Gundy, 200 King Street West
    60,000 sq. ft.
  • Watson Wyatt Worldwide, 20 Queen Street West
    55,000 sq. ft.
  • Sprott Asset Management, Royal Bank Plaza
    48,000 sq. ft.
  • CIBC, 130 Adelaide Street West
    45,000 sq. ft.
  • JPMorgan Chase, TD Centre
    27,000 sq. ft.
  • IBM, 36 York Mills Road
    27,000 sq. ft.
  • IBM, 120 Bloor Street East
    23,000 sq. ft.
  • Robert Half, Brookfield Place
    19,000 sq. ft.
  • Vale, Royal Bank Plaza
    18,000 sq. ft.
  • Integrated Asset Management, 70 University Avenue
    18,000 sq. ft.
  • Lombard Insurance, 140 Wendell Avenue
    17,000 sq. ft.
  • Diageo/Wirtz Beverage, 134 Peter Street
    17,000 sq. ft.
  • Waterfront Toronto, 20 Bay Street
    15,000 sq. ft.
John A. Wallace* Vice President, Office Leasing
Advisory & Transaction *Sales Representative
Toronto Downtown Commercial Real Estate 145 King Street West
Suite 1100
Toronto, Ontario M5H 1J8

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