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Brett Aikman*

Leasing Manager

*Sales Representative

Asset Services

License: *Sales Representative

Brett Aikman* Leasing Manager
Asset Services *Sales Representative
CBRE Global Workplace Solutions 18 King Street East
Suite 1100
Toronto, Ontario M5C 1C4

Professional Experience


Brett oversees all leasing and marketing functions in Asset Services across a broad portfolio of industrial, retail and office properties owned by third party clients (11+ MSF).

His primary focus is on renewals, listing of vacant space, co-ordination of sublease approvals, tenant co-ordination, negotiations and management of the brokers representing each of his clients to support his client’s overall objectives.  Brett has managed to negotiate over 160 lease transactions since joining CBRE in excess of 3,000,000 square feet of office and industrial properties.

Before joining CBRE, Brett was a National Leasing Specialist at IBM Canada Ltd. from February, 2006 to March, 2014.   He was responsible for transaction management and strategic planning of IBM’s portfolio of 6 MSF of office and industrial properties across Canada and the Caribbean.  

Prior to joining IBM, Brett was a corporate real estate advisor for Avison Young and Royal LePage Commercial, focusing on office leasing in the west end of the Greater Toronto Area.




  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons), Urban development at the University of Western Ontario
  • Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
  • Member, Toronto Real Estate Board
  • Member, Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO)

Lease Transactions


Major lease coordination transactions include:

Transaction, Type, Size (SF)

  • 9195 Torbram Road, Brampton, Industrial 393,930 
  • 1001 Thornton Road South, Oshawa, Industrial 369,500 
  • 3500 Steeles Avenue East, Markham, Office 349,489 
  • 89 Walker Drive, Brampton, Industrial 344,000 
  • 6780 Creditview Road, Mississauga, Industrial 324,690 
  • 777 Creditstone Road, Vaughan, Industrial 216,122 
  • 245 Consumers Road, Toronto, Office 123,170 
  • 45 Commander Boulevard, Scarborough, Industrial 117,179 
  • 8555 Torbram Road, Brampton, Industrial 115,000 
  • 100 Gough Road, Markham, Office 111,840 
  • 1800 Irsonstone Manor, Pickering, Industrial 110,497 
  • 280 Indstrial Parkway, Aurora, Industrial 105,000 
  • 4175-14th Avenue, Markham, Office 100,815 
  • 770 Palladium Drive, Kanata, Office 85,555 
  • 1303 North Service Road, Oakville, Industrial 81,577 
  • 1360 Rene Levesque Boulevard, Montreal (Sublease), Industrial 74,693 
  • 40 Airport Boulevard, Bromont, Industrial 71,815 
  • 4611 Canada Way, Burnaby, Office 71,212 
  • 1283 North Service Road, Oakville, Industrial 66,697 
  • 3939 Nashua Drive, Mississauga, Industrial 66,045 
  • 1400 Commerce Way, Woodstock, Industrial 66,010 
  • 100 Wynford Drive, Toronto, Office 53,767 
Brett Aikman* Leasing Manager
Asset Services *Sales Representative
CBRE Global Workplace Solutions 18 King Street East
Suite 1100
Toronto, Ontario M5C 1C4