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choice of de­vel­op­ing their own space in con­form­ity with its master plan for the park.

“I wouldn’t say it’s am­bi­tious,” Shirley said of the pro­ject’s scale.

“The lo­ca­tion and tim­ing is ap­pro­pri­ate – it’s lo­cated just out­side the town next to Me­gaMart; there is a lot of traf­fic in the town which makes this lo­ca­tion per­fect for a lot of busi­nesses – new and ex­ist­ing.”

The BPO space could mean up to 1,000 jobs, which in turn would be “a cap­tive au­di­ence” for re­tail­ers and

restau­rants in the Bloom­field Park, he said. “Who wouldn’t want to set up a busi­ness at this lo­ca­tion?”

Bloom­field is the fourth pro­ject by Proven REIT and its first com­mer­cial en­deav­our. Its res­i­den­tial de­vel­op­ments to date in­clude: 8 Kingsway – com­pleted and fully sold out; 21 Sul­li­van Av­enue – to be com­pleted in

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