We could tell you about the many real estate development opportunities and projects here in Saint John. But we think you should see what’s going on for yourself.

Develop Saint John is pleased to share all the latest developments with you. 


August 1, 2019

–Development of Iconic Location Will Add To The Growing Vibrancy of Uptown Area– August 1, 2019 – SAINT JOHN, NB—Local developers, Stephen Brittain and Lee Seale, today announced plans to build a six-story wood frame mixed commercial and residential development in Uptown Saint John at the corner of Canterbury Street and Grannan Lane. The site…

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December 18, 2018

Develop Saint John has something to celebrate today. They were just notified that they are being honoured with an international digital award for their website design. Now in its third year, International Awards Associates (IAA) announced that the Develop Saint John web design took top spot in the Property Developer category of the 2018 Vega…

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Saint John Community Loan Fund and Historica Developments to be Recognized at the Outstanding Business Awards

October 2, 2018

October 2, 2018 (Saint John, NB) – In a surprise result, two development projects shortlisted for the inaugural 2018 Developer Award ended in a tie. The City of Saint John and Develop Saint John will co- present the Award, originally planned as one, to two deserving local projects at the upcoming Outstanding Business Awards (OBAs)…

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Architectural Design Firm Wanted for Architectural Conceptual Design

May 22, 2018

The District Education Council (DEC) has recommended that a new K-8 school be built in Saint John, New Brunswick’s Central Peninsula. There is tremendous opportunity to ensure that the new school is a model of innovation. In response to this important opportunity, Develop Saint John was requested by the DEC, in partnership with Living SJ,…

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April 19, 2018

–Redevelopment of Location Will Add To The Vibrancy of the Southern Peninsula– April 19, 2018 – SAINT JOHN, NB—Develop Saint John announced today that the former Salvation Army Centre of Hope, vacant since 2014, is to be purchased by Saint John development company Mike Cavanagh Homes Inc. for an undisclosed amount. According to Mike Cavanagh,…

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Spruce Lake Barge Facility Open For Business

April 11, 2018

–Barge Facility Provides “Highway to the Ocean” for Large-Scale Modular Fabricators —   April 11, 2018 – SAINT JOHN, NB—Develop Saint John announced today that the Spruce Lake Barge Facility had its inaugural load-out by Lorneville Mechanical Contractors Ltd. of two massive 120,000 cubic feet, 200 ton refining modules destined for the Irving Oil Refinery…

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Develop Saint John Announces Sale of Two High Profile King Street Properties

March 29, 2018

–Development of Iconic Locations Will Add To The Vibrancy of Uptown Area–   March 29 – SAINT JOHN, NB – Develop Saint John announced today that Integrity Real Estate Investment has acquired the properties at 91 King Street, at the corner of Charlotte, and 22 King Street, at the corner of Canterbury, with plans to…

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New Location Announced For New Brunswick Museum

February 22, 2018

SAINT JOHN (GNB) – The provincial government will purchase a portion of the former Canadian Coast Guard property in Saint John as the future site of the New Brunswick Museum. “Your government recognizes the important role that the New Brunswick Museum plays in our cultural community and to the tourism industry, both in Saint John…

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Sod-Turning Held For New Field House In Saint John

February 21, 2018

SAINT JOHN (GNB) – Construction has begun on the new $26.5-million Greater Saint John Field House. “Your government recognizes the importance of investing in infrastructure to stimulate the economy and improve the quality of life of New Brunswick families,” said Energy and Resource Development Minister Rick Doucet. “The investment in the Greater Saint John Field…

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Planning Underway For New Interchange On Route 1 In Saint John

February 13, 2018

SAINT JOHN (GNB) – The provincial government is investing $1.2 million in 2018-19 to begin planning for a new Route 1 interchange in Saint John and four-way traffic signals at two busy Saint John intersections which will improve safety and traffic flow and will allow for increased economic development. The government will undertake pre-construction work…

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Transition To New Develop Saint John Model Approved

October 2, 2017

Saint John Common Council approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to move forward with the transition to a property development organization, currently referred to as Develop Saint John. The new model will strategically consolidate real estate work of Saint John Industrial Parks (SJIP), the Saint John Development Corporation (SJDC) and the City’s own Real Estate…

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