If Starbucks had a store in Nuns Island, it would have created high traffic at Place Du Commerce. At lunch time, the ESSO service station has a Tim Hortons, you will get a feel of Nuns Island. The REM is coming in 2021
Consumers home buyers may decide on a neighbourhood to search for a house. Business corporations will base on data insights to choose a location to open a store.
When searching for a new home, buyers usually consider the usual suspects: square footage, number of bedrooms, amount of sunlight. Vanessa Pappas, global head of audience development for YouTube in 2015, had another factor in mind as well: coffee shop proximity. “Coffee is important,” says Pappas, “It’s our daily ritual, and we always go to see our friends who work there. It makes us feel like part of the neighbourhood.”
It turns out that easy access to quality java has broader implications. Call it the Starbucks Effect: Proximity to a local coffee shop has a very real, and positive, effect on home values, new data shows.