Broker | SIOR, CCIM
Derek Parker joined Colliers in July of 2018.
Licensed and active in Ottawa’s real estate community since 1984, Derek has solidified his brand as one of the city’s experts in the leasing and sale of industrial properties. During his career, Derek has developed many long-term relationships with clients. He prides himself that much of his business consists of repeat clients and referrals from other brokers who trust and rely on his expertise and industrial market knowledge.
With his SIOR and CCIM designation, Derek brings his experience, education and diverse knowledge of commercial real estate to Colliers Ottawa, bolstering a full complement of commercial real estate services.
Sale by P.C.L. General holdings Limited of four Ottawa industrial buildings consisting of 69 industrial rental units
Build-to-suit and sale of office/lab facility - Iridian Spectral Technologies
Computer Systems Engineering (3 years)
Real Estate License registered with the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO)
Memberships & Involvements
Affiliations and Memeberships:
Real Estate License – 1984
Broker’s License – 1988
SIOR designation – 2009
CCIM designation - 2010
Volunteered with Kidney Foundation
Former member of the South Ottawa Kiwanis Club
"Our companies have dealt with Derek Parker on every one of our commercial real estate deals dating back 20 years. His knowledge of the commercial real-estate market in Ottawa and surrounding areas is remarkable, and many times I call him with questions about certain parcels and he always knows the answers."
- CRS Contractors Rental Supply Ottawa, Kirby Shantz
"We have trusted Derek's consistently efficient, professional, yet low key manner for over a decade now. Derek has made a real difference in the successful completion of our real estate transactions." - Francis Fuels Ltd., Brent Francis
"I have relied on Derek Parker over the years to find me suitable office and warehouse space. I found Derek to be professional in his dealings, knowledgeable in the market for location and suitable price. I highly recommend his services to anyone looking for commercial real estate." - Accuro Inc., Geoff Stimpson
"Derek Parker has been an invaluable resource to our Ottawa operation. His service has been excellent, his market place knowledge - vast, and he has responded efficiently and professionally to all of our concerns. I would strongly recommend Derek as a "broker of choice". - ND Graphics Ottawa, Allyson Zeitz
"Thanks a million Derek for finding me the perfect property to expand my growing construction company. The price was right and the transaction between you, me and the seller was very professionally handled by you and closed on time with absolutely no problems. If I’m in need of selling or purchasing a property IN THE FUTURE, you will be my first choice as a broker. Once again, thanks a million." - Primrose Cartage & Excavating Ltd., Reg Stobo