Senior Vice President | Personal Real Estate Corporation
With 30 years of experience in commercial real estate, John has an excellent reputation in the Vancouver marketplace and has consistently been one of the top office leasing brokers in Colliers’ Canadian operations. John has been involved in excess of 1,900 lease transactions totaling over 12,000,000 sq. ft. in the lower mainland.
He has also been involved in a number of the large and complex commercial real estate transactions representing both Landlords and Tenants. Strong client advocacy skills, combined with his inherent capacity to secure the most strategic opportunities possible, have created a track record of success for his clients.
John’s personal attributes include enduring client relationships, maintaining a long term business outlook, subtle persistence and delivery of a high level of service to his clients. John is one of the top brokers in Canada and has been involved in excess of 1,900 lease transactions totaling over 12,000,000 square feet.
Current Landlord Representation:
• Polaris Realty (Harbour Centre) – 999, 555 & 515 W. Hastings St.
• Austeville Properties – 475 W. Georgia St.
• Kwan Development – 609 W. Hastings St.
• Ocean Pacific Management – 999 Canada Place
John is active with assisting Vancouver's major corporations with the relocation or renewal of their premises including:
• Simon Fraser University
• Vancouver City Savings
• Finning (Canada)
• Rapid Transit
• Eastside Games
• Bank of Nova Scotia
• Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi
• Wylie Crump
University of British Columbia – 1983
Marketing Management - Capilano College 1984
Memberships & Involvements
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, Urban Development Institute, Real Estate Council of British Columbia (RECBC), Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver
Polaris Realty, Austeville Properties, Scotia Bank, Western Forest Products, Interfor, Vancouver Film School