Rod MacKay has built a reputation, much like his company, founded on reliable service, honesty and hard work. Born and raised in Vancouver, he attended Magee Secondary, then later the University of British Columbia, where he obtained a Bachelor of Commerce and Business Administration Degree, majoring in Urban Land Economics and Finance. First licensed in 1978, he became a partner at Tourigny, Hall & Associates in 1980 and in 1982 co-founded Maude, MacKay and Company with then partner Christopher Maude.
Now the sole owner, President and Managing Broker, Rod specializes in residential and investment real estate sales and plays an integral role in all aspects of the company.
Rod has strong roots in the community and has always had a passion for sports. Over the years he has coached and served on executive committees for baseball, softball and soccer. He has long been involved, with Kerrisdale Little League, Vancouver Community Baseball, Kerrisdale Soccer and West Side Girls Softball, and is an outstanding member of the community.
A consistent top producer, with 34 years experience in the industry, Rod is committed to personal, hands on service with integrity.
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Christopher J. Maude
Christopher Maude has been in the real estate industry since 1978. He has been responsible for initiating the acquisition of income-producing real estate and the commensurate structuring of equity offerings for both development projects and existing buildings. One of the original founders of Maude, MacKay & Company Co. Ltd., Christopher started Maude, MacKay & Co. with a focus on investment real estate. While Christopher still acts as an investment advisor, consulting and analyzing for clients as far as the UK, his primary focus is on real estate sales and management in West Vancouver, downtown and the west side of Vancouver.
Christopher holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of British Columbia as well as a diploma in Urban Land Economics from the same institution. He attended St. George’s School in Vancouver and remains an active member of their alumni.
Micheal has held a Real Estate license since 1982 and has been and continues to be active in both residential and commercial sales. Michael looks forward to serving his past clients and new clients.
Robert Hensel has been involved in the real estate industry since 1994. His primary focus is on Residential sales all over Metro Vancouver where he was born and raised. He began his career as a real estate appraiser in 1994 with Johnston, Ross and Cheng Limited. In 1998 he became a mortgage broker and is currently employed with MAC Mortgage Approval Corporation. He also operates his own mortgage fund called Safeco Mortgage Limited.
He holds a Real Estate Appraisal Diploma, in 1997 was awarded CRA designation from the Appraisal Institute of Canada, and is a designated member of the Real Estate Institute of British Columbia. He is part of the Mortgage Brokers Association of British Columbia, Real Estate Institute of British Columbia and Mortgage Investment Association of British Columbia.
Vancouver born, and educated at the Universities of British Columbia and Toronto, Dan also holds a diploma in Urban Land Economics (Appraisal), and was certified by the Investment Funds Institute of Canada. Subsequent to an earlier career in pharmaceutical commerce and industry, Dan has served clients with absolute integrity for 30 years in residential, commercial, industrial and investment real estate, including property management and independent fee appraisals.
A former member of the Real Estate Institute of British Columbia, his previous working associations were with Macaulay Nicolls Maitland, A.E. LePage, United, Keystone and Sutton Group Real estate companies where his considerable experience included brokerage management and corporate nomineeship.
Dan’s volunteer and community service history includes long-standing directorships and executive positions in national fraternal life insurance, non-profit seniors’ housing, cultural,educational, business and professional organizations, and his church.
Brad has 35 years (licensed in 1977) of residential experience focusing on the Westside of Vancouver. He has an intimate knowledge of Vancouver which stems from being a 4th generation westside Vancouverite. Though being born and raised in Vancouver, Brad possesses knowledge of worldwide markets and trends as he is well traveled (having visited over 75 countries).
Having lived and worked in Vancouver his whole life he knows the history of Vancouver and is aware of the typical changes, hence, he has a excellent understanding of Vancouver market trends and of the probable future of Vancouver real estate by street and area.
Richard was born and raised in Vancouver, and has travelled extensively for work and pleasure. He obtained a B.A. from SFU, a B.Ed from UBC, and a M.A. (City Planning) from UBC. He joined the City of Vancouver as an Urban Planner and worked for over 26 years on projects ranging from the waterfront redevelopments to neighbourhood plans. He brings a wealth of expertise to the firm, with in-depth knowledge of residential design, commercial development, project management, and zoning/permit processes. A BCIT diploma in Landscape Design complements his interest in parks and public amenities.
As a recent addition to the firm as a licensed broker, he looks forward to utilizing his background in servicing your real estate and development objectives. Richard is specializing as a Buyer’s Agent for the firm, drawing on his detailed knowledge of the Lower Mainland to satisfy client needs.
Brent Coulson has been a licensed British Columbia realtor since 1989. During the past 23 plus years, Brent has had a successful career throughout the province, having mainly listed and sold residential properties in the Lower Mainland. Brent has also worked in residential and vacation home sales in Northern B.C. and Vancouver Island.
Brent grew up in New Westminster and stills calls the Royal City home.
Having studied Marketing Management at BCIT, and continually upgrading with various courses, Brent has been able to utilize his education in the real estate industry.
Brent is very knowledgeable of the changing markets in the Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley areas.
Polly Eng has been in the real estate business since 2004 focusing on residential sales in Greater Vancouver area. She has also been involved with acquisition and property management of residential, commercial and recreational property.
Polly holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Marketing from University of British Columbia. She was a Nortel Networks Major Accounts sales executive for switching and optical transmission systems for 14 years traveling extensively throughout Canada and continental US.
Her community service work has included volunteering at West Point Grey Academy, Crofton House School, Vancouver Thunderbird Hockey, Kerrisdale Little League and Vancouver Heritage Foundation.
Andrew grew up in the middle of Vancouver, around 25th and Cambie. His passion for real estate has come from many years being involved personally with Multi-unit residential and Industrial/commercial properties. Plus over the last 30 years, he and his lovely wife Martha have always owned their own home.
Years ago, high in the hills of Burnaby at SFU, Andrew had the goal to become a high school history teacher. After completing all requirements, deciding then it might be better to take some Commerce courses, just in case, he completed a minor in Business Admin and proceeded to take some MBA courses.
This led to a career at Xerox Canada in Sales, and the enterperneur spirit took hold: leaving Xerox with another Sales Rep, they started Duke’s Cookies, which led to 7 stores. They sold out, taking control of a fledging energy effiencieny lighting company – Orion Scieintic – building it into a leader in the marketplace. And then for 15 years owning and building up a construction/commercial roofing company. As they say, he knows a little bit about everything.
Andrew very much enjoys dealing with people, helping them understand real estate and the process. He wants to keep his clients informed, offer them service and expertise, while trying to make it a “good” experience.
Andrew has many passions: his lovely wife Martha, his adoring son (Robert Markus – actor/singer), his love of golf and the outdoors, and finally just helping people. He has been involved with coaching many a youth athletic team over the years, and was Vice-President of Celebrate Canada Society (a non profit org.) and the 25th Club Captain at the University Golf Course in Vancouver.
He welcomes discussing with buyers or sellers the prospect of owning or buying Real Estate in British Columbia. He has been involved in home, condo Multi-unit/apartment and office strata sales. Call him at (604)802-4753.