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About Us

We are a locally owned and operated boutique commercial real estate firm that prides itself in providing exceptional customer service. Combined, our Principal partners have over 65 years of experience in providing commercial real estate services. Our longevity is a testament to our client focused approach.

We are Responsive

We know what it’s like to get lost in the shuffle of “big business”, that’s why we always answer your call. Whether you’re a start-up looking to expand your office space, a property owner looking to divest your investment, or a building owner looking for a property manager, we are here to help you.

We are Client-Focused

At Custom Realty your needs are our needs. At Custom Realty we listen to you. We ask a lot of questions to ensure that we’re able to provide you the service specifically tailored for you. We believe that your success is our success.

We are innovative

Let’s face it, finding the right space to lease or the right client for your property isn’t easy. We don’t shy away from the tricky requests, in fact we thrive on finding creative, out-of-the-box-solutions for our clients. We know the Lower Mainland market, from the North Shore to the outskirts of Langley, from industrial lands to office and retail. We do the leg work so you can focus on your core business.


Jolene Foreman

As Managing Broker of Custom Realty Ltd. and her almost 20 years of experience and specializations in property management, property maintenance and full commercial real estate, Jolene has the scope to support dynamic clients and assist them in planning for future growth opportunities.

Known for getting the job done, Jolene is responsive and actively takes the time to learn what her clients want and need. For Jolene, the process is more than a transaction, she genuinely cares about her clients. She values the relationships she has with her clients and remains available to them throughout their buying/selling/leasing journey, including once they’re settled in to their new space.


  • Entrepreneur Under 40 – New Westminster Chamber of Commerce Platinum Award, 2019
  • Customer Service Excellence – New Westminster Chamber of Commerce Platinum Award, 2018

Bill Berry

Bill brings with him over 45 years of experience in the field of property management. No matter the size of project, Bill is attentive, client driven and values focussed.

Projects have included managing regional shopping centers, apartment buildings and industrial sites.

Bill brings his years of experience in dealing will all aspects of property management and looks forward to continuing to provide exceptional service to the valued clients of Custom Realty.

Andrea Salazar

Andrea is a Leasing and Sales Associate at Custom Realty. She brings with her a wealth of experience in client care, with over 17 years as a Service Director in the airline industry.

Andrea works alongside your Leasing and Sales broker; she will help guide you through the leasing and sales process. In her role at Custom Realty, she continues to provide our clients with exceptional care.

With formal education background in Peace and Conflict Studies. Andrea is focused on ongoing education; she continually jumps at any opportunity to learn and grow. When not working, Andrea enjoys time with her family, traveling the world and reading!

Andrea is fluent in Spanish, English with basic knowledge in French.

Haysie Chan

Haysie has over five years of administrative and human resources experience in the public and private sectors. She brings exceptional organization skills and draws on her problem-solving and interpersonal communication skills to offer superior customer service in her role as an administrative assistant.

Haysie is fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin and English and has a Bachelor of Social Sciences in Politics and Public Administration and a Human Resources Practices and Development Certificate.

Pierros Xanthakos

Originally from Greece, Pierros has a lengthy background in plumbing and janitorial services. Pierros has been with Custom Realty for nearly 20 years, and as maintenance supervisor, he coordinates and completes all our janitorial and maintenance repairs. There is no job too small or complex for Pierros, as he genuinely enjoys fixing things.

Robert Wan, CPA

Robert is a Chartered Professional Accountant of British Columbia (CPA) with experience in accounting, auditing and taxation. He has five years of accounting experience that includes performing complete accounting for companies. At Custom Realty, Robert oversees all the daily accounting functions related to property management, including bank reconciliations, monthly closings and financial statements. Robert has a Bachelor’s degree with a specialization in accounting from the University of British Columbia.


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