Owen Yates (Personal Real Estate Corporation) is a licensed broker specializing in the sale of residential development land. With over a decade of experience, Owen has established himself as one of Metro Vancouver’s premier Land and Investment brokers. In 2017, Owen continued to raise the bar by completing UBC Sauder School of Business’ Broker’s Business Planning and Financial Management Licensing Course earning his Associate Brokers license.
Owen has built his career by uncovering opportunities and assisting his clients to realize the property’s highest and best use. He provides his clients with cutting edge resources, including in-depth market knowledge and concise property analyses, essential to making well-informed and strategic real estate decisions. This approach, along with his extensive experience in the acquisition, assembly and disposition of development properties, has assisted Owen in selling over half a billion dollars worth of real estate.
Owen continues to volunteer his time to help improve how Commercial Real Estate Practitioners conduct business throughout British Columbia. He currently sits on the board of the British Columbia Commercial Council (BCCC) as Past-Chair and was previously a Director of the Commercial Division with the Greater Vancouver Real Estate Board.
Graduating from the Marketing Management Commercial Real Estate program at BCIT, Owen has extensive experience in Investment Analysis. He started his real estate career working with some of North America’s leading private real estate developers coordinating 500+ residential units.
In addition to his professional accomplishments, Owen is the proud father of three young children and an avid golfer and soccer player.