Peter has fostered and maintained deep roots in the Kelowna/West Kelowna community. He moved to the area with his parents and 5 siblings at the age of 5 in 1958, the same year that Kelowna’s first bridge was constructed. Peter has seen this community grow from a small area that was part of the regional district through to today’s large center that has been granted City Status!
Peter is a permanent fixture in the area. From Kindergarten to graduation, marriage and the raising of 4 children. There are few facts that Peter does not know about the area. He is a wealth of information on the area. If you need something he knows where to get it and who to call. This has made him an invaluable resource to his clients and fellow Real Estate Agents.
Peter took over the Lakeview Heights Esso at Boucherie and Hwy 97 in 1977 and received community support from the local community. He Joined the Westbank Kinsmen (Charter Member) in May 1978 and continued to give back to his community though his involvement in their many functions. He was part of the founding membership of the Westbank Kinsmen Park Recreation Society established in 1986.
Peter takes his community involvement with Westbank Kinsmen very seriously and has held many executive roles. He was elected Life Member in 1998.
Peter entered the arena of Real Estate in 2002. Due to his many lifelong connections and his high level of personal character he was able to hit the ground running! He has earned the Master Sales Award, President’s Gold Award, Diamond Award, Director’s Platinum Award, and the Award of Excellence.
Peter became involved in the area of community planning in early 2000’s and chaired Westbank Town Centre Advisory Committee 2005-2006. He is passionate about creating a positive vision for West Kelowna today and into the future. In his function as a REALTOR® one of Peter’s passions has been assisting clients with land assembly, working with clients through the planning process, and consulting with clients to determine a property’s highest and best use. He is also knowledgeable and provides guidance to his clients interested in selling and purchasing commercial property.
As of February 29, 2016 Peter has officially retired however he remains an Unlicensed Consultant to Lisa and the Next Door Team!