Born and raised in the Philippines, Winston has lived in Vancouver for over 25 years. His integrity and his passion for Vancouver’s local charm and appeal sets him apart as a unique resource with global experience sought after by clients and industry associates.
Since 2007, Winston has worked with clients from all continents, except for Antartica…for now. Knowledge of 3 languages – English, Tagalog and Mandarin, and 3 dialects -- Cantonese, Hokkien, and Taishanese, in addition to global travel allows Winston to bridge the cultural barriers and earns him the trust of his clients.
As a Realtor®, Winston started his career focused on land analysis and assembly, which later on encouraged him to elevate his knowledge by joining Magnum Project Marketing. He was humbly mentored by industry veterans where he was able to celebrate success moving over CA$250M worth of Cambie Corridor projects like Forty Nine West, 41 West at Oakridge and 35 Park West. Given his experience in land acquisition, resale and project sales, Winston is currently with Alabaster Homes, which he calls very dearly his second “home”. Winston and his team at Alabaster is now moving over CA$110M of various ground oriented homes.
As an entrepreneur, Winston is adaptable to the various scenarios that define each relationship. He knows how to analyze the market relatively and provide clients with relevant information to make informed decisions.
Winston is involved in his church and various organizations. He has gained extensive knowledge of schools, neighbourhood nuances and city trivia that he would be happy to share with you.
Languages: English, Tagalog, Chinese - Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, Taishanese
"As a first time buyer, Winston was definitely a blessing! His professionalism, vast knowledge, dedication and commitment is unrivalled. I will not hesitate to recommend Winston, with him at your side you can be assured everything is seamlessly [cont'd]
- E. & H. Ribaya, Burnaby, BC
"I would highly recommend Winston Chan for anyone needing a professional, hardworking, knowledgeable and patient realtor. I first worked with him back in 2007 when we bought our first townhome, recommended him to some of my friends and got his [cont'd]
- N. & C. Onoya, Richmond & South Surrey
"Winston, we were very pleased with the dedication you showed while selling our home. You worked diligently to make the sale happen.You showed our home nearly every weekend, and if you could not be there, one of your [cont'd]
- N. & L. Sheehan, Vancouver, BC
"The thought of moving houses is already overwhelming by itself, add selling and buying, and the whole idea will make me just settle in my old home instead. Winston, thank you so much for all the hard work [cont'd]
- A. Ceniza, North Delta, BC
"you did a marvelous job of helping us sell our former house in richmond and purchase our property in north delta. you knew right away where to take us after telling you my wish list, that it had to be [cont'd]
- R. & M. de Sequera, North Delta, BC
"This was probably the miracle I've been waiting for. I would like to thank Winston Chan for his persistence despite our negativity. Everything I wanted in a place is already there. It's elevated, like Wellington in [cont'd]
- M. & A. Damondamon, South Surrey, BC
"I feel so lucky to have Winston Chan as my realtor. He is kind and warm hearted. He helped me a lot on finding my dream house. Thanks to his proficient knowledge about Vancouver housing market, we found the house [cont'd]
- D. Zhang, South Surrey, BC
If you'd like a competent real estate professional by your side, Winston Chan, is the one to work with. My wife and I are active real estate investors and know the West Side market quite well. Winston's knowledge of the [cont'd]
- George & Maita Verdolaga/Vancouver Westside
I was introduced to Winston by a common friend via e-mail. We first met in White Spot Oakridge mall during my visit to Vancouver with the family last October 2017, as we live in the Philippines. [cont'd]
- C. T. & C. T.