Doug has been working in Real Estate for over 5 years now. Being raised in small town lakeside Niagara he has been living in Hamilton since graduating from McMaster University with B.A.’s in Sociology and Social Work. His career in Social Work has been mainly in Mental Health with a focus on Emergency Psychiatry. He has been employed at both Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Hamilton as well as with Trillium Health Partners in Mississauga. Throughout his work he has always been a caring and compassionate individual who is client focused, an active listener and persistently looking for the most positive of outcomes. Doug has enhanced skills and strengths in advocacy communication and organization that he brings with him to every real estate transaction.
Growing up in Niagara, living in Hamilton and having worked in the GTA for many years, Doug is confident in his knowledge of the real estate market throughout and beyond the Golden Horseshoe.
Doug has been living with his family in Hamilton’s Kirkendall neighbourhood for over 35 years and has witnessed the evolution of Hamilton. Raising 3 children, he and his wife have been actively involved in the community and enthusiastically taking advantage of the greater Hamilton and it’s multiple attributes. These include the features associated with being within the Niagara Escarpment, the exploding restaurant scene, the uniqueness of each BIA, the organized sports, the academic choices, the evolving bay front, the proximity to Toronto and Niagara and the numerous other qualities.
Doug is in his element when he is cooking and entertaining family and friends. He also likes to take advantage of the many cycling/hiking trails throughout the area, he travels and is focused on staying fit.
Doug approaches his Real Estate career enthusiastically and is keen on assisting and supporting others in one of the most important decisions of their life.