We are a dynamic group of professional real estate agents dedicated to Greater Victoria’s condo, townhouse & strata market. The Condo Group Real Estate specializes in sales and marketing for condominiums. Having helped our clients buy and sell in hundreds of different buildings in Victoria, our expertise in strata sales is unparalleled in the industry. We have a vast depth of knowledge of Greater Victoria’s neighbourhoods and buildings. We’ve helped over 2,100 individuals, families and investors buy and sell their strata-titled property. We have also marketed over 30 new condo developments, tour every new building in Greater Victoria and have read the strata documents for more than 400 buildings. We have been successfully connecting condo buyers with condo sellers in Victoria for over a decade.
Meet Your Victoria Condo Experts
With a background in commercial sales and specializing in project sales and marketing, Tony has an extensive history in the Victoria real estate market. He is also a well-known leader in the real estate community and is often featured in presentations or asked for his insights on condo-related media stories. Tony is a perennial MLS Gold Award winner and has also won the prestigious MLS Special Gold Award. From 2011-2015, Tony was the number one REALTOR® for number of strata sales.
Tony is a former member of Canada’s National Cycling Team and was awarded the Fair Play Award in 2002. He is also an avid runner, road and mountain cyclist, cross-fit athlete, and triathlon competitor. Sport has played a massive role in Tony’s life, teaching him a strong work ethic, how to be a team player, and how to lead. Together with his wife, Erinne, who is a 2008 cycling Olympian, he wants to help ensure as many kids get a chance to play organized sports as he can. They have started an initiative called Guardian Athlete to help kids from less fortunate backgrounds get into sports. He helps other organizations in the Victoria community, too, including Our Place Society, The Mustard Seed, Power to Be, 100 Real Estate Agents Who Care, and “Journey,” an initiative to build homes in third-world countries.
At the core of it, though, Tony is a family man. He is the proud dad to Xavier and Catalina, and, fun fact; he owns a modest mango farm in the Philippines with his sister.
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Born and raised in Victoria, BC, Chris knows all of this city’s neighbourhoods, homes, condo buildings, and projects. He uses his expertise every day in his work, and real estate agents from all over Victoria come to Chris to pick his brain on strata-related questions. However, he is just as experienced in the single-family market, using his 10+ years of experience to his advantage. He is a multiple MLS Gold Award winner and has also received the prestigious MLS Special Gold Award.
Chris attended Northwood University in Dallas, TX on a golf scholarship and then the University of Victoria. With his wife Francesca, he is the proud father of two boys, Abel and Everett. Outside of The Condo Group Real Estate, Chris loves golfing, especially with Abel, skiing, travelling, playing hockey, and spending time with his family. He has been in attendance at a "perfect" baseball game with the Seattle Mariners, and in 2016, he attended the iconic Indianapolis 500.
In the community, Chris is a part-owner of the popular local restaurant The Village Torquay and was invested in a local organics business. He also supports 100 Real Estate Agents Who Care and The Mustard Seed.
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Amy is at the heart of The Condo Group Real Estate, the integral tie between the real estate agents and the admin team. She is an incredibly detail-oriented powerhouse who makes sure the office is running perfectly. She started in real estate at the age of 16 and has been a fully licensed REALTOR® since 19. Since then, she has earned her Managing/Associate Broker’s licence, making her the youngest person in the Victoria Real Estate Board to accomplish that feat.
In the community, Amy has been involved with the Mary Manning Centre for child abuse prevention, Our Place Society, Victoria Women's Transition House and Big Brothers Big Sisters. Amy is proud to support many environmental initiatives including ensuring that The Condo Group earns the Vancouver Island Green Business Certification each year.
Outside of work, Amy is out running triathlons, playing soccer, or creating something wonderful. (She has had her artwork featured at The Village Estevan!) She is proud of her extensive art supply collection, joking that she owns more supplies than some art teachers. Amy comes from a large family with five siblings, and her mom, Cathy Braiden, is a top-producing agent at RE/MAX Mid-Island Realty. Her two cats, Rocky and Yoshi, are absolute delights who love it when Amy settles in at home to play some old-school video games. Pac Man, anyone?
Andrew is an exceptionally well-versed real estate agent, having helped over 250 clients purchase and sell properties and real estate investments, including condos, townhomes, houses, duplexes, multi-plexes, commercial strata, and even one hobby farm! He has facilitated condo sales in almost every prominent building in downtown Victoria and the surrounding area. Andrew has been an MLS Award winner since 2009, and an MLS Gold and Silver Award winner from 2010 until present.
Besides being a REALTOR®, Andrew is also a certified French teacher and chess guru. He taught high school English in Paris from 1997-1998 and then, after moving to Taiwan to study Mandarin in 1999, he opened and ran a chess school in Taiwan from 2003-2008. (It’s still open and running today!)
Andrew and his wife Shu-Hui have two children, Jasmine and Joshua, and together, they enjoy camping, hiking, and cycling all over Vancouver Island. He still enjoys teaching languages, chess, and tennis, but most of his efforts are spent on teaching his kids, but he has taught (and will in the future) volunteer chess classes at Oaklands.
Since 2009, the Hobbs family has sponsored a boy name Abel in Malawi through SOS Children’s Villages. Over the course of his time as a Realtor, Andrew has donated to BC Cancer Foundation and their Ride to Conquer Cancer, MS Society of Canada, Operation Smile, Canadian Mental Health Association (Ride, Don’t Hide), and Alberta Fires Relief.
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Mike has been in the top 1% of all Realtors in Greater Victoria from 2011 to 2016 in total number of condos and townhouses sold. He is also in the Victoria Real Estate Board’s MLS Awards’ Club as a multiple Gold Award winner, and in 2015, Mike was awarded the prestigious MLS Special Gold Award for his high standard of excellence throughout his career.
Being born and raised in Victoria has given Mike a vast knowledge base to educate his clients on the historical market growth and on today’s current demographics. Mike’s experience in and knowledge of depreciation reports, strata bylaws, regulations, strata plans and fees, engineer’s reports, and remediation and special assessments comes from his extensive portfolio of business and in-depth studies of hundreds of strata buildings in the city.
Mike and his family have a big love for the island and the outdoors, and, when Mike isn’t working, you can find them on the slopes, golfing, camping, or exploring the many amazing hiking trails. Mike is also a past professional golfer with over 60 wins worldwide and is a proud member of the Gorge Vale Golf Club and sponsor of the Island Professional Golf Tour.
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With over 300 transactions in Greater Victoria, Kevin is at home with The Condo Group Real Estate Ltd. He has been a real estate agent since 2011 and has helped sell-out a number of large developments. He has a ton of experience helping clients secure pre-sale investments.
Looking to move to Victoria? Kevin is a relocation specialist. Consistently working with many clients from Vancouver, Northern BC, Edmonton, Calgary and Toronto, he will work with you and help elevate your knowledge on current local market trends which will prepare you for for success in Victoria’s Real Estate Market.
Kevin has played soccer locally in the VISL since 2005 and has competed at every level; achieving many titles and trophies wth his teams along the way. A multiple VREB MLS Award winner, Kevin continues to help our company create the best Real Estate experience possible.
Kevin loves all dogs, but is especially fond of Labrador Retrievers. He has been a lab breeder for over 20 years and his work remains in good standing with the Canadian Kennel Club. (We’ve seen his puppies, they’re adorable.) Boxers also have a special place in his family.
Kevin and his wife, Yolande, together live with their son, Ethan, in View Royal. As a family, they love to participate in many activities around the city, and Ethan usually has them running from sporting event to sporting event, as any active 10 year old would.
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Brad is part of The Condo Group Real Estate's development sales team, and he has been involved with The RailYards, 989 Victoria, and other local projects here in Victoria. With a varied background in finance and entrepreneurship, Brad understands all that goes into launching new condo projects. Previous to real estate sales, he worked in corporate social responsibility, private equity and venture capitalism, and real estate investment and development.
In the past, Brad worked with TD Waterhouse as an investment advisor, helping clients secure their financial futures with stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and alternative investments. He has syndicated many real estate projects by raising over $70M of investment equity and has been involved with projects, as a developer, in Victoria’s downtown core market.
Prior to his start in the financial world, Brad worked in the charitable and non-profit sectors with the Kindness Crew, connecting the world through kindness and inspiring, educating, and mobilizing people to commit acts of community service around the world. He even co-wrote two books and was featured on Good Morning America and CNN. Today, he still tries to make time to speak about the importance of giving back and having fun at the same time.
Brad and his wife, Tamara, have a son, Jude, and as a family, they enjoy spending time with their extended families and love to swim, walk, hike, and experience the wonders of Vancouver Island.
He has a passion for cooking and, after he finished high school, he enrolled in cooking school to continue following his passion. Andrew has worked as a dishwasher, executive chef, business manager, and even as a restaurant owner in Ucluelet, BC. He looks back fondly on his 15 years in the food services industry and considers his success in that part of his life essential experience and perspective to his current life. As a chef, he had the opportunity to feed people from all walks of life and had the fortunate opportunity to speak with these people face-to-face.
Previously with Burr Properties and the single-family market, Andrew has shifted to focus on the condo market and development sales. He has the local knowledge of what makes each part of this city great and is ready to help you find your next beautiful home.
Outside of The Condo Group Real Estate, Andrew is married to his wife, Livia, and they have a son named Francisco.
In his spare time, he and his family enjoy taking day trips past Sooke or up into the Cowichan Valley. Anywhere by the water, whether it is a lake, a river, or the ocean, is where they like to be.
Born and raised in beautiful Victoria, BC, Haden loves the city and its residents. He takes pride in his client-relationship-based approach to buying and selling real estate and strives to provide the highest level of customer service. At all times professional, knowledgeable and efficient, Haden will show you how your real estate goals can be achieved. Using the most up-to-date marketing strategies and current market trends, you will feel confident in the expertise and service you receive from Haden in making your real estate decisions, whether buying a new home or selling your current home.
When Haden is not working, he is studying real estate development at UBC’s Sauder School of Business. For fun, he enjoys exploring Victoria and the surrounding areas by hiking or boating with friends. He is a sports enthusiast and plays team and individual sports, including soccer, squash and waterskiing. Travelling and learning about different cultures has always been a passion.
Haden is actively involved with the community, taking part in events such as the TC 10K and Jingle Mingle. He also actively sponsors and organizes fundraising events for charity including King of the Cups and a Casino Royal Poker night, with funds going to the BC Cancer Foundation and the World Food Program.
Raegan started with The Condo Group Real Estate in 2017, coming to us from a background of project sales & marketing, and DFH Realty. He works with both buyers and sellers for their Victoria real estate property needs, and he has worked on large, new construction condo projects, including 989 Victoria and Lyra Residences. Raegan is well-versed in Victoria’s neighbourhoods and brings his knowledge to each of his client relationships.
He grew up in Maple Bay, BC on Vancouver Island, so he knows exactly what makes this part of the world such a great place to live. He graduated from the University of Victoria with a degree in Social Science.
When Raegan isn’t working or in school, he loves to spend time with his dog, Jada, make use of his membership at Victoria Golf Club, or play a variety of other sports. Raegan played four years of Junior hockey and graduated from the Athol Murray College of Notre Dame, playing for the Notre Dame Hounds Midget Hockey Club. He also donates his time to the MS Society participating in numerous charity events during the year.
Born in Victoria, BC and raised on Vancouver Island, Jeff has an expansive and native knowledge of Victoria and its coveted real estate market. He has been a licensed REALTOR® since 2008 and has worked hard to create a strong client base. He helps both buyers and sellers, whether it’s a first-time purchase, growing into a larger home, investment properties or downsizing. With his expertise of the area and all of the beauty and amenities Victoria has to offer, Jeff is a well-versed agent who can help you find your next perfect home.
In his spare time, he is an avid soccer player, mountain and road biker, fisherman, and he enjoys yoga to help stay limber so he can continue to enjoy his active Victoria lifestyle. Together with his wife, Catherine, Jeff also enjoys embarking on roadtrips and other adventures.
Jeff sits on the Prospect Lake District Community Association as Vice President and is a Saanich Community Association Network Representative.
Whether you are looking for your first condo, selling your home and moving across town, or helping an elderly relative transition to an assisted living situation, you can rely on John to be a proactive & trusted advisor throughout the process. With over 15 years of experience, he's learned that every client requires a personalized level of service. You can rest assured that he will handle every transaction with genuine care and sincerity.
John was born & raised on Vancouver Island. Prior to his Real Estate career, he worked as an advertising consultant for 13 years at the local community newspaper chain. He worked closely with a diverse group of local businesses formulating and implementing campaigns across Vancouver Island. This fast paced, deadline driven, detail oriented environment dovetailed perfectly with his moving to real estate in 2003.
Education and staying up to date with the latest innovations & certifications is important to John, he regularly attends Victoria Real Estate Board courses, and currently holds both the Accredited Buyers Agent & Seniors Real Estate Speciality designations. Further to real estate, John is an avid volunteer. He currently belongs to the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Columbia Lodge #2. Their annual events, such as Ton of Love, help to generate thousands of dollars for local charities and families in need.
Outside of his busy work & volunteer schedule, he enjoys an active lifestyle playing ball hockey, cycling and weight lifting. Fun fact - John enjoys spending spare time painting Model Figures!
A second-generation real estate agent and closely connected to The Condo Group Real Estate through family, Austin began her real estate career at the young age of 16. Initially helping her mother, Darien, in pre-sale developments and working on her father’s job sites, Austin gained extensive experience in marketing, coordinating, & sales. After attending York University in Toronto for Communications, she spent 3 years working in Vancouver for a prominent developer in the sales and marketing division. Now, after working on over 15 different developments across Vancouver & Victoria, including The Promontory and Two Waters, Austin is achieving her expert status in the real estate market!
When she isn’t working, you may find this brunch enthusiast at one of her favourite spots: The Village in Royal Oak or The Ruby! Austin spends most of her free time with her boyfriend, Trevor, and her Australian Shepherd Kobe going on hikes, swimming in the lake, or hanging out at the beach. A travel fiend, Austin loves to see new countries and experience different cultures – ideally Portugal for their wine & fine tapas!
Catherine joined The Condo Group Real Estate in 2017 and came to us with a strong career in development sales and marketing. She earned a Visual Studies degree from the University of Calgary in 2014, graduating on the Deans List.
She is originally from Calgary, AB, but she has been visiting the island since she was a child and knew she always wanted to live here. With Victoria’s abundant history and array of architecture, plus the pull of the Pacific, Catherine knew where home would be next.
As an artist and a photographer, Catherine spends much of her time immersed in her surroundings and enjoys travelling to experience other cultures and ways of life, and she has been everywhere from Europe to South America. She is passionate about nature conservation and animals and considers it vitally important to protect and improve the world she loves to travel, and she volunteers her time to contribute design work for conservancy associations and to participate in events like beach clean-ups.
Catherine loves movies and is a self-proclaimed video game nut. She has an equestrian background and used to show jump competitively, and she is the proud owner of a pure-bred Bengal cat named Finn, or rather Finnegan Foxworth Meadows.
Allie has a natural ability to lift people's spirits and help others, making her the perfect person to be at the forefront of our office. She started in the restaurant service industry 10 years ago, working her way up from hosting to management. She was born and raised on Vancouver Island in a family of six siblings, and later moved to Victoria to attend Camosun College.
In the community, Allie is proud to support and fundraise for many causes, including the SPCA, Lawn Summer Nights, and Power to Play Victoria.
As a lover of the outdoors, she spends most of her time outside of work camping and hiking with her husband and their two dogs, Gunner and Josie. She has done numerous races and events, including the TC10K, Tough Mudder, and multiple Run Disney half-marathons. As long as there are churros at the finish line, Allie is game to run any race. Makes sense to us, have you had those delicious treats before?
Darien is a well-known expert in the development and real estate industries, specializing in new home sales. She has been in the industry for over 25 years and involved in over 2,500 sales. Her primary focus now is in sales management and consulting with developers, helping projects move through the sales process from pre-sales to finished inventory. With her skills in sales training, relationship selling, and site management, Darien’s focus is on building successful teams to ensure a project’s overall success.
Born and raised on Vancouver Island, Darien is another member of our team who knows this city exceptionally well. In recent years, Darien has worked on the Janion, Union, Black & White, and 989 Victoria projects, plus many others here in Victoria.
She has been married to Norm for over 25 years and has three children: stepson Keenan, son Brayden, and daughter Austin. When Darien isn’t helping prep the future of Victoria real estate, you can find her enjoying the outdoors, live theatre, and time with family and friends. With her positive attitude, she takes joy in the little things and laughs out loud, a simple but powerful motto by which she lives her whole life.
Working hard on his Urban Land Economics program through the University of British Columbia, Neil joined The Condo Group Real Estate in 2018. He began his Real Estate Career as a coordinator at one of the development sites for Rennie Marketing in 2016. Now as a strong member of The Condo Group Real Estate, he plays a vital role in the development areas of the company, implementing systems for success that agents utilize on a daily basis. A proud tech wiz, Neil is always staying up to date with the newest devices and gadgets – wait until you see him play Mario Kart!
When he’s not working you could find Neil on the golf course with a few buddies or spending quality time outdoors with his girlfriend and family. A hockey fanatic, he has experience refereeing the odd game or two. Which comes in handy during our in-house competitions, someone needs to stay level headed!
Chauncey has lived from coast to coast in Canada and finds Vancouver Island to be the best place in the country by far!
After attending the University of Western Ontario, Chauncey chose to pursue his love of cooking and graduated from the renowned Stratford Chefs School with Honours. He then worked in Hospitality for a decade as a Chef, Server and General Manager, overseeing the operations of many restaurants before his love of travel led him to teach English in Taiwan and South Korea. After five years abroad, Chauncey returned to Canada and began his real estate career in Toronto. Focusing mainly on Pre-Construction condo sales Chauncey eventually worked directly with many of Canada's largest multi-family developers.
He is well versed in investment real estate and is still a member of the Toronto Real Estate Board. He has helped a large number of clients relocate to the Island and being licensed in both provinces, he is uniquely positioned to facilitate a transition from Ontario.
Chauncey is an avid fly fisherman and more recently a student of the game of golf. When not working, you can find him on the links at Gorge Vale Golf Club or chasing Steelhead on one of the many remote Vancouver Island rivers.
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The sale went so smoothly! Andrew Hrushowy was so easy to communicate with – and I loved the pictures, they made the house look amazing!
Andrew, and later Mike, were exceptionally professional. They immediately built a great sense of trust with us.
Kevin Jones was fantastic. He called me immediately when the condo that I liked was available. The Condo Group is definitely the way to go.
I really felt comfortable talking with Brad. He eased any worries I had about selling and explained things in full detail. I would highly recommend him to my friends.
Jeff is an outstanding, knowledgable realtor and was helpful and supportive throughout this process. I have worked with other realtors over the years, but Jeff is exceptional – so lucky for us!
Chris Gill and The Condo Group were extremely professional and made the selling process very easy. They anticipated everything and took care of so much. I’m truly grateful for the positive experience.