As British Columbia’s original Real Estate Developers, Ledingham McAllister has played a major role in the province’s construction and community industry with a solid and continuous history of commitment, integrity and performance dating back to 1905 when the company started operations in the Mount Pleasant area of Vancouver.
Since 1984, when Ward McAllister joined Bruce Ledingham to form Ledingham McAllister Group of Companies, we have successfully created, built and sold thousands of new homes and communities throughout British Columbia.
From our architects and engineers to our construction trades people, we work with the best in the industry. We are dedicated to constructing buildings designed for durability in our climate. We are constantly researching new products, construction methodologies, and design concepts in order to build better homes for you and your family.
At Ledingham McAllister, we are dedicated to creating quality homes in superior locations and providing our customers with long-term investment value. We are committed to high standards in everything we do. Our past was built on it, our future depends on it.
A MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT
As the President and CEO of Ledingham McAllister, I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself. As the owner of a locally-owned business that has been in successful operation for over one hundred years throughout the province of British Columbia, I am proud that our company has continued to stand the test of time over the course of many cycles of market fluctuation. Ledingham McAllister is now well into its second century and continues to reach for new heights as one of British Columbia’s most respected builders.
Our mission statement is not only to meet but exceed customer expectations. When people look to Ledingham McAllister they see a company that is deeply rooted in this province’s history and our reputation is paramount to us. Our communities are built to extremely high standards and I take great pride that our purchasers can be assured their home is being built by a company that helped form British Columbia into the province it is today.
Ward McAllister, President
BUILDING BC SINCE 1905
With early projects dating back to the construction of the Hudson Bay store in downtown Vancouver, the Granville Street bridge, and the infrastructure for the Vancouver International Airport, Ledingham McAllister has long been recognized as a leader in the construction industry thoughout British Columbia. A small excavation company operated out of George W. Ledingham’s backyard would soon grow to become one of BC’s largest road building and underground utilities companies before its aggressive move to the construction of multi-family residential communities. By 2004, Ledingham McAllister had become the second largest builder of woodframe condominium homes throughout the province and is continuing its tradition of excellence by developing a solid reputation for building trendsetting high-rise towers throughout the province.
OVER 50 DEVELOPMENTS AND 5,000 HOMES
When you purchase a home from Ledingham McAllister you can be assured you are buying with the confidence that comes from a builder that has been in the business for three generations; consistent quality, integrity, and performance. Ledingham McAllister’s commitment to exacting standards of design, engineering, construction, and fine finishes ensures a home of enduring quality and value. In addition, your home is covered by a comprehensive ten year warranty provided by one of Canada’s largest insurance underwriters: Traveler’s Guarantee. At Ledingham McAllister, we are dedicated to the creation of quality homes in superior locations and providing our customers with long term value.
WARD MCALLISTER – PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Ward has nearly 30 years of experience in the construction and development industry throughout British Columbia. He establishes and manages the overall vision and objectives of the company and is active in the acquisition, design, approval, construction and marketing of all Ledingham McAllister communities. He is the immediate past president of the Urban Development Institute (Canada) and was the past president of the Urban Development Institute (Pacific) for three years and a Director for the past 20 years. Ward has received many awards and mentions for his contribution to the industry and community. He is considered a chief spokesman for the housing and real estate development matters with all levels of government and community in Canada.
MANUELA MIRECKI – SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING & DESIGN
Manuela is a marketing professional with a business degree from Simon Fraser University and has over 15 years of experience working with leading real estate development companies throughout North America. She is responsible for the overall strategic planning and execution of all branding and marketing efforts of Ledingham McAllister communities and is also an accredited member of the Institute of Residential Marketing.
NADEE MYERS – SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, SALES AND SALES ADMINISTRATION
Nadee has over 10 years of experience in the development industry. She is responsible for the overall management and administration of sales for all Ledingham McAllister communities.
BRIAN LEUNG – VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS
Brian has been a member of the Ledingham McAllister team for nearly 15 years and works closely with the President and CEO in regards to development, leasing and property management of our commercial properties. He is also responsible for managing the overall office including staffing, human resources, and IT. Brian has a Bachelor of Arts in Geography from Simon Fraser University and is an active member of industry activities and events.
ROGER MOORS – VICE PRESIDENT, ACQUISITIONS
Roger has over 35 years of experience in the development industry throughout British Columbia. He has been highly active in the Urban Development Institute over the course of his career. Currently, Roger oversees the land acquisition activities at Ledingham McAllister.
BOB ESTEY – VICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT
A Dalhousie University graduate with a Masters in Architecture, Bob has worked on many reputable buildings in the lower mainland for over 20 years. Born and raised in Vancouver, Bob has received awards for residential design and tackles each project with passion and commitment to creating a better home experience. At Ledingham McAllister, Bob oversees the planning, design and development of new residential communities throughout the lower mainland.
TERRY YEE – ACTING CO-CFO & DIRECTOR OF TAXATION
Terry has been with Ledingham for six years. Her previous experience includes 17 years in public practice accounting with KPMG, where she specialized in tax matters pertaining to the real estate industry. She is a Chartered Accountant and is responsible for all tax matters for the group of companies, and recently assumed the role of acting co-CFO.
Ledingham McAllister is a leading entrepreneurial and well-established real estate
development company. Our company has over 110 years of successful building and
construction in British Columbia. Commitment, integrity and performance are the
hallmarks of our company having recently completed various master-planned
communities such as Waterscapes, Brentwood Gate, Silhouette and coming soon
Southgate Village. In addition to our master planned communities, we are in the
construction and planning stage of in excess of 20 projects encompassing commercial,
mix use and residential projects.