The Home Team
Listing and Marketing Specialist
Personal Real Estate Corporation License
Team Leader Cal Kaiser’s relaxed and personable style take the stress out of buying or selling a home. And, along with Cal, our clients get an entire team of professionals to deal with every aspect of a sale or purchase.
Cal grew up on nearby Thetis Island, and started working with real estate clients in 1993. Since joining the RE/MAX team in 1997 he has won all awards available from RE/MAX, and become a member of the Hall of Fame for sales excellence.
When not hard at work, Cal, his wife Jane and their four kids enjoy biking, sailing and travel. Cal is a founding director of the Cowichan Trail Stewardship Society.
Real Estate Consultant, P.R.E.C.
David’s extreme attention to detail, superior service, extensive market knowledge, and passion are a great mix when it comes to helping clients choose the right home or make the perfect sale.
David has been with the Cal Kaiser team for 7 years, and previously was a small business owner for over 10 years. Dave’s success in real estate can be attributed to his willingness to go above and beyond for his clients.
In his off time David loves to bike, sail and hike with his family – as well as to fully take advantage of all that the Cowichan region has to offer, including farmers markets, boutique restaurants and live theatre. For the past 5 years he has volunteered as firefighter and medical first responder with the Maple Bay Fire Hall.
Real Estate Consultant
John is a Cowichan local with years of experience as a successful realtor and a background in mortgage financing. A true Island boy at heart, he graduated from high school in Shawnigan Lake and later obtained an undergraduate degree from the University of Victoria in both Economics and Psychology.
John worked as a mortgage broker for 15 years prior to becoming a licensed Realtor in 2009. His background as a licensed mortgage broker provides his clients the tools and knowledge to work around financing requirements when purchasing a home. John is committed to helping buyers find the right home in the Cowichan Valley or abroad.
During his off hours, John enjoys hiking, photography and kite boarding. John is an advocate for the protection and improvement of marine ecosystems; he currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Cowichan Estuary Restoration and Conservation Association.
Real Estate Consultant
Pierre is the newest member of the Cal Kaiser team but no stranger to real estate. Originally licensed in 1995, Pierre has been involved in over 1,600 transactions, making him one of the most experienced agents in the Cowichan Valley.
Pierre moved to the valley from the mainland in 1995 with his wife Tina, who was born in Duncan. Passionate about the lifestyle that Cowichan offers, he now considers himself a local.
Individual accomplishments include RE/MAX Hall of Fame and Lifetime Achievement awards, Platinum Club several times, and RE/MAX of Duncan’s top producing agent. He also has his Associate Broker’s license.
Pierre is very detail orientated and always works in the best interest of his clients. His extensive experience listing real estate as well as working for purchasers is a great asset to the team.
When not at work, Pierre can often be found cycling one of the sections of the Trans Canada Trail. He is also an active volunteer in the community including 15 years as a coach/director for the Duncan Basketball Association.
Proudly born and raised in the Cowichan Valley, Deena is the office manager for the Cal Kaiser Team and the friendly voice callers hear on the phone. Deena keeps the office humming and upbeat with her enthusiasm and happy nature. She is very organized and detail oriented, efficiently and accurately looking after all facets of real estate transactions, caring for our clients and overseeing paperwork.
With a background in the tourism industry and years working in the Whistler area, she is the event coordinator for the team and in charge of organizing community events and client appreciation parties.
Deena currently volunteers as a Director on the Board of the Honeymoon Bay Community Society as their Special Projects Coordinator. She loves living close to the Lake with her family and takes advantage of the great outdoors through hiking, camping, golf and gardening.
Accounting and Office Support
Jane is another Cowichan local, born and raised in Chemainus. She provides bookkeeping and office support, and brings to the team extensive expertise in data mapping. Previously she has worked in the fields of environmental planning and digital mapping for municipalities, forestry companies, first nations and consulting firms.
Jane enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, and her interests include mountain biking, hiking, gardening, and camping. Jane is a founding director and treasurer of the Cowichan Trail Stewardship Society.
Jessica recently re-joined the Cal Kaiser Team after a 7 year break, during which time she grew her family and explored work opportunities in the real estate software world. Jess worked for Cal between 2005 and 2009, before returning to us in June 2016 with a new wealth of knowledge in client care, and systems management.
As a master multi-tasker, Jessica will act as Deena’s right hand woman, as well as taking on projects of her own.
When she isn’t working, Jessica is the mother to three active children, manages her son’s hockey team, coaches boys baseball, and is the Co-Chair for the Drinkwater PAC.