W.P.J. McCarthy and Company Ltd.

As a truly full service real estate firm, W.P.J. McCarthy and Company is proud to offer a variety of services to our selected clients. Our Company provides a full range of real estate services for both commercial and residential properties. We remain current, knowledgeable, and skilled in all of our disciplines and are committed to offering our abilities and expertise to our Tenants, clients, and partners who we work with on a collaborative and engaged basis. Below is a list of the services we provide.

  • Property Management
    1. Our company owns and manages one of the region’s largest private real estate portfolios and has grown and nurtured this portfolio with a dedication to active and engaged property management. When managing property for third parties, we use the same approach that has made us successful as the managers of our own property. We are experienced in the management of commercial, retail, and industrial properties. Professional property management is crucial to the performance and long term appreciation of real estate assets – our company understands this and knows how to implement successful property management strategies.Our firm is an active member of the Institute of Real Estate Management and through this organization our agents have earned the Certified Property Manager designation. Our firm has also been designated as an Accredited Management Organization through the Institute of Real Estate Management.
  • Property Development
    1. We are experts at real estate development from the initial concept through the planning stages and to the preparation of construction plans and budgets. We regularly oversee projects from individual tenant improvements to the completion of full scale projects. Our company also reviews development plans for clients who wish to gain an objective analysis on the feasibility and viability of their own project.
  • Commercial Property Sales and Acquisitions
    1. W.P.J. McCarthy and Company is a licensed real estate brokerage that maintains membership in the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, the British Columbia Real Estate Association, and the Canadian Real Estate Association. We have facilitated numerous sales and acquisitions of large commercial properties on behalf of our clients and ourselves in a wide range of asset classes. Please view our current commercial listings here.
  • Residential Sales and Purchases
    1. W.P.J. McCarthy and Company is a licensed real estate brokerage that maintains membership in the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, the British Columbia Real Estate Association, and the Canadian Real Estate Association.Our team of agents is highly educated and experienced and has concluded numerous transactions in several different markets throughout Metro Vancouver. Our brokerage is very unique and different from most other conventional residential firms. Our agents do not compete against each other for clients or listings. Instead, our agents work together on every single listing that comes through our office. This gives each of our clients an entire team working for them. Furthermore, all of our agents are paid on a salary and not on commissions – our only motivation is the goals and needs of our clients. Finally, by being selective with the amount of listings we take on, we make sure that each client and property is a major priority and is given the attention it deserves. Our agents are present for all showings, conduct regular open houses, and communicate on a personal level with each and every client. Please view our current residential listings here.
  • Real Estate Consulting
    1. Our firm offers the highest quality of consulting to a select group of elite clients. President William McCarthy is one of the regions preeminent real estate consultants and has acted as the exclusive consultant and adviser for some of Metro Vancouver’s largest companies and land owners, with a focus on the strategic positioning and development of their real estate portfolios. Mr. McCarthy has consulted on all varieties of real estate and business matters and has worked internationally on many assignments. He is a member of the Counselors of Real Estate, the highest accreditation the independent real estate consultant can achieve, and has experience in litigation support and as an expert witness.
  • Lease Negotiations and Tenant Representation
    1. As both Landlords and Tenant Representatives, our firm has the unique perspective of analyzing lease transactions from both sides of the table. By understanding what motivates the Landlord, and what is required by the Tenant, we are able to structure lease negotiations and agreements which are favourable and equitable to both parties.
  • Contract Negotiations and Drafting
    1. Our company has negotiated, written, and concluded thousands of real estate agreements on an assortment of projects and assignments. We work closely with our team of lawyers and accountants and are able to negotiate and enforce favourable terms for our clients.
  • General Contracting, Project Design, and Construction Management
    1. Our firm has coordinated and managed the design and construction of numerous projects. We have successfully completed projects for commercial, institutional, and residential uses. We work regularly with our team of architects, contractors, sub-trades, and suppliers and have access to every professional trade group required to design and construct a successful project.


As our firm regularly engages our own resources and finances, we respect and understand how important our client’s resources are. When engaged in any of these services, our company performs to the owner’s and client’s objectives, always within accepted professional standards and guidelines and to the highest ethical standards.