The Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS
John Whitney is a 4th generation WHITNEY Realtor with strong local expertise specializing in Industrial, Commercial and Investment Real Estate in the Region of Waterloo. The Whitney family has a long standing history in the Real Estate business in the Region dating back to 1911.
John graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with an honours degree in Urban Geography and Planning. He joined the family business in 1975 and is a member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR). He is a spokesman for the mid-southwestern Ontario Industrial and Commercial Real Estate markets.
Currently he leads an experienced team of professional agents and personally handles major real estate transactions across the Region. John has been involved in all facets of Industrial/Commercial Real Estate. Much of his time is devoted to Corporate Real Estate Services assisting the larger organizations with their real estate needs.
He was a founding member of Communitech (www.communitech.ca) and served as Chairman for 10 years. During his tenure as Chairman the Prosperity Council was formed. John was a founding member of Canada’s Technology Triangle (CTT), now known as the WREDC.