About Us

Founded in 1988 by President, Wayne Smithies, under the trade style of CB Commercial and CB Richard Ellis Property Management and later privatized and established as Martello Property Services Inc. in 1998.   Martello has been a trusted and accountable real estate advisory and management firm for more than 25 years and operating under its original trade style since 2007.

Martello is a standalone fee management company that provides consulting, asset management and property management services to the retail, commercial, industrial, residential rental and strata markets for clients who wish to hand off the operational and often financial decision making to experienced professionals.

With three offices to serve you in Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary, we manage more than 6 million square feet of floor space throughout Western Canada.  Our portfolio includes all types of real estate from strip shopping centers, regional shopping centers, small office buildings, large downtown complexes, industrial portfolios, residential rental buildings, mixed use buildings to various types of strata properties.

Our staff includes portfolio managers, strata managers, technical service advisors, operations managers, administrators and accountants.  All of our managers maintain and update their licenses annually as required by the Real Estate Act.  Our in house accounting team is led by a seasoned Chartered Accountant from our Vancouver office, where industry specific software is utilized to prepare detailed reports to meet the specific requirements of each owner.

The Company is active in the Building Owners and Managers Associations, and maintains current membership with CHOA, ISCS, NAIOP and the Real Estate Institute of British Columbia. 

Martello has become one of the most trusted real Estate advisory firms in Western Canada as a result of our pride of management and commitment to our Code of Ethics.

Our clients include private investors, syndicators, strata corporations, family estates and institutional owners.  Over 90% of our new Clients come to us through referrals.  If you haven’t been referred to us directly have a look at the rest of our site for industry specific information as well as our extensive library of case studies that show not only what we have done, but also what our clients have to say about us.

Meet the Team