As a seasoned negotiator of over 30 years, Jan recommends numerous strategies and represents your interests as a creative thinker in order to set the stage to obtain the best possible results for you. Jan has been recognized by the Canadian Real Estate Association for her continued commitment to trust, integrity, service and knowledge. Jan has won numerous advertizing awards from RE/MAX Western Canada and RE/MAX International. Since 2004, she has consistently won the prestigious annual RE/MAX Platinum Award and the Victoria Real Estate Board (VREB) Gold Award. In 2016 & 2017 Jan received the RE/MAX Chairman's Club Award and was the Top Seller based on VREB Statistics for the highest number of transactions on Salt Spring Island.
Qualified as a managing broker, Jan has a Master’s Degree in Environmental Studies (M.E.S.) with specialization in Land Use Policy Analysis as well as a Diploma in Urban Land Economics (Appraisal Specialty). She has also completed the Vancouver Real Estate Board practical program in investment, commercial real estate, industrial real estate, and she has participated in numerous seminars with specific emphasis in negotiation.
Well qualified, Jan Macpherson is a member of the Real Estate Institute of British Columbia (R.I.B.C.) and is listed in the ExperBank as a Gulf Islands specialist. Fewer than five percent of all realtors in British Columbia, Canada, meet the qualifications for membership in this association of senior level real estate practitioners. In 2012, she was awarded the RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement Award. Fewer than 1% of RE/MAX Associates received this award that year, and it is awarded only once in a career. She was also awarded the Victoria Real Estate Board President's Award. Only 15 agents in the entire VREB membership earned this award in 2013.