Getting to know John

John is one of the nicest people you will ever meet. John has made a successful career in Real Estate because John cares for his clients. John has been known to put on his tool belt to fix gates, doors, windows, squeaky floors, and a whole lot more AND even help his clients move into their new home. Before John chose a career in Real Estate , he was a finishing carpenter. John knows how to build homes and sell homes, what a great combination.

John is married to Doreen and is an awesome father to 4 beautiful children. Every chance John gets, he is with his family. They like to get out for a walk into Fish Creek Park and in the summer take long bike rides, it would be correct to say that John is a nature nut. John loves to run, this summer, John will run in his 16th marathon in 14 years!

John has had the opportunity to go to Mexico in the past few years to help with home building (Sunwest Christian Fellowship) and Samaritans Purse Shoe Box Distributions. These trips are not only an adventure, but also part of who John is , helpful, caring and has a real desire to help those who are less fortunate.

John Has lived in Calgary since 1967, John's family moved to Calgary from Creston B.C. when he was 9 years old. John graduated from Western Canada High School in 1977 and went to work for his older brothers framing homes and then started his own business as a finishing carpenter. Johns career in Real Estate started in 1985 and the rest is history.


The Klassen Family


John in Tijuana Mexico, building homes for the homeless - Spring Break 2001 and 2002


John in Tuxtla Mexico, delivering shoe boxes to needy children in southern rural Mexico