"My decision to join Engel & Völkers was based on the company’s commitment to serve its clients with state of the art, cutting edge technology and at the same time provide personal, friendly and meaningful one to one service. Engel & Völkers worldwide brand offers its clients a unique and professional approach in the purchase and sale of real estate! All our advisors and administrators at Engel & Völkers Collingwood Muskoka demonstrate this desire to assist clients in achieving their real estate dreams and to me, that is the foremost reason I chose to join this company and this brokerage!" John Kirby was born and raised in Collingwood and has lived and worked in the area for over 60 years. A graduate of the University of Western Ontario in 1975, John spent the first 27 years of his working life in education, both as a teacher and then as a principal in the elementary system. Seeking a new direction to his career at age 49, he became a professional realtor and has spent the last 17 years serving the real estate needs of his clients in the South Georgian Bay area. With his knowledge of the area and his experience in working with people in the purchase and sale of residential and commercial properties, John believes that Engel & Völkers Collingwood Muskoka offers his clients the the very best with its commitment to personal service, enhanced marketing, unique networking and global outreach!