Keenan has lived in the Greater Vancouver area since 1982 when he moved from Kamloops to attend post-secondary school. In 1992, Keenan followed in his father's footsteps and began his career in Real Estate. With over twenty years of experience in Real Estate and a good educational background, Keenan has developed extensive knowledge in the areas of marketing and business that he draws upon to assist his clients. Keenan also draws upon his experience of moving from a small town in the Interior of British Columbia to a busy city like Vancouver, to assist his clients who are contemplating moving to or from other regions of the province. Keenan's experience, hard work, effective negotiation skills, and ability to create customized solutions are only a few of his attributes that form the foundation of his success in the Real Estate business. Many of his clients have written letters of recommendation complimenting him on his excellent work, effective communication and pleasant interpersonal skills. Keenan's clients continually refer their friends, relatives and co-workers to him, which is why over eighty percent of Keenan's present clientele are repeat clients or have been referred to him by past clients.
- Greater Vancouver Area Realtor since 1992
- Ranked in the top 5% of the Vancouver Real Estate Board and in the MLS Medallion Club in 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013,2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2023.
- Number 1 team for Coldwell Banker Westburn for 2006, 2008, 2009. 2011, 2015, 2016 and 2017 for units sold. Consistently ranked in the top 5 among Realtors at Macdonald Realty (formerly Coldwell Banker Westburn Realty) since 1993
- Invited speaker at Coldwell Banker Westburn Realty
- Agent 9.15 Licensee - Advanced Real Estate License Designation (required to manage a Real Estate Office)
- Coldwell Banker Internation Diamond Society 2015
Why Should I Choose Keenan?
Keenan has a genuine interest in his clients' needs. The process of buying and selling a home can be a major event in anyone's life. Keenan understands that Real Estate is often the single largest investment most people make in their lives. Having purchased and sold a few homes himself, Keenan understands the importance of selecting a property that will maintain maximum value in relation to a changing market. By using his knowledge of the Real Estate market, Keenan will maximize your investment by never underselling your home as your selling agent, and he will negotiate the best price for the purchase for your home when he is your purchasing agent.
Keenan also understands the emotional anxiety and attachment that people often feel when making a Real Estate transaction. Keenan will ask you questions to ascertain your wants and needs, try to place himself in your situation, and make recommendations as if it was his own Real Estate transaction. As your agent, Keenan can also provide an unbiased observation of the transaction to ensure that your emotions are not the only factor making a decision. By understanding the financial and emotional impact of a Real Estate transaction, Keenan offers professional service and advice with a kindhearted touch.
One of the most gratifying feelings for Keenan is knowing he has helped you make the best decision possible with respect to your Real Estate requirements, whether or not it results in a sale for him. Keenan takes a long-term approach to his Real Estate business. By providing excellent service for value, making sure you are happy, and by helping you realize your goals, Keenan believes that he will be rewarded with future business through your ongoing relationship and your referrals.
Keenan is committed to achieving results for his clients.
With over 2 decades of experience, Keenan has seen a lot of changes in his profession. Not only have there been fluctuations in the Real Estate market, but there have been numerous changes in the delivery of service over the years with technology contributing to a huge part of this change. Staying current with the latest technology and market information means that you receive up to date information and prompt responses to your questions via internet or e-mail. Technology has made Keenan more accessible than ever. Yet Keenan still holds true to some of the old fashioned methods of service and personal attention, such as promptly returning calls and being available when required and upon request.
Greater Vancouver Lifestyle
Surrounded by the Straight of Georgia to the west, valleys and lakes to the east and mountains of the coastal region to the north, the City and suburbs of Vancouver offer some of the best natural and cultural beauty in the world. Finding the right area to live based upon your lifestyle and budget is rarely a problem given the numerous and diverse communities and neighbourhoods within the Greater Vancouver area.
The transportation network in Greater Vancouver is constantly improving to provide better service for all commuters. Since 1986, Skytrain has provided a reliable form of transportation making access to downtown Vancouver a short commute from many of its suburbs. With the completion of its extended line in July 2001, Skytrain will provide service to an even greater number of communities.
Whether you are a first time buyer looking for information and resources or a seasoned homeowner considering upgrading or downsizing, Keenan can assist you.
Kelly has lived in the Lower Mainland since 1988. Having grown up all over Western Canada he knew right away that Vancouver was the place for him. Over his career Kelly has gained extensive experience in real estate, management, customer service, and business and project management.
Licensed in 2008 he has successfully dealt with many types of situations when it comes to selling real estate. From listings, first time buyers, land assemblies, relocations and strata he knows how to navigate all types of transactions. As your agent he will put his sales experience, negotiating skills, marketing stratagies, local market knowledge, current technology and all other available resources of The Neilly Team and Coldwell Banker to work for you.
In Kelly’s spare time he and his wife enjoy travelling, especially the Caribbean. He is a home chef and an active sports enthusiast. He loves fitness, playing softball, hockey, golf, hiking, running and completed his 1st Triathlon in 2019 at 50 years old!
Above all else Kelly is committed to excellence and delivering superior customer service; referrals are his main source of business and he will do everything in his power to satisfy his clients.
- Greater Vancouver Realtor since 2008
- Macdonald Realty Sales Achievement Award 2021 and 2023.
- Number 1 Team at Coldwell Banker Westburn 2011, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
- 2015 Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society Team award (ranking within the top 8 percent of Teams in the company worldwide)
- 2016 Coldwell Banker International President's Circle Team award (ranking within the top 6 percent of Teams in the company worldwide)
- Specialist in Strata (Condo) Sales and Foreclosures.