Born and raised in the wine country of South Africa, Jaco completed his Degree in Town & Regional Planning surrounded by the stunning beauty of Cape Town, South Africa. He then moved to London, England to further his education in Hospitality Management. There, he embraced the cultural scene, marveled in the magnificent historical architecture in the city, and resided there for a decade.
He relocated to Vancouver in 2006 and discovered the West End neighbourhood as his first stop in the city. He loved it so much that, Yes! he still lives in the West End today…
With his people-oriented career ranging from providing home care for the elderly to 20 years of Hospitality Management in top hotel chains, he realized the perfect fit for him was helping people in their decision to buy and sell homes. He completed his education in Real Estate at the Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, to become a licensed REALTOR®.
While working with Jaco, you will experience how he establish a personal connection and his attention to details.
“Real Estate is not just a transaction, it is a Personal Experience” by Jaco Retief