Tell us about yourself & your company?
Bobby: Bobby is a 2nd generation real estate investor, builder and developer. BDC Homes Inc helps clients achieve their financial and real estate goals through education and free consultation. Our clients learn how to Maximize Property Value through Direct Ownership, Earn Fixed Returns, and through Add Value strategies. Call Bobby at BDC Homes Inc for your Custom Home, Laneway / Coach Home, Duplex, Multifamily or Major Renovation Projects.
How did you get into the residential construction industry?
Bobby: Building & Developing Real Estate was a natural fit for Bobby as he was introduced to projects at age 7 inside of the family business which began in early 70’s.
What keeps you in the industry?
Bobby: I’m continually inspired by product innovation and building technology changes that drive us to become better at our craft. This industry gives me a great sense of Connection, Community and Collective; there is competition, camaraderie and wonderful client & business relationships.
While navigating covid-19, what new opportunities have you discovered?
Bobby: COVID accelerated our business transformation and absolutely clarified why we do what we do. It gave us time & space to dig deep and realign with our passion: To openly share our knowledge for the betterment of our clients’ real estate investment & development goals.
It’s 11AM Saturday morning, what are you up to?
Bobby: Working through High Priority Engagements
What are your hobbies?
Bobby: Gardening, Cooking & Training Kahu (6 month German Shorthaired Pointer)
Bobby: Witnessing others being Proud of Themselves
What have you done in your community in the last year?
Bobby: Building an IOS & Android App to enable communities to engage, uplift and inspire one another.
Favourite HAVAN moment and why?
Bobby: Hosting at The Experts Booth, BC Home & Garden Show. An amazing way to connect with colleagues and competitors alike while meeting attendees.
Best work perk at your job?
Bobby: Manage My Ownself
Last HAVAN member you spoke to?
Bobby: Michael Freedman, Audio Insider
What inspires you?
Bobby: Creativity in Innovation
What are you excited for / looking forward to right now?
Bobby: A return to Family Vacation(s)
Share an interesting fact about your life?
Bobby: I lived overseas from the age of 2 to 7 and went to private school.
Last piece of advice you have received?
Bobby: The Other Person is You.
Bobby: Tall Hazelnut Latte
Where were you born?
Bobby: Vancouver, BC
Bobby: Kahu (Maori for Harrier Hawk), 6 month GSP
Favourite holiday / destination?
Bobby: White Sands & Blue Oceans
Does pineapple belong on pizza?
Bobby: Sometimes 🙂
Bobby: Carlos Santana
Song on repeat?
Bobby: Are You Gonna Go My Way, Lenny Kravitz
Fun fact about you?
Bobby: Yoga, Meditation, Mindfulness
What do you collect?
Netflix guilty pleasure?
Bobby: The Sopranos
Anything else you’d like to add?
Bobby: “Partner relationships have a lot in common with personal relationships; They both require a great deal of ongoing care, nurture, attention along with a long-term commitment to collaboration.”