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Darren Starek

Darren Starek

Vice President

Advisory & Transaction

Darren Starek Vice President
Advisory & Transaction
Vancouver Commercial Real Estate 1021 West Hastings Street
Suite 250​0
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 0C3

Professional Experience

 

Darren Starek has over 23 years of experience in commercial and industrial sales and leasing in the Vancouver market.

Darren has extensive experience in a wide variety of real estate transactions including investment sales, owner/user sales, redevelopment sales, lease renewals and tenant representation.

Darren has completed over 1,000 sale and lease transactions representing over $775 million in value and over 7 million square feet.

 

Achievements

 

  • Consistently in the top 10 in "Number of Completed Transactions" for the CBRE Vancouver office.

 

Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

 

  • Member of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver
  • Member of NAIOP

 

Education

 

  • Darren obtained a Bachelor of Commerce and Business Administration Degree with a specialization in Urban Land Economics, from the University of British Columbia. He completed his studies at the Canadian International Business School in France in 1991, a joint U.B.C. and U. of Toronto business program.

Clients

 

  • Apex Self Storage
  • BCP Plumbing
  • Brandbase USA
  • Douglas & McIntyre Publishing
  • Finning International
  • Generation Printing
  • Larco Investments
  • Liberty Wine Merchants
  • Madison Pacific Properties Inc.
  • Mark James Group
  • Mavi Jeans Inc.
  • Medallion Wine Marketing
  • Northwestern Systems Corp.
  • Please Mum
  • Scotia Bank Private Client Service
  • Sid Dickens Inc.
  • Sinclair Dental Co. Ltd.
  • Superior Soya Products
  • Taoist Tai Chi Society of Canada
  • Vincor International
  • Westburne Electric
  • Westburne Plumbing
  • Wolesley North America

 

Significant Assignments

 

Selected Land Sale Transactions

  • 403 East Kent Avenue North, 63,000 sq. ft.
  • 2625 Kaslo Street, 60,000 sq. ft.
  • 123-149 West 3rd Street, 47,000 sq. ft.
  • 27450 55th Avenue, 46,000 sq. ft.
  • 890 Malkin Avenue, 42,000 sq. ft.
  • 12-22 East 8th Avenue, 39,000 sq. ft.
  • 1388 Derwent Way, 30,000 sq. ft.
  • 27050 Gloucester Way, 24,000 sq. ft.
  • 1389 Venables Street, 24,000 sq. ft.
  • 305-311 West 8th Avenue, 23,000 sq. ft.
  • 31 West 3rd Avenue, 20,000 sq. ft.
  • 5563 208th Street, 18,000 sq. ft.
  • 56 East 2nd Avenue, 15,000 sq. ft.

Selected Land Sale Transactions

  • 1951 Glen Drive, 4.24 acres
  • 455 Industrial Avenue, 3.76 acres
  • 6518 - 176th Street, 2.99 acres
  • 6518 - 176th Street, 2.87 acres

Selected Investment Sales Transactions

  • 200-290 West 7th Avenue, 50,000 sq. ft.
  • 150 West 1st Avenue, 45,000 sq. ft.
  • 890 Malkin Avenue, 42,000 sq. ft.
  • 828 to 868 East Hastings Street, 40,400 sq. ft.
  • 112 East 3rd Avenue, 32,000 sq. ft.
  • 1946-1988 Triumph Street, 30,000 sq. ft.
  • 495 Railway Street, 29,000 sq. ft.
  • 780 East Cordova Street, 26,286 sq. ft.
  • 220 West 1st Avenue, 25,000 sq. ft.
  • 54-66 East 4th Avenue, 24,000 sq. ft.
  • 1795 Powell Street, 21,000 sq. ft.
  • 88 West 8th Avenue, 15,000 sq. ft.
  • 1701-1721 West 3rd Avenue, 10,000 sq. ft.
  • 1132 Union Street, 10,000 sq. ft.
  • 55 West 8th Avenue, 10,000 sq. ft.
  • 33 East 3rd Avenue | 24 East 3rd Avenue, 8,000 sq. ft.
  • 24 East 4th Avenue, 7,000 sq. ft.
  • 159 West 4th Avenue, 6,000 sq. ft.
  • 2148 Main Street, 6,000 sq. ft.

Select Owner/User Sales Transactions

  • 225-285 East 1st Avenue, 84,690 sq. ft.
  • 333 Woodland Drive, 78,000 sq. ft.
  • 1170 William Street, 66,450 sq. ft.
  • 901 West 3rd Street, 33,000 sq. ft.
  • 395-399 Alexander Street, 25,500 sq. ft.
  • 865 Terminal Avenue, 25,000 sq. ft.
  • 1389 Venables Street, 24,000 sq. ft.
  • 1416 East Pender Street, 20,000 sq. ft.
  • 60 West 6th Avenue, 20,000 sq. ft.
  • 291-293 East 2nd Avenue, 20,000 sq. ft.
  • 1201 Franklin Street, 16,000 sq. ft.
  • 582-594 East 15th Avenue, 15,000 sq. ft.
  • 1915 Stainsbury Avenue, 12,500 sq. ft.
  • 310 East 2nd Avenue, 11,000 sq. ft.
  • 1123 Venables Street, 10,000 sq. ft.
  • 580 Industrial Avenue, 10,000 sq. ft.
  • 1360 Frances Street, 9,000 sq. ft.
  • 101 West 5th Avenue, 9,000 sq. ft.

 

Darren Starek Vice President
Advisory & Transaction
Vancouver Commercial Real Estate 1021 West Hastings Street
Suite 250​0
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 0C3

Available Properties