The Vancouver office was established in 1980. Since its inception, this office has successfully completed numerous high profile debt and equity transactions on a variety of properties such as office buildings, industrial, retail, apartments (NHA and conventional), hotels, mini storage, and retirement facilities. In addition, this group has strong expertise in arranging construction financing on commercial properties and condominiums.

Suite 500 - 666 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC
V6C 3P6


The Vancouver office has two originators with strong underwriting and deal structuring skills on a wide range of property types. The Montrose team in Vancouver is:

Alan Walrond, B.Com., R.I.-Principal joined Montrose in 2003 after serving as the B.C. Branch Manager of a national mortgage correspondent that managed a $6 billion mortgage portfolio, where he had worked for 14 years. Prior to this, Alan worked at a high profile Vancouver mortgage brokerage firm that specialized in construction financing, after graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia. Alan is a member of the Real Estate Institute of Canada.
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Bob Klimek, BA-Principal has an Economics Degree from the University of British Columbia and joined Montrose in 2005 bringing with him over 30 years of commercial lending experience. Previous employment includes positions at a bank as well as a trust company that originated commercial mortgages for institutional investors such as pension funds.Bob also worked for one of Western Canada’s largest developers prior to senior and principal positions with prominent Vancouver mortgage brokerage firms.
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