John Macintyre

John Macintyre

Principal, Broker


As a Principal at Cresa Toronto, John provides strong leadership to the Strategic Real Estate Practice group. John provides strategic advice to private, public, and institutional landowners on how to better manage, create value and optimize their real estate assets. His strong background in strategic real estate in both the public and private sectors allows him to address client needs in a distinctive and practical manner that yields excellent strategic results.

John’s previous public-sector leadership roles including his six years as Senior Vice President of Build Toronto give him an excellent analytical framework to understand and manage the unique challenges of managing a large real estate portfolio in a public organization.


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John is a Director of the Tarion Warranty Corporation, Vice-Chair of the Midland Bay Landing Development Corporation, Director and Chair of the Programs Committee of the Jays Care Foundation, and Ontario Branch Governor of the Royal Life Saving Society Canada.
  • Alectra Utilities Inc
  • Hi Hostels
  • Toronto Hydro
  • The Basilian Fathers
  • Humber College
  • The University Club
  • Postmedia
John holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from York University, and the Chartered Directors Designation and Human Resource Compensation Committee Certification from McMaster University & Director’s College. He also attended the Executive Leadership in Real Estate program at Harvard University. John is a registered Real Estate Broker in the Province of Ontario.