Company Information

Gerry Macdonald and Tim Casey had combined experience specializing in the leasing of industrial properties in the North East quadrant of the City of Calgary when they decided to capitalize on their success and branch out on their own; Gerry and Tim left a large Industrial Commercial Real Estate firm to launch CMS Real Estate Ltd. in 1983.

Gerry Macdonald received his CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) designation and diversified his practice into Sales of Investment Real Estate as well as the Industrial sales and leasing.

John Hamilton, joined CMS Real Estate Ltd. as a commercial real estate agent and the company expanded its leasing activities of Industrial properties to the entire City of Calgary. CMS Real Estate Ltd. quickly established itself as an industrial leasing industry leader.

Maureen Macdonald, having completed her CMA (Certified Management Accountant) designation, joined CMS Real Estate Ltd., as a property management service specialist. Maureen not only maintains her accounting designation but has added to her designations and became a CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant). Maureen is a Certified Condominium Specialist (CCS). Property Management has grown into a substantial part of CMS Real Estate Ltd.’s business, providing services to owners from Canada and the USA.

Gerry Garvey joined CMS Real Estate Ltd. when we expanded the mortgage brokerage services. He has developed a strong relationship with multiple lenders and can provide commercial and industrial mortgage services. Gerry’s years of experience enable him to provide a variety of options to clients to meet their individual needs.

CMS Real Estate Ltd. is a Calgary, Alberta-based sales & leasing, property management, and mortgage brokerage company.

CMS Real Estate Highlights


CMS Real Estate Ltd. was incorporated and began offering sales and leasing of commercial and industrial real estate.


The firm started to provide full mortgage brokerage services. Currently, CMS Real Estate Ltd. offers full mortgage brokerage services primarily for the industrial and commercial industry.


Gerry Macdonald bought out his partner, Tim Casey. Gerry Macdonald and Maureen Macdonald became sole owners of CMS Real Estate Ltd.

After Ownership

After gaining total ownership of CMS Real Estate Ltd., the development of industrial, commercial buildings, development and conversion of industrial condominiums became a substantial part of CMS Real Estate Ltd.’s business.


CMS Real Estate Ltd. has expanded the office staff and acquired additional computer programs to assist with Property Management and development projects.

Services we Offer

CMS Real Estate Ltd. currently offers full service including: commercial and industrial real estate leasing and sales, property management, and mortgage brokerage services.

Our Services