"I pride myself on my effective ability to represent my client’s needs. Whether it is by matching a tenant with the perfect office space to grow their business, or making sure that property owners get the maximum value for the sale or lease of their property, my objective is always the same - to ensure the happiness and prosperity of my clients. My thorough understanding of Calgary’s real-estate market and my strong desire to succeed has enabled me to meet my objective many times over in the past, all the while developing lasting relationships with my clients."
Vice President
Downtown Office Leasing, Beltline Office Leasing
Suite 200, 407 - 8th Ave. SW
Calgary AB, Canada

Kris joined Barclay Street in the spring of 2013 as an Associate for the Downtown Leasing team, became Associate Vice President in 2019 and Vice President in 2020.
Kris immigrated to Canada in 2004 from Shanghai, China. Kris has been gaining experience in various aspects of the real estate business to best guide and advise clients since 2007. He was engaged in operating a real estate consortium which specialized in property acquisition and sales. Kris was partnered with a team of investors to purchase properties for the purpose of improving and reselling them at a profit, and maximize cash flow rentals.
Real estate Investing is Kris's passion. Kris endeavours to provide his clients with meaningful solutions to their problems by developing a thorough understanding of their needs.
Outside of work, Kris enjoys regular boxing training, hiking during the summer and snowboarding during the winter. He is also an avid auto racing enthusiast.

In late 2018, Kris Hong assisted The City of Calgary in locating and securing new office space in Calgary's Downtown market. We were under time constraints to identify and secure a new office location in the Downtown Core. I was very satisfied with the tenant representation service provided by Kris Hong including but not limited to; timely market information, comprehensive surveys of available lease alternatives, analysis, recommendations, and negotiation services.
Eric Brenner
Sr. Commercial Leasing Manager
The City of Calgary
Your can-do attitude is unwavering, as is your use of market knowledge to assist us by any means possible. Deloitte truly believes you to be a top-tier expert in the Calgary Downtown office market and appreciates the services and knowledge you provide our firm.
Jeremy Dawn
Vice President
Deloitte LLP
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