Working Capital The Real Estate Podcast

Success in Commercial Real Estate with Jon Love | EP53

Apr 19, 2022

In This Episode

Jon Love is the founder and CEO of KingSett Capital, Canada’s leading private equity real estate investment business co-investing with institutional and ultra-high net worth clients. Jon was formerly President and CEO of Oxford Properties Group.  In 2018 Jon was appointed a Member of the Order of Canada and for those who are outside of Canada that is a fellowship that recognises the outstanding merit of Canadians who make a major difference to Canada through lifelong contribution. He has navigated through several recessions in his career and now draws from those experiences as we find ourselves in a unique time – 2021 today. 

In this episode we talked about:

  • Jon`s father and his impact on his career today
  • Filling the shoes of your mentor. How does it feel?
  • Transition from retail stock broker
  • Sale of Oxford Properties Group
  • Transition from Oxford to KingSett
  • Aspects of KingSett that John would tackle differently
  • The idea of thinking globally first for Canadians
  • Interaction with provinces
  • The response to the pandemic
  • Obligation of business people to engage into political debates 
  • Jon`s view on where the economy is heading
  • The future in terms of the Canadian outlook for Real Estate. Areas with opportunities over the next year.