We're a trusted, award-winning, design & build construction company.
Everyone needs a place to call home, and it’s our honor to make sure these places are as beautiful and comfortable as can be. We are passionate about giving every family in Vancouver a home that is perfect for them, and it’s this very passion that allows us to excel at doing award-winning work. While we are proud of our achievements, our focus remains on our clients.
When they use our services, they’re given the power to control the entire process. We value their input and ideas, and their feedback influences everything we do. Because of this, we’re lucky to have established loyal and ongoing relationships with our customers, something we’ll never take for granted.
Integrity, our greatest value.
In our team, there’s nothing more important than integrity. We don’t view our clients as profit sources, we see them as they are: people. People who entrust us with their dream of a home. Our thanks comes in the form of honest workmanship: We are transparent in all contracts, terms, and pricing; we never sacrifice quality for our own ease; and customers are always kept involved in our plans and processes. Though it may just be an empty promise with other contractors, integrity is something you can truly rely on with us.
The most important thing that we do here, is to make sure that each home owner who comes here gets the best experience possible.
Moe Abbas, CEO
There is no such thing as just good enough here. It just has to be the best.
Hussain Khatheer, General Manager
Every project we take on is done with the same amount of detail that we expect to be done with our own homes.
Scott Brackett, Business Development Management
Construction is his passion and he loves everything about it. When he went to school for Civil Engineering, he enjoyed the challenging equations and finding solutions that were not always obvious; So, when he made the move to work in residential construction, Hussain found that it really allowed him to utilize his problem solving abilities as well as his creativeness. He enjoys working closely with clients and providing them with design solutions that go hand-in-hand with their lifestyle and creating a scopes that allows them to maximize their budget. Hussain’s philosophy is that there is no greater thrill than experiencing the smiles on their faces at the end of a successful project.
Senior Designer & Design Manager
Steven is the Senior Designer and Design Manager at VGC. His international architectural background and his out-of-the-box mentality make him a huge asset to our team. Combined with his technical skill, consultant coordination, city liaison, building code knowledge, construction methodologies and residential design sensibilities, he has advanced VGC systems to be one of the leaders in the industry for 3D technologies and high quality process driven architectural results.
Business Development Manager
Originally from the UK Scott was born into a construction family. With over 20+ years of experience within the industry, he has worked on almost every aspect of the construction process including European brick building practices and west coast BC timber frame developments. His hands-on experience and working knowledge along with with his supervision and business management skills, Scott brings a new dynamic of residential and commercial expertise to our team.
Having a dual master’s degree in Business Administration and International Business, you would think that these alone would be credible achievements for Milan. However, the thing that has awarded him his bragging rights is his previous endeavor as a professional basketball player. As a teenager Milan received a full basketball scholarship in United States. Upon graduation Milan further honed his skills in Germany as a professional basketball player. Nowadays Milan competes off the court against the evil projects restraints and has adopted a reputation for delivering his projects on time and within budget and according to scope.
Born and raised in Germany Alex has been in the construction business since he started to remodel his buddy's sandcastle around the age of six. As a finish carpenter by trade and educated with a degree in project management he has a passion for details and to deliver a well planned project. Alex is married and loves showing the great outdoors to his beautiful daughter in his spare time.
"With a Bachelor of Technology in Construction Management at BCIT and 15 years of experience building and renovating high-end homes
Davin loves construction and building design. He is always keen of learning more about the industry and has a great appreciation for higher education and using new technologies that help promote efficieny and environmental sustainability.
Did we mention that he also has a high attention to detail and takes pride in every job that he works on? During his personal time, Dain enjoys playing soccer, skiing, golfing and mountain biking. Amitts his active lifestyle, Davin also ahas the cutest 6 year old daughter and a 2 year old son who are his inspiration and motiviation. His outlook on life is start a conversations with complete strangers when you can, work hard, but also play Hard.
As a seasoned Project Manager and Designer with over 16 years of experience handling projects in the Lower Mainland, I am very passionate about my career and specifically in helping to enhance my client's lives. At Vancouver General Contractors we understand the great responsibility we owe to our clients and it is that responsibility that motivates me to provide superior customer service. As a Project Consultant my job is to take away this stress and make sure everything is crystal clear to you before the construction begins and help you from the design conception to the completion of your project.
Greg delivers professional service builds relationships that help his clients achieve their goals. His career started with designing and installing log homes in Japan and North America. In the Mid 90's he joined MacMillian Bloedel / Trus Joist selling and designing engineered wood products for the BC market. Looking for a new challenge Greg ventured out on his own creating his own architectural design company. Over the next decade he was involved in many residential and commercial projects worldwide. This experience has allowed him to help bring his clients dreams to life using the latest building technologies and products.
A culmination of twenty years sales consulting, several in large scale construction, and six in the Vancouver art world, combined a unique set of skills that led me to VGC. In the renovation industry I have the privilege of working with a variety of amazing, talented people on a daily basis who share a common goal. Every morning I come to work with the same thought, let's build someones dream.
Designer / Project Coordinator
Nelly brings to VGC a wealth of experience working in the design & construction industry for over 7 years. A specialist Materials Designer she has shown invaluable design skills, attention to detail and high standards in customer services achieving unparalleled client satisfaction in all of her projects. It is for this reason that Nelly has been promoted to Project Coordinator and now brings her superior organisational skills to the Construction Management department.
Stephanie studied Interior Design in Ottawa where she was introduced to the residential sector. In Ottawa, she had worked with designers, engineers and home builders for a variety of residential projects. Her past experiences in sales, design competitions and residential developments helped her gain the ability to accurately represent concepts through design, and successfully communicate client’s wants and needs into the overall design of their home. At Vancouver General Contractors, her role is to help our clients through all stages of design to help a smooth transition into build demolition.
Recently returned from the Maritimes, where he received his Masters in Architecture from Dalhousie University, Neal is excited to join the VGC design team. Along with his fellow designers, Neal prides himself on realizing the dreams of his clients in a timely and professional fashion. His passion for architecture has led him to work for design firms across Canada at a variety of project scales. Neal is now excited to focus on residential construction and have the opportunity to work hand in hand with clients to help them transform their houses to homes
Saria studied Construction Management and Interior Design at BCIT where she was one the top rated students and was also nominated for a scholarship based on her elevated design skills. Along with her many years of experience in the Commercial/Hospitality sector of construction and design she brings her own unique style to her projects. Working on large scale projects like Sandman Hotel, Sutton Hotel, and various restaurant chains across Canada, she utilizes her hospitality experience to create a retreat for her clients. Her goal at VGC is to build upon our clients inspirations, and guide them through material selection in order to accomplish their desired results. Her passion and dedication to her clients truly sets a high standard within the industry. Aside from design, she also has a passion for travelling and for food. Needless to say, she loves trying cuisines of different cultures, but does not enjoy the calories.
The only way to obtain our high level of expertise is through extensive experience. Our crew has dedicated years to mastering our crafts and honing our skills so that we can provide you with top quality home planning, design, and construction services. You can trust our knowledge and advice, knowing that it has been shaped by work on countless homes for other satisfied families.
Whether you have a hefty or modest budget, we can help you achieve the goals you have for your home. After all, every family deserves to have a home that they can truly enjoy. We’ll help you get just that by using our expertise and industry connections to offer you affordable solutions for the construction you need.
The quality of our work is incomparable, but to provide you with the ultimate peace of mind, we offer warranties for all of the builds and renovations we tackle. Even years down the road, you’ll have the assurance that you can call us in the event of any problems. Furthermore, all warranty inquiries are answered within a single business day. It doesn’t matter how much time has passed, you’ll still be our top priority.