We are not your typical Canadian family. Two dads, a dog and a baby. We live happily in the beautiful, multi-cultural and diverse city of Toronto and also have vacation properties on the ski hills of Blue Mountain and the beaches of Florida. We’ve had a passion for real estate over the past decade. Our philosophy is that a home is a safe haven for you, your family, your pets and your loved ones. It’s also the largest investment you will ever make and we can help you navigate the journey of purchasing your dream home.
Paul Chan is the founder of Modern Family Realtor the first gay family real estate company in Canada. His husband Ewan French is the Marketing Director and their daughter Jasmine Chan is the inspiration. The team also consists of 3 interns from Rotman: Linson Lin, Ellen Li, and Jeff Zhong, who assist with the accounting, marketing and real estate matters. Paul first started his career as an accountant for both KPMG and Deloitte for 8 years in Toronto and Los Angeles. He then switched careers to sales/business development with Lannick, Hays, and Rotman Commerce at the University of Toronto for 7 years. His passion has always been real estate owning and investing in properties all over North America for the past decade. Today, Modern Family Realtor owns two offices in Toronto, a ski resort in Blue Mountain and a beach home in Florida worth over $2.5M. Our philosophy is that we treat clients like family and it shows with our dozens of 5 star testimonials. We go beyond your standard transaction and give clients a full service experience that lasts a lifetime!
Ewan graduated from Cheltenham College in England with a diploma in Marketing. He has over 15 years of management experience in sales and marketing for a wide range of firms. His passion has always been in customer service, along with the real estate market. He is an expert in branding, advertising and social media. Clients rave about his superior customer care and going the extra distance to ensure everyone is satisfied with their services. His role as VP of Sales and Marketing for Host Services Group has given him a unique perspective on the property management side of real estate. After meeting with the President of Airbnb he hopes to bring his vision of the sharing community to Toronto’s real estate market. In his spare time he volunteers at Loyal Rescue where he fosters dogs, screens applicants and trains volunteers. Ewan relocated from Scotland to Toronto over 15 years ago and has never looked back. Toronto is a world class city with world class citizens and Ewan is proud to have recently become a Canadian citizen.