Van Island Realty Group was born from a partnership between Dean Bayles and Kent McFadyen. With over 50 years of combined experience in the residential construction industry, they bring a unique depth of knowledge to your real estate experience which you won’t find anywhere else.

Both Dean and Kent have owned their own companies in Victoria, BC, before adding Realtor to their repertoire of experiences. Both of them bring exceptional knowledge about every step of the housing process and will be a keen eye as you pursue the purchase of your new home, whether purchasing a new build, a century-old house or anything in between. They will work hard to make sure you identify everything you are looking for in a home and provide the advice you need to see your dream come to fruition.

Dean Bayles

Dean is a dedicated enthusiastic real estate professional, who is committed to providing a high level of service to his clients. His approach to your real estate needs is calm, respectful and professional.
Over the last 25 years, Dean has been working in the residential construction industry, building connections across lower Vancouver Island. Through his own successful construction company, Dean has gained a vast knowledge of building through designing, renovating and constructing numerous homes and other projects.

A 5th generation Victoria local, Dean and his wife Kelsey are proud to be raising their daughters Brynlee and Raelle in a home that they built in beautiful Brentwood Bay. They love to spend their free time boating around the Gulf Islands, camping and hiking the countless beaches and parks that the Island has to offer. He is dedicated to creating a strong balance between his family and his clients. Dean’s friends and family have been a large part of his success and he is very appreciative of their support.

Dean specializes in residential real estate, which includes houses, townhouses, condominiums, and building lots. He also has experience with commercial properties and development sites.

Taking his clients needs and combining it with his experience to find or create what they are looking for is why he enjoys his career so much.

Call and let him assist you in making your next real estate transaction a pleasant and satisfying move.

Kent McFadyen

Originally from Winnipeg, Kent has called Victoria home for more than 30 years. When he isn’t in the kitchen creating his latest gourmet meal, he spends his leisure time exploring and photographing the natural splendour of Victoria and our beautiful island.

Over the years Kent has developed an exceptional reputation for his project management skills with some of Victoria’s top residential developers, as well as some notable commercial projects.
Kent has a wonderful eye for detail which is invaluable when going through the purchase process. He will assist you in identifying potential issues as well as opportunities no matter what type of home you are considering. His expertise will help you see what you never thought possible.

Kent also has a deep love for philanthropy and stays involved with charities such as the SPCA, Mustard Seed, Citizen’s Counselling Centre and Threshold Housing Society. (Read more about Kent’s work with some of these organizations here.)

As your agent, Kent will draw upon his experience and affable nature to procure all that is needed for successful negotiations. He is an excellent communicator and will work with you through every detail of your transaction, from the first meeting all the way through closing. He is honest, hardworking and knowledgeable, making him the right choice to guide you through a brighter approach to real estate.

Get In Touch

Kent McFadyen

Mobile: 250-886-9906

Phone: 250-383-1500

Office Info

Coldwell Banker Oceanside Real Estate

3194 Douglas  St, Victoria,  BC  V8Z 3K6 

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