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Christopher Zee

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Licensed Real Estate Associate

Retirement Specialist

The Starnes Group


Christopher Zee advanced rapidly in a leading Canadian energy major from engineering, project management, to management coaching. He then turned around and managed a hotel, and started, built, managed then sold a successful golf business. Chris developed extensive networks in these diverse areas and is highly respected for his expertise, passion, and integrity. He is most valued for his unique ability to both strategize the big picture and attend to the critical details.

Chris is an avid golfer, current board member of a premier Calgary golf club and a volunteer past Chairman of the 30-year old, 14-club Calgary Interclub League. A three-decade resident of Lakeview Village, Chris builds upon his decades of investment experience to provide 360-degree real estate service to his wide network of golfers, long-time neighbors and business associates in Calgary. He advises his clients and their next generation in transitioning to the premium residential properties that best fit their current lifestyles, and in acquiring/divesting revenue properties and development lands.

Originally born and educated in Singapore, Chris is fluent in English, and unusually all four major Chinese dialects: Official Mandarin, Cantonese, Shanghainese, and Taiwanese. His artful sensitivity to both Canadian and Asian cultural perspectives is especially valued in presenting premium properties in Calgary and surrounds to discriminating new immigrant buyers and international investors.

  • #1 Coldwell Banker Team in Alberta – 2018
  • #5 Coldwell Banker Team in Canada -2018
  • Top 100 Coldwell Banker Teams in North America
  • Luxury Home Marketing Specialist Course – 2018
  • Coldwell Banker Global luxury Property Specialist Course – 2018
  • Million dollar Guild™ (GUIld) recognition (The Institute) – 2018
  • #1 Team in Alberta – Coldwell Banker – 2017
  • #4 Team in Canada – Coldwell Banker – 2017
  • Top 100 Teams in North America – 2017 – Coldwell Banker
  • International President’s Premier Team – Coldwell Banker – 2017
  • Top Producing Teams  – Closed Sides – Engel & Volkers – North America – 2016
  • Top 7 Producing Team – Closed GCI – Engel & Volkers – North America – 2016


  • Graduate of the Engel & Völkers Certification Program – 2016
  • S.R.E.S. (Seniors Real estate Specialist)
  • C.C.S. (Certified Condominium Specialist)
    (The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta)
  • P. Eng. life Member of APEGA (The Association of Professional engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta)
  • M.A.Sc (Chemical), B.A.Sc (Chemical) University of British Columbia