Our Team

The members of the DNS Real Estate Team are involved with many different organizations in the community on a volunteer basis. This results in the Company having a very high profile throughout the region.

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The DNS Real Estate Limited Team!

David N. Smith, Broker

Over thirty-Five years’ experience in Sales, Marketing and Management with the past thirty years in Real Estate Development and Sales. Dave’s focus is in Commercial Sales and Leasing.

Lizanne McBrien, Office Manager

Licensed Real Estate Broker for 15 years with 2 years Real Estate Sales in Texas. Employed with DNS Real Estate since 2011. Experienced in all facets of sales and marketing of Real Estate, Office Management and maintenance of DNS Real Estate Website.

Linda D. Sage, Broker

Licensed and registered with DNS Real Estate since 2007. Linda has an extensive business background, having owned and ran her own business for 15 years. She focuses on Residential and Commercial Sales and Leasing. Linda assumed the position of Broker of Record in January 2016.

David A. Smith, Broker

Licensed and registered with DNS Real Estate since 2008. David has dedicated most of his 28 year professional career to the resort, recreation and tourism based industries of Ontario.  He continues to provide additional services through his project management and real estate consulting firm and operates from our Muskoka branch office.

Jim Parkes, Broker of Record/Owner

Licensed and registered with DNS Real Estate since 2012. Before joining DNS Jim held the position of General Manager with an international packaging company in the GTA. He focuses on Commercial Sales and Leasing, including Resort Properties, Investment Properties, Vacant Land and Buildings, Multi Residential and Businesses.

Dave Haacke, Commercial Salesperson/Owner

Licensed and registered with DNS Real Estate since 2012. Dave has a strong background in sales, having owned his own Plumbing Supply Store.  He was also a senior manager for a Canadian Tech Company. He focuses on Commercial sales and Leasing.

Alex McLeod, Commercial Salesperson

Licensed in 2014, Alex is the newest member of the DNS Team. He recently retired from the position of Real Estate Manager with the City of Peterborough and has over 30 years’ experience in the fields of Economic Development and Real Estate Management.  Prior to that Alex spent 11 years in the banking industry. He has served for many years as a Senior Army Reserve Officer and was deployed to Afghanistan in 2006/2007 to help manage the National Reconstruction and Redevelopment Program. His main focus is on Commercial Sales and Leasing and Commercial/Industrial Property Redevelopment.