Ira is a life-long Victoria resident with a passion for real estate, technology, and our community. As a multi-award winning REALTOR®, Ira has a deep understanding of the market in Victoria and the surrounding areas and is your trusted advisor every step of the way in your real estate success. Ira’s background is in technology where he founded and sold several successful internet companies before venturing into real estate.
Shortly after graduating in 2000, Ira founded AddictingGames.com. AddictingGames.com grew to be one of the largest gaming websites in the world with over five million daily visitors. Ira sold AddictingGames.com and invested and founded several other successful online gaming companies including OneMoreLevel.com and Free Rider (#1 on iPhone game 2017). Alongside the gaming companies, Ira has been investing in residential real estate and income generating properties in Victoria for over 20 years. He currently owns and operates a portfolio of long-term and short-term rental properties. In 2015, he gained further expertise in the industry when he general contracted the design and construction of his own home in Saanich.
Ira’s expertise in real estate plus online marketing and capitalizing on technology trends helps maximize his client’s returns in the ever changing market in Victoria. Ira studied at the UBC Sauder School of Business and is a licensed REALTOR® at Coldwell Banker Oceanside Real Estate. When not working, Ira enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and daughters. He loves to run, garden and explore Mt Doug with his dog Shenzi. Please contact Ira today to discuss your real estate needs.