Immobilier de prestige
un service global
une clientèle internationale

Luis Balester
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I am convinced that all 12 to 21 year olds are entitled to a roof. That's why I'm proud to partner with Dans la rue.

Hand in hand, franchisees and brokers of Sutton - Quebec from across the province are joining forces today for youth.


  • Luxury real estate
  • Global service
  • International clientele

More than 22 years of experience, more than 2,200 satisfied customers

When it comes to hiring a real estate professional, experience is the key to finding the right broker and the right banner.

Luis Ballester is a chartered real estate broker, agency executive officer, businessman, teacher and father of 4 children... He has also been calling Canada home since 1974. He instantly fell in love with the region and quickly put down roots to start a family. As he puts it: “It’s the perfect place to raise children.” Luis is a family man who is greatly inspired by the support he gets from his wife Christiane Demers and their four children: Julie, Simon, Emma and Emilio.

Chartered Real Estate Broker AEO

Luis is a well-known figure in the real estate market. After all, his 22 years of experience and 2,200-plus transactions have earned him a strong reputation among customers and colleagues. His passion for his work and the people he meets is beyond question the secret to his success. In addition to the many awards he has won over the span of his career, Luis has also served as president and agency executive officer of Groupe Sutton Distinction Inc. for over 8 years. Despite his impressive success and experience, Luis continues to pour his heart into every transaction as if it were his first.

Professor at John Abbott College

For the last 15 years, Luis has also taught and shared his love of real estate with others, notably by teaching financial mathematics, appraisal, sales and marketing. Luis is naturally curious and eager to learn. He also believes that to grow as a professional, you need share your knowledge and passion with students so that they, too, can succeed in school and in the field.

Affiliated with BARNES International Realty

For the last 20 years, BARNES International Realty has been a leader in luxury real estate. Its 62 offices around the world give its brokers a well-established global network that allow them to offer tailor-made solutions backed by extensive knowledge of international formalities. The banner recently arrived in Montreal, and Luis is already affiliated with it to better serve his clients both here and elsewhere.

Luis also surrounds himself with a solid team of professionals who support him in his duties – notably his director, Christiane Demers.

Luis and his team put their experience to work for their customers.

A proven approach

Businessman / Investor

Luis’ professional experience in marketing, sales and investment led him to the field of real estate, where this knowledge is put to good use. His real estate investments from his own businesses give him first-hand insight into his clients’ own unique concerns. Whether it’s a dream home or the right investment property, there is no better advisor than Luis. Having worked in residential, commercial and international real estate, his is always ready and able tackle new challenges.

Customized marketing without borders

Depending on the mandate, Luis and his team offer powerful marketing delivery tools that have proven their effectiveness locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.

Working for you and with you!