WHO WE ARE
We are a group of inspired, seasoned and dynamic real estate development experts. We have a deep passion for working closely with landowners, homeowners, community stakeholders, city leaders and investors to help develop thoughtfully designed, industry leading homes in established Kelowna neighbourhoods.
"We work directly with homeowners helping them align the potential of their property with their personal goals."
Shane Styles - development planning
For Shane it is all about livability and striking the balance between how we want to live today and how we want to live in the future, with thoughtful home design that honours social, environmental and economic sustainability. He works with his team to uncover a property's ultimate potential all while understanding the desires of a client.
Shane Styles is co-founder of Folio Building Group based in Kelowna, BC. Folio was founded with the sole purpose of developing infill projects in established Kelowna neighbourhoods. Shane and a team of local design professionals recently entered the City of Kelowna’s “Infill Challenge” competition where their innovative four home design was selected top amongst all participants. Previous to starting Folio, he spent 17 years in the real estate development industry directing the sales, marketing and operations of over $2B in new home construction across North America. During his tenure in the development industry he garnered global experience as Managing Director of S&P Destination Properties Asia, based in Bangkok Thailand.
Shane Baxter - architectural design
Shane Baxter has been doing building design since 1991. He worked for a Kelowna builder heading up their in house design and drafting department for just over 10 years. In 2002 he left that company and started Baxter Design.
Baxter Design specializes in custom single family and multi family projects. Although designing homes is Shane's passion, and has been since a young boy, what motivates him is connecting with people and dreaming with them to create a better future. Not only the future of a new home, but a future life that is alive and filled with purpose. Shane believes there is a destiny in each one of us and loves nothing more then helping call that out in the lives of those he knows.
Christa Kueber - style & design
Interior Design is not just a career for Christa, it is a lifelong passion that was ignited as a young girl spending time in her Father’s architectural offices. Following years as a visual arts teacher, Christa went back to school at Parsons, The New School in New York before beginning her design career working for several high-profile Los Angeles design firms. Her previous experience in the visual arts and as a FIDM Design Instructor allows her to bring a unique skill set to her clients.
In 2014, Christa launched her own design and development business. Her work is mainly focused in Southern California and Western Canada, but with a love of travel and experiencing different environments, Christa is capable of taking on design projects in any location.
Balanced and driven, Christa takes great pride in handling all aspects of her projects and enforces the highest standards to ensure complete client satisfaction.
In her free time Christa can be found travelling to visit her family and friends, enjoying the outdoors and pursuing her passion for art and design of all kinds.
Impact Builders Inc. - construction
Impact Builders Inc. is a family run business, recognized for their unique, high quality homes and their commitment towards client satisfaction. We regard each home as if it were our own, taking a hands on approach to ensure that the finest building materials and optimum workmanship goes into every project.
Impact Builders Inc. has over 17 years’ experience in general contracting, project management, development, framing, foundations, siding and interior finish. In 1997 Impact Builders started at Big White Ski Resort where they specialized in exterior finishing. The natural progression for Impact Builders was to build homes from plans to completion and this came to fruition in 2000. Impact Builders is well-known for their superior craftsmanship and dedication to meeting the needs of the homeowner. Impact Builders Inc. has also completed their own development in the Lower Mission that produced seven high end Custom Homes. A HPO (Home Owner Protection) registered builder, Impact Builders has sought out and maintains a construction team with over 75 years of combined experience, and with their hands-on approach ensures that the finest building materials and optimum workmanship goes into each and every home.