“The intrinsic value of our company comes from our relationships with trades, employees, customers, and partners. We seek out those who demonstrate honesty, integrity, fairness, reliability, and the pursuit of excellence”.

John started working in the construction industry as a labourer in 1987.  Since then he has gained over 30 years of experience as a successful framer, framing contractor, home builder, and land developer in the Fraser Valley.  

John has extensive knowledge of Chilliwack and the surrounding areas – a result of his passion for the community, hiking, and building & selling real estate.

John has also built an extensive network of long-term relationships with professional local tradespeople, architects, engineers, consultants, and city officials.

John believes that being profitable is only one piece of the puzzle to achieving success as a business person.

Karvin Developments Ltd

Vander Hoek Construction is now Karvin Developments Ltd. because our business has grown to become a collective effort of many excellent women and men who share these values.

Karvin Developments’ team of strong, experienced managers and perceptive carpenters offer a broad selection of thoughtfully-crafted homes.  They have developed a proactive warranty and service plan that continues long after you have moved in.

Strong Relationships are Key to Quality Construction

Solid relationships within the community ensure you that all necessary and reputable professionals and trades will be working with Karvin Developments on your home.  In this continuously evolving industry, the Karvin team attends training and education programs so you can be confident your home is built to the most current standards.

Karvin Developments will continue developing within our community to build homes that will exceed your expectations.

Our Mission

To constantly strive for better ways to build successful projects for our clients.

To maximize the potential of our people by utilizing their knowledge and skills to ensure we are at the forefront of the construction industry.

To ensure we deal with clients, subcontractors, suppliers, consultants, and our employees with the highest integrity and in an exemplary business manner.