We Really Love What We Do.

There's a difference when you work with a real estate team that truly loves what they do. From the getgo, you'll feel at ease as we walk you through our buyer and seller guides. We pride ourselves on providing a no-pressure environment where everyone feels comfortable. We know first-hand how exceptional the Sea to Sky experience is. We also know how overwhelming it can feel to begin or end the Whistler chapter of your life. However, we believe reaching your next dream shouldn’t be so stressful, so we’re here to take care of you and the details.









Meet Dean Linnell


Dean has lived in Whistler for 26 years and is passionate about the Whistler real estate business. He moved from Kenora in Northwestern Ontario in 1992. With beginnings in ski coaching and fly fishing guiding here in the Whistler Valley, Dean quickly moved over to real estate sales in 1998. Dean also has a strong background in the Whistler mountain bike scene and organizes the NIMBY Fifty mountain bike race in Pemberton, and participates in several other elite mountain bike races throughout the year.

At The Whistler Real Estate Company, Dean's team consists of real estate specialists who focus on the needs of buyers or sellers in each segment of the Whistler property market. He also employs a highly trained administrative staff. His clients benefit from expert market knowledge, dedicated service, and unparalleled results. In fact, over the past 20 years Dean has helped over 1000 families buy and sell properties in Whistler with sales totalling over $300 million.

Dean and his wife, Betsy along with their two boys, Jack and Peter, and chocolate lab, Lucy are proud to call Whistler home.

📞 604-935-9313
📧 [email protected]

Meet Betsy Linnell


Betsy Linnell is a senior level strategic marketer with over 20 years experience in the areas of brand development and management, marketing planning and project management. She has done work in the areas of tourism, accommodation, products & services, retail, food & beverage, real estate and events. Betsy puts this experience and insight to work for the Linnell Group ensuring that our marketing program is strategic, targeted and most importantly, effective. 

When Betsy is not helping us market our services and your property, she is the Managing Director of B-Line Marketing Management, a boutique marketing agency based in Pemberton, BC.

📞 604-905-8017
📧 [email protected]

Meet Jennifer Wilson


Jennifer was born and raised in Calgary where she learned about business and working with people at an early age at their family run community drug store. Jennifer graduated from the Business program at Mount Royal University and has over 25 years experience as an administrative assistant and more than 18 years experience providing support services to real estate agents.  

As a self proclaimed techie, Jennifer loves to experiment with cutting edge technology to help streamline tasks, optimize communication and ensure real estate transactions run smoothly from start to finish. 

Jennifer joined Dean and The Linnell Group back in 2009 and prioritizes her attention to detail and nurturing relationships with team members and clients alike. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, dabbling in interior design, gardening and getting away to their family cabin in BC.


"They were super helpful, fast, and efficient, we cannot recommend them enough."

I followed Dean Linnell for some time before we sold our apartment with him. He is very helpful about Whistler real estate generally and provides useful information specific to your needs also. When we decided we wanted to sell our apartment, they were super helpful, fast and efficient, we cannot recommend them enough. We sold our apartment quickly and for a good price. Everything went smoothly.

We use cookies to enhance your browsing experience and deliver our services. By continuing to visit this site, you agree to our use of cookies. More info