About Us


We depend on our homes and our name to be our legacy.

Homes by Highgate construct homes that display a distinct personality. Upon closer examination the quality of our construction is of the highest caliber.

The name Highgate has been a part of real estate in the Halifax area for over 15 years and its history is full of integrity and success. Today you can find Homes by Highgate in unique projects throughout metro offering stunning homes that are surprisingly affordable.

Graham SchlenderOwner and Project Manager Graham Schlender was an MBA graduate in 2005, and has been sucessfully running Highgate for the past 8 years. Graham has built a basis for understanding value and offering that to clients, having a true eye for detail, creating beautiful quality built homes. He sits on the board for The Atlantic Home Warranty program, having a strong reputation among his peers and a knowledge that only comes from a true ‘hands on’ approach in the construction process.

CJ LewinCJ Lewin grew up in Halifax, NS and is a graduate of Dalhousie University with a degree in Business Management. He plays an important role on site coordinating trades and materials. Cj works his magic with clients and on site staff to move the house to completion.