A Quality Team…

J.F. MARKELL HOMES LTD has been an active builder since 1974 and prides itself in its excellent rating awarded by the “Ontario New Home Warranty Program” (now referred to as “Tarion”) since the program inception in 1986. Reputation, experience and hard work over the years have led J.F. Markell Homes Ltd to employ the finest craftsmen, tradesmen and suppliers. They are proud of their team efforts, but more importantly of the finished product.

J.F.MARKELL HOMES LTD has built over a thousand buildings and homes and continues to be a leading builder in the Stormont Dundas and Glengarry area.

In addition to receiving the “Ernest Assaly Award” in 1998 and 1999, in the category of high-rise condominiums, Ontario New Home Warranty Program has recognized J.F. MARKELL HOMES LTD for providing excellence in quality construction and after-sales service for over 40 consecutive years.

John F. Markell, President of J.F. MARKELL HOMES LTD and lifelong resident of Cornwall, Ontario, holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. His education and experience have helped contribute to the success of the fine product and service his company provides


J.F. Markell, active principal, completed his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering, from Queens University in Kingston, Ontario. He opened his business in 1974


Since their inception in 1986, J.F. Markell Homes Ltd. has maintained an excellent rating from the “Ontario New Home Warranty Program” (“Tarion”)


The 90’s were a successful decade for J.F. Markell Homes Ltd; In addition to many local awards, the organization was also recognized provincially


In 2003, J.F. Markell Homes Ltd. was nominated for the prestigious Ernest Assaly award for Builder of the Year


John and his wife Valerie were awarded the “Lifetime Achievement Award” by the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce for their contribution to building and development