About Us

The Lawen Group is the controlling company for Dexel and Paramount Management (Paramount), providing property development and management services across Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM). Since 1972, the Lawen Group has forged a reputation for superior construction and management for a large portfolio of properties including 1,200 residential units and 300,000 square feet of commercial retail and office space throughout HRM.

Dexel serves as the design-build development arm of the company, managing all aspects of a project’s development from preliminary designs to the final building commissioning. Using industry-leading design software and sustainable building solutions, Dexel has become one of Halifax’s premier urban mixed-use developers.

Paramount Management (Paramount) serves as the company’s full-service property management firm. With properties located in the most sought-after neighbourhoods of Halifax and Dartmouth, Paramount specializes in managing apartments and mixed-use residential units. Paramount is one of HRM’s leading property management firms, known for providing its residents with high-quality rental spaces, personalized attention, and continued landlord support. 

Using this integrated strategy, the Lawen Group companies provide partners and residents with over 50 years of combined experience in every aspect of property design, construction, and management. As a family owned company, the Lawen Group is deeply rooted in strong community values with a shared vision that each property will help shape the future of HRM for generations to come.