Clayton Developments…Over half a century of successful communities.

Clayton Developments Limited (Clayton) is a subsidiary of The Shaw Group of
Companies, a multi-facetted organization involved in manufacturing, resource utilization, new home construction, and land development. Shaw and its various subsidiaries are seven-time award recipients of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies.

First incorporated in 1959, Clayton has over 50 years of successful operation in metro Halifax. A full service real estate development company, we have been responsible for the planning and constructing such notable communities as: Clayton Park and Clayton Park West, Colby Village, Knightsridge, Sheffield-in-the-Park, Ridgevale, Portland Hills, Russell Lake West, The Ravines of Bedford South. To date, these projects have supplied housing opportunities for over 55,000 residents of Halifax Regional Municipality and hosted more than 1.2 million square feet of retail and office space.

Five years ago, the company partnered with a highly successful homebuilder to develop what will be metro’s largest and most comprehensively planned community: The Parks of West Bedford. This is a 30 year project, intended to accommodate upwards of 20,000 people and over 1.5 million square feet of commercial and institutional space.

Our reputation for integrity and leadership in the land development business is widely known. From the senior most positions in the organization to the youngest members of staff, the company is truly committed to ensuring quality living experiences for its residents. Clayton’s overwhelming success is reflected in its long-standing mission statement:


  “Clayton Developments Limited is committed to building communities of the highest possible standard. The decisions we make today are guided by a tradition of integrity, value-added customer service, and a never-ending pursuit of excellence.”