About Rexton Developments

For the past twenty years, Rexton Developments has been working to improve communities through innovative and thoughtful real estate development. At Rexton, we care deeply about the well-being of the towns and communities we service, and take pride in our expert planning, development and revitalization of communities that may be at risk.

Projects range from industrial, commercial, rental and residential developments. Our diverse portfolio features a variety of sites across Southern Ontario, including plazas, industrial space, indoor and outdoor storage facilities, office space, automobile storage pounds, medical facilities and new homes.

Strong Industry Relationships

Rexton Developments has cultivated and nurtured relationships with industry leaders such as builders, architects and city planners to continually meet the highest of standards for every project. Our organizational background is in the real estate and construction industry, with strong ties to property management and financial services through our sister company Rexton Commercial Realty Advisors Inc.

Entrepreneurial Approach

As a leader in the property development space, we are always looking for ways to innovate and leverage our knowledge to solve problems and identify opportunities.  

Expert Insight

Rexton founders Tony Romanelli and Rocco Forgione have been working together for more than twenty years. Both bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to each project, and personally oversee every aspect of planning and implementation directly.


Tony Romanelli: Co-Founder of Rexton Developments

Tony has been developing properties since the age of seventeen. With years of experience, Tony has developed a vast knowledge of all sectors of the real estate industry. He has created and continues to operate a number of successful, synergistic businesses related to construction, outdoor media, and manufacturing.

Tony’s goal in real estate is, and has always been, to identify opportunities in the marketplace and provide innovative solutions to fulfill the needs of the industry.

Rocco Forgione: Co-Founder of Rexton Developments

With more than thirty years of experience, Rocco has an extensive background in the real estate sector. As a commercial real estate broker, Rocco oversees all of the acquisition, planning and developing processes for Rexton Developments.  He brings a depth of real estate, financial and property management knowledge to the organization, and offers a unique combination of construction and land development expertise.

Meet the Rest of the Rexton Team