If you have ever thought about joining the "graduate school" of real estate companies, here's just some of the reasons you should take into consideration:

  • International name recognition
  • Highly identifiable hot air balloon logo
  • Award winning, red, white and blue yard signs, featuring the sales associate's name in the most prominent position
  • Personal promotion is encouraged rather than just tolerated or even discouraged at some companies
  • Synergy of top producers working together
  • More than 125,000 sales associates worldwide
  • Relocation and Affinity Programs provide additional business sources
  • Exceptional, successful referral network
  • Company communications through the RE/MAX Times, a quarterly newspaper, a new "extranet" exclusively for RE/MAX Associates to network together using the Internet, and a monthly Regional newsletter
  • At RE/MAX, you're really in business for yourself, but not by yourself!
  • Maximum commission concept, so you keep more of what you earn
  • Absolutely NO transaction fees 
  • Using our new, state-of-the-art telephone system, receive ALL your sales calls with direct inward dialing, after all, it's your efforts that generate the call!
  • This unique telephone system allows you to retrieve email, voicemail and your faxes right at your computer. It's a real production booster!
  • Advanced educational offerings through the RE/MAX Satellite Network (RSN), annual RE/MAX International Convention, annual RE/MAX of Michigan Conference and several sales rallies every year
  • Exclusive RE/MAX franchise rights to the City of Portage (Westnedge office)
  • 2 highly visible locations on South Westnedge and Stadium Drive, convenient to lenders, title companies and real estate consumers
  • Completely networked computer system provides advanced technology possibilities, including high speed Internet access, instant e-mail notification, use of distributed software saving you the cost of a software purchase, MLS access without the expense of a dedicated telephone line and a lot more.
  • RE/MAX Advantage offers a menu of office options including private, semi-private, cubicles and our new "virtual office" program for the professional that works primarily from their home office
  • A highly trained, experienced, support staff that really understands and supports the associates
  • Owners, Shelly Pattison, Jerry Kamm and Al Rowe are available to offer leadership, experience (nearly 100 years between them!), support and guidance, are active in the industry, but are not in competition with the sales associates

More Information

Want to know more? Just give Al Rowe a call at (269) 488-7693 to schedule a confidential interview, or E-mail to or for the big picture, visit