RE/MAX Reviews

Updated August 24, 2014
Updated August 24, 2014
205 Reviews

4.1
205 Reviews
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RE/MAX CEO and Director Margaret M. Kelly
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Creating a work life balance is very achievable at this company, and a great option for those with children (in 5 reviews)

  • Relaxing, fun, meet lots of great people, and get to work with lots of great employees (in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • Commission based which is unstable form income (in 7 reviews)

  • the expensive desk fees are really the only con (in 6 reviews)

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  1.  

    I have worked for several brand name real estate companies. Remax is by far the cream if the crop. None better

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Real Estate Agent  in  Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Real Estate Agent in Pittsburgh, PA

    I have been working at RE/MAX full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Freedom yet unlimited office support. 95% commission

    Cons

    Uncertainty of sale. Must be pro active

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stay exactly the same--supportive and caring!!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Entrepreneurs welcomed...

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Irvine, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA

    I have been working at RE/MAX full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great energy
    Great Leadership
    Opportunity to grow
    Ability to coach and lead
    Cohesive team

    Cons

    None
    Nothing
    Ask others
    There is alway room for improvement
    Better WiFi services

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to create a team-based working environment

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    Great work environment, learning experience of the business

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at RE/MAX part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    learning new things, meeting new people. acquiring new skills as each day is different and am constantly meeting new people. Great location of the business too. Treat their employees well.

    Cons

    having strong deadlines and dealing with pressures from others.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    great office culture

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Best Realty Company!

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Realtor  in  Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Realtor in Washington, DC

    I have been working at RE/MAX full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Commission Structure, Training Availability, Collaborative Culture Among Agents

    Cons

    Can't think of anything I don't like!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Opportunity for driven individuals

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at RE/MAX part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Time invested will pay off.

    Cons

    No steady income, commission pay depends on market flows.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Fulfilling individuals dreams of owning & selling a home.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Licensed Assistant  in  Gilbert, AZ
    Current Employee - Licensed Assistant in Gilbert, AZ

    I have been working at RE/MAX full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Helping individuals with their real estate needs.

    Cons

    I have nothing negative to say.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great company to work for inside and out even if you are new to real estate

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Realtor  in  Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Realtor in Dallas, TX

    I worked at RE/MAX full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    flexible, great support, positive attitudes and disposition

    Cons

    some systems and processes need updating

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest for success

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Realtor

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    Former Employee - American Marketing  in  Indianapolis, IN
    Former Employee - American Marketing in Indianapolis, IN

    I worked at RE/MAX full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great pay but it is on commision if you sell alot of houses.

    Cons

    Commission only. If you do not sell houses then you make no money.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great group of professionals to work with

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Real Estate Agent  in  Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Real Estate Agent in Houston, TX

    I have been working at RE/MAX full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great support and training year around.

    Cons

    This type of business is 100% commission so you have to budget

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work and continue to offer the training.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Sales Associate

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at RE/MAX full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great company and brand. Agents are given a lot of flexibility to run their business the way it works best for them.

    Cons

    Since going public, the type of information coming from corporate has changed (guess they have to watch what they say).

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