RE/MAX Colonial is a real estate brokerage firm, specializing in selling and renting property in Antigua Guatemala and its surroundings. Our mission is to assist clients in buying, selling or renting real estate through a personalized, high quality service. The company was founded in response to the growing demand for property in the colonial city, which for its beauty and history attracted much local and international customers, and for the need for a more professional, ethical service. We focus our product in second homes, land for residential or commercial development, farms and commercial property.
The company is a franchise of RE/MAX International, which has an innovative system, designed to recruit and retain the best sellers in the market, providing a crucial support and coaching to develop our business. Because of this, the company has the best real estate agents in Antigua Guatemala. They have extensive experience in real estate and high local market knowledge.
Additionally, RE/MAX International provides business support in marketing and training, and provides a wide network of around 100,000 associates in over 60 countries, which facilitates the service to consumers around the world. RE/MAX Colonial offers properties in the city of Antigua Guatemala and its surroundings, although it also promotes and sells properties in Guatemala City and in tourist areas of Guatemala: Lake Atitlan, Lake Amatitlán, the Pacific Coast, Coban.
In September 2006, the founders travel to Mexico to sign the franchise contract and recieve their first training.
In April 2007, RE/MAX Colonial opens its doors in a temporary location and starts recieving its first clients. The company closed the year with a positive net profit, a well managed admnistration, and an “100% Club” award in the RE/MAX International Convention in Las Vegas. In December 2007 the company moves to its ideal location: one block away from the Central Park in an old XVIII Century Colonial house.
2008 turned out to be an espectacular year for the office, managing to attract successful local brokers who had excellent background and experience in the industry. This year the company surpassed the number of associates requested from the franchise and wins three awards in the RE/MAX Internacional Convention in Las Vegas: “Executive Club”, “Platinum Club” y “Top Office Net Associate Gain”. This year the Company is recognized as the lider Real Estate Company in Antigua Guatemala.
2009 was a tough year for RE/MAX Colonial as it suffered from the hurt economies around the world, especially in the United States. However, this year the company managed to remodel the office to better suite its brokers and customers and manages to win 2 awards in the RE/MAX International Convention in Orlando Florida: “Executive Club” and “100% Club”. At the end of the year the Company celebrates its 3rd Aniversary throwing a spectacular bash for its associates, customers and local crowd.