About RE/MAX

A success story

The story of RE /MAX is one of passion and dedication.

It all started in 1973, when real estate agents Dave and Gail Liniger founded RE /MAX in Denver, Colorado. Later, in 1995, RE /MAX lands in Europe. Walter J. Schneider and Frank J. Polzler carried the hot air balloon over the large pond. Today RE /MAX global supports more than 90,000 agents worldwide. Following his journey around the world and in the community, RE /MAX established himself as the "Leader in the real estate sector".


1973

RE /MAX is born. Gail and Dave Liniger, two real estate agents in their twenties in Denver, Colorado, decide to develop a new real estate concept. They create RE /MAX, an acronym for "Inmobiliaria Máximos", a system that encourages quality real estate sellers to realize and develop their exceptional economic potential.


1978

On his 5 to Birthday, RE /MAX proudly launches its logo, the hot air balloon, and already has 122 offices and 1,180 agents, in the USA. and Canada.


1986

RE /MAX grows to 1,000 offices and more than 10,000 agents.


1995

RE /MAX becomes global in South Africa and Europe, surpassing 40,000 agents.


2004

RE /MAX exceeds 100,000 Agents.

"Everyone wins: history and lessons Behind RE /MAX" book is released.


2008

RE /MAX is in more than 75 countries.


2009

RE /MAX now has more than 7,000 independently owned offices, with more than 90,000 agents in 85 countries around the world.


2012

The familiar red, white and blue RE /MAX hot air balloon can now be found in more than 85 countries around the world, marking an international presence greater than any real estate network.