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Why RE/MAX?

RE/MAX Eastern is the locally owned brokerage of the world's leading real estate company.  With offices in 65 countries and more than 125,000 sales associates nobody sells more real estate than RE/MAX.

RE/MAX offices from Saint John's to Victoria now negotiate one out of every 3 homes sold in Canada.  Nobody in the country sells more real estate than RE/MAX.

In the Greater Peterborough Area, RE/MAX Eastern consistently sells more than 36% of all the homes, cottages, multi-family, commercial and other properties which come on the market.  In fact, RE/MAX Eastern has been the local real estate sales leader each year since 1984.

RE/MAX has been the real estate agency of choice for more people in Peterborough and the area than any other company for the past 28 years.


Who is RE/MAX Eastern?

When you deal with RE/MAX Eastern you can count on quality representation you can trust.  Something to remember when buying or selling a home or other real estate investment.  The RE/MAX Eastern organization is an extraordinary team of talented hardworking real estate professionals.  Many associates have been practicing real estate for more than 10 years, some for 20 years or longer.

Every real estate agent is licensed by the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO) and must take 24 hours of study each 2 years.  Many RE/MAX sales representatives go further, earning their Real Estate Brokers license and professional designations in Appraisal, Commercial and Investment, Relocation and other specialties.

An experienced management team provides ongoing training and support for the 4 main branches and 5 satellite offices.

The company was founded in 1980 by John M. Bowes who remains in our office on a consulting basis.  Bowes is a veteran of more than 50 years in Peterborough real estate, first as manager of Ridout Real Estate, then 15 years as president of Bowes and Cocks Limited before founding his own firm which is now RE/MAX Eastern.  In 2013 John Hope, who has been with RE/MAX for over 25 years, became the Owner of RE/MAX Eastern.