Venice, FL, April 07, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- German natives Jan and Karin Heitmann have joined RE/MAX Alliance Group in the Venice office.
After vacationing in Florida for many years, they moved to the Venice area 13 years ago. Both have extensive sales and customer service experience, and hold the Short Sales and Foreclosure (SFR) designation.
Jan Heitmann, a Broker-Associate with five years of real estate experience, has a background in pharmaceutical/clinic sales. He traveled throughout the European Union for 15 years as a representative for GlaxoSmithKline. He has also worked as a resort manager on Siesta Key and as an operations manager for a hurricane shutter company.
Raised in Büsum, Germany, Jan has a Master’s Degree in Science from the University of Kiel, following in his father’s footsteps to teach high school biology and English as a second language. During his collegiate career, he taught German at two schools in Sheffield, England.
Karin Heitmann, a Realtor with 10 years of real estate experience, also spent 15 years as a pharmaceutical sales representative. A native of Konstanz, Germany, she worked for Solvay Pharmaceuticals, traveling Europe to represent the company at medical conventions.
She started her real estate career working for a Bradenton, Florida builder. She was also an immigration assistant at a law firm in Sarasota. Realizing that financing plays an important role in real estate transactions, Karin decided to obtain her mortgage broker’s license to better assist her customers in securing financing.
The Venice office is located at 1314-B East Venice Ave, Venice, Florida 34285. Jan can be reached at (941) 587-7129 or JanHeit@gmail.com. Karin can be reached at (941) 587-6834 or Karin.Heitmann@gmail.com.
RE/MAX Alliance Group is a full-service real estate company that has been serving the residential and commercial real estate needs of southwest Florida for more than 20 years. With more than 300 agents and staff, RE/MAX Alliance Group is the Number One RE/MAX in Florida based on transactions and volume, and the Number 10 RE/MAX in the nation based on transactions. RE/MAX Alliance Group offers real estate solutions in Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte counties in Florida, with offices in Sarasota, Bradenton, Anna Maria, University Park, Venice, Siesta Key and Englewood. Website: www.alliancegroupfl.com.