"Specialist in Distinctive Homes & Waterfront Properties."
No one knows all that Michigan has to offer better than Mark. He is originally from Grand Rapids and is a graduate of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo with a Degree in Marketing.
Before becoming a Realtor in 2003, Mark was a successful Sales Marketing Director in the corporate sector doing business with many Fortune 500 companies. During this period, he learned several approaches to selling through creative marketing. The transition to Real Estate came naturally; his first introduction to the profession occurred when appointed as the Sales/Marketing Director for the prestigious Lighthouse Pointe Condominiums in St. Joseph, Michigan, which then ignited his passion for Real Estate.
The basic principles of Mark's success are Knowledge, Integrity and Professionalism. He prides himself in providing superior services to every client regardless of the size of the property. Utiliizing his years of knowledge in the real estate profession - along with his local market expertise he works diligently to make buying and selling real estate worry free, effortless and fun. Because he has a deep understanding of the Southwest Michigan lifestyle, he easily navigates his clients through the market allowing their visions to become a reality. Today, Mark team sells with his wife Mary Wortman.
Clients are saying:
"We had a great experience interfacing with Mark/Doug for the sale of our cottage. They were responsive, knowledgeable and a pleasure to work with. Would highly recommend them..."
"Mark was terrific. We spent over a year driving over from Chicago to look at various vacation properties on Lake Michigan with Mark until we finally found the perfect place. He knew the area. He knew the players. He helped us put together offers and counter-offers. He helped us coordinate architects, environmental/dune consultants, septic specialists, attorneys, etc.. The seller(s) kept throwing us curve balls but Mark kept everyone on track. I highly recommend Mark."
"Mark represented us in a very high quality way. He assisted us with a fair and fact based market assessment and ran the whole process professionally. Mark is a great resource for Paw Paw lake properties and we recommend him highly."
"Mark is absolutely great to work with. Buying and selling real estate can be very exciting and also very stressful and Mark really helps take a lot of the stress away by always staying in touch and communicating with both sides (buyer & seller). I have worked with many realtors and Mark is one of the best. He works very hard to keeps things moving along quickly as to avoid delays. Mark is very easy to reach. He most always answers when you call and if not he calls right back. Mark is also very generous and even offered for us to stay at his cottage until we were able to get possession of our new home."
"Mary and Mark Wortman are the best at what they do. They are attentive to every detail, address your all your needs, and do what it takes to get the job done. I have bought and sold property with the Wortmans help and recommend them to friends, associates and anyone looking for a top notch team to handle their real estate needs."