RE/MAX Garden City Realty Inc. opened its doors for business in St. Catharines July 1, 1984. Although Wayne Quirk had grown up in St. Catharines, he had left the area for university 20 years before. Both he and RE/MAX were new and unknown to the area. Within 18 months, RE/MAX Garden City had grown to 27 salespeople and had become the top producing office, not only in St. Catharines, but in the entire Niagara region. A position we have maintained ever since.
Throughout the next 10 years, and in spite of the heavy recession of the 90’s, RE/MAX Garden City Realty Inc. continued to grow. By 1994, after ten years of operation, we had grown to over 60 salespeople and a market share of well over 30%.
Having reached a strong market dominance position in St. Catharines, it was time to expand outwards. In 1994, RE/MAX Garden City opened in Burlington, acquiring an existing RE/MAX office of about 30 salespeople. Since that time, in the Burlington marketplace, we have expanded into Waterdown with a new North Burlington office opened in 2005. Since opening in Burlington, we have grown to almost 80 salespeople and still continue to grow......READ MORE