Your Life | Your Business | Your Way

About Us

RE/MAX First Family of Companies are agent-focused real estate brokerages located in East Brunswick, Cranford, Hamilton, Middletown & Brielle New Jersey. We are dedicated to providing a rewarding working environment and simple systems that help agents optimize their time and their productivity. We also support agents who work residential properties or new construction, luxury, commercial and/or bank-owned properties.

We are truly an agent-first company.

Our Focus

RE/MAX First Family of Companies in detail

Agent First

We offer agents support and flexibility that fits their lifestyle whether it is working from home or the office. A constant focus on making our agent’s life better

Focus On Learning

Devoted to helping agents learn everyday through hands on training, an open-sharing environment and one-on-one coaching.


We are a group of full-time agents with a team mentality who share ideas to help increase productivity.

Professional Service

Through our professional administrative staff, we provide the best environment and office for the best agents, yielding top agents and teams. 


Our Company

What RE/MAX First Family of Companies Offers You

Commission Structure & Financial Freedom

We believe agents should be rewarded for their hard work. Therefore we offer some of the industries most aggressive commission plans. We have the RE/MAX monthly investment commission plans as well as traditional split plans that reach a "CAP" which allows agents to then receive 94% of their commissions with minimal monthly investment. Agents are paid their commission the day of closing; no waiting, no games.

Latest Technology

You will have access to a mobile responsive personalized website. Websites integrate with a full CRM automating e-mail marketing allowing follow up to happen automatically. Your website includes landing pages, a home valuation page, and is optimized for Google & Facebook ads. These tools allow your marketing to go to the next level. We assist you by training and maintaining your website. This technology package is worth over $10,000 and is offered to you for FREE

Sales Support & Marketing Assistance

At the RE/MAX First Family of Companies you are free to run your business as you see fit. However, you are not alone. We offer administrative support which allows you to focus more on lead-generation than administrative tasks. We offer services such as Showingtime that will schedule showings for your listings, freeing your time to take care of more crucial aspects of your business. We also assist you with, your marketing needs such as open house ads and just listed/just sold cards.

Leads & Business Growth

Here at the RE/MAX First Family of Companies you are truly able to earn unlimited income. You are not required to sit "floor time" like most traditional real estate offices. Here you receive all your own leads. Who is better than you to work a lead from your own listing? In this digital age, we will show you the tricks of the trade that will help you maximize your leads from the internet.

Customizable Systems

We offer customizable marketing systems to help increase sales. You will have access to buyers pre-listing packets, questionnaires, custom listing presentations and lead capture marketing material, that you will not find at any other office. We show you how to use these systems and set yourself apart from most agents.

Training & Business Development

Our organization is dedicated to providing training for agents to help increase their business. Our training calendar consists of monthly training events, one-on-one consultations with the Broker, and group mastermind sessions.

Hassle Free Transition

Our experienced team has a systemized process to make your transition seamless. We take all the "hassle" during the transition away from you allowing you to focus on growing your business and freeing up your time. Making a transition to a new company is a great opportunity to create new business.

Our Team

RE/MAX First Realty Family of Companies Leadership Team

Carl SanFilippo

Broker | Owner | East Brunswick

Carl became the owner of RE/MAX First in East Brunswick in 2013 with a vision of building an office that focused on agents and their growth. Carl got into the real estate business when he was 24 years old and quickly became a top producer. Ten years later Carl's drive and enthusiasm for the business is what leads RE/MAX First Realty.

Olivier Louis

Broker | Owner | Cranford

Olivier Louis has vast real estate experience. Olivier has been a top producing agent, real estate mentor, and real estate manager.
Olivier is the broker of RE/MAX First II in Cranford and is driven
to help agents increase their business while working less.

Kendall Ramirez

Director of Finance

Kendall has been working with RE/MAX First for over 20 years. As the operations manager, she is responsible for the day-ins and day-outs of the office. She is extremely knowledgeable in her field and provides exceptional service for the agents of both RE/MAX First and RE/MAX First Realty II. Her vast experience makes her an asset for both offices and the staff of RE/MAX First and RE/MAX First Realty II.

Jason Rivera

Director of Business Development

Jason started as an agent with RE/MAX First in 2014. As Director of Business Development for RE/MAX First, Jason’s focus is to bring new talent to the brokerage firm and assist in the growth of their businesses. A thorough understanding of the culture of RE/MAX First allows Jason to find amazing agents that match the values of our company and facilitate offers and employment, all while ensuring that the agents have a pleasant experience.

Victoria Pignataro

Director of Agent Services

Victoria has been with RE/MAX First for over a year, and in that time has helped, many agents make the transition smoothly from their former office to ours. Her attention to detail ensures that each new agent can make the change seamlessly and his or her business does not skip a beat. As well as being head of the onboarding process, she is also responsible for the ordering of real estate marketing material needed by any RE/MAX First Agent.

You learn something new everyday. And to be a good realtor, you have to open yourself to learn something new everyday. So, if you have a broker that you can go to, and say “hey, I have an issue, can you help” He’s (Carl) always there for you…He’s about making the clients happy so that they come back to you.

Donna Tennaro



Being around Olivier and Carl learning what they do and the humbleness of these guys, it has been absolutely amazing. It’s truly motivating

Karim Ramos




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