Our Team of Experts
Dan Gutfreund, Top Producer
In less than 10 years Dan Gutfreund has built a highly recognized brand employing over a dozen advisors and carrying out hundreds of real estate transactions. As head of The Dan Gutfreund Realty Group, Dan has created a full-service real estate buying and selling experience.
Approaching $70 million in sales, the staff at Gutfreund Realty have become the local mavens for all things real estate. The agency’s growth, volume, and experience have consistently placed them among the top professionals in the real estate industry in Michigan as well as being a nationally ranked firm.
Much of Gutfreund Realty’s success is due to the personalized service provided to every client. The Dan Gutfreund Realty Group is tremendously customer service oriented, and absolutely dedicated to their Michigan buyers and sellers.
Throughout his career, Dan Gutfreund has been successful in many diverse aspects of construction and real estate. He has worked for a number of urban developers, city planners, residential brokers, and commercial lenders.
Call Dan at 248-497-4646
Candice Rich, CNE®, Fine Homes Specialist
Candice Rich a luxury Multi-Million Dollar Top Producing Agent, an accomplished business professional and skilled negotiator. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan and graduated from Walsh College of Accountancy & Business; later establishing and owning a successful Accounting Firm for over 20 years.
Living and investing in the heart of Oakland County bestows Candice a solid knowledge of the local area. Passionate about giving back, Candice has established many community ties through her ongoing participation in several local charities and events.
With emphasis on present and future market values, while meeting the desired needs of her Buyers, Candice’s innate ability to find the prefect home has garnered her many referrals and repeat business. Homes sold with Candice benefit from her financial expertise and strong negotiating skills, allowing them the greatest exposure to gain a qualified buyer and receiving the maximum price for their home.
Candice is a valuable asset to the Dan Gutfreund Realty Group; consistently providing the highest level of white glove service and integrity that all clients should expect and deserve.
Call Candice at 248-724-6124
Michelle Yurich, Real Estate Specialist
Michelle is a well-respected Realtor with 30 years experience as an agent in the tri-county area of metro Detroit. She is an established leader in lakefront and luxury home representation and welcomes properties at all sale levels. Michelle is happy to be part of the Signature Sotheby’s International Realty family as it is the perfect fit for her professional style and mutual expectation of a commitment to excellence.
Prior to her residential real estate career, Michelle was the area Marketing Director for American Multi-Cinema Movie Theaters where she worked in the marketing of the movie theaters and the films themselves. Michelle gained her strong work ethic while growing up as she watched the development of their family business, Nicholas George Theatres, one of the first independent movie theater chains in metro Detroit. She moved through the ranks and after college entered the management of operations of her family’s movie theater chain until it was eventually sold.
Michelle is proud to have completed her MBA with a Master’s degree in Finance from Wayne State University. This experience enhanced the business acumen she developed at Michigan State University as an undergraduate along with her real world business experience.
Honesty, hard work and integrity along with a strong understanding of the dynamics of the real estate transaction have led Michelle through her successful career in business. The ability to forge strong and trusted relationships with colleagues and clients allow her clients to be ensured their transaction will receive the white glove treatment from start to finish.
Michelle lives in West Bloomfield, Michigan with her husband Mark of 31 years. They have raised 3 children, each on to their own careers. In her personal time she enjoys outdoor activities including boating, golfing, taking walking, baking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
You will find Michelle a personable, knowledgeable and a trusted advisor for your real estate needs. She will help guide you through the process and advocate for your best interests. Give her a call and discuss how Michelle can help you make your next move, the right move.
Call Michelle at 248-346-6381
Lori Green, Real Estate Specialist
With over 20 years of sales experience in advertising and Business to Business sales, Lori is well suited as a real estate professional when it comes to servicing her clientele and making sure their ultimate experience is seamless and stress free. Joining Signature Sotheby’s International Realty in 2014, Lori has grown her real estate portfolio and career by doubling her business every year. Her clients respect her no pressure attitude in the day to day interactions and when it comes to negotiating, Lori gets the results needed for a successful transaction.
“Living abroad in Asia and working in field market research for the Television industry has enhanced the depth of my service for my clientele. My executive experience in nonprofit has permitted me to navigate various communities in Metro Detroit. Meeting my clients’ needs and doing the research to achieve your goals and dreams is paramount. I welcome the opportunity to guide you in the process of selling or buying your home.”
Call Lori at 248-672-4451
Justina Lange, Client Relations Manager
Justina’s passion for Real Estate began at a very young age. Her first position at 15 was an Executive Closing Assistant at Weichert Realtors Excel. Here, Justina gained majority of her Real Estate knowledge by working directly for Top Producers and Asset Managers for REO properties. While working full time, Justina managed to graduate from Walsh College earning a Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Management. To utilize her degree, Justina went off to Corporate America and had an Indirect Purchasing position at Meritor. This job allowed her to travel, gain corporate experience and make relationships with co-workers, customers and suppliers all over the world. While Justina was at Meritor her passion for Real Estate never went away which is why she made the switch and joined The Dan Gutfreund Realty Group.
For Dan, Justina is the Client Relations Manager handling all aspects of a Real Estate transaction. She manages all marketing and drives follow ups to ensure a home is reaching all potential buyers across the globe. Justina earns the trust of Sellers by directing the best group of professionals to market their home by photography, videography, social media, and creating all marketing material. A professor from Walsh College once said, “Trust Justina, and your trust will be rewarded.”
Call Justina at 248-385-0794
Dan and his team are trusted advisers and realtors for a diverse mixture of Michigan buyers and sellers. Under the Signature Sotheby’s brand, the Dan Gutfreund Realty Group has exclusive ability to market their listings to a local and international audience. Areas of service include:
FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS
COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE
Sotheby’s adds even more value to their service and provides an internationally known standard of excellence. The key to Dan and his team’s success is experience. They have seasoned realtors that have a solution for each unique property whether your home is $50,000 or $50,000,000. Enjoy a feeling of professionalism, quality and success with The Dan Gutfreund Realty Group.