Chuck Marunde, CEO of iRealty

Freedom for Real Estate BrokersMeet Chuck Marunde, J.D.

Chuck Marunde is our Designated Broker and our Founder and CEO. Chuck has been in real estate going back 37 years, including 20 years as a real estate attorney, an escrow officer, and a consultant to Realtors around the country.  Chuck started in real estate as a salesman and associate broker in Alaska in the mid-1970′s before going to Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane to specialize in real estate.  He has personally closed 100′s of transactions as an escrow officer, negotiated hundreds of transactions as a broker, and has extensive experience in buying and selling real estate.  He has years of experience in foreclosures, short sales, private financing, and handling complex negotiations.  When other brokers don’t know what to do, they often call Chuck.

Chuck’s Sequim Real Estate Blog has over 1,500 articles written specifically about buying real estate in Sequim.  This is the single largest real estate resource for buyers on the Olympic Peninsula. Please take a look at Chuck’s blog by clicking on this image below or go to Sequim Real Estate Blog.

Chuck is the author of several books, including Sequim Real Estate: A Buyer’s Guide, Buying & Selling Real Estate in the Rain Shadow, and The New World of Marketing for Real Estate Agents.  These books are available on in paperback and in eBook editions for the Kindle or iPad.

The success of the iRealty business model, the values of iRealty, and our commitment to our clients were all affirmed in 2013 when Chuck became the number one individual selling broker of single family homes in total volume for the entire year.

On a personal note, Chuck moved to Sequim 20 years ago and raised his own children in Sequim. Jesse, Chuck’s oldest son, became the second strongest man in the world and had a wonderful International career as a professional strongman. Bristol, his middle son, is a professional mixed martial artist and has fought all over the United States. Brady, his youngest son played professional basketball and is now living his dream as a commercial fisherman in Alaska. And Chuck’s youngest, Sabrina, is a talented musician getting ready for college.

Chuck Marunde

You can call Chuck anytime to interview him on the phone and see if you feel he is a personality you would enjoy working with.  Or better yet, buy him a double short latte extra hot at Starbucks.

Chuck’s Full Resume and Education as a Sequim Real Estate Broker
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Chuck’s Direct Phone Number is 360-775-5424

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  • The Ugliest House in Sequim July 15, 2017
    Perhaps we should have a contest called the ugliest house in Sequim. That might create a fun photo album. I’ve seen some homes that could compete for the ugliest house in Sequim, but you could add Port Townsend and Port Angeles as strong competitors. The Ugliest House This 3-story home is the brightest yellow and a […]
  • Is The Real Estate Market Seasonal in Sequim? July 3, 2017
    Nearly every real estate market has a seasonal effect. Who hasn’t asked the rhetorical question, “Doesn’t the market slow down in the winter months,” or “Isn’t the real estate market seasonal, so that it picks up in the spring and summer?” That is true almost everywhere in the U.S., but it is not true in […]
  • What If I Can’t Find The Right Home in Sequim? June 28, 2017
    It may be hard to find the right home in Sequim, so what do you do if you’re having a hard time finding one? This article will give you the knowledge and the resources to find the right home in Sequim, and having helped many clients over the last two decades do exactly that, I’ve […]
  • From Sequim to Fishing in Alaska June 17, 2017
    This young man is from Sequim but now he is fishing in Alaska, as he does every summer. This is my son, Brady Marunde. A lot of people who move to Sequim love fishing for Salmon, trout, and bass. My son loves fishing too, but since my family is from Alaska, it was natural that Brady would gravitate […]

Random Testimonial

  • ~ Testimony by Ken and Sara

    "Our experience in working with Chuck Marunde was very enjoyable, he is a knowledgeable, dedicated professional who knows the real estate market extremely well. The thing we like most about Chuck is that he is a realist, he is very well versed in what is going on in the current volatile market and he understands "true value" in the market. Chuck is a honest and loyal leader in his field who really goes the extra mile to please the customer at every level. Having the legal background is a real bonus when it comes to negotiating a real estate transaction, Chuck is the guy you want in your corner when you come to the buying table. "

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